NEW GEOTHERMAL PLANT PROVIDES POWER TO CALIFORNIA

The Tungsten Mountain geothermal power plant, located in Nevada commenced commercial operation in December 2017. The geothermal power plant, built…

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Big Oil, Moving Into Renewable Energy

British Petroleum (BP) has purchased a 43% interest in Lightsource Renewable Energy for U.S. $200 million. Lightsource Renewable Energy is…

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$/kWh for Wind Energy

Wind Energy generated approximately 487 gigawatts (GW) of electricity in the world in 2016. PRC generated the most electricity from…

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$/kWh for Solar Energy

Solar Energy is generated from either a photovoltaic (PV) system or a concentrated solar power (CSP) system. PV systems use…

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$/kWh for Hydroelectricity

Hydroelectric Energy is the dominant renewable energy source in the world, supplying 71% of all renewable electricity. In 2015, hydroelectric…

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Carbon Footprint of Renewable Energies and Coal

RENEWABLE ENERGY – Twenty-two percent of the electricity generated in the world today is from renewable energy. Renewable energy includes…

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Future of Nuclear Energy

Eleven percent of the electricity generated in the world today is from nuclear energy. Nuclear energy has less than fifteen…

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ENERGY IN AMERICA – 2017

As 2017 draws to a close, I find myself amazed at the dramatic changes in energy that are occurring in…

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U.S. Offshore Wind Study

The U.S. Secretary of Energy, Rick Perry announced that the Department of Energy (DOE) will “invest” $18.5 Million in a…

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India’s Renewable Energy Program

The Republic of India has a population of more than 1.2 billion people. Only the United States, People’s Republic of…

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