Energy Links

Poster Links related to energy presented in somewhat random fashion: Twitter @ENERGY @mzjacobson @solarmosaic @cleanenergyNV @RuraliteMag Headlines What Happened When I Bought a House With Solar Panels – Bloomberg http://www.bloomberg.com/features/2016-ev-oil-crisis http://www.thewire.com/national/2014/02/nevadas-massive-solar-plant-death-ray-birds/358244 – @TheWire http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/innovations/wp/2014/01/16/elon-musks-five-insights-into-solar-energy http://www.newspressnow.com/news/local_news/article_e9b360ee-7b6b-54dd-ade1-275348178806.html http://richardheinberg.com/museletter-272-our-renewable-future http://www.thewire.com/national/2014/02/nevadas-massive-solar-plant-death-ray-birds/358244 – @TheWire http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/innovations/wp/2014/01/16/elon-musks-five-insights-into-solar-energy http://www.newspressnow.com/news/local_news/article_e9b360ee-7b6b-54dd-ade1-275348178806.html Paiutes’ solar project highlight of National Clean Energy Summit http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2013/may/03/giants-green-world-profit-planets-destruction in-australia-wind-power-is-already-cheaper-than-fossil-fuels-and-solar-is-right-behind http://reneweconomy.com.au/2013/graph-of-the-day-how-fossil-fuels-lose-out-to-wind-and-solar-94119 GasBuddy Traffic …

Fossil Fuels

Buzzwords Fossil Fuel = a natural fuel such as coal or gas, formed in the geological past from the remains of living organisms Headlines The oil industry vs. the electric car Ireland becomes world’s first country to divest from fossil fuels – Guardian Embedded Tweets If you are concerned about the future of the world's …

Wind Energy

Buzzwords Wind Energy = Process by which wind is used to generate electricity Headlines https://www.bbc.com/future/article/20200302-how-do-wind-farms-affect-bats-birds-and-other-wildlife Offshore windfarms ‘can provide more electricity than the world needs’ Wind farms now provide 14% of EU power – these countries are leading the way Trump rails against windmills: ‘I never understood wind’ – The Hill Elsewhere on the Web …

Solar Energy

Buzzwords Solar energy is electromagnetic radiation from the sun, primarily light and heat that is captured using an array of developing technologies such as solar heating, photovoltaic cells, solar thermal arrays and artificial photosynthesis Also see: renewable energy Headlines https://qz.com/1484615/trumps-solar-tariffs-havent-stopped-americas-switch-to-solar https://boingboing.net/2017/11/17/worlds-cheapest-electricity.html https://www.vox.com/platform/amp/energy-and-environment/2017/8/9/16089636/solar-eclipse-2017-solar-energy https://fivethirtyeight.com/features/the-solar-eclipse-vs-solar-electricity/amp/ https://cleantechnica.com/2017/07/20/china-adds-record-24-4-gw-new-solar-first-half-2017/ https://www.inverse.com/article/34239-how-many-solar-panels-to-power-the-usa Why utilities and environmentalists are teaming up against the solar …

Nevada Energy

Spotlight on energy in Nevada: 2018 Election Recommended Listening Question 3: Opponents Make Their Case – Opponents of Question 3 say it shouldn’t be a constitutional measure, and that its cost to implement is too high. (October 2018) Question 3: Supporters Make Their Case – Advocates of the ballot question on changing how Nevada’s electricity …

Artificial Photosynthesis

Buzzwords Artificial photosynthesis is a chemical process that replicates the natural process of photosynthesis, a process that converts sunlight, water, and carbon dioxide into carbohydrates and oxygen. The term is commonly used to refer to any scheme for capturing and storing the energy from sunlight in the chemical bonds of a fuel. – Wikipedia Recommended …

Electricity

Buzzwords Electricity = a form of energy resulting from the existence of charged particles (such as electrons or protons), either statically as an accumulation of charge or dynamically as a current. Questions Are there relevant online resources for those keen on learning about electricity generation? Planeta.com Energy Twitter 2018 World Cup of Electricity Generation

Physics

Buzzwords Physics = the branch of science concerned with the nature and properties of matter and energy. The subject matter of physics, distinguished from that of chemistry and biology, includes mechanics, heat, light and other radiation, sound, electricity, magnetism, and the structure of atoms. Headlines Your Smartphone Can Do Physics Vocabulary Proton Quantum Quark Planeta.com …

Energy

Energy = Power derived from the utilization of physical or chemical resources, especially to provide light and heat or to work machines. Headlines https://www.wired.com/story/electric-grid-rising-costs-renewables Planeta.com Electricity Clean Energy Nuclear Waste