Renewable energy in Africa
The developing nations of Africa are popular locations for the application of renewable energy technology. Currently, many nations already have small-scale solar, wind, and geothermal devices in opera...
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Renewable energy in Asia
Renewable energy is a viable means of generating energy in Asia.For solar power, South Asia has the ideal combination of both high solar insolation and a high density of potential customers.Cheap sol...
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Renewable energy in the European Union
The countries of the European Union are the number two global leaders in the development and application of renewable energy. Promoting the use of renewable energy sources is important both to the red...
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Project Gaia
Project Gaia is a U.S. non-governmental, non-profit organization involved in the creation of a commercially viable household market for alcohol-based fuels in Ethiopia and other countries in the devel...
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Renewable energy in Morocco
Renewable energy in Morocco represented 0.4% of the national energy balance (excluding biomass) and nearly 10% of electricity production in 2007. Renewable energy is supported by strong hydropower sou...
Solar energy use in rural Africa
The use of solar energy in rural areas across sub-Saharan Africa has increased over the years. With many communities lacking access to basic necessities such as electricity, clean water, and effective...
Renewable energy in Germany
Germany's renewable energy sector is among the most innovative and successful worldwide. Net-generation from renewable energy sources in the German electricity sector has increased from 6.3% in 2000 t...
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Renewable energy in Russia
Renewable energy in Russia mainly consists of hydroelectric energy. The country is the fifth largest producer of renewable energy in the world, although it is 56th when hydroelectric energy is not tak...
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Renewable energy in Nepal
Renewable energy in Nepal is a sector that is developing in Nepal.
Power cuts with an average of 10 hours per day have been common in Nepal and Nepal Electricity Authority publishes a time table f...
Renewable energy in India
Renewable energy in India comes under the purview of the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy. India was the first country in the world to set up a ministry of non-conventional energy resources, in ea...
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Renewable energy in Seychelles
Renewable energy in Seychelles is a recent development in providing power to the country. Electricity for the island nation of Seychelles is primarily produced by diesel generators which must import t...
Solar power
Solar power is the conversion of sunlight into electricity, either directly using photovoltaics (PV), or indirectly using concentrated solar power (CSP). Concentrated solar power systems use lenses or...
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North Sea Offshore Grid
The North Sea Offshore Grid, officially the North Seas Countries Offshore Grid Initiative (NSCOGI), is a collaboration between EU member-states and Norway to create an integrated offshore energy grid ...
Renewable energy in the Netherlands
Despite the historic usage of wind power to drain water and grind grain, the Netherlands lags behind most EU countries in the production of energy from renewable sources. The flat and often sub-sea le...
Renewable energy in the Czech Republic
Renewable energy in the Czech Republic describes the renewable energy related development in the Energy in the Czech Republic. According to Eurostat renewables share in the Czech Republic in 2009 wa...
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Renewable energy in Albania
Renewable energy in Albania ranges from biomass, geothermal, hydropower, solar, wind energy in Albania. Albania is a Southeastern country bordered by Kosovo to the northeast, Macedonia to the east, Mo...
Renewable energy in Norway
Norway is a heavy producer of renewable energy, first of all due to good resources in hydropower. Over 99% of the electricity production in mainland Norway is covered by hydropower plants. The total p...
Renewable energy in Greece
Renewable energy in Greece accounted for 8% of the country's total energy consumption in 2008. 12% of Greece's electricity comes from Hydroelectric power plants
Wind power in Greece was due to exp...
Renewable energy in Ethiopia
Ethiopia generates most of its electricity from renewable energy, mainly hydropower on the Blue Nile. In 2011, over 96% of Ethiopia's electricity was from hydropower. The country began a large program...