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

Fossil Fuel Consumption By Country: Top 10 List

Mar 22, 2024 - Jane Marsh

Despite growing calls to engineer a shift toward renewable energy, fossil fuels – oil, coal,…

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What Is Sustainable Software? The Principles of Green Data Architecture and Engineering

Mar 9, 2024 - Steve Russell

Just because something lives in a digital space doesn’t mean it doesn’t have a carbon…

These Cons of Technology Will Make You Think

Feb 20, 2024 - Rachel Lark

Technology has undoubtedly extended life expectancies, improved infrastructure and increased conveniences. However, there are also…

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What is a Sustainable Supply Chain and How Can Responsible Businesses Achieve It?

Feb 12, 2024 - Steve Russell

Supply chains are becoming the new focus of sustainability trends worldwide. Businesses must adopt a…

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The Deepwater Horizon Wreck Still Leaves Oil’s Mark on Waters

Feb 11, 2024 - Steve Russell

The Deepwater Horizon wreck is one of the most famous oil spills. It happened in…

What You Need to Know About the Pros and Cons of Solar Farms

Jan 15, 2024 - Rachel Lark

What are solar farms’ pros and cons and why do they matter in the grand…

How Many Nuclear Power Plants Are in the World?

Jan 10, 2024 - Jane Marsh

Renewable energy is growing worldwide, with many countries implementing clean power sources as much as…

Examining the Pros and Cons of Biomass

Jan 2, 2024 - Jane Marsh

In the quest for sustainable and renewable energy sources, biomass has emerged as a compelling…

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Are Electric Cars Better for the Environment? A Closer Look at EVs

Dec 22, 2023 - Steve Russell

Are electric cars better for the environment? Yes, but some people will still say no.…

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How Rawlemon Solar Architecture Hopes to Change the Solar Game

Dec 21, 2023 - Rachel Lark

The solar industry has evolved over the last decade. Prices have dropped, technologies have advanced,…

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How Many Nuclear Power Plants Are in the U.S.? Exploring the Country’s Nuclear Landscape

Dec 18, 2023 - Jane Marsh

The United States has helped pioneer nuclear power generation, with a complex landscape of nuclear…

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The Main Challenges Facing EVCS Today (and Some Ways to Solve Them)

Dec 7, 2023 - Steve Russell

Electric Vehicle Charging Stations (EVCS) are essential in powering the future of personal transportation. Countries…