06 Jan '18, 3pm

Learning About Renewable Energy | NREL

The United States currently relies heavily on coal, oil, and natural gas for its energy. Fossil fuels are nonrenewable , that is, they draw on finite resources that will eventually dwindle, becoming too expensive or too environmentally damaging to retrieve. In contrast, renewable energy resources—such as wind and solar energy—are constantly replenished and will never run out.

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Geothermal Energy Basics | NREL

Geothermal Energy Basics | NREL

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Many technologies have been developed to take advantage of geothermal energy—the heat from the earth. This heat can be dra...

Hydrogen Basics | NREL

Hydrogen Basics | NREL

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Hydrogen is a clean-burning fuel, and when combined with oxygen in a fuel cell, it produces heat and electricity with only...

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EU Promotes Renewable Energy on Barbados

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This is the first payment of a total contribution of €3 million ($3.6 million). This activity is in line with the country’...

European Commission Approves Greek Auction Scheme for Renewable Energy: Renewable Energy Magazine

European Commission Approves Greek Auction Sche...

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Under the scheme, Greece will organize separate auctions for wind and solar installations this year in order to determine ...

IRENA Conference Set to Boost Off-Grid Renewabl...

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Abu Dhabi, U.A.E., 2 August 2016 - Key stakeholders from the off-grid renewable energy sector - including policy makers, t...

Why airports are embracing renewable energy

Why airports are embracing renewable energy

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The largest airports in the world have the land areas and populations of small cities. They operate around the clock and m...

NY Clean Energy Agenda to Make "Significant Investments in #Renewable #Energy" | CleanTechnica

NY Clean Energy Agenda to Make "Significant Inv...

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New York will engage stakeholders in the public and private sectors by proposing a “comprehensive and far-reaching” energy...

Climate Neutral Research Campuses | NREL

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Set an example for climate neutrality. Use NREL's climate action planning process and tool to reduce energy consumption an...

Renewable Energy Shines, Coal Dims In New Federal Report

Renewable Energy Shines, Coal Dims In New Feder...

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For a self-proclaimed champion of the US coal industry, President* Trump sure has some ‘splaining to do. A temporary uptic...