alternative energy

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alternative energy

a form of energy derived from a natural source, such as the sun, wind, tides, or waves

Alternative energy

The energy from a source other than conventional fossil-fuel sources, e.g., oil, natural gas, and coal, such as wind, running water, the sun, geothermal, or biomass. Also referred to as alternative fuel.
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LED lighting is now recognised as being the most efficient, practical and cost effective form of lighting which could save millions, while replacing outdated lamps with green technology," said Christopher Nightingale, chairman of Alternative Energy.
As the technology has developed, the company realized that there could be other alternative energy applications that would fit within the parameters of the technology platform.
Client Southern Ute Alternative Energy, LLC invests in renewable and alternative energy assets.
While most industries are stalling major projects and investments, the alternative energy storage industry is embarking on a busy expansion spree.
AIG), has announced the formation of the AIG Global Alternative Energy Practice.
A significant amount of acclaim for its economic potential is been collected by alternative energy, while some hold that clean forms of power are actually more expensive than people are willing to admit.
ENERGY RESOURCE-21 March 2007-New York Mercantile Exchange Introduces Alternative Energy Index(C)2007 JeraOne - http://www.

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