- RENEWABLES. // EEBR Hungary: Energy & Environment Business Report;2004, p37
Presents statistics on renewable energy sources in Hungary from 1990 to 2002. Geothermal resources; Solar thermal; Industrial waste; Renewable municipal waste; Solid biomass.
- Sunny Forecast: Solar energy on the rise. // Plenty;Apr/May2008, Issue 21, p38
The article reports on the continuous growth of solar energy industry in the U.S. with its double-digit annual growth rate in 2006. Solar energy has two forms which are both eco-friendly including the solar thermal (ST) which uses the sun to heat water and solar photovoltaic (PV) which uses the...
- Renewable Energy Report Ed 1 2004. // Renewable Energy Report;2004, Vol. 1, p1
Presents an overview of the status of the global renewable energy resources in 2004. Renewable energy in world primary energy supply; Status of the wind power market; Applications of solar photovoltaic technology; Technical background of solar thermal power.
- Negative Externalities and Electricity Prices: Exploring the Full Social Costs of Conventional, Renewable, and Nuclear Power Sources. Sovacool, Benjamin K. // Proceedings of World Academy of Science: Engineering & Technolog;Mar2009, Vol. 51, p590
If regional and global electricity markets were to function properly by aligning electricity costs with prices, renewable energy technologies would offer the cheapest forms of power generation. The fundamental question is whether we want an electricity market that manipulates the presence of...
- Distributed Solar in Bangladesh. King, Wyatt C. // Green Builder Magazine;Oct2014, Vol. 9 Issue 10, p61
The article discusses on Bangladesh as solar power country. The author mention that base on a study by International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), Bangladesh was the leading country who has a home-based solar system in the past ten years. It also mention that the government has adopted the...
- HOT ROCKS, COOL TECHNOLOGY. Schultz, Nick // American (19328117);May/Jun2007, Vol. 1 Issue 4, p88
The article focuses on geothermal energy as an unrecognized source of clean, renewable energy. It stresses that despite its being a greener source of power, geothermal energy tends to receive modest attention from environmentalists, traditional energy companies and governments. It discusses the...
- Natural resources. McClellan, Matt // Nursery Management;Jul2012, Vol. 28 Issue 7, p22
The article discusses how Blooming Nursery and IFA Nurseries in Oregon are using alternative energy to minimize their costs. Blooming Nursery owner Grace Dinsdale used a solar thermal system, in which panels gather energy from the sun and utilize it to heat up glycol. She recommends picking a...
- Powering Up. Edwards, John G. // Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);2/11/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p6
The article focuses on the potential of the state of Nevada to become a center of renewable energy development. The state's renewable energy sector includes a solar-thermal power plant located in Boulder City, a giant solar photovoltaic system at Nellis Air Force Base, a solar-power assembly...
- DATABASES. // Renewable Energy Report;2004, Vol. 1, p243
Presents statistical information concerning the status of the global renewable energy resources from 1990 to 2002. Net imports of geothermal energy; Primary production of solar thermal energy; Consumption of solid biomass energy.