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BP wants to host chargers for electric cars inside its gas stations

BP wants to host chargers for electric cars inside its gas stations

Bob Dudley, the CEO of BP (an oil and gas company from the UK that owns over 24,100 gas stations in 29 countries) announced today that the company is in… Read more »

France plans to invest in renewables while reducing the use of nuclear power

France plans to invest in renewables while reducing the use of nuclear power

France seems to follow Germany’s plan to phase-out nuclear power in the following years, in order to make room for cleaner and less dangerous energy sources. France’s new environment minister… Read more »

Graphene is now used to generate solar energy for prosthetic hands

Graphene is now used to generate solar energy for prosthetic hands

A team of scientists at the Glasgow University, Scotland, have found a new use of the honeycomb form made of carbon and called graphene in the development of prosthetic limbs… Read more »

Longyangxia Dam Solar Park in China is now the biggest solar farm in the world

Longyangxia Dam Solar Park in China is now the biggest solar farm in the world

After India, now is China’s turn to build the biggest solar farm in the world on the Tibetan plateau (in the province of Qinghai) that generates 850 MW of clean… Read more »

China plans to invest over $360 billion in renewable energy by 2020

China plans to invest over $360 billion in renewable energy by 2020

While Donald Trump prepares to revive the coal sector in the U.S., China is ready to invest 2.5 trillion yuan ($363.28 billion) to increase the country’s renewable energy generation capacity… Read more »

SunShot aims to make Solar energy an affordable energy source

SunShot aims to make Solar energy an affordable energy source

SunShot is a national initiative of the D.O.E. (the U.S. Department of Energy) that aims to make solar energy an affordable source of clean energy for all Americans. In order… Read more »

Alternative energy definition and examples of alternative sources of energy

Alternative energy definition and examples of alternative sources of energy

Alternative energy represents any source of clean energy (does not pollute) that derives from a natural and renewable source of energy such as solar, wind, geothermal, waves, tides, waste, biomass… Read more »

Human urine is finally considered a clean energy source

Human urine is finally considered a clean energy source

A Mexican scientist considers that human urine is a good source of renewable energy. The urine fuel cells created in his lab generate biogas, which is used to produce electricity… Read more »

Renewable energy is gaining ground in Texas

Renewable energy is gaining ground in Texas

Texas is a U.S. state known for its oil production, but in recent years has become a developer and a user of renewable energy, especially wind energy. Solar energy is… Read more »

30 Facts About Solar Energy – AEN News

30 Facts About Solar Energy – AEN News

The Sun is our main source of clean energy because it represents the source of the light and wind on planet Earth, which are used to produce solar and wind… Read more »

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