RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Renewable Energy

A collection of news and information related to Renewable Energy published by this site and its partners.

Top Renewable Energy Articles

Displaying items 12-22
  • Winter storage worries? Motormouth addresses trickle charging, boat storage

    Winter storage worries? Motormouth addresses trickle charging, boat storage
    Q: As winter approaches, I will be storing many motorized "toys" with batteries. These include a garden tractor, three motorcycles, a motorboat and a car. Can I line up all of the 12-volt batteries and put them on one trickle charger? I would simply...
  • Entrepreneur taking leap of faith with marijuana-infused syrups

    SEATTLE Jamie Hoffman pours a mixture of what looks like pond scum into a cheesecloth bag set up to strain over a plastic measuring bucket below. "We are mad scientists!" she says to her employee, Calvin Kingsly Ward, before letting out a cackle....
  • German industry earns cash from green energy upheaval

    FRANKFURT (Reuters) - German industry is learning how to profit from the upheaval and costs of the country's shift towards solar and wind energy. Greater reliance on renewables in Europe's biggest power market is making the peaks and troughs of...
  • Siemens signs two 15-year wind power service contracts

    Siemens signs two 15-year wind power service contracts
    Siemens Orlando offices were involved in the company’s wind divisions signing two long-term wind service agreements for wind farms in Washington State The wind farms have 132 turbines between them, near the city of Roosevelt, WA: White Creek...
  • L.A. sued by two companies over rejection of solar array plan

    Two out-of-state companies are suing Los Angeles after their plan to install an array of 3,500 solar cells on the northeast edge of the San Fernando Valley was thwarted by a local commission. The proposed project in Lake View Terrace worried neighbors,...
  • Pakistan, US appear once again to be cooperating on drone strikes

    ISLAMABAD A series of CIA drone strikes launched last week against Taliban insurgents in Pakistan's northwest tribal areas provide the clearest demonstration yet that the U.S. intelligence agency and Pakistani security forces are once again cooperating on...
  • Support the dam to support Md. [Commentary]

    Support the dam to support Md. [Commentary]
    Energy production has emerged as arguably the primary growth engine for America's economy. Oil production is surging, and the United States will emerge as the world's leading producer sometime this decade. America has already established self-...
  • South Africa's Eskom powers up wind farm

    JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South African power utility Eskom [ESCJ.UL] said on Thursday it had plugged its wind farm into the national grid, the first major step in a drive to reduce heavy reliance on coal to power Africa's most advanced economy. The...
  • Marylanders want more solar, wind power

    Marylanders want more solar, wind power
    Marylanders really, really want to get more of their electricity from renewable sources like solar and wind, a new poll finds. Most also apparently back government mandates to make it happen, even if they have to pay a little more for their power. The...
  • Brazil's Neves closing campaign cash gap thanks to banks and ethanol

    SAO PAULO (Reuters) - A late injection of campaign cash is helping business-friendly opposition candidate Aecio Neves push Brazil's presidential runoff against incumbent Dilma Rousseff down to the wire, eroding her huge fundraising advantage. Many of the...
  • Beyond the corn: The new frontier in ethanol is nonfood biofuel

    EMMETSBURG, Iowa � The first large ethanol plants to produce biofuel from nonfood sources like corn cobs are starting operations in the Midwest as the industry worries that they might also be the last at least in the United States. After a...