Alternative Energy

Energy Industry

News and Information about the Renewable Energy Industry.

Dec 11, 2016

Energy Industry

This page contains articles about the global alternative energy industry. We currently rely on fossil fuels as a primary energy source. However, higher fuel costs are driving the growth of alternative energy companies, and the expansion of the renewable energy marketplace. Investors are beginning to pay close attention to these new companies.

Apollo Alliance for Michigan’s Energy Future

Apollo Alliance for Michigan’s Energy Future

An alliance of labor and environmental groups went to Lansing this summer with an important proposal for the Legislature to consider in trying to revitalize Michigan’s economy.
Too bad lawmakers blew

Delaware Biodiesel Refinery Opens

Delaware Biodiesel Refinery Opens

Dozens of government and business leaders turned out Friday for a ceremonial opening at Delaware’s first commercial bio-fuels plant, a soybean oil-to-diesel factory in Clayton that could reach full production

Hybrid Electric School Buses in New York

Hybrid Electric School Buses in New York

The State of New York is buying two hybrid electric school buses through a unique purchasing program. The buses will be powered by Enova Systems‘ post-transmission 80-kilowatt hybrid drive system.

Hydrogen Powered Bus in Winnipeg

Hydrogen Powered Bus in Winnipeg

Winnipeg is showcasing it’s latest technology innovation, an energy-efficient hydrogen powered bus. Unfortunately this vehicle cost too much money to make it practical for use in the short-term future. The

Ionic Fluid Electrolyte Improves Lithium-ion Batteries

Ionic Fluid Electrolyte Improves Lithium-ion Batteries

Researchers at the Central Research Institute of Electric Power Industry (CRIEPI) in Japan have devised a new type of cathode that improves the performance of lithium-ion batteries that use an

Japan Wind Power Project Threatened

Japan Wind Power Project Threatened

Eurus Energy Holdings Corp., Japan’s biggest wind power supplier, may scrap a plan to build turbines in the north of the country after the regional utility said it will cut