Alternative Energy

Green Trends to Look Out for in 2015

Green Trends

It seems like green innovation has been a major focus in recent years. Month after month, we see new ways to be kinder and less burdensome to our fickle planet, and the green trend shows no sign of slowing. In fact, green technology is bigger than ever and projected to continue becoming a central part of our daily lives. Here ...

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Shift to Alternative Energy Can Reduce Industry Accidents

Deepwater Horizon

The idea that alternative energy sources will reduce the risk of a major environmental accident, such as the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig explosion and oil spill that occurred in April 2010, is a headline that will make sense 25, 50, or even 100 years from now. Clearly, there is an emotional aspect to any time-line presented here, as most people ...

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Driving the Transportation Energy Revolution

BMW Hydrogen 7

In August 2014 “the Energy Department announced more than $55 million for 31 new projects to accelerate research and development of critical vehicle technologies that will improve fuel efficiency and reduce costs,” according to energy.gov. The new support and effort to find more energy efficient ways to fuel vehicles has not-so-alternatively fueled the alternate energy and conservation movement that has ...

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Alternative Ways to Charge Your Cell Phone

Alternative Ways to Charge

Rather than plugging into an outlet or a computer USB port, there are new and emerging charging technologies that make it faster and easier than ever to get life back into your phone. This is good news for anyone who depends on their phone day and night. Wireless charging technology is the future goal for developers. Here are some alternative ...

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Clean Technology Outlook Bright for 2015 on the Back of a Record-breaking Green Investment Year

Clean Technology Outlook

Imagine going through a week of nothing but cloudy, foggy days, only to finally “strike gold” with a bright and sunny one. That’s the journey the clean technology industry has taken over the past several years worldwide, with 2014 being a “golden” year in the field. The market witnessed its most robust investment performance in several years last year, paving ...

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How Technology Has Improved Fuel Efficiency

Green Technology

It seems that from the time the first automobiles rolled off the assembly lines, gas mileage has been a concern for those making the vehicles as well as those sitting behind the wheel. However, as technology has advanced over the years, many changes have come to automobiles and their ability to increase fuel efficiency while also having less and less ...

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4 Green Technologies You Probably Haven’t Heard Of

Vertical Farming

By now, there are several environmentally friendly technologies that have taken the world by storm and are now a part of the cultural lexicon. We all know about hybrid cars (and now electric), energy-efficient light bulbs and even solar-powered cell phone chargers. These are the kinds of things that are a part of our everyday lives. But what’s most exciting ...

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