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Developments in renewable energy sources including wind, solar, geothermal, biomass, and hydropower; microgrids; energy storage; biofuels
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Hydropower Opposition Slows Project Approvals - Renewable Energy Magazine, at the heart of clean energy journalism

Hydropower Opposition Slows Project Approvals - Renewable Energy Magazine, at the heart of clean energy journalism | Renewable Energy and Sustainability | Scoop.it
Hydropower Opposition Slows Project Approvals - Renewable Energy Magazine, at the heart of clean energy journalism
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Hydropower is significant because it is a renewable energy source that can serve as baseload power. Social media is becoming increasingly important for communicating the benefits of energy projects, while fostering dialogue to address citizen concerns.

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Ernest Moniz, Natural Gas and the Renewable Energy Future

Ernest Moniz, Natural Gas and the Renewable Energy Future | Renewable Energy and Sustainability | Scoop.it
... at risk in the foreseeable future…. Renewables must be part of that solution. The committee this month will take up bills that will encourage hydropower and geothermal, which we would call the forgotten renewables.” ...
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The 10 longest power outages of 2012

The 10 longest power outages of 2012 | Renewable Energy and Sustainability | Scoop.it
Utility industry news, voices and jobs for energy industry professionals. Optimized for your mobile phone.
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Renewable Energy Revolution: Declining Costs, Surging Capacity - CleanTechnica

Renewable Energy Revolution: Declining Costs, Surging Capacity - CleanTechnica | Renewable Energy and Sustainability | Scoop.it
Renewable Energy Revolution: Declining Costs, Surging Capacity CleanTechnica Additions to global wind power generation capacity totalled 41 gigawatts (GW) in 2011, according to IRENA's “Renewable Power Generation Costs in 2012: An Overview.” That's...
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Electric Cars Used As Emergency Power: DoD Begins Tests

Electric Cars Used As Emergency Power: DoD Begins Tests | Renewable Energy and Sustainability | Scoop.it
Picture the scene: There's a power cut. It goes dark. Your TV, refrigerator and computer all shut down. How long will it last? Who knows?
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Who's leading – and who's lagging – in the global renewables race? - RenewEconomy

Who's leading – and who's lagging – in the global renewables race? - RenewEconomy | Renewable Energy and Sustainability | Scoop.it
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Who's leading – and who's lagging – in the global renewables race?
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Generally, “new sources” of renewable energy refer to the addition of wind, solar, and biomass.
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Evolution Inspires More Efficient Solar Cell Design

Evolution Inspires More Efficient Solar Cell Design | Renewable Energy and Sustainability | Scoop.it
Geometric pattern maximizes time light is trapped in solar cell The sun's energy is virtually limitless, but harnessing its electricity with today's single-crystal silicon solar cells is extremely expensive — 10 times pricier than coal, according...
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Geothermal Power in the US, Market Outlook to 2025 - Capacity, Generation ... - Power Engineering Magazine

Geothermal Power in the US, Market Outlook to 2025 - Capacity, Generation ... - Power Engineering Magazine | Renewable Energy and Sustainability | Scoop.it
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Top states for green buildings

Top states for green buildings | Renewable Energy and Sustainability | Scoop.it
Top states for green buildings: http://t.co/kmpwQjLW #greenbuilding #LEED
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