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Has Germany’s transition to green energy been a success?

Carbon Brief interviewed Amory Lovins, a renowned US environmental scientist, at Chatham House in London. Our Creative Commons license: you are welcome to reproduce unadapted material in full for non-commercial use, credited ‘Carbon Brief’ with a link to the original article. Please contact us for commercial use. http://carbonbrief.org Music credit: Into Infinity artists Unrecognisable Now,

Renewable Energy from Evaporating Water

Simple devices made of bacterial spores, glue, and plastic may allow capturing energy from evaporating water. This video explains the motivation behind our work and the exciting process of scientifically driven innovation. The contents are based on the publication: “Scaling up nanoscale water-driven energy conversion into evaporation-driven engines and generators”, Nature Communications, 6:7346 (2015). http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ncomms8346

The economics of Chile’s renewable energy

Chile is now one of the world’s leaders in clean renewable energy. The green industry is helping the country’s economy grow by attracting investors. Al Jazeera’s Lucia Newman reports from Cerro Pabellon, Chile. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish – Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera – Check our website:

Pumping water with solar energy

Peter Varley looks into Bryan Davis’s solar-powered water pump. Read more this week in the Irish Farmers Journal. Video Rating: / 5 by SpoiltCat

Storing solar energy in the strangest places: Will Chueh at TEDxStanford

Will Chueh is an assistant professor in the Materials Science and Engineering Department and a center fellow at the Precourt Institute for Energy at Stanford. Chueh received his master’s degree (2010) in applied physics and doctorate in materials science from the California Institute of Technology. Prior to joining Stanford in 2012, he was a Distinguished

Solar Energy As Fast As Possible

Solar energy usage has grown dramatically over the last few years. How does new tech better harness the sun’s power? Freshbooks message: Head over to http://freshbooks.com/techquickie and don’t forget to enter Tech Quickie in the “How Did You Hear About Us” section when signing up for your free trial. Follow: http://twitter.com/linustech Join the community: http://linustechtips.com

Renewable Energy Series: Solar Vs Wind | Answers With Joe

Today I wrap up my renewable energy series with a look at solar vs wind energy. Support me on Patreon! http://www.patreon.com/answerswithjoe Follow me at all my places! Instagram: https://instagram.com/answerswithjoe Snapchat: https://www.snapchat.com/add/answerswithjoe Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/answerswithjoe Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/answerswithjoe LINKS LINKS LINKS: https://yearbook.enerdata.net/electricity/electricity-domestic-consumption-data.html http://www.ren21.net/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/GSR_2016_Full_Report.pdf https://yearbook.enerdata.net/total-energy/world-consumption-statistics.html http://www.businessinsider.com/this-is-the-potential-of-solar-power-2015-9 https://yearbook.enerdata.net/total-energy/world-energy-production.html https://yearbook.enerdata.net https://www.skepticalscience.com/print.php?r=374 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Solar_energy TRANSCRIPT: Legendary oilman T. Boone Pickens called the US