Renewable Energy – Page 3 – GBRI
 

Budweiser might have fallen from the top slot as America’s favorite beer, but the company is right up there as far as commitment to renewables is concerned. The beer manufacturer has announced that it will switch all of its US beer brewing to renewable electricity and is even launching a new label this spring that indicates that […]

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Germany has often impressed the world with its achievements in the renewable energy sector. The country’s latest achievement has broken yet another renewable energy record – a third of Germany’s electricity requirements in 2017 were met by clean power. Preliminary data from the Association of Energy and Water Industries shows that renewable electricity generation grew […]

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A recent study has found that an increasing number of K-12 schools in the US are moving towards renewable sources of energy, particularly solar. An estimated 5,489 schools, with combined capacity of 910 megawatts, have already become solar powered. That’s roughly five percent of all K-12s in the nation. This shift towards solar energy is […]

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As the global aviation industry is looking for ways to minimize its greenhouse emissions, scientists in Switzerland have come up with a technology that uses air, sunlight and water to make jet fuel. With a high temperature solar reactor, the scientists split carbon dioxide and water to make carbon monoxide and hydrogen, known as syngas, with oxygen […]

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Until now, solar and wind energy have been the most popular forms of renewable energy with countries investing millions in them. However, the U.S. Department of Energy has been investing in another source of future renewable energy that is quite unheard of — Seaweed energy. According to reports, DOE is investing nearly $1.5 million in two […]

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A new research undertaken by scientists working on transparent solar panels has shown that if all of America’s glass surfaces- which include windows on homes, cars and buildings- are replaced with transparent solar panels, the electricity generated could easily power all of America. “Highly transparent solar cells represent the wave of the future for new […]

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37-year old Jacinda Ardern is all set to become New Zealand’s youngest prime minister in 150 years and hopes that her government will take the necessary steps to make the country greener and  more sustainable by reducing its greenhouse emissions. The incoming government has already outlined plans to plant 100 million trees each year, ensure the electricity […]

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A recent research has revealed that a deep-sea wind farm the size of India in the North Atlantic could generate enough power to meet the entire planet’s electricity requirements. Scientists have calculated that it could possibly generate an average output of 18 terawatts annually, which is roughly equal to what is consumed by the entire […]

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