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Clean Energy

Clean Energy is energy which is produced without a negative impact on the environment. Essentially it is neutral in its production of pollution and its consumption of resources.

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  • How does nuclear power compare with solar and wind energy?
    Scientists at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in California recently achieved the first steps toward viable nuclear fusion using clean and potentially inexpensive ingredients...
  • Could space-based solar power be future of clean energy?
    Space-based solar power is the cool technology of the future, although the concept was conceived hundreds of years ago. Konstantin Tsiolkovsky, a Russian scientist, proposed the idea of harnessing space-based solar power in 1923. Years later in 1941,...
  • Gravity batteries offer a better energy storage alternative
    Gravity batteries are a new technology that supports the generation and storage of renewable energy through regenerative braking and gravity. A recent study on this technology has proved that old mines could be pivotal in enhancing the use of gravity...
  • What technology do we need to get us to net-zero?
    The world now knows we need to get to net-zero emissions, or even negative emissions, to make up for lost time fighting climate change. But what gaps in technology need to be filled to make that a reality? [...]
  • California tariff will pay customers to produce solar energy
    The California Public Utilities Commission has just released a draft decision to revise California's net energy metering tariff. This is a move intended to improve pricing by aligning energy prices with the electric grid’s capabilities around the clock....
  • What it takes for the US to reach 100% clean energy by 2035
    A recent report from the Department of Energy shows that the United States might be able to achieve 100% clean energy by 2035, but it won't be easy. And is it really feasible? Here is what it will take to bring the U.S. into compliance with climate goals...
  • Scientists successfully generate nuclear fusion energy
    On Tuesday Morning, the Department of Energy announced that America has successfully generated energy through nuclear fusion. The feat was achieved by the Livermore National Laboratory. For the first time in human history, a nuclear fusion process produced...
  • LG Chem to build the largest EV battery cathode plant in US
    LG Chem, a South Korean company has announced its plans to build the largest EV battery cathode manufacturing plant in the U.S. The one-of-a-kind facility will be located in Clarksville, Tennessee with construction set to start in 2023.[...]
  • First CO2 battery in the world enters the US market
    An Italian startup behind the world's first carbon dioxide battery has signed a deal to export the technology to the U.S. The company says that its technology is the missing link that could supercharge the transition to renewable energy. [...]
  • Crab and lobster shells are used to make renewable batteries
    Researchers at the University of Maryland have developed batteries that use a product found in crustacean shells to store energy. The new batteries are more eco-friendly, energy efficient and affordable compared to traditional ones. The scientists are...

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