Category: Renewable Energy

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Exploring the Potential of Solar Power Technology in Canadian Farms

Increased environmental degradation endangers the very existence of future generations. Fortunately, many governments have reiterated their commitment to curb this through the adoption of greener strategies. The Canadian government recently announced ambitious plans to move towards a 40% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030. As part of its efforts, the government even unveiled plans to use 100% renewable energy in federal buildings within eight years (by 2025).
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Why Solar Power Is The Best Option For Global Irrigation Solutions

The world’s population is growing at an alarming rate, stretching out into remote areas across the continents and increasing the density of cities. The basic needs of the people remain the same across the globe – adequate shelter, healthy food, plentiful clean water, sanitation and healthcare provisions.
A clean source of water is the key to much of this. We need reliable pumps to transport water from rivers and underground sources for clean  » Read more

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The Economic and Green Benefits of Solar Power Water Pumps

There has been much talk of alternative fuel sources, especially in the United States where the dependence on other countries for fuel and energy have made the U.S. quite vulnerable both politically and economically.
In addition to the need to reduce dependence on foreign governments for fuel, there are benefits to the ecosystems as there is a reduced dependence on electricity, which in some cases is powered by fossil fuels, and is not  » Read more

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Producing Renewable Energy on Dairy Farms

Renewable energy on dairy farms
Farming isn’t cheap and the price of produce is directly affected by rising energy costs. Farms large and small often see a lot of their budget going toward paying the costs of monthly energy bills.
Fuel and energy expenses affect the cost of transport usage, feed, and fertilizer. Renewable energy options are now being employed by farmers who are looking to better manage their bottom-line.
Growing produce that can  » Read more

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Initiatives for Energy Conservation in Dairy Farming

Energy conservation in dairy farming
Dairy farming in Canada makes up a large portion of the country’s economy. There are over 12,746 dairy farms nationwide with milk products contributing around 7.8 billion dollars of gross domestic products.
With such a substantial marketplace, it stands to reason why initiatives must be taken to conserve energy.
Crop surveying techniques have been proven to aid farmers in reporting the conditions of their plants, so they  » Read more