Things You Should Know Before Investing in Solar Energy

Things You Should Know Before Investing in Solar Energy There are unquestionably many advantages to using solar energy. Along with preserving the environment, you also benefit financially. However, there… [more]

Things You Should Know Before Investing in Solar Energy Things You Should Know Before Investing in Solar Energy

Hydropower As a Major Player in The Energy Game

Hydropower As a Major Player in the Energy Game Hydropower has been a slumbering giant in the energy game. Since the 1960s, its use has actually gone down compared to other energy sources. This is beginning… [more]

Hydropower As a Major Player in The Energy Game Hydropower As a Major Player in The Energy Game

Fuel Cell Power: The Energy of the Future

Fuel Cell Power: The Energy of the Future Many scientific and engineering thought leaders consider fuel cell power stacks as the primary technology in the evolution of electronic or alternative fuel automobiles… [more]

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The Benefits of Wind Energy

Wind turbines – white structures with three or more blades which are used to generate electricity from the wind – are one of the most efficient methods of generating renewable energy. This is simple fact, and the continued … [Read More...]

What is a Wind Turbine?

Dotted across landscapes throughout the world, one can now see small, stick-thin structures with three spokes poking out from the central column. These structures are alarming, and almost sinister, the first time you see them. The … [Read More...]

The Disadvantages of Solar Power

We all constantly hear how good solar power is, but one cannot present a convincing argument without looking at both sides of the story. While solar power has many benefits, it also has its drawbacks. The first is also the most … [Read More...]

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Energy Tax Credits For Homeowners

Energy Tax Credits for Homeowners Homeowners who purchase high-efficiency heating and cooling equipment may profit from recently enacted legislation. President Bush signed the Energy Policy Act of … [Read More...]

The Forgotten Environmental Effect of Wind Turbines

When people talk of the environmental effect of wind turbines and wind power, they often forget to mention the problems wind turbines cause to local wildlife. Birds are an obvious problem to wind … [Read More...]

Onshore Wind Farms

A wind farm is an area which is host to several wind turbines, sometimes up to 100 individual turbines at a time. Rather than working as individual turbines, all of the energy collected by these wind … [Read More...]

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Alternative Energy from the Ocean

Alternative Energy from the Ocean In 1881, the French engineer Jacques D'Arsonval proposed Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion (OTEC). However, as of this writing, the Natural Energy Laboratory of Hawaii … [Read More...]

The Effect of Wind Turbines on Humans

Wind turbines and farms are becoming an evermore familiar sight on the landscape, and while generally accepted as a useful resource for electricity generation, they have not been without their … [Read More...]

Wind Turbines and ‘Shadow Flicker’

If you do not live near a wind turbine, it is unlikely you will have ever heard the term ‘shadow flicker’ in everyday usage. The problem however is being discussed fervently by those who reside near … [Read More...]