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

hydrogen fuel cells environmental impacts

5 Hydrogen Fuel Cell Environmental Impacts

May 25, 2020 - Jane Marsh

The movement towards sustainability has taken off around the world. Fossil fuels like natural gas,…

hydrogen fuel cells advantages and disadvantages

10 Hydrogen Fuel Cells Advantages and Disadvantages

May 22, 2020 - Jane Marsh

We are most familiar with hydrogen as an energy source in several organic compounds. These…

carbon footprint of car manufacturing

How High Is the Carbon Footprint of Car Manufacturing?

May 20, 2020 - Jane Marsh

When measuring the carbon footprint of a standard vehicle, fuel consumption is usually the first…

electric car emissions vs gas

Sustainable Transportation: Electric Car Emissions vs. Gas

May 18, 2020 - Jane Marsh

Electric vehicles (EVs) and renewable energy are shaking up the transportation industry. As consumers look…

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 2020

May 11, 2020 - Jane Marsh

Everyone is looking for ways to reduce their carbon footprint and become more eco-friendly as…

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…

nuclear vs. fossil fuels

Sustainability and Efficiency of Nuclear Energy 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 For Energy?

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 2020

Mar 6, 2020 - Jane Marsh

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