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

lean manufacturing

How Can Lean Manufacturing Be Sustainable

Oct 18, 2018 - Jane Marsh

Sustainability is more than just a buzzword — it is an important part of almost…

free solar for low income families

Free Solar for Low-Income Families Offers Promising Future for Renewable Energy

Oct 4, 2018 - Jane Marsh

Reliance on fossil fuel paints a grim picture of the future. Heavy pollution and poor…

Trump's renewable energy policy

How Renewables Can Prevail Despite Trump’s Renewable Energy Policy

Sep 20, 2018 - Jane Marsh

America’s Trump-Republican government has rendered its judgment on climate change with vast silence and outlined…

uber electric cars

Uber Electric Cars Are on the Way

Sep 6, 2018 - Jane Marsh

Have you recently booked an Uber trip? There’s a chance the driver’s vehicle was an…

National Aviation Day

In Light of National Aviation Day, How Can We Make Flight Greener?

Aug 16, 2018 - Jane Marsh

On August 19, you can celebrate National Aviation Day. Perhaps you’ll do that by taking…

environmental impact of heat pumps

4 Environmental Impacts of Heat Pumps

Jul 30, 2018 - Jane Marsh

Heat pumps are an integral part of many homes’ HVAC systems, used for heating and…

How Efficient Is Solar Energy Compared to Other Renewable Energy Sources?

How Efficient Is Solar Energy Compared to Other Renewable Energy Sources?

Jul 16, 2018 - Jane Marsh

Solar Energy vs. Other Energy Sources Solar 6% of our renewable energy usage 14-22.5% efficiency…

hydroelectric vs. wind power

Hydroelectric vs. Wind Power: What Offshore Energy Should We Invest In?

May 31, 2018 - Jane Marsh

Hydroelectric vs. Wind Power: Current Statistics Hydroelectric power stats 79,000 megawatts of power in the…

renewable energy statistics by country

Renewable Energy Statistics by Country

May 14, 2018 - Jane Marsh

The rest of the world is not as reliant on fossil fuels as the United…

wind energy vs. solar energy

Wind Energy vs. Solar Energy for Meeting Renewable Energy Goals

Apr 30, 2018 - Jane Marsh

Having goals is an integral part of progress, regardless of what they entail. Individuals, families,…

Renewable energy compare to nuclear power

How Does Renewable Energy Compare to Nuclear Power?

Apr 19, 2018 - Jane Marsh

As concerns about increasing populations and the environmental impacts of fossil fuels grow, the energy…

geothermal vs. solar heating

Geothermal vs. Solar Heating: Which Should You Install in Your Home?

Mar 26, 2018 - Jane Marsh

“Green” home heating is the ultimate energy saver. Imagine the money you would save if…