The Relationship Between Trees and Clean Energy

U.S. Green Technology

When you hear clean energy, your mind likely goes to solar and wind power. While many researchers have been looking for even more ways to create clean energy, they may not be considering one of the greenest of all.

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Green Energy vs. Renewable Energy: What’s the Difference?

U.S. Green Technology

As October, Energy Awareness Month, approaches, perhaps it’s a good time to interrogate your knowledge of energy sourcing. You use energy in its various forms every day, but what do you know about where it comes from and how your energy consumption affects the planet?

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The Energy To Light Christmas

Jim Conca

Energy /energy Business /business Energy /energy Innovation /innovation Green Tech /green-tech Business energyLighting our Christmas Spirit in the month of December takes 3.5

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6 Energy-Saving Tips for Smart Homes

U.S. Green Technology

Six Tips for Making Your House an Energy-Saving Smart Home There is a growing popularity among smart home. Second, it ensures that you are smart with energy consumption. The post 6 Energy-Saving Tips for Smart Homes appeared first on U.S.

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Top 7 Ways To Make Your Home Energy-Efficient

U.S. Green Technology

According to the Energy Saving Trust of UK, you can save as much as USD 100 per year by making your house energy efficient. But what does it mean to be energy efficient? It means using household items that have the same function for half the energy consumption.

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Which Countries Are Using Renewable Energy?

U.S. Green Technology

Renewable energy is a growing essential for the wold; and in the next 30 years, we will see a significant rise in this vital resource. It is designed to boost out energy without depleting our non-renewable supplies. The post Which Countries Are Using Renewable Energy?

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Coal Country Can Retool Itself To The New Energy Future

Jim Conca

Coal Country must redefine itself in the new energy and economic future. Energy /energy Business /business Energy /energy Innovation /innovation Green Tech /green-tech Editors' Pick editors-pick Business energy

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6 Energy Myths And Why You Shouldn’t Believe Them

U.S. Green Technology

From heating to lighting, to power vehicles and our devices, energy affects every aspect of our lives. However, as environmental concerns grow, so too does the need to switch over to renewable sources of energy. Featured Posts Featured Stories Green Stories Energy Myths

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What Will A Biden-Harris Administration Do For Nuclear Energy?

Jim Conca

Energy /energy Business /business Energy /energy Money /money Election 2020 /election-2020 Business energyJoe Biden has a $2 trillion climate plan that includes nuclear power, particularly development of small modular reactors.

How to Be Energy Efficient During COVID-19

U.S. Green Technology

Since quarantines and stay-at-home orders are being enforced across the world, home energy usage was bound to increase at the beginning of the outbreaks. An uptick is exactly what happened — energy usage in households.

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Top Predictions For The Renewable Energy Market in 2021

The Environmental Blog

The global economy of 2020 was primarily shaped by the coronavirus pandemic which greatly affected energy usage, project engagement and investments worldwide. The UK government published the Energy White Paper in December 2020, with a 10-point-plan for a ‘green industrial revolution’.

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IoT is Transforming the Renewable Energy Industry: Challenges Energy Suppliers Need to Overcome to Implement IoT Solutions at Scale

U.S. Green Technology

As fossil fuels such as petroleum and coal are depleting, there is an urgent need for sustainable alternative energy resources like wind, solar, and wave power. Featured Posts Featured Stories Green Technology IoT is Transforming the Renewable Energy Industry

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What You Can Do to Reduce Energy Wastage

U.S. Green Technology

Many people do not realize just how much energy they waste in their own homes on a daily basis. While many of us are keen to do our bit for the green cause and to save money on energy bills, we often waste energy without knowing.

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New Solar Array With Battery Back-Up Latest Step Forward To Clean-Energy Future

Jim Conca

The not-for-profit Energy Northwest in WA State cut the ribbon on its new utility-scale solar and battery project with more than 11,400 new solar panels that are paired with battery storage - exactly what President-Elect Biden’s new Climate 21 Project is supposed to encourage.

