Seven Alternative Sources of Energy

Seven Alternative Sources of Energy
When you think about the characteristics of alternative sources of energy, one great thing comes to mind: they are renewable. They do not require you to deplete those resources of the planet, which cannot be restored, such as minerals, for example. If everyone switched to alternative sources of energy, then society could even reduce its ...

The Best Places for Harnessing Solar Power

The Best Places for Harnessing Solar Power
The first time someone thought about using solar power for energy production was with NASA launching a solar-power satellite in 1958. Over the years, solar power for energy production has become a more popular and widespread alternative energy source. The costs of solar power technologies are still rather high though – higher than those of ...

How to Turn Alternative Energy into Your Future

How to Turn Alternative Energy into Your Future
Many individuals and companies talk about producing energy from alternative sources. However, those are just talks. How to turn them into action? To see the world completely freed from pollution of power plants and fossil fuel, as well as from depletion of natural resources, certain measures have to be taken in order to smoothly transition ...

The Top Countries Using Hydroelectricity

The Top Countries Using Hydroelectricity
Hydroelectric power is the most pollution-free and the least expensive energy source in today’s world. It is a well-known fact that to create and operate a hydroelectric power plant, a river needs to be dammed, which destroys the natural habitat of the organisms living in that river. This is the ecological damage that can be ...