Posts Tagged ‘renewable’

Renewables on the Rise in the United States - Wednesday, October 22, 2014

The latest energy infrastructure update report by the U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Ferc) has revealed that renewable energy accounts for 40.61% of all new energy generation capacity added so far this year.
Ferc’s calculations – which only include utility-scale solar and omit distributed generation – also reveal that renewable additions to the U.S.’s power mix …Read More

Wolfgang Bauer, a distinguished professor at Michigan State University, views unused farmland in Michigan as untapped energy resources. He believes farmlands hold immense opportunity economic development.
Bauer studies the ways in which renewable energy from animal waste, energy crops like corn or switch grass, and even food waste can be transformed into biogas. He also has researched the …Read More