Energy resilience, flexibility highlight utility industry event

GreenBiz

Here's the buzz about the energy transition from DistribuTech. Energy & Climate Microgrids Power Points Renewable Energy Energy Storage

How Covid-19 Has Changed The Way Americans Use Energy

Jim Conca

Energy /energy Business /business Energy /energy Real Estate /real-estate Editors' Pick editors-pick Business energy

Coronavirus dampens 2020 outlook for clean energy and electric vehicles

GreenBiz

Clean Energy Electric Vehicles Renewable Energy Transportation & Mobility Energy StorageThe immediate crisis could undermine long-term strategy.

Orchestrating the energy transition: Tuning into buildings

GreenBiz

For the sector to play its part means adopting aggressive energy efficiency, zero-carbon and grid-interactive strategies, especially for existing structures. Buildings Energy & Climate Energy Efficiency

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How Solar Energy Actually Saves Money

Green Living Guy

Over the past couple of years, when it comes to different sources of energy, solar energy has certainly become the hottest topic. It is a clean form of energy and the most abundant energy source that is accessible to the human population.

Exciting Technological Trends To Watch in Renewable Energy Sectors

U.S. Green Technology

The US Energy Information Administration projects renewable energy sources will provide nearly half of the world’s electricity within the next three decades. Meanwhile, opportunities for clean energy production exist beyond the big.

Expect A Coronavirus Spike In Home Energy Bills This Summer

Jim Conca

Expect an increase in energy consumption at your home this summer as a result of Covid-19, resulting in higher costs for Americans who are already financially strained. Cities like Philadelphia, New York, and Boston will see at-home energy bills increasing by about $30/month. Energy /energy Business /business Energy /energy Innovation /innovation Green Tech /green-tech Editors' Pick editors-pick Business energy

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Weekly UTC Clean Energy Bulletin

CleanTech Alliance

Source: Utilities and Transportation Commission, January 5, 2021 The Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission invites the public to participate in its work to implement Washington’s 2019 clean energy legislation. The 2019 Clean Energy Transformation Act (CETA) requires electric utilities to transition to a carbon-neutral supply of electricity by 2030 and source 100% of their electricity […]. Industry News Public Policy utc utc clean energy bulletin weekly bulletin

Corporate renewable energy in the age of COVID-19

GreenBiz

Hundreds of companies have made voluntary commitments to transition to 100 percent clean energy, and companies of all sizes have spearheaded renewable procurement deals, adding clean energy capacity to the grid. . COVID-19 Power Points Power Purchase Agreements Renewable Energy Renewable Energy ProcurementCorporations have been driving the uptake of renewables across the United States for years.

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Hani Zeini elucidates the use of advanced technologies for energy efficiency in buildings

U.S. Green Technology

Proficiency in using new technologies for energy savings in apartments would help the energy inspector install the ideal energy-efficient method for a specific building. Minimizing the use of energy in buildings brings out several advantages such as a.

Where Do We Stand On Uranium In The Post-Pandemic Energy World?

Jim Conca

Uranium has outperformed major commodities this year, even as the energy sector has suffered from the coronavirus pandemic. Energy /energy Business /business Energy /energy Business energyUranium prices have risen significant since the pandemic began, up to $34 from $24/lb. Uranium supply and nuclear power should not be much affected in the post-pandemic world.

The many faces of energy resilience

GreenBiz

The many faces of energy resilience. This series explores how clean energy can deliver on finance and corporate social and governance goals alongside climate and environmental benefits. Communities can define their own resilient energy futures , anchored by colleges and universities.

Wind Energy Is More Beneficial Than Fuel

The Environmental Blog

Wind energy is well-known for its capability to cut electricity costs for consumers as it replaces the produced fuel with wind energy free of charge. Due to this factor, wind energy is strongly beneficial compared to traditional energy sources and power generators. Energ

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How Hawaii has built momentum to become a renewable energy leader

GreenBiz

Clean Energy Energy & Climate Renewable EnergyThe effort has been strewn with obstacles.

