Scientists explore effects of large-scale wind and solar farms in the Sahara Desert. They found that such installations can significantly increase rainfall and boost vegetation in the region, paving the way for a 'green' Sahara, climate benefits, and clean energy.
Capable of producing 2.6 TWh of sustainable energy every year, Gemini could help in reducing the CO2 emissions of the Netherlands by 1.25 million tons.
Wind energy is proving to be a growing industry in the U.S. with over 100,000 jobs being provided to workers. This is a milestone for the growing industry that is currently at risk of being affected by changing climate regulations under U.S. President Donald Trump's new administration.
China is on its way to become the first "Green Superpower" through building the world's largest solar farm in the western province of Qinghai.
Good news! Block Island Wind Farm, the first offshore wind farm in the U.S., has officially started its operation, replacing 90 percent of the island's diesel-generated electricity to clean, renewable wind energy.
Known as the Block Island Wind Farm, the first U.S. offshore wind farm off the coast of Rhode Island has finally been opened. A total of five gigantic turbines larger than the Statue of Liberty were built and expected to power more than 17,000 homes on the island. According to reports, the farm started to generate energy on Monday and has delivered power to countless homes around the grid since then.
Engineers from the University of California, Irvine have successfully implemented a new technique capable of converting and using the excess energy from solar panels or wind farms.
Good news for clean energy! On Monday, Microsoft has announced that its biggest wind energy purchase. The tech giant has signed a new wind farm contract to purchase 237 MW of wind energy capable of powering their Wyoming Data Center.
Donald Trump’s election win has thrown the future of renewable energy into uncertainty, with the President-elect thinking that man-made climate change is a hoax. Does this mean the future now belongs to dirty energy?
Costa Rica has turned its back on fossil fuels and is running on renewable energy for two months now, proving that a country did not have to rely on fossil fuel to keep its engine going all year round.
Mendu, a 13-year-old from Ohio, has finally cracked the code on making wind and solar energy affordable to all.
The force is strong in Scotland, albeit literally. Studies have shown Scotland has enough wind power to power its entire households for over a month.
A startup in India has designed a turbine that brings wind power to households at only a quarter of usual costs.
Man may finally bear witness to the union of two elements. Germany will be the site of the world's first hydroelectric-powered wind turbines.