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Solar Power to Grow Sixfold as Sun Becoming Cheapest Resource - VIDEO
Environment  (tags: solar panels, electricity, solar power, sun, energy, environment )

- 837 days ago -
The amount of electricity generated using solar panels stands to expand as much as sixfold by 2030 as the cost of production falls below competing natural gas and coal-fired plants, according to the International Renewable Energy Agency.
South Australia Sets An Example for the Country and the World
Environment  (tags: australia, electricity, solar and wind, abundant sunlight, climate, climate-change, conservation, energy, environment, protection )

- 849 days ago -
South Australia gets 40 per cent of its electricity from solar and wind and hopes to reach 50 to 60 per cent within a few years. The area is blessed with abundant sunlight, but few jurisdictions have committed to solar as aggressively...
90% of the WorldâEUR(TM)s New Electricity Coming From Renewable Energy Sources
Environment  (tags: electricity, energy sources, renewable energy, environment, energy, humans )

- 874 days ago -
Of the 90%, half of the new energy sources were wind-powered, according to the International Energy Agency (IEA).
Japan Just Beginning To Tap Into High Potential For Geothermal Power Generation
Environment  (tags: energy, CO2emissions, geothermal, high potential, Oita, Japan, cost, price, electricity, renewables, volcano, environment )

- 2604 days ago -
The president of Kuju Kanko Hotel, Yoshiaki Koike, is also the manager of the Kuju Geothermal Power Plant. Located at eh foot of Mt. Kuroiwa in Aso-Kuju National park in Oita Prefecture, the plant has a power output of 990 kilowatts, producing enough>>
Revealed: Wind Farm Power Twice as Costly as Gas or Coal
Environment  (tags: Wind farm, power, gas, coal, energy, electricity, power station )

- 2945 days ago -
The true cost of Britain's massive expansion of wind farms has been revealed.It costs neThe true cost of Britain's massive expansion of wind farms has been revealed.It costs nearly twice as much to generate electricity from an offshore wind farm ...
Demand Congress Pass A Strong Renewable Electricity Standard ASAP ! TAKE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: environment, protection, energy, electricity )

- 2960 days ago -
From Germany to China, nations around the world are advancing their renewable energy production and consumption. But with the failure of the U.S. Congress to pass smart solar, wind and bioenergy policies, America is at risk of falling seriously behind
Pedal Power for Kenya's Mobiles
Environment  (tags: Kenya, electricity, energy, mobile phones, smart charge, engineering, invention )

- 3375 days ago -
Two Kenyan students are hoping to market a device that allows bicycle riders to charge their mobile phones.
US Researchers Hope to Tap Ocean Flows for Electricity
Environment  (tags: energy, oceans, electricity, alternative sources )

- 3876 days ago -
Researchers in the United States are set to begin testing underwater turbine systems that can produce electricity from ocean water flows. The projects in Florida are the latest efforts to find alternative forms of energy to reduce the nation's dependence
Organic Solar Cells: Electricity From A Thin Film - World
Environment  (tags: world, solar cells, solar power, organic, electricity, eco-friendly, energy )

- 3905 days ago -
Teams of researchers all over the world are working on the development of organic solar cells. Organic solar cells have good prospects for the future: They can be laid onto thin films, which makes them cheap to produce.
Rare Win for Chinese Greens as Beijing Sinks Dam Plans - World - Theage.Com.Au
Environment  (tags: china, tiger leaping gorge, good news, win, dam, hydro power, electricity, green, government, environment, protection, destruction )

- 3948 days ago -
CHINA has abandoned controversial plans to build a huge dam that would have submerged one of the country's most renowned tourist areas and forced the relocation of 100,000 people in the south-western province of Yunnan.
Lights Off in Germany
Environment  (tags: energy, world, germany, electricity )

- 3969 days ago -
Germans switch out the lights for a five-minute burst of energy-saving publicity. In Frankfurt, only few buildings of the skyline known for its big banks went dark

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