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Sustainable energy  (definition)

Sustainable energy is the provision of energy that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their needs. Sustainable energy sources are most often regarded as including all sources, such as , , , wave power, , bioenergy, and tidal power. It usually also includes technologies that improve energy efficiency.




Articles tagged with Sustainable energy (8)


Pole positions

Even Vancouver can’t wrap its head around Douglas Coupland’s latest concept

Canadian Geographic Magazine
Source: Canadian Geographic, October 2012
Department: Discovery
Contributors:

Article ID#: 3373
An energy gem

Wind power is fueling the push to green diamond mines in the Northwest Territories

Canadian Geographic Magazine
Source: Canadian Geographic, October 2012
Department: Discovery
Contributors:

Article ID#: 3376

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Just build it

Why isn’t Canada spearheading the movement to build more sustainable homes?

Canadian Geographic Magazine
Source: Canadian Geographic, June 2012
Department: Feature stories
Contributors: ,

Article ID#: 3298
Biodiesel bonanza

Step aside, soybeans and sunflowers. This slimy stuff could someday power the world.

Canadian Geographic Magazine
Source: Canadian Geographic, June 2012
Department: Discovery
Contributors:

Article ID#: 3305
Every which way (and green!)

Researchers get creative in their quest to make the next big breakthrough in green energy

Canadian