Renewable energy tops 10 percent of U.S. production

October 2008
Southwest Farm Press;10/16/2008, Vol. 35 Issue 20, p14
Trade Publication
The article presents an analysis on the use of renewable energy in the U.S. It states that renewable energy has accounted for more than 10 percent of the domestically-produced energy that is being used in the U.S. in the first half of 2008. The author says that the domestically-produced renewable energy has totaled 3.606 quads, an amount equal to 10.56 percent of U.S. energy consumption that is domestically-produced.


Related Articles

  • West Virginia Unveils Energy Plan. Mazukiewicz, Greg // Air Conditioning, Heating & Refrigeration News;11/4/2002, Vol. 217 Issue 10, p7 

    Reports on West Virginia's energy plan. Continued use of coal and natural gas resources; Development of new energy and environmental technologies; Energy-efficiency measures; Renewable energy.

  • For Pioneers, Look West. Inmann, Pam // Solar Today;Sep/Oct2007, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p22 

    The article discusses key issues concerning pioneering initiatives by Western states in the U.S. that aim to develop an energy future in which key roles will be played by energy efficiency and a diverse range of renewable energy sources. Governors from the Western U.S. states are actively...

  • Why Renewables Are Still Just Around the Corner. McDaniel, Josh // E: The Environmental Magazine;Sep/Oct2008, Vol. 19 Issue 5, p30 

    The article focuses on the call of Pat Robertson, conservative Christianity's charismatic spokesperson, and Al Sharpton, outspoken activist leader of black America, to stop global warming, and the important use of renewable energy in the U.S. It states that major focus for investment were given...

  • Power supply of small communities. Ways of stable development. Averyanov, V. K.; Tolmachev, V. N.; Tyutyunnikov, A. I.; Mikhaylov, A. G.; Zhuravskiy, M. A.; Melezhik, A. A. // Vestnik Volgogradskogo Gosudarstvennogo Arhitekturno-Stroitelnog;2013 Part 2, Vol. 31 Issue 50, p459 

    The authors of the article generalize targets and tasks that specialists face when developing power systems in communities oriented to stable development. The main ways how to find solutions to these tasks are considered.

  • Energy planning and policy.  // TIDEE (TERI Information Digest on Energy & Environment);Jun2009, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p231 

    The article presents abstracts on energy planning and policy topics which include a survey of islanding protection schemes being developed, tested and validated through global research activities, a review of renewable energy options and related case studies of successful deployment of renewable...

  • THE NECESSITY OF INTENSIVE USE OF RENEWABLE ENERGY RESOURCES IN THE REPUBLIC OF SERBIA. Milenkovic, Svetislav; Boskovic, Nikola // Actual Problems of Economics / Aktual'ni Problemi Ekonomìki;Sep2013, Vol. 147 Issue 9, p421 

    At the end of the last and particularly at the beginning of this century, the global emphasis has been placed on intensive use of renewable energy resources. At the current stage of scientific and technological development, their exploitation cannot be economically viable when compared to...

  • China's Renewable Energy Plan.  // China Business Review;May/Jun2008, Vol. 35 Issue 3, p15 

    The article offers information on the China's 11th Five-Year Plan (FYP, 2006-2010) on Renewable Energy Development, recently released by the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC). The FYP discloses that the country attained some progress in hydropower, solar energy, and biofuels...

  • No special help needed for combined heat and power.  // Utility Week;4/30/2004, Vol. 21 Issue 18, p10 

    Reports on the lack of new measures for the Combined Heat and Power (CHP) sector in the energy strategy released by the British government. Belief of ministers that the CHP sector will not meet its 2010 generation target; Complaints of CHP Association director David Green of the lack of...

  • Don't say we weren't warned. Cook, C. Sharp // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Sep1976, Vol. 32 Issue 7, p21 

    The author talks about the potential limitations of fossil fuels as a source of energy. Elected officials in high office are not worried about tomorrow's supply of fossil fuels because of the abundance that exist today. This is despite the considerable documentation of warnings about the limited...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics