renewable energy

Anti-Solar Cells Could Generate Electricity at Night

A new study proposes how thermoradiative technology could be used to make "anti-solar" cells that would work at night. Credit:…

2 years ago

How Do Wind Turbines Work?

Wind turbines have existed for over a century, but are becoming a major focus in recent decades thanks to the…

5 years ago

What is Alternative Energy?

Alternative energy comes in many forms, all of which are being investigated as long-term replacements for fossil fuels, coal, and…

5 years ago

What are the Different Types of Renewable Energy?

Renewable energy is becoming an increasingly important issue in today‚Äôs world. In addition to the rising cost of fossil fuels…

7 years ago

Compromises Lead to Climate Change Deal

Earlier this month, delegates from the various states that make up the UN met in Lima, Peru, to agree on…

8 years ago

What Is Solar Energy

What is solar energy? Solar energy is the radiant energy produced by the Sun. It is both light and heat.…

12 years ago

Could the World Run on Solar and Wind Power?

[/caption] Today, the total oil and natural gas production provides about 60 percent of global energy consumption. This percentage is…

12 years ago