Hydroelectric Energy

Clean Energy from inside a Pipe? Hydropower Takes on a Brand New Form

Hydropower

Clean technology has taken many shapes today, but one up-and-coming shape is that of a tube—more specifically, a water pipeline. Producing clean energy from the inside part of a pipeline is being heralded as the latest way to help the environment. It’s the premise of a new hydropower technology called the LucidPipe Power System, and it’s providing a more renewable ...

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Massachusetts’ Renewable Energy Industry is Thriving

In recent years, Massachusetts has become a leader in renewable energy policy, strategy and growth.  This past June the state was ranked first by the U.S. Clean Tech Leadership Index for its progressive policies and second for technology development and installation. In addition to these accolades, the state has also enjoyed a booming renewable energy job market. Since 2011 renewable ...

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Why Generating Electricity from Solar Energy Means Less Consumption of Fossil Fuels

Solar parks, solar panels on rooftops and even solar panel laden streetlights have become common sights virtually all around the globe. Even though solar energy is nearly not as popular as grid power, it is being looked at as a feasible means of acquiring electricity as fossil fuel rates around the world have already begun to soar and global supplies ...

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5 Types of Renewable Energy

The world’s energy needs could be reduced by one-third by 2050 if individuals and corporations work to save energy now and begin relying on renewable energy sources provided by power companies and personalized adoption. Renewable energy allows you to tap into natural resources that are replenished as part of the normal life cycle. Cut a tree down to burn for heat, and ...

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Renewable Energy Sources Can Improve Public Health

For help with writing your resume, networking with employers, and finding your perfect green job, visit the CareerBuilder Resource Center at U.S. Green Technology right away! Renewable energy has been a hot topic in recent years, and there are even federal tax incentives for individuals and companies wishing to equip properties with renewable energy devices. Getting a tax break is ...

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Top Five Green Trends This Week: Honeymooning and Ballooning

We’re officially in June, which means the birds are chirping, school is out, rose buds are showing off their vibrant colors and more wedding bells are ringing. This June, more individuals are striving to become greener in all aspects of their lives and seriously green their routines. Here are the top five green technology trends this week. 1. Wedding Makeup ...

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Green World News This Week: Brazil Wind Power is a Breeze

When Brazilians mention that they are going green through the power of the wind turbine, they’re not just blowing hot air. Over the past five years, the wind power sector in Brazil has vamped up tremendously – by more than 80 percent actually – thus showing that those going green in this sector aren’t just chasing the wind: Unlike the ...

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