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Fuelling the future

When fossil fuels run out, we'll need an alternative. Sunshine and water offer an almost endless source of energy.

Today, alternative energy provides only a tiny proportion of our energy. It will take a lot of political will to shift the balance of research away from fossil-fuel technology. But scientists are already looking at how nanotechnology could help us turn alternative energy sources into a power to be reckoned with.



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Sunshine and water offer an almost endless source of energy.
Sunshine and water offer an almost endless source of energy.

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