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How Renewable Energy Is Being Used by Construction Companies

U.S. Green Technology

has decreased their dependency on carbon energy more than any other country in the world. The post How Renewable Energy Is Being Used by Construction Companies appeared first on U.S. Energy Efficient Building Build Green green jobs Renewable energyIn the last decade, the U.K. In 2019, for the first time since the beginning of the Industrial Revolution, renewable power supplied more electricity than fossil fuels in the U.K.

Coronavirus, the stay-at-home workstyle, and cloud energy consumption

GreenBiz

COVID-19 Energy & Climate Information Technology Practical Magic Wind Power Energy EfficiencyBetween video calls, collaboration applications and streaming services, data centers are working overdrive. Here’s some perspective on how much power that requires and why efficiency matters more than ever.

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VERGE Accelerate: Energy Pitch Session

GreenBiz

VERGE Accelerate: Energy Pitch Session. Today’s session highlights five entrepreneurs building solutions related to energy. Danny Kennedy, Chief Energy Officer, New Energy Nexus. Janice Tran, CEO, Kanin Energy. Jonathan Knight, Co-founder & CEO, Uprise Energy.

AMD's energy-slashing feat

GreenBiz

AMD's energy-slashing feat. But I recently paused to catch up about one that has particular relevance as more companies act to address their Scope 3 emissions reductions, those generated by supply chains and customers: AMD’s bold pledge back in 2014 to improve the energy efficiency of its mobile processors — the components used in notebook computers and specialized embedded systems, such as medical imaging equipment or industrial applications — by 25 times by 2020. Energy & Climate.

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Energy Blockchain Can Boost Smart Energy Communities

Forbes Green Tech

Energy /energy Business /business Energy /energy Innovation /innovation Green Tech /green-tech Business pikeresearchblog

This is what energy resilience could look like

GreenBiz

A microgrid pilot program run by Colorado cooperative Holy Cross Energy includes four all-electric homes in an affordable housing community. all-electric Energy & Climate Equity & Inclusion Microgrids Power Points Renewable Energy resilience Solar Energy Storage

8 Energy-Efficient Tips For Your Home

U.S. Green Technology

Residential structures consume nearly 40 percent of all energy produced in the United States. For most homeowners, monthly energy bills are one of the largest expenses they have. Instead of spending more money than you need to on energy, you need to work on reducing this expense. The post 8 Energy-Efficient Tips For Your Home appeared first on U.S. Energy Efficient Homes

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UTC Clean Energy Bulletin

CleanTech Alliance

Source: Utilities and Transportation Commission, September 8, 2020 New workshops, rulemakings, and upcoming dates The Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission invites the public to participate in its work to implement Washington’s 2019 clean energy legislation. The 2019 Clean Energy Transformation Act (CETA) requires electric utilities to transition to a carbon-neutral supply of electricity by 2030 […].

DOE releases Energy Storage Grand Challenge Roadmap

Charged

The DOE has released the Energy Storage Grand Challenge Roadmap , the agency’s first comprehensive energy storage strategy. Announced in January 2020, the Energy Storage Grand Challenge (ESGC) seeks to establish American leadership in energy storage.

Biden and the future of clean energy politics

GreenBiz

Biden and the future of clean energy politics. Have you heard about the clean energy triangle? . The theory goes that in order to rapidly deploy clean energy, you need three elements: technology; policy; and finance. How clean energy pros helped POTUS land his new job.

Energy Retail Innovation: Opportunities to Improve Consumer Engagement

CleanTech Group

Energy Retail Innovation: Opportunities for Better Consumer Engagement Electricity retailing, the fourth and final stage in the electricity delivering process. Energy & Power Energy Costs Energy Efficiency Sector Insights Retail Energy

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Coronavirus: Falling power demand is impacting clean energy

GreenBiz

COVID-19 Energy & Climate Renewable Energy Solar Wind PowerWith the pandemic spurring a dramatic drop in economic activity across Europe, electricity, renewables and carbon prices have also plummeted.

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