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Microgrids, Storage & Renewables

Jun 28 2016 11:10 PM | eds in Economy & Politics

Plans to scale up microgrids, energy storage and renewables detailed by White House. In aggregate, the commitments made at the event represent about, . . .$1 billion in energy storage investments alone, . . . according to the White House. Advance...

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Dc: Passes 50% Renewable Energy

Jun 28 2016 07:15 PM | eds in Economy & Politics

District of Columbia Council, . . . unanimously approved legislation, B21-650, . . . to expand DC’s renewable energy target to 50% by 2032. 6-28-2016 Source: DC: passes 50% renewable energy

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Driverless Busses

Jun 28 2016 05:10 PM | eds in Green Energy

Driverless shuttles, now ferrying passengers around in: . . . . . . Switzerland, . . . . . . Singapore, . . . . . . Japan, . . . . . . California, and . . . . . . Washington DC. 6-28-2016 Source: Driverless Busses

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Water:

Jun 27 2016 05:00 PM | eds in Non-Renewable

Electricity generation, is a significant consumer of water: . . . more than 5 times as much water globally, . . . as domestic uses: . . . . . . drinking, . . . . . . preparing food, . . . . . . bathing, . . . . . . washing clothes, . . . . . . washing...

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Map Of Wind Farms In The Uk

Jun 26 2016 11:55 PM | eds in Wind Power

Interactive Map of Renewable and Alternative Energy Projects in the UK 6-26-2016 Source: Map of Wind Farms in the UK

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Map Of Solar Farms In The United Kingdom

Jun 26 2016 11:50 PM | eds in Green Living

Who says there's no Sun in the UK? . . . Here's an Interactive Map of . . . Renewable and Alternative Energy Projects in the UK. 6-26-2016 Source: Map of Solar Farms in the United Kingdom

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They Do It Big In Texas

Jun 26 2016 11:40 PM | eds in Green Energy

Georgetown, Texas, plans to be the first in the state to be, . . . 100% entirely powered by wind and solar energy. 6-26-2016 Source: They do it BIG in Texas

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Army Base Solar

Jun 26 2016 11:25 PM | eds in Green Energy

A 59,994-panel solar array, spread over . . . 67 acres of Army land that’s been leased to a private developer, provides . . . 15 megawatts of electricity, or . . . 12% of the power used by this central-Maryland Army base. Fort Detrick, about 50 miles...

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Residential Batteries

Jun 26 2016 12:10 AM | eds in Green Energy

Purchasing enough batteries to provide just . . . 3 days of storage for an average American household costs about . . . $15,000, and those batteries only last for about . . . 5 years, and . . . are very difficult to recycle. A Tesla Powerwall, ....

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Light Weight Solar Panel

Jun 25 2016 12:15 PM | eds in Solar Power

Breamreach Solar Panel

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