Category Archives: Sources of Electricity

UK Produced Around 30% of Electricity Through Renewables

UK Government’s official data projects that around 30% of electricity is generated from clean and renewable sources. Continue reading

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Vegan Electricity Supply? Ecotricity Offers Green Alternative

UK based Ecotricity, a renewable energy company professed that around half of the British homes were powered by electricity made from animal byproducts. Continue reading






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Tesla App Allows Optimising for Cheaper Electricity

Imagine an efficient electricity system where if the electricity is expensive to generate you pay more, and if it is cheap then you pay lesser. This system would persuade ratepayers to conserve when the grid would be constrained and switch to using power when it’s clean and cheap, allowing savings on emissions and grid costs in the process. Continue reading






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Vietnam Plans To Triple Electricity Generation With Solar, Rare Earth

Vietnam intends to increase the amount of electricity it generates from renewable sources to threefold. This would reportedly push for a 26% increase in household solar energy usage by 2030 and cut the dependence on coal, according to Prime Minister … Continue reading

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Harvesting Electricity from Aloe Vera

The Aloe vera leaves are succulent and have been analyzed for anisotropy and nonlinear properties of electrochemical circuits. Continue reading






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Abu Dhabi Poised To Change Waste Cooking Oil Into Electricity

Abu Dhabi stands poised to divert used cooking oil and hazardous medical waste away from the Al Dhafra landfill into energy production. Continue reading






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Can Bitcoin Be Considered As a Waste of Electricity?

A manufacturing start-up moved into an aluminium factory to take advantage of abundant cheap electricity from the St. Lawrence River to power the cryptocurrency. Continue reading






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Ultra Hi-tech Device Generates Electricity From Thin Air

An ultra hi-tech device that can pull electrical power out of thin air has been devised by scientists from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s (MIT) department of chemical engineering. Continue reading






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Damless, Run-of-River Power Plants, Are They The Future of Electricity?

The world is dependent on fossil fuels like coal, gas, and oil, which are being consumed at a startling rate. In this context, an assessment report released in 2007 by the IPCC highlighted that the burning fossil fuels could cause irreversible changes to the Earth. Continue reading






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Enhancing Green Power May Reduce India’s Electricity, Water Issues

India’s power sector has often been impacted by water scarcity due to the over-dependence on coal-fired plants, which require much cooling, and that can reportedly change with the enhanced use of green power (renewable energy). Continue reading






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