Beneath Our Feet: An Introduction to Geothermal Energy

As scientists begin digging deeper into the possibilities for renewable energy, they look to the sun, the wind, and other renewable options for cleaner, greener sources. Another possibility may be right beneath our feet — geothermal energy. In our discussions … Continue reading

Renewable Energy vs. Traditional Energy: The Real Cost

What’s the bottom line?  This is one of the biggest questions we come across when discussing renewable energy. How much does it cost? Is renewable energy more or less affordable than traditional energy from fossil fuels? We’ve already covered that … Continue reading

The Answer is Blowin’ In the Wind: An Introduction to Wind Power

Dylan’s famous lyrics may have been on to something. Is the answer blowing in the wind? Proponents of wind power sure think so! So, what exactly is wind power, how does it work, and what makes it a “green” option … Continue reading