New Study Shows Renewable Energy Value Increase

If there was any doubt that the pace of renewable energy is quickening, there shouldn’t be anymore. With the effects of global warming becoming more extreme, people around the world are heightening their awareness of environmental issues and pushing the need for concerted investment in sustainable energy alternatives. Rapidly improving green technology, coupled with this…

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Germany’s Upper House Passes Renewable Energy Law

As the excitement around the World Cup starts to dwindle, a different goal was recently scored for green energy in Germany, as the government passed a new renewable energy law. Germany’s upper house of parliament passed the renewable energy law with the intention of moving the country away from fossil-fuel and nuclear-generated power towards more environmentally…

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Microsoft Makes Biggest Wind Energy Investment to Date

Last week, Microsoft revealed that it had purchased a 175-megawatt Chicago, Illinois wind farm—a 20-year agreement that represents the company’s biggest investment in renewable energy to date. Continuing its crusade against greenhouse gases, the company hopes that this purchase is a productive step in further reducing its carbon footprint.  According to the Chicago Tribune, the software…

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Viridian Energys Simply Right Product Line Supports Natural Gas Users with Renewable Energy Consumption Option

Did you know that Americans currently rely on non-renewable energy sources (i.e. oil and coal) for powering more than 85 percent of their electricity needs? Despite this, CO2 emissions related to energy consumption dropped in 2012 to their lowest point since 1994, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA). This achievement can be largely…

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