Renewable energy and other types of alternative energy are more essential than ever to supplying energy to a growing world population. In this section, we’ll consider different forms of energy compared to fossil fuels, energy trends, energy grid updates and technologies and renewable energy news from around the globe.

Types of renewable and alternative energy that will be covered includes:

  • Solar
  • Wind
  • Geothermal
  • Hydro
  • Fuel cell technology
  • Waste-to-energy

Latest Posts

mountaintop removal mining

Mountaintop Removal Mining and Health in the Appalachians

Jul 20, 2022 - Jane Marsh

Since people began mining coal in North America in the early 1700s, mining practices have…

Differences Between Diesel Vs Electric Vehicles

Jul 18, 2022 - Jane Marsh

Tesla began producing its first fully electric vehicle (EV) in 2009. Over the years, EVs…

The Top Energy Efficient Appliances

Jul 11, 2022 - Jane Marsh

As eco-consciousness grows in America, individuals search for emission-reduction methods, like energy efficient appliances. Technological…

how does a scrubber work for cleaning up emissions

Cleaning Up Emissions: How Does a Scrubber Work?

Jul 8, 2022 - Jane Marsh

You may be surprised to hear that the white plumes coming from smokestacks aren’t toxic…


What Is Potato Power? And Does It Really Work?

Mar 2, 2022 - Jane Marsh

You may already be familiar with the idea of potato power from science fair projects…

barriers to renewable energy

What Are the Main Barriers to Renewable Energy?

Feb 28, 2022 - Jane Marsh

President Biden initiated a climate change prevention policy upon entering office. He designed the Build…


What are Energy Efficient Buildings?

Feb 28, 2022 - Jane Marsh

The world is adopting sustainable values, increasing the demand for low-impact technology. A significant portion…


Nuclear Energy Advantages and Disadvantages 

Feb 23, 2022 - Jane Marsh

When you think of nuclear energy, you might picture nuclear bombs and disasters like Chernobyl…

negative impacts of fracking

Negative Impact of Fracking: 3 Ways It Harms the Environment

Feb 18, 2022 - Jane Marsh

Have you ever wondered about the negative impact of fracking? Fracking, also known as hydraulic…


How to Make a Potato Battery

Dec 27, 2021 - Jane Marsh

Society debated over the legitimacy of an amateur science experiment creating electricity out of household…


The Advantages and Disadvantages of Hybrid vs Electric Cars

Nov 29, 2021 - Jane Marsh

Eco-consciousness is influencing the global market, increasing the demand for low and no emission vehicles.…

A flock of birds flying.

Why Wind Farms and Birds Have a Bad Relationship

Oct 11, 2021 - Jane Marsh

Combining technology and nature has its downfalls. People end up interfering with habitat and resource…