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Living Off Grid

Living off-grid is an aspiration for many people. You may want to ‘grow your own’ electricity and not be reliant on electricity companies. You may live in the middle of nowhere and be unable to get an outside electricity supply. 1,823 more words

Carbon Emissions

Making and Saving Money with Solar

Creating energy with solar is not only environmentally friendly, it can also be good for your bank account too. Whether you are considering solar as a way of offsetting your electricity bill in your home or business, or if you are considering a solar installation to avoid the high cost of connection to the electricity grid, solar can often save you money. 875 more words

Clean Energy

Solar Impulse 2 leaves Ohio on fuel-free flight

The Solar Impulse 2, a solar-powered airplane piloted by Swiss national Bertrand Piccard, successfully flew out of Dayton, Ohio in the dark early Wednesday en route to Pennsylvania, according to a live online feed of the departure. 8 more words

Green Tech

After delay, solar plane will fly from Ohio to Pennsylvania

After a delay to check for possible damage, a solar-powered airplane will take off Wednesday for its planned flight from Ohio to Pennsylvania.

Source: Phys.org – Energy & Green Tech News

Green Tech

EDC to double wind capacity in 3 years

FPHC said it will aggressively double its wind-power capacity in the next three years.  Francis Giles B. Puno, the company’s president and COO, the company has a 150-megawatt (MW) wind farm in Burgos, Ilocos Norte.  23 more words

News

The United Arab Emirates: An Unlikely Development Partner For Pacific Island States

Monsoon Subeditor Mitiana Arbon reflects on the flourishing development partnership between the United Arab Emirates and Pacific Island States.

The last decade for Pacific Island States has seen the diplomatic growth of many non-traditional partners in development. 664 more words

Oceania

AGL Energy's Andy Vesey sees batteries 'changing the world'

AGL Energy chief Andy Vesey has singled out the advance in battery storage as the factor that will “change the world” of energy investment.

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Renewable Energy