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Let’s Coordinate: An LF Energy open source workflow platform

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Let’s Coordinate: An LF Energy open source workflow platform

Across the world there’s a critical need for better coordination within the energy and electricity sectors. one example is communication between transmission system operators or TSOs that transport our energy… And the regional security coordinators or RSCs that support them. Better coordination means we could safely and securely integrate more renewables onto the grid, transition […]

Lightning-Scarred Planet Earth, Part 1 | Space News

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Lightning-Scarred Planet Earth, Part 1 | Space News

Welcome to Space News from the Electric Universe, brought to you by The Thunderbolts Project™ at Thunderbolts.info The surfaces of the rocky bodies in our Solar System testify to events that planetary scientists have never considered. The interpretive manual of standard geology limited to processes such as random impacts, wind and water erosion and volcanism, […]

Relaying to the Power Grid

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Relaying to the Power Grid

[music] Keith: Power, energy, electronics, is always going to be here. [music] Keith: My name is Keith St Jeor. I work down here at Grand Coulee Dam and I’m a Power Systems Control Craftsman. [music] [nat sound] Sonny: It’s powered up. Sonny: My name is Sonny Langhurst and I’m a PSCC, which is a glorified […]

Physical Science : Going Green With Renewable Energy

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Physical Science : Going Green With Renewable Energy

Hi, I’m Steve Jones, and I’m going to tell you how to go green with renewable energy. Now, we know that at the moment we use these fossil fuels; oil, gas, coal, and nuclear fuel. We use them all to generate electricity for our houses, we use oil in our cars, petrol comes from oil. […]

Basics & Benefits of Going Solar | SCE & Solar Power

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Basics & Benefits of Going Solar | SCE & Solar Power

(lively music) – [Narrator] Nowadays, more and more people are going solar and taking advantage of the benefits of a residential solar energy system. A solar energy system will produce much of the energy your home needs which can help to offset how much energy you need to buy from your utility company. And you’ll […]

Solar Energy | A green switch for planet earth

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Solar Energy | A green switch for planet earth

That blazing golden orb which is the basis of life on earth and lying 150 million kilometers across is a powerhouse of energy. The energy produced by this star, built mostly of gases, is several thousand times more than the energy currently produced or consumed by us. It is our perennial source of energy-the Sun. […]

Four Demographic Realities of Renewable Energy in India

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Four Demographic Realities of Renewable Energy in India

Lightning Rods

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Lightning Rods

Frostbite Theater presents… Cold Cuts! No baloney! Just science! Hi! I’m Joanna! And I’m Steve! And this is a Van de Graaff generator! And this is called a grounding dome because it’s attached to the earth through this wire. When we turn the Van de Graaff generator on electrons jump between the two domes, creating […]

ReAmped Energy – The Lemonade Stand

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ReAmped Energy – The Lemonade Stand

Lemonade. Sweet! How much? Its 83 cents recurring for half a cup. Huh? And a couple more threes… Then times it by two. Now take off 40%. So it’s a dollar a cup? Yes, but only before 3:20! ReAmped is a new energy company and we don’t like unnecessary maths.

Energy: Can renewables power our future?

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Energy: Can renewables power our future?

The UK gets its energy from 5 main sources. But we can’t keep using fossil fuels without risking dangerously overheating the earth. Nuclear power could supply all our energy but has some disadvantages. So could renewables supply our energy in the future? Today, we get 7% of our energy from a range of renewable sources. […]