February 2012

A Waste To Energy (WTE) process creates electricity, heat and other consumer products  (such as recyclable metals and vitrified glass) by using domestic garbage as fuel. The official term for the garbage used in waste to energy processes is Municipal Solid Waste

Community Renewable Energy

by Andy Goldman on February 26, 2012

In our previous article we have introduced the term and idea of Community Renewable Energy, CRE, when we introduced the concept of Renewable Green Energy Community, RGEC.  It was mentioned that one of the characteristics of a RGEC is that

The Second Annual Asian Conference on Sustainability, Energy and the Environment (ACSEE) is scheduled for May 3rd until the 6th of 2012 and will be held in Ramada Osaka in Japan. The theme for this year is: “Working Together Towards a

What is Geothermal Energy

Geothermal Energy

by Anton Right on February 22, 2012

Geothermal Energy is thermal energy that comes directly from the heat of the earth. The word geothermal comes from the Greek word “γη”, which means earth and from the Greek word “θερμός”, which means hot.

The term Renewable Green energy community is an often misunderstood and/or misinterpreted term, which, for many of us, sounds like a buzzword of the future. While we are all familiar with renewable green energy and we all understand that this includes, solar, wind, biomass and hydro energy,

Vertical Axis Wind Turbines

Vertical Axis Wind Turbines

by Anton Right on February 18, 2012

There are two major types of wind turbines: the horizontal axis wind turbines (HAWT) and vertical axis wind turbines (VAWT). This article is about the less common vertical axis wind turbines.

The 8th South-East European Congress and Exhibition on Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy will be held in Sofia Bulgaria from the 28th until the 30th of March. The congress is considered as the most important opportunity for people of the sector in the

Education is a fundamental and a necessary component for every profession and professional engagement. Solar energy education and hands-on-training is an important, basic and necessary component and aspect of the professionals who would like to get involved in this form