The 'duck curve' is solar energy's greatest challenge

The ‘duck curve’ is solar energy’s greatest challenge

Views:1470637|Rating:4.68|View Time:3:58Minutes|Likes:36377|Dislikes:2456Renewables require change in the energy supply chain. Subscribe to our channel! Electricity is incredibly difficult to store, so grid operators have to generate it at the exact moment it is demanded. In order to do this, they create incredibly accurate models of the total electric loads, that is how much energy will be […]

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Green Mountain Energy: How Clean Energy Works

Green Mountain Energy: How Clean Energy Works

Views:2085|Rating:5.00|View Time:1:8Minutes|Likes:11|Dislikes:0Ever wonder how the grid works and how renewable energy is consumed? Watch this short informational video. About: Green Mountain Energy is the nation’s longest serving renewable energy retailer and believes in using wind, sun and water for good. The company was founded in 1997 with the mission to “change the way power is […]

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Watch The Largest Solar Panel Installation And The Biggest Solar Power Plants in The World

Watch The Largest Solar Panel Installation And The Biggest Solar Power Plants in The World

Views:3755|Rating:4.78|View Time:13:25Minutes|Likes:133|Dislikes:6Learn How to Install Your Own Solar Panels: Designing and Installing a Photovoltaic System to Power Your Home – TOP STORIES=== World’s Largest Solar-Panel Power Plant Opens in Arizona. Sea of solar panels turns Mexican desert green. Morocco turns the Sahara desert into a solar energy plant. Solar energy plant opens on site of […]

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Which Countries Run On 100% Renewable Energy?

Which Countries Run On 100% Renewable Energy?

Views:283692|Rating:4.84|View Time:4:15Minutes|Likes:6248|Dislikes:210What Countries Are The Most Energy Efficient » Subscribe to NowThis World: While many countries struggle to transition to renewable energy, some have made the leap. So which countries use only renewable energy? Learn More: Vox: Costa Rica Has Gone 76 Straight Days Using 100% Renewable Electricity The Guardian: Iceland’s Energy Answer Comes Naturally […]

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Renewable Energy Explained in 2 1/2 Minutes

Renewable Energy Explained in 2 1/2 Minutes

Views:386950|Rating:4.79|View Time:2:41Minutes|Likes:2252|Dislikes:99This is an unofficial explainer video I created for a college project. I decided to gear it toward TheSolutionsProject.org. The assets went from Adobe Illustrator to After Effects. This animation explains the different types of energy such as, fossil fuels, biomass, nuclear and renewables. Written, animated and illustrated by Dane Bliss Music by: Essa: […]

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Sustainable energy: New energy innovations to make the future brighter - Compilation

Sustainable energy: New energy innovations to make the future brighter – Compilation

Views:138115|Rating:4.70|View Time:17:59Minutes|Likes:1341|Dislikes:871. An Australian company has been working on a system that uses underwater buoys to convert sea waves into zero-emission energy and desalinated water. 2. Scientists in China are producing solar panels that can produce energy from the last source you’d expect — rainwater. 3. A Japanese engineer has designed a new type of […]

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Watch How Renewable Energy is Powering Many Countries in The World

Watch How Renewable Energy is Powering Many Countries in The World

Views:6505|Rating:4.70|View Time:25:32Minutes|Likes:93|Dislikes:6TOP STORIES=== Touring around energy independent villages. Fund in South Africa helps small energy projects. Europe’s transition to a green energy future – real economy. Emerging Markets Continue Moving to Renewable Power. Vehicles Powered By Solar, Electric Moving Into the Market. Chinese companies target green energy in the Middle East and North Africa. Trump […]

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Unbelievable Solar Panels You've Never Seen Before! Amazing Renewable Energy Projects

Unbelievable Solar Panels You’ve Never Seen Before! Amazing Renewable Energy Projects

Views:85577|Rating:4.70|View Time:13:59Minutes|Likes:834|Dislikes:54Install Your Own Solar Panels: Designing and Installing a Photovoltaic System to Power Your Home – TOP STORIES: Solar Energy ‘Flower’ Harvests Clean Energy. Smartflower Petals-Shaped Solar Panel Array Follows The Sun. Next-Gen Solar Panels- More Power from the Sun. New Solar Power Technology- Could Get Power on Cloudy Days. Japan- Opportunities in the […]

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Green Energy Transition! Watch How Many Countries Are Transitioning Fast Into Renewable Energy

Green Energy Transition! Watch How Many Countries Are Transitioning Fast Into Renewable Energy

Views:8486|Rating:4.90|View Time:26:23Minutes|Likes:144|Dislikes:3Unlocking The Keys To Solar Power – From The Beginner, The DIYer, Or The Advanced Person – TOP STORIES=== Germany’s energy transition. Landfill generates new, renewable energy. Europe’s perfect transition to a green energy future. BNP CEO Says Billions Needed for Energy Transition. Wind Turbine Power price drops open possibility of ‘entirely green energy […]

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Which Countries Are The Most Eco-Friendly?

Which Countries Are The Most Eco-Friendly?

Views:92676|Rating:4.83|View Time:3:24Minutes|Likes:2519|Dislikes:90As the world moves to become more environmentally friendly, some countries outshine others. Which country is the most eco-friendly? Read More: The 2014 Environmental Performance Index Sweden ‘Most Sustainable Country in the World’ “Sweden is the most sustainable country in the world, a ranking it earned for its use of renewable energy sources and […]

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Can Planes Ever Be Environmentally Friendly?

Can Planes Ever Be Environmentally Friendly?

Views:102241|Rating:4.91|View Time:4:32Minutes|Likes:2583|Dislikes:47Airplanes are becoming more and more efficient, so what does the future of air travel look like? Read More: Mimicking Humpback Whale Flippers May Improve Airplane Wing Design “Wind tunnel tests of scale-model humpback whale flippers have revealed that the scalloped, bumpy flipper is a more efficient wing design than is currently used by […]

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Breakthrough in renewable energy - VPRO documentary - 2016

Breakthrough in renewable energy – VPRO documentary – 2016

Views:648534|Rating:4.79|View Time:46:11Minutes|Likes:5903|Dislikes:254It’s not in the papers but a silent revolution is moving across the world. Renewable energy is becoming cheaper than from fossil fuels. It means that progressively the choice for wind and solar energy is no longer an ethical one but an economic one. And this will speed up the transfer to renewable energy. […]

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Can We Rely on Wind and Solar Energy?

Can We Rely on Wind and Solar Energy?

Views:1276949|Rating:3.51|View Time:4:24Minutes|Likes:11660|Dislikes:4944Is green energy, particularly wind and solar energy, the solution to our climate and energy problems? Or should we be relying on things like natural gas, nuclear energy, and even coal for our energy needs and environmental obligations? Alex Epstein of the Center for Industrial Progress explains. Donate today to PragerU! Joining PragerU is […]

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The future of renewable energy is making it look cool

The future of renewable energy is making it look cool

Views:393431|Rating:4.89|View Time:6:45Minutes|Likes:10332|Dislikes:236For The Verge and Curbed’s home of the future, renewable energy generation is directly integrated into the design of the house. Grant Imahara experiences how the home of the future can both generate its own power and reduce how much energy it needs. Subscribe: Like The Verge on Facebook: Follow on Twitter: Follow on […]

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78. Net-Zero 101 - The secret of building super energy efficient net-zero homes

78. Net-Zero 101 – The secret of building super energy efficient net-zero homes

Views:408646|Rating:4.88|View Time:8:22Minutes|Likes:2886|Dislikes:71Net-zero homes first appeared in 2007, but they are taking North America by storm. In part 1 of our Chasing Net-zero series we talk to net-zero pioneer Peter Amerongen about the amazing history of these super energy efficient solar-powered homes and Mike Turner about the secrets of building a net-zero home. Episode 78 Chasing […]

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