In order to keep Green Empowerment’s blog and its readers up to date on global energy issues, topics and other on-goings a weekly post with links that highlights these maters will be posted on the Green Empowerment’s blog and titled ‘Weekly Power Up!’. Please note that this is a collection of news sources and that Green Empowerment does not directly support these articles.
- US shatters its’ records for wind installations in 2009 though more investment and jobs are needed.
- Go clubbing and light up (literally) the place with your feet! Green Empowerment is dancing of excitement for this creative alternative energy supply. Partying = Power!
- 2010 Marks the end of a commitment from 1990 to take steps to preserve biodiversity. Those attempts have fallen well short of the intended goals. In an attempt to build awareness and springboard a stronger response, the UN has declared 2010 the International Year of Biodiversity.
- Soccer balls that create energy? Harvard students think so. Another creative way to bring alternative, renewable energy to rural communities.
I hope you enjoyed the first installment of ‘Weekly Power Up!’