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

benefits of sustainable transportation

8 Main Benefits of Sustainable Transportation

May 13, 2020 - Jane Marsh

About 6,800 organizations provide public transportation within the U.S. Compared to driving cars, this mode of transport…

eco-friendly automobiles

The Best Eco-Friendly Automobiles of 2024

May 11, 2020 - Jane Marsh

Everyone is looking for ways to reduce their carbon footprint. We can recycle, compost, grow…

benefits of green technology

10 Benefits of Green Technology You Should Be Aware Of

May 8, 2020 - Jane Marsh

Every day, people decide to change their lifestyles to become more sustainable. They might want…

sustainability of nuclear power vs fossil fuels

Sustainability and Efficiency of Nuclear vs. Fossil Fuels

May 4, 2020 - Jane Marsh

Nuclear energy comes from the energy stored inside atoms — namely uranium atoms. These repeatedly…

advantages and disadvantages of nuclear energy

Key Advantages and Disadvantages of Nuclear Energy

May 1, 2020 - Jane Marsh

When you hear the words “nuclear energy,” you might think of a radioactive core, a…

Renewable Energy vs. Nuclear

Renewable Energy vs. Nuclear: Which is a More Viable Option?

Apr 29, 2020 - Jane Marsh

As concerns about the global impacts of climate change grow, the need for clean energy…

renewable energy vs fossil fuels

Renewable Energy vs. Fossil Fuels: What Does the Future Hold?

Apr 27, 2020 - Jane Marsh

As coal plants continue to falter in production and solar capacity increases, the future of…

corporate renewable energy goals

The Status of Corporate Renewable Energy Goals in 2024

Mar 6, 2020 - Jane Marsh

Driven by a need for low-cost and minimally invasive energy solutions, renewable energy saw a…

renewable energy construction

Renewable Energy is Changing On-Site Construction Energy Usage

Dec 30, 2019 - Jane Marsh

Climate change — it’s a topic we can’t stop talking about. As we burn fossil…

energy efficient construction

How Energy-Efficient Construction Methods Can Change the Way We Build

Dec 25, 2019 - Jane Marsh

Green building and sustainable architecture are popular concepts these days. In the U.S., building efficiency…

leed platinum buildings

10 Examples of LEED Platinum Buildings

Dec 13, 2019 - Jane Marsh

LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) is a set of guidelines and regulations architects…

leed certification checklist

LEED Certification Checklist: What You Need to Know Before Applying for Certification

Dec 11, 2019 - Jane Marsh

Are you a builder who wants to make an impact on the world? If so,…