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The Economics of Clean Energy

Posted By Mdinich on Environmental - When you think “green” energy, you probably picture things like solar panels and wind turbines. And it’s true — for over a decade now, scientists have championed things like solar panels, electric cars, and wind turbine farms as ways we can lead a more ecologically-friendly and environmentally sustainable lifestyle. One aspect of green energy that […]

Japan Plans to Use 100% Renewable Energy During Olympics

Posted By Mdinich on Environmental - Nations around the world are making great strides in their attempts to use more and more renewable energy sources to generate electricity for homes, businesses, and events. Renewable energy was once considered to be only a minor player in overall energy production. However, some nations are generating over 25 percent of their electrical capacity from […]

Australia and Their Relationship with Renewable Energy

Posted By Mdinich on Environmental - Australia is one of the first countries, in an age of environmental awareness and consideration, to realize the valuable and sustainable resources of solar and wind energy that their geographic location provides in abundance. Australia has the highest average solar radiation per square meter of any continent worldwide. Renewable energy has been a highly valued […]

London & Their Commitment to 100% Green Energy

Posted By Mdinich on Environmental - The city of London has announced their formal plan to source the city with energy from 100 percent renewable resources. London’s electrical supply will be transitioned to complete renewable energy sources to keep up with its title as one of the world’s leading environmentally-friendly cities. After October 2018, solar panels on top of buildings and […]

Portugal is Setting the Standard for Renewal Energy

Posted By Mdinich on Environmental - Portugal made history earlier this year when the country’s renewable energy sources generated enough power to exceed the country’s monthly consumption, according to Portugal’s transmission system operator, REN. The country’s last record, from 2014, was an average of 99.2 percent of renewable energy generation for the month. March 2018 surpassed that record with the average […]

Ways Your Can Support Renewable Energy

Posted By Mdinich on Environmental - Over the past several years, the debate on renewable energy and climate change has gotten increasingly relevant and important. In 2016, a Pew Research Center study found that 89% of American citizens support expanding U.S. solar power efforts and 83% support increasing the use of wind power. In early January of 2017, China announced their […]

Apple Continuing Their Commitment to a Clean Future

Posted By Mdinich on Environmental - Apple is one of the pioneering tech companies in the world and is setting the standard for other successful companies. Their stock has consistently grown in value over the past five years and is continuing to grow. Apple has not ignored its power to set the standard in how businesses operate, even regarding their environmental […]

The Power of HydroPower

Posted By Mdinich on Environmental - Water power, or rather Hydropower, is power derived from the energy of moving water. Hydropower is a technique used since ancient times. Watermills were used as not only a source of energy but also as irrigation systems and the operation of various mechanical devices like gristmills, sawmills, lifts, and trip hammers. Now, moving water can […]

Materials Needed for Renewable Energy

Posted By Mdinich on Environmental - There is a lot that goes into creating renewable energy including the bare materials to create the technology that allows us to utilize renewable energy. Whether it is solar panels, water turbines, and even windmills need the right materials to be effective. Some raw materials contain the basis as to how energy can be organically […]

Top Cities That Utilize Renewable Energy

Posted By Mdinich on Environmental - There are cities all around the globe that have taken the bold initiative to go “green” and implement renewable energy models. As the general price of renewable energy drops, more cities beginning to consider the advantages of implementing green ideas and distancing themselves from fossil fuel powered electricity. A new report released by the CDP ...

Common Questions About Installing Solar Panels

Posted By Mdinich on Environmental - Installing solar panels in your home may seem like a massive home improvement project for the undertaking, but with the proper plan, solar panels are worth the pursuit. Not only do they help your electric bill, but they also help the environment. Once you decide to install solar panels, many questions arise. How long does […]