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  • ... In order to promote the development of a renewable energy infrastructure, many governments have passed laws that ...  energy in a region's energy generation  portfolio , are referred to as Renewable Portfolio Standards ...
  • ... [scald=38279:kl_image_original_context] Explainer : Renewable Portfolio Standards ALEC is best ... few days might affect ALEC's efforts to rescind them. ReWire is dedicated to covering renewable energy in California. Keep in ...
  • ... energy budget comes from burning fossil fuels. A renewable energy solution to transportation energy use is thus both crucial, ... straightforward way to convert our transportation to a renewable energy base would be to reorganize our cities and towns so that ...
  • ... facilities require very little land compared to other renewable energy generating plants. Also unlike most renewable sources of energy, geothermal offers the possibility of base load ...
  • ... process of recycling. There's a priority list in the renewable energy world too. It's all well and good to shift our energy habits ... without. Privation. Freezing in the dark. The good news is that we can conserve energy without giving up much in the way of ...
  • ... "distributed generation" comes up a lot in discussions of renewable energy, but its meaning isn't particularly easy to guess at. Most ... transmission, and consumption. As we note in  our explainer on The Grid , the traditional electricity transmission model ...
  • ... With the exception of geothermal and tidal energy, most renewable energy is solar at its root. Wind is caused by the sun heating the ... designs, powers a turbine. According to the National Renewable Energy Laboratory, power towers are somewhat more efficient at ...
  • ... K Ali /Flickr/ Creative Commons License News stories about renewable energy installations -- or other power plants, for that matter -- ...
  • ... lunch, as the old saying goes, and that's as true in the renewable energy world as anywhere else. Every means of making energy has its ... rooftop solar. The concept is referred to in renewable energy circles as "energy return on energy invested," or EROEI, and ...
  • KCET.ORG LAUNCHES 'REWIRE' TRACKING  RENEWABLE ENERGY IN CALIFORNIA ... covering the California environment, shares the latest news concerning all aspects of renewable energy. From the effects ... can learn about all renewable energy topics with " explainers ", which provide definitions of frequently used terms such as " ...

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