Renew by Hydro – English

Do we arrive at greatness by taking the easy path? Not this journey. Greatness comes through daring and courage…the courage to scale mountains, cross the sea to cut a path from the coast to the border. So tighten your grip and find sure footing, because there’s much to forge ahead. The work is just beginning. […]

CLIMATE . CHANGE – Episode 1 – With Bertrand Piccard, Chairman of the Solar Impulse Foundation

I’m Bertrand Piccard. I’m a medical doctor and an explorer. I flew around the world non-stop in a balloon and recently in a solar-powered airplane. And my goal is now to identify and label 1,000 solutions that can protect the environment in an economically profitable way. Today, it’s not enough to say nature is beautiful, […]

Space Mirrors and Other Weird Ways to Fight Climate Change

Today on Reactions: craziest ideas to combat climate change. Let’s do this. First up: massive gigantic enormous space mirrors. The Sun is constantly emitting all kinds of light — including visible, ultraviolet, and infrared— which heat up the Earth. A space mirror is designed to cast a small shade on the Earth and reduce the […]

Nuclear Power Was Supposed to Solve Climate Change… What Happened? | Hot Mess 🌎

Thanks to the funders of Peril and Promise for supporting PBS Digital Studios. Since the 1950s the world has had a carbon-free, weather-independent energy source. It works with our existing grid and infrastructure, and it isn’t dependent on batteries or back-up power from fossil fuels. If the goal is to slow down climate change, shouldn’t […]

Teens call for ‘climate action’ at California Capitol

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Solar Electric PV Solar Farm Kanchanaburi Thailand 10MW

This is a 10 mega watt solar farm in Thailand still under construction Do a swing around here they’re using amorphous silicon They’ve done a nice job so far they’ve structured it for easy maintenance. The setup is very straightforward and continue swinging on around here And it running 1000 volts DC output (machine room […]

Power to the Planet – Solar

Every hour of every day, the sun beams more than enough energy onto our planet to satisfy global electricity demands for an entire year. Solar is also a fuel source that the electricity industry is really expanding into- in terms of large commercial solar installations. Thirty years ago, solar cells could only convert a few […]

Sam and the Plant Next Door – growing up by the nuclear power plant

News presenter: now let’s talk a little more about our main story here tonight, the government’s decision to give the go-ahead to Britain’s first new nuclear power plant for 20 years. The £18bn project at Hinkley Point in Somerset will be mainly financed by the French energy firm EDF, which is largely state owned. With […]

Xcel Energy Announces Plan For Zero Carbon Electricity By 2050

BE LEGAL NOW UNDER AMENDMENT 64. YESTERDAY, BOULDER COUNTY’S DISTRICT ATTORNEY ANNOUNCED A SIMILAR PLAN THERE. XCEL ENERGY HAS A LOFTY GOAL TO COMBAT CLIMATE CHANGE. IT PLANS TO SLASH CLIMATE EMISSIONS BY 80% IN THE NEXT 15 YEARS. XCEL IS SHOOTING FOR CREATING 100% CARBON FREE ELECTRICITY BY 2050. IT SUPPLIES ELECTRICITY TO CUSTOMERS […]

What Is a Renewable Energy Certificate?

Have you ever wondered, when you turn on your lights, where that electricity is coming from? In the United States, most electricity comes from coal, natural gas, and nuclear; and some renewable sources, like hydropower, wind, and solar. No matter where electricity is generated, it is mixed together on the shared electricity grid. When you […]