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Surge in Renewables Remakes CaliforniaâEUR(TM)s Energy Landscape
Green Lifestyle  (tags: green, sustainable, technology, California, Alternative Energy, globalwarming, greenliving, greenproducts, health, goodnews )

- 93 days ago -
Thanks to favorable geography, innovative government policies, and businesses that see the benefits of clean energy investments, California is closing in on its goal of generating a third of its electricity from renewables by 2020.
Electric-Car Drivers Trading Gas for Solar Power
Green Lifestyle  (tags: solar power, alternative energy, renewable energy, cars, autos, vehicles, transportation, electric cars, hybrids, Detroit )

- 299 days ago -
Owners of electric vehicles have already gone gas-free. Now, a growing number are powering their cars with sunlight.
While Governments Back Fossil Fuels and Nuclear, Popular Renewables Boom
Green Lifestyle  (tags: greenliving, greenproducts, energy, alternative energy, fossil fuels, fossil fuels lobby, world, society, environment, Sustainabililty, protection )

- 355 days ago -
Many governments from the UK to Australia are defying the popular will as they push for fossil fuels and nuclear power.
Renewables Account For More Than Half of 2014′s New U.S. Energy Capacity
Green Lifestyle  (tags: alternative energy, us, usa, greenliving, green, environment, energy, coolstuff, conservation, eco-friendly, interesting, Sustainabililty )

- 402 days ago -
According to the latest Energy Infrastructure Update from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, solar and wind energy constituted more than half of the new generating capacity in the country for the first half of 2014.
This Island Is The First In The World To Be Powered Fully By Wind And Water
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, energy, environment, humans, wind power, alternative energy, green, greenliving, sustainable, technology, Sustainabililty )

- 482 days ago -
The smallest and southernmost of Spain's Canary Islands is about to make an outsized mark on the path toward a more renewable energy-powered future.
Why Wave Power Has Lagged Far Behind as Energy Source
Green Lifestyle  (tags: wve power, alternative energy, Alternative Energy, green, environment, conservation, eco-friendly, ecosystems, energy, Sustainabililty )

- 486 days ago -
A host of challenges, including the difficulty of designing a device to capture the energy of waves, have stymied efforts to generate electricity from the sea
TAKE ACTION NOW! Ensure Renewable Energy Development Gives Back to the Environment
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, greenliving, green, energy, alternative energy, protection, greenproducts, eco-friendly )

- 605 days ago -
Wind and solar energy developments can have a detrimental environmental impact on wildlife and public lands often used for hunting, fishing, and other outdoor activities. The
TAKE ACTION NOW! Insist on Renewable Energy in Africa
Green Lifestyle  (tags: energy, alternative energy, r, Scotland, green, greenliving, greenproducts, eco-friendly, environment, water, technology, sustainable )

- 777 days ago -
Ensure that energy project in Africa is based on renewable energy
The Sea Could Provide Much of Scotland's Power!
Green Lifestyle  (tags: energy, alternative energy, tidal power, Scotland, green, greenliving, greenproducts, eco-friendly, environment, water, technology, sustainable )

- 778 days ago -
Tidal power has been developing rapidly as a viable means of generating electricity. Scotland is nearly surrounded by ocean and strong currents are common.
Brazilian Indigenous People Turn to Wind Power as Dam Alternative
Green Lifestyle  (tags: alternative energy, politics, usa, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, protection, humans, nature, energy, world, Sustainabililty )

- 836 days ago -
The indigenous people of Brazil's most northerly region have been conducting a wind power trial, in a bid to convince the government that it's a realistic alternative to the country's controversial hydroelectric dams.
Is 70 Percent Renewable Power Possible? Portugal Just Did It For 3 Months
Green Lifestyle  (tags: alternative energy, politics, usa, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, protection, humans, nature, energy, world )

- 861 days ago -
Portugal's electricity network operator announced that renewable energy supplied 70 percent of total consumption in the first quarter of this year
NY Renewable Energy Study Finds New York Could Soon Be Powered By Wind, Water And Sunlight
Green Lifestyle  (tags: alternative energy, politics, usa, environment, destruction, ecosystems, conservation, protection, humans, nature, energy )

- 872 days ago -
A new study says New York could get the power it needs from wind, water and sunlight by 2030 with a concerted push, though the state's decade-long effort to significantly boost green energy shows how challenging that could be.
Solar Storm as Desert Plan to Power Europe Falters
Green Lifestyle  (tags: food, green, sustainable, alternative energy, world, greenproducts )

- 1012 days ago -
An ambitious plan to provide 15% of Europe's power needs from solar plants in North Africa has run into trouble.
Green Technologies: Portable Wind Turbine Promises Off-Grid Power
Green Lifestyle  (tags: sustainable, technology, Sustainabililty, wind power, alternative energy, business, eco-friendly, coolstuff, green, goodnews, energy, ecosystems )

- 1025 days ago -
Like many green technologies, wind power's main drawback is a matter of size: Small turbines are inefficient and expensive, and utility scale turbines require too much land and capital for some communitie
Agricultural Waste Boosts Energy Production in Argentina
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, forestry waste, electricity generation, agriculture, alternative energy, biomass, eco-friendly, CO2emissions, energy, recycling, Sustainabililty, greenliving )

- 1043 days ago -
A joint project by the energy and agriculture authorities in Argentina is seeking to boost electricity generation from forestry waste and other rural products which have enormous potential, according to experts.

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