06 Jul '12, 9am

Like diagrams? Then you'll love this! New infographic on how much energy gets wasted producing electricity #getCBE

Full article: http://www.foe.co.uk/resource/briefing_notes/iib_elec_gra...

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How producing electricity from fossil fuels wastes more energy than producing it from renewables #getCBE

How producing electricity from fossil fuels was...

foe.co.uk 06 Jul '12, 1pm

Huge amounts of energy are wasted every day in our gas, coal and nuclear power stations. Over half of the energy in gas an...

Photo competition! Show us why you love renewable energy to win a year's free electricity #getCBE

Photo competition! Show us why you love renewab...

foe.co.uk 05 Jul '12, 9am

Win a year's free electricity4 July 2012 Send us a photo of an inspiring example of clean British energy. And you could wi...

For the first time, America produces as much electricity from natural gas as from coal:

For the first time, America produces as much el...

grist.org 06 Jul '12, 8pm

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Duke Energy CEO Bill Johnson resigns after one day, gets $44 million in severance

Duke Energy CEO Bill Johnson resigns after one ...

grist.org 06 Jul '12, 2pm

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14-Year-Old Student Turns Rain Into Electricity

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On the Road Toward Energy Independence

On the Road Toward Energy Independence

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The Smart Grid for Water Gets Bigger: Smart metering isn’t just about electricity — natural gas and water are

The Smart Grid for Water Gets Bigger: Smart met...

greentechmedia.com 05 Jul '12, 8pm

Smart metering isn’t just about electricity -- natural gas and water are important market sectors too. Water, in particula...

Brazil Solar Energy Below Grid Electricity

cleantechnica.com 04 Jul '12, 7pm

Here’s a quote courtesy of the aforementioned translation. “Considering, however, the trend in costs and prices of solar m...

Too much?

Too much?

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Neil suggested I take a final bump photo as we were heading off to hospital to be assessed (I was in labour, but we had no...

A New Net-Zero Community

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Two southern Maine builders have teamed up with Kaplan Thompson Architects on a subdivision that will include as many as 2...

Renewable Energy Supplies 7% US Electricity, Ha...

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by Dan Seif, Rocky Mountain Institute Between April 2011 and March 2012, the US generated 5% of its annual electricity fro...

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The Renewables Portfolio Standard (RPS), which requires energy providers to meet a certain percentage of their energy need...

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sma.de 04 Jul '12, 3pm

PV plants equipped with products from SMA are producing clean energy all over the world. Learn more about the flexible use...