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

how geothermal energy is produced

How Geothermal Energy Is Produced

Mar 20, 2023 - Steve Russell

As we head further into the 21st century, the problems generated by fossil fuels and…

geothermal energy pros and cons

Geothermal Energy: Pros and Cons

Feb 24, 2023 - Jane Marsh

Geothermal energy pros and cons are a major topic of conversation amid the green energy transition. Learn about its capabilities and limitations right here.

nuclear power plant

Is Nuclear Energy Renewable? Benefits of This Power Source

Feb 23, 2023 - Steve Russell

Around the world, people are searching for a sustainable answer to providing power for everyone.…


10 Interesting Facts About Nuclear Energy

Feb 21, 2023 - Steve Russell

A common goal many countries share is reaching net-zero carbon emissions. In 2015, nearly 200…

types of wind turbines

Two Conventional (and One Cutting-Edge) Types of Wind Turbines Explained

Feb 18, 2023 - Jane Marsh

There are two main types of wind turbines with more outlandish designs on the way. How do they stack up, and why is wind power so important?

tidal energy advantages and disadvantages

6 Tidal Energy Advantages and Disadvantages

Feb 17, 2023 - Steve Russell

Energy demand and consumption are rising with the world’s population as it crosses the eight-billion…

everything you need to know about solar panel maintenance

Everything You Need to Know About Solar Panel Maintenance

Feb 16, 2023 - Steve Russell

Solar panels are growing more efficient and affordable all the time. As this trend continues,…

Renewable Energy in Germany

The Rise of Renewable Energy in Germany

Feb 16, 2023 - Jane Marsh

The world’s energy consumption has increased significantly in the last 100 years, leading to a…


What Are the Pros and Cons of Hydrofracking?

Feb 15, 2023 - Rachel Lark

Is hydraulic fracturing a safer alternative to other forms of fracking? Though this method has…

solar panel cleaning

Solar Panel Cleaning: Why, When and How to Do It

Feb 14, 2023 - Steve Russell

Solar power has seen some impressive growth over the past few years. As these technologies…

Best Fracking Alternatives

What Are the Best Fracking Alternatives?

Feb 13, 2023 - Rachel Lark

The world is moving toward renewable energy sources. These power sources have started to replace…

volcanic eruption

Can We Get Geothermal Energy From Volcanoes?

Feb 12, 2023 - Jane Marsh

Volcanoes are some of the most impressive displays of power in nature. That power has…