A New Wave of Coal Mines Could Produce Renewable Electricity

Prosper Haniel is a Coal Mine

Prosper Haniel is a Coal Mine. Credit: Goseteufel

The potentials of the wind and the sun could stand to transform dirty to clean energy, by the German coal producer. Converting mine shafts to hydro chutes would not be a utopian thought and this would soon be a reality with a recent March 14 speech reiterated by Bloomberg. Continue reading

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Jaguar Land Rover Signs 100% Renewable Electricity Deal

Jaguar Land Rover sources 100% renewable electricity for its UK facilities.

Jaguar Land Rover sources 100% renewable electricity for its UK facilities. Credit:Jaguar Land Rover

Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) has sealed a new agreement recently with EDF Energy to buy 100% of its electricity from renewable sources up to March 2020. Continue reading

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Abu Dhabi to Produce Cheapest Electricity From Solar

Solar panel

Solar panel

Abu Dhabi shared a recent milestone with a record low-cost electricity generated by solar power. It is reported that there has been a deal with an Asian consortium in the context of building the world’s largest solar (single-site) facility in Abu Dhabi. Continue reading

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Certified Renewable Electricity – Is It Important?

Renewable electricity certificate

Renewable electricity certificate. Credit: SmartestEnergy

Renewable electricity is an in-trend choice at quite a few of UK’s biggest companies. Clean energy is in demand and this spells positivity for the planet, eco-activists, consumers, and renewable generators. Continue reading

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Digital Electricity At India’s Largest IT park in Kerala

Technopark in Kerala, India. Credit: Technopark.org

Technopark in Kerala, India. Credit: Technopark.org

India’s largest IT park, Technopark, in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala will reportedly get an 110 kilovolt (KV) digital substation from ABB India. Continue reading

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How Does Electricity Travel Through Wires?

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Have you ever wondered how electricity can travel through wires? The process is intriguing and Dan Ludois, Professor at the College of Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison, explained the concept in a lucid way. Continue reading

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Norway Leads the Electric Vehicle Surge in Europe

Electric Vehicles, Oslo, Norway. Credit: Creative Commons/Mic

Electric Vehicles, Oslo, Norway. Credit: Creative Commons/Mic

There is a lot of talk around Electric Vehicles (EVs) and currently, Europe is reportedly all set for a major expansion in this area. EVs have an immense support from the auto industry and the government, backed by technology, and ambitious emissions reduction targets seem to have a lot going its way. Continue reading

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The Electricity Revolution and a Guide for the Future

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Credit: Public Domain/ADD

The electricity revolution that’s happening today is inevitable. The fossil fuel sources are diminishing and there is an increasing need to focus on alternative methods to source the world’s electricity demand. Electric utility companies are trying to find new pathways to retain their customers. Continue reading

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Renewable Energy – Cheapest Unsubsidised Electricity in US

Credit: CC/Don Graham

Credit: CC/Don Graham

The cost of electricity generation from the renewable energy pockets has decreased over the last few years. In the US the wind and solar power stand as cheaper sources over natural gas and what is noteworthy is that it is low-priced even without subsidies. Continue reading

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New York to Replace Nuclear Power by Generating Electricity Through Clean Energy

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Credit: Creative Commons/Tony

The Indian Point nuclear plant was announced for closure by New York governor, Andrew Cuomo recently. The plant supplies electricity to New York City and some surrounding areas. Continue reading

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