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Google Achieves 100% Renewable Energy Goal

04/04/2018, Google set a goal to purchase enough renewable energy to match all of the electricity that it consumed over the next year and it announced over a year ago that it was on track to achieve this goal. The company detailed its intention to go 100 percent...

Visa Will Shift To 100% Renewable Energy Next Year

03/01/2018, Global payments giant Visa has made a major commitment to renewable energy by pledging to use 100 percent renewable electricity across global operations by the end of next year. Visa has joined a global initiative called RE100 which includes some of the...


Largest Floating Solar Power Plant Now Supplying Power To China

05/29/2017, It’s no secret that China ranks quite high on the list of countries that suffer from pollution caused by rapid industrialization and the fuel-powered power plants that are required to power those industries. The country has been gradually shifting...

Germany Makes New Renewable Energy Record

05/14/2017, Germany has heavily invested in renewable energy sources to reduce its reliance on conventional methods of power generation that depend on processes that can harm the environment. The country’s renewable energy generation now accounts for a...

Costa Rica Ran On Renewable Energy For Over 250 Days In 2016

01/01/2017, It has long been a dream to power entire countries by renewable energy. While that might be a bit difficult to achieve for an industrial powerhouse like China or the United States, at least at this point in time, smaller nations are often able to power...

Google Will Use 100% Renewable Energy By 2017

12/06/2016, Google’s services are used by billions of people across the globe so one can’t even begin to imagine the kind of processing power the company’s services need to provide a decent user experience. Google’s facilities need a lot of...

Microsoft Pledges To Use 50% Renewable Energy By 2018

09/25/2016, Tech companies need to create more and more data centers across the globe to meet their demands as they further advance cloud computing technology. Data centers happen to be one of the largest consumers of energy on the planet so they are quite a drain on...

Scotland Powered By Just Wind Turbines For An Entire Day

08/14/2016, There is a very select group of countries in the world that have demonstrated the capability to meet their energy demands for an entire day through nothing but renewable sources, and now Scotland has joined that exclusive list. Earlier this week, it...

Portugal Ran On Just Renewable Energy For Four Consecutive Days

05/19/2016, Renewable energy is the future. Significant advancements have been made to technology that enables us to meet our power needs with the wind, solar and hydro-generated electricity. It’s possible to run entire countries on just renewable energy as...

Costa Rica Powers Itself For 75 Days Only With Renewable Energy

03/23/2015, As concerns about global warming escalate countries are increasingly coming under pressure to switch to more environment friendly policies and cut down on their use of fossil fuels. Some of the most widely used renewable energy solutions include wind and...

Apple Uses 75% Renewable Energy Throughout Its Various Facilities

03/21/2013, Technological advancements are not only being made in consumer electronics. Modern technology has greatly improved and advanced the usage of renewable energy. Major companies such as Microsoft, Amazon and Apple are already using renewable means of energy...