sources of renewable energy

U.S. National Clean Energy Summit Generates Fresh Ideas

Article: U.S. National Clean Energy Summit Generates Fresh Ideas

LAS VEGAS, Nevada, August 20, 2008 (ENS) – Windfarms offshore of New York City, wind turbines on top of the city’s bridges and skyscrapers, and the generation of tidal power, solar power and geothermal energy are all in Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s vision of New York’s energy future. Speaking at the first annual National Clean Energy…

Nevada Solar One Dedicated to Power Las Vegas Homes

Article: Nevada Solar One Dedicated to Power Las Vegas Homes

BOULDER CITY, Nevada, February 24, 2008 (ENS) – Nevada Solar One, the world’s largest concentrating solar power plant to be built in 17 years, was dedicated Friday at Boulder City, about 32 miles southeast of Las Vegas in the Eldorado Valley. Spread over 400 desert acres, the Nevada Solar One plant uses a parabolic trough…

Senate Majority Leader Promotes Renewable Energy

Article: Senate Majority Leader Promotes Renewable Energy

LAS VEGAS, Nevada, February 20, 2008 (ENS) – The federal government should set aside large tracts of federal land that are environmentally appropriate for renewable energy production, U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid of Nevada told a renewable energy conference here Tuesday. “Every time our country has faced a daunting challenge, we have risen to…