Stephanie Evans

Hydropower 101

For the past few weeks on this blog, we’ve been discussing renewable energy sources, such as advancements in solar power and innovations in wind energy. For this post, we’re exploring hydroelectricity and how this alternative power source – literally – goes with the flow. Created from the energy of moving water, hydroelectricity is produced when…

Stephanie Evans

A Promising Future for Clean Energy: Innovations in Alternative Power Sources

The past few decades have seen a rise in alternative energy sources, including wind, solar and water power. Wind turbines line highways, solar panels are prevalent on rooftops, and hydropower plants, such as dams and mills are common sites all over the world. However, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, we’re just getting started.…