All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘biomass’

Electric Grid

Renewables Fortify America’s Electric Grid

By Katie Bird Renewables made quite a splash on our nation’s electric grid this January. A total of 1,231 megawatts of capacity were added to the grid, all of which came from renewable sources: wind, solar and biomass. This is a marked improvement over last year, when renewable sources accounted for only a small portion of the added capacity.

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Q&A with green advocate and author Terra Wellington

By Katie Bird Recently we spoke with actress, author and environmental advocate Terra Wellington. Terra actively supports healthy, environmentally-friendly living and ocean conservation, evidenced by her book The Mom’s Guide to Growing Your Family Green: Saving the Earth Begins at Home. She has appeared on numerous television and radio programs, as well as served as spokeswoman for several green brands. To …

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