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Changing the Business Climate in 2015

by Ceres  (Apr. 14, 2015)

The business of climate change has changed. Six years ago, when an international climate treaty in Copenhagen seemed distinctly possible, there was still a discernible gap between the concept of a low-carbon global economy and the capital market’s ability to deliver it. Nascent and costly clean energy technologies, skepticism of climate ...

Can saltwater quench our growing thirst?

by Ensia  (Apr. 13, 2015)

An increasingly water-stressed world takes a new look at desalination. It seems simple enough: Take the salt out of water so it’s drinkable. But it’s far more complex than it appears at first glance. It’s also increasingly crucial in a world where freshwater resources are progressively strained by population growth, ...

Install Solar Panels At Home and Contribute In Preserving the Environment

by solarpanelsxpert  (Apr. 17, 2015)

Solar panels have been in great demand these days. Everyone is looking forward to Install Solar Panels At Home. However, before you taking any step, it is highly necessary that you have complete knowledge about the subject. If you still have any doubt in your mind that how would be the solar panels efficient and helpful, you can take a look at the ...

Renewable power offers immediate economic power solutions for Africa

by Clean Energy Pipeline  (Mar. 16, 2015)

Much has changed over the last ten years or so since the renewable power boom began. At the start of the boom, renewable power costs were very expensive and high quality developers were hard to find. Many of the European renewable incentive programs, which have been much maligned, are now paying dividends beyond the European continent. Good core ...

The Future Cost of Wind Power

by ReportsnReports  (Mar. 3, 2015)

Chapter 1 The economics of wind power Wind power is capital intensive with most of the investment required upfront. The largest capital cost component is the turbine itself which can account for between 40% and 80% of the total capital cost of an onshore wind installation. Costs offshore are higher because of the more expensive operating ...

How to Choose the Right Solar Panels

by Infinite Energy  (Mar. 4, 2015)

Whether you've decided to live "off the grid" or simply work eco-friendly energy into your current lifestyle, using solar energy is an ideal way to accomplish the goal. Using photovoltaic technology, the heat and light from the sun are converted into electrical energy that you can use to power your home. Solar panels are made up of solar cells ...

Solar Panels Industry 2021 Analysis & Forecasts Research Study

OrbisResearch.com published new research report on "Solar Panels Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2015 to 2021" to its database. Solar panel market driving forces relate primarily to the prospect of inexpensive, lasting energy from the sun. In 2015, analysts agree, a tipping point has been reached, solar panel markets are at ...

Q&A: A look at solar plane attempting round-the-world trip

by Associated Press  (Mar. 10, 2015)

Two Swiss pioneers are attempting to fly around the world in a solar-powered airplane without a drop of fossil fuel. Here's a look at the plane and the pioneers behind it: HOW IS THE PLANE FLYING ONLY ON SOLAR POWER? Described by its creators as "an airborne laboratory," the single-seat Solar Impulse 2 has 17,248 ultra-efficient solar cells that ...

Asia-Pacific Solar Energy Panel Market is Expected to Reach $37.8 Billion by 2020

According to a new report by ApacMarket.com titled, "Asia-Pacific Solar Energy Panel Market - Types, Mounting Systems, End Users, Trends, Opportunities, Growth and Forecast, 2013 - 2020", the APAC Solar Energy Panel Market would reach $37.8 billion by 2020, registering a CAGR of 14.8% during 2014 - 2020. Solar Panels ...

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