Category: Alternative Energy Sources

How is Solar Energy Produced?

In this day and age of growing technology, scientists are working diligently to find ways to harness solar energy in order to power the Earth. Producing cars and products powered by solar energy will reduce the emission of harmful gasses and chemicals into the atmosphere. Our Earth is a precious commodity and we need to …

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Solar Sound 2 – Bluetooth Speakers – Wireless Solar Speakers

Solar Sound 2 – Bluetooth Speakers – Wireless Solar Speakers – $ 98.98Play your tunes anywhere with the power of Solar and Bluetooth technology. This new and exciting super cool gadget has all the gadget lovers talking! Solar Bluetooth Speakers are really one of a kind allowing you to listen to the music wirelessly from …

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Alternative Energy 101 Wind, Solar and Geothermal Alternative Energy Sources

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As alternative energy is gaining popularity, wind, solar, and geothermal energy are probably terms your are getting more familiar with. But you may not know about the pros and cons of these, including the set-up costs, potential savings, and other intricate details. Here are some of the basics about these types of sustainable energy. 1. …

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Offshore Wind Power Important to Future of Clean Energy Development

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Offshore wind power is paramount to the future of clean energy development as the potential is huge. In layman’s terms it is simply the construction of wind farms on the water which generate electricity from the wind. It can include the ocean as well as inland areas like lakes, fjords and sheltered coastal areas using …

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Product DescriptionDiscusses and describes solar cells, techniques for using solar energy, solar heating of a house, and possible future uses of solar energy. Includes school projects and a materials list. Solar Energy

Developments in the Renewable Energy Sector

This past few years saw rising interest expressed for renewable energy—the kind of energy that is abundant and free, being taken from natural resources like sunlight, water, rain, geothermal heat, wind, and tides. Because of concern over dwindling fuel supply and the increasing problem of global warming, numerous governments and organizations from all over the …

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Solar Paint ‘Sun-believable’ Could Power Homes in Near Future!

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A new solar paint coined sun-believable could power homes in the not too distant future according to scientists from Notre Dame’s Center for Nano Science and Technology (NDnano). Imagine this, the next time that you paint your house, the coat of paint you put on the outside of your home generates electricity from light, which …

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Nearly 30 African Ministers Meet To Discuss Renewable Energy: ‘The Potential Is Enormous’

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ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates — Africa’s growing economy and reliance on carbon-emitting energy from wood and charcoal could “exponentially” worsen global warming unless the continent steps up its investment in wind, solar and hydro power, the head of a new international energy agency said Friday. The key to ramping up renewable energy resources is …

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EnviroMission Plans World’s Tallest Chimney in Arizona for Clean Energy

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EnviroMission plans to build the tallest chimney in western Arizona, at 2,600 feet high, that would be at the center of a giant, pollution free power plant which will make it’s energy from the sun. Construction is expected to be completed in early 2015 and will supply enough electricity to power the equivalent of 200,000 …

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Space Solar Power Plants? Orbital Solar Power Plants Possible in Decade or Two

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Orbital space Solar power plants? That may sound like science fiction, but according to a study group of Paris-based International Academy of Astronautics claims. They now possess the technology to make the project technically feasible within a decade or two according to the study. The International Academy of Astronautics is headed by Madhavan Nair, the …

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