Renewable Energy

Sean Buchanan, IPS News
ROME, Italy - Driven by solar and wind, world investments in renewable energy reversed a two-year dip last year, brushing aside the challenge from sharply lower oil prices and registering a 17 percent leap over the previous year to stand at 270 billion dollars. These investments helped see an additional 103Gw of generating capacity – roughly that...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
By leveraging its vast renewable energy resources, Canada could turn its back...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Rooftop solar panels. (Photo: Duncan Rawlinson/cc/flickr)
The future of solar energy, often envisioned as an island of reflective panels...

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From Idaho-based start-up Solar Roadways , a brilliant idea that will provide clean energy, cut pollution, keep roads snow-free, revolutionize road safety, eliminate electrical and phone poles, create thousands of jobs, and oh yeah, save the planet. A couple more days to a crowdfunding campaign that has already raised way over their $1 million goal. Detractors raise objections - ie: a projected $56 trillion price tag - but dreams have to start someplace. Their video is almost as brilliant as...