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Great News: Solar City and Tesla Hatch a Plan to Lower the Cost of Solar Power
Business  (tags: Tesla, Car Manufacturer, Solar City, Energy Services, Corporations, Solar Power, Lower Costs, Electricity, US, Science Technology )

Brian
- 29 days ago - technologyreview.com
"Tesla and Solar City say their vast manufacturing operations will make solar the cheapest source of electricity in the United States."
Reality Check: Germany Does Not Get Half of Its Energy From Solar Panels
Science & Tech  (tags: Carbon and De-carbonization, Electricity, Energy Security, Communications and Messaging, Solar Power, Utilities, Climate, Efficiency, Environmental Policy, Environment, Renewables, Electricity Grid, Energy, Energy and Economy )

Brian
- 58 days ago - theenergycollective.com
"Germany does not get half of its electricity from solar panels, instead the figure is around ten times lower. Last year only 4.5% of Germany's gross electricity generation came from solar panels, far short of 50%."
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Africa Bring Electricity to 50 Million People for the First Time
World  (tags: AFRICA, develoment, electricity, society, poverty, economy, society, worldpolitics )

Cal
- 95 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Right now, there's a new bill in the Senate--the Energize Africa Act--that will help Africa bring electricity to 50 million people for the first time. We need t
Taking on the Challenges of An Increasingly Electrified World
Science & Tech  (tags: Electricity, Energy, Energy Policy, IEA, International Energy Agency, Coal, Dirty Energy, Growing Energy Demand, Global, Renewable Energy )

Brian
- 159 days ago - iea.org
"We must get it right, but we're on the wrong path at the moment," she added. "Growing use of coal globally is overshadowing progress in renewable energy deployment, and the emissions intensity of the electricity system has not changed in 20 years..."
Enron-Style Price Gouging Is Making a Comeback
Business  (tags: Electricity, Energy, Energy Policy, Corporate Agenda, Wall Street, Enron, price gouging, soaring rates )

Brian
- 167 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
"The price of electricity would soar under the latest scheme by Wall Street financial engineers to game the electricity markets."
Energy Storage: The Key to a Smarter Power Grid
Business  (tags: business, economy, Energy grids, electricity )

Ray
- 171 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Energy grids across the world are struggling to cope with a surge in demand for electricity and increasingly volatile supply from renewable power sources.
Help Shut Off NSA'S Electricity
Science & Tech  (tags: NSA, electricity, Fourth Amendment Protection Act, Washington State, Oklahoma, Florida, Indiana, spying, intrude of privacy )

Dandelion
- 268 days ago - act.rootsaction.org
Thank you for supporting the Fourth Amendment Protection Act. If you're not in Washington State, Oklahoma, Florida, or Indiana (which already have bills introduced), you should work on advancing the same in your state.
U.S. Home Electricity Use Declines for 3rd Straight Year
Business  (tags: economy, americans, environment, energy, electricity, sustainabledevelopment, SustainableDevelopment, greenbuilding, society, oil, devices, gadgets )

Michael
- 293 days ago - cbc.ca
The average amount of electricity consumed in US homes has fallen to levels last seen more than a decade ago, back when the smartest device in people's pockets was a Palm pilot and anyone talking about a tablet was probably an archaeologist or a preacher.
New Research Finds Electrical Current in Plants - Clean Energy? - Via Why Don't You Try This?
Science & Tech  (tags: Interesting News, Science and Technology, Plant Research, Electricity, CO2 emissions, Nanotechnology, Energy Technology )

Victoria
- 335 days ago - whydontyoutrythis.com
Stanford engineers have generated an electrical current by tapping into and siphoning off the electrons of individual algae cells using a gold nanoelectrode. This is carbon-free bioelectricity with no CO2 emissions, by-products are protons and oxygen.
WiTricity Charges Forward With Wireless Electricity
Science & Tech  (tags: computers, concept, electricity, interesting, NewTechnology, research, science, technology )

Frans
- 415 days ago - industrytap.com
The world disposes of 40 billion batteries each year; many lay corroding in dumps, polluting ground water. And take one look under your desk and you might get an idea of how entangled the world is in electric wire...
Electrify Africa! Give 50 Million Africans Electricity for the First Time ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, Africa, electricity, protection, environment )

Cher
- 437 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
In sub-Saharan Africa, seven out of ten people lack access to electricity. Children are forced to do their homework by candlelight, and roads fall into complete darkness at night. Ninety million sub-Saharan children have no electricity at school,
Unclean at Any Speed
Science & Tech  (tags: research, concept, environment, design, science, Elictric cars, fossil fuels, electricity, EVs, NewTechnology, energy )

Michael
- 468 days ago - spectrum.ieee.org
Electric cars don't solve the automobile's environmental problems.
Equal Opportunity as a Human Right! Can You Sign You Name?
World  (tags: equal opportunity, elf, equal life foundation, children, reading, writing, water, electricity, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, asia, china, ethics, HumanRights, humans, news, politics, UnitedNations, world, society, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Bernard
- 491 days ago - garbrielleslifejourney.blogspot.com
Facts on the Reality of this World: -At least 80% of humanity lives on less than $10 a day. -More than 80 percent of the world's population lives in countries where income differentials are widening -Number of children in the world 2.2 billion
Scientists Hack Photosynthesis for Electricity
Science & Tech  (tags: plants, electricity, discovery, research, science, scientists, environment, energy, technology )

Michael
- 519 days ago - mnn.com
As humans scour the Earth for energy, venturing farther offshore and deeper underground, a new study suggests the answer has been under our noses all along. Rather than chasing finite fossils fuels, it focuses on Earth's original power plants: plants.
Plugging In to Plant Roots
Science & Tech  (tags: energy, science, research, concept, design, plants, electricity, technology, green living, green sustainable )

Michael
- 620 days ago - spectrum.ieee.org
Cast-off electrons in a plant's roots can provide electricity, a Dutch team reports. Now, through a spin-off company, it hopes to grow grassy generators on rooftops and promote decentralized electrical production in wetlands in developing countries.
 

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