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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 »

The largest wind farm in the U.S. to be built to serve utility companies in California

The largest wind farm in the U.S. to be built to serve utility companies in California

A company called Power Company of Wyoming LLC that is owned by the billionaire entertainment and pro sports magnate Philip Anschutz, will build the largest wind farm in the U.S…. Read more »

A solar-powered water maker that can run for decades

A solar-powered water maker that can run for decades

The solar-powered water maker built by the Dutch inventor App Verheggen, uses a pretty simple system to produce drinkable water using the free energy provided by the Sun. The technology… 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 »

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 »

DONG Energy plans to make wind energy a major source of clean power in the UK’s energy mix

DONG Energy plans to make wind energy a major source of clean power in the UK’s energy mix

DONG Energy is the largest wind farm operator in the UK, but is also known as an important oil and gas exploration and production company. Henrik Poulsen, CEO of DONG… Read more »

Solar and wind power installations grow in China while the use of coal to generate energy drops again

Solar and wind power installations grow in China while the use of coal to generate energy drops again

China is known as being the biggest polluter in the world, so at the beginning of 2016, it tries to reduce its coal consumption in order to minimize the air… Read more »

Wind power is thriving in the U.S.

Wind power is thriving in the U.S.

Wind energy is the clean energy source that presents a broad development in the U.S. lately, and the today’s installed capacity has been increased by 700% compared with the capacity… Read more »

What can we power with an off-grid solar or wind system?

What can we power with an off-grid solar or wind system?

I’m sure that many of you have already considered the option to go off-grid, especially in the months when utility bills were high due to an increased consumption of energy…. Read more »

Dong Energy plans to invest another £6bn to develop UK’s wind power generation capacity

Dong Energy plans to invest another £6bn to develop UK’s wind power generation capacity

Offshore wind power can receive the support of the UK government for a major development in the country in the near future? We know that right after the Paris climate… Read more »

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