Tag: energy sources

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

Inflation Reduction Act helps accelerate growth of green energy sources

August 26, 2022

Via: Waste Management World

On August 16 US president Joe Biden signed the Inflation Reduction Act. According to the White House this new policy will lower costs for families, combat the climate crisis, reduce the deficit, and ask the largest corporations to pay their […]

Public Utilities, Waste Management

Vehicle energy source generated from tamarind shells

July 19, 2021

Via: Waste Management World

An international research team has developed a way to process tamarind shells into vehicle energy sources. Tamarind pods are usually discarded as agricultural waste. As these husks are often bulky, they end up taking a lot of space on landfills. […]

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

Texas blackouts: A wake-up call to diversify energy sources

March 26, 2021

Via: Power Engineering SmartGrid

The winter storm that swept over Texas last month caused power shortages that left millions of people in the dark and without heat on the coldest days in decades. “Regardless of their exact causes, the Texas blackouts have served as […]