Sitting inside comfortable, air-conditioned rooms, we hardly ever spare any thoughts about the millions of people who do not have access to electricity. There are several off the grid regions which do not get electricity and have to live in the darkness. Education is a privilege for these people and they cannot even hope for a better tomorrow. Solar power is one of the viable solutions that can end their misery and give them access to not just light but also education and better health facilities. Continue reading Dealing with the question: Can solar energy combat poverty and bring social development?
Rapid industrialization across the world may be one of the main reasons of environmental degradation; however, not all industries are harmful for the ecosystem. For many businesses and industries do follow sustainable practices or are altogether in the production of green products or services that contribute towards the betterment of the environment. These businesses nor just make your earnings environmentally sustainable but also add green footprints to your portfolio. Here we have listed some of the greenest industries that can help you reduce or eliminate your carbon footprints. Continue reading Green energy investments that make any portfolio look good
Both solar and wind energy are two types of renewable energies which can help in keeping the environment cleaner. Random and incessant uses of non-renewable energies have deteriorated the environment of the earth leading to the collapse of several ecological systems. As a result, problems such as global warming, lack of drinkable water and holes in the ozone layer are now plaguing the human world. Continue reading Evidence suggests that solar power is better than wind power
The German lab Fraunhofer IMS has added another major invention of self-contained solar powered wireless chip-scale IC, to the list of sustainable inventions around the world. This solar powered wireless chip has the ability to warn you when the windows are left open. Continue reading Solar powered wireless censor chip-scale IC
Solar panels have become an integral part of many households, as they help bring down electricity bills considerably. However, solar panels are not just a part of household but serve as big contributors for the power companies as well. In recent years, several manufacturing units in different countries have realized the benefits of solar energy and they have put extreme efforts to build solar farms in order to capture solar energy and then to use it for production. Several countries have made serious attempts to harvest the clean and renewable source of energy that is solar power. Checkout some of the major facilities around the world: Continue reading The biggest solar farms around the world
In a world still recovering from economic depression, it’s easy to see why people are becoming more interested in saving money. Money is a little tighter and the average American researches products and services heavily before they decide to make a commitment and buy it. Also influencing their decision is the growing concern over climate change and ways to mitigate the rising issues associated with it. Switching from gas and electric power to solar power and other alternative energy sources might be one of the ways that you can save money while also decreasing your carbon footprint.
Many automobile companies have been working on futuristic car that you would be able to operate through your brain or mere thoughts. We have probably seen specimens of these brain-driven cars in futuristic Hollywood movies, and now a group of Indian students has created a prototype as part of their college project.
The government is seriously treating the energy crisis faced globally and in order to promote the usage of alternative sources of energy, it is offering numerous subsidies and concessions. For power needs within business premises, solar energy is being opted for increasingly. Solar power utilizes sunrays that are captured on solar panels that are mounted on the rooftops to capture solar energy.
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You probably have read or heard how industrialization has damaged our environment. The factories around the world are responsible for churning out daily staples and necessary products without which we cannot imagine life. Industrialization may have contributed to the rising rates of environment pollution but it has also helped in the progress of the human race. Thankfully, factory owners and industrialists around the world have become more eco-conscious than before and now they are ready to embrace solar power for running their factories. Solar power is a renewable source of energy and it is also environment friendly. In this article, you will find out info about the factories that are planning to use solar power.