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Renewable Sources Can Reduce The Cost of Electricity Production

It is notable that when using renewable sources like solar and the wind to produce electric energy, the cost of production is reduced significantly. Continue reading

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Singer Akon Plans to Bring Electricity to 600 Million People in Africa

R&B singer Akon has taken the initiative to provide solar power to 600 million people in Africa through the launch of a new solar academy called ‘Akon Lighting Africa’. The “Solar Academy”, which opened this summer in Bamako, the capital … Continue reading

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Generating Electricity from Sun and Wind to Save Money

With skyrocketing electric energy costs, it helps to know about resources to increase your energy sources without breaking the bank. Increasing in popularity is the installation of wind power systems or home solar electric panels which eliminates energy costs, altogether.

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Giant Crescent Dunes of a 165m Completed

A much awaited project of the Crescent Dunes Solar Thermal Power Plant, which is a long time pending project from the Nevada desert sun has finally completed. It’s a giant solar tower of a 540 foot (165-metre) high standing like … Continue reading

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Concentrating Solar Power Plants to Compensate the U.S. Power Requirement

According to future estimations, the two under-construction power plants  – SolarReserve’s Crescent Dunes near Tonopah and BrightSource’s Ivanpah Solar in southeastern California, plan to convert the sun into a laser-like beam, which will focus on giant towers to create electric … Continue reading

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