Tag: renewable energy
Wind turbines in Minnesota have produced over one billion kilowatt-watts of energy. A traditional coal-fired plant producing that much energy would have the emissions of 163,000 cars running for a year – or a bumper-to-bumper traffic jam from Minneapolis to Milwuakee. This infographic from Xcel Energy helps to put 1Bn kWh of energy into perspective.
This infographic from Solar Income Fund shows why the clean and renewable energy path is a better choice for Canadians than the traditional path. Learn how investing in Canada’s most abundant resource, sun, could result in more skilled jobs and better economic growth.
The Obama administration has invested over $90 billion in clean energy and is on a path to double renewable energy 2008 levels by the end of 2012. The following infographic from Ambient Bamboo Floors highlights some of the country’s newest green laws and how they can affect you.