Posts tagged: renewable energy sources

Scotland ‘On Target’ for 100% Renewable Energy by 2020

Citizens’ Assembly hears how Denmark became one of most efficient countries in world Image: futurism.com By: Ronan McGreevy Scotland is on target to generate all of its electricity from renewable sources by 2020, the Citizens’ Assembly has heard. Under chair Ms Justice Mary Laffoy, the 99 assembly members, meeting in Malahide, Co Dublin are spending a […]

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SC Johnson Plant in Bay County Now Runs on 100 Percent Wind Energy

By: Heather Jordan BANGOR TWP, MI — SC Johnson’s manufacturing site in Bay County’s Bangor Township now runs on 100 percent renewable wind energy. In an ongoing effort to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, the facility that manufactures Ziploc brand bags recently joined two other SC Johnson manufacturing sites running on 100 percent wind energy for electricity, […]

More Solar Energy was Added in 2016 than Natural Gas or Wind

By: Stephen Edelstein Renewable-energy growth has accelerated in 2016, but this may go down as a milestone year for one renewable-energy source in particular. Together, all renewable-energy sources are expected to account for 8 percent of U.S. electricity-generation capacity in 2017, according to the Department of Energy, and solar energy is responsible for most of that […]