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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

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5 Examples of Renewable Resources That the U.S. Should Invest in

Nov 15, 2022 - Rachel Lark

Climate change has already caused considerable devastation. One way to slow the progression is to…

Pros and Cons of Pellet Stoves  

Nov 11, 2022 - Jane Marsh

Gas stoves emit about 2.6 million tons of methane each year. This can increase the…

Earthships: A Radical Off-Grid Lifestyle

Nov 7, 2022 - Jane Marsh

What is an Earthship? These off-grid homes built with recycled or natural materials are designed…

Energy-Efficient Lighting Solutions  

Nov 3, 2022 - Jane Marsh

Lighting can influence the ambiance of a space. A well-lit room can feel warm and…

Can Saltwater Batteries Reduce Pollution?

Oct 31, 2022 - Jane Marsh

Environmentalists are constantly searching for low-impact energy sources. Most of the global energy supply derives…

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8 Symptoms of Poor Air Quality in Your Home or Workplace

Oct 28, 2022 - Steve Russell

Could your Sunday afternoon blues have less to do with your position and more with…

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Alternative Power Sources for Home Electricity

Oct 20, 2022 - Jane Marsh

The sustainability revolution is influencing residential development. More builders are designing low-impact homes to shrink…

wind farms advantages and disadvantages

Wind Farms Advantages and Disadvantages  

Sep 29, 2022 - Jane Marsh

In 2020, the average person consumed about 10,715 kilowatt-hours (kWh) of electricity annually. Using renewable…

Everything You Need to Know About Fracking and Climate Change

Everything You Need to Know About Fracking and Climate Change

Sep 22, 2022 - Rachel Lark

When people talk about pollution contributing to global warming, they often mention fracking. It’s a…

The Pros and Cons of Nuclear Energy

Sep 19, 2022 - Jane Marsh

Energy manufacturing is the highest pollution-producing sector around the globe. It releases carbon dioxide into…

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The Advantages and Disadvantages of Biodiesel

Sep 15, 2022 - Jane Marsh

Environmentalists are targeting the energy sector to minimize greenhouse gas emissions. Current power sources cause…

The Top Sustainable Aviation Options

Sep 12, 2022 - Jane Marsh

In 2019, Greta Thunberg popularized the term flygskam, translating to “flight shame” in English. The…