An increasing number of private individuals supply their excess energy, from external energy sources (windmills and solar cells), to the electricity grid and only take energy from the grid when necessary.
Ocean surface currents have long been the focus of research due to the role they play in weather, climate and transportation of pollutants, yet essential aspects of these currents remain unknown.
American Superconductor Corporation, a leading energy technologies company, today announced that it has received more than $3 million in orders for its wind turbine core electrical components and systems from two AMSC Windtec customers.
Intel Corporation said today it will purchase more than 1.3 billion kilowatt hours a year of renewable energy certificates as part of a multi-faceted approach to reduce its impact on the environment, making Intel the single-largest corporate purchaser of green power in the United States, according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
Here’s something residents of cloudy Northern Europe should appreciate: a way of using rain to generate power.
NACEL Energy Corporation, an emerging developer and aggregator of wind power infrastructure generating profitable, clean, renewable energy for America, today announced capital funding commitments totaling $3.2 million.
The link between changes in the temperature of the sea’s surface and increases in North Atlantic hurricane activity has been quantified for the first time.
In response to EPA’s nationwide challenge issued in December 2006, 53 Fortune 500 corporations are now collectively purchasing more than six billion kilowatt-hours (kWh) of green power annually.
This is a re-release of a book that is important for anyone who is involved in the environmental forensics industry. It provides essential information about the behavior of chemicals in the environment as presented by one of North America's premier soil chemists.
China´s economic boom has also brought with it a huge demand for energy. Against this background, there is strong interest in environmentally-friendly energy sources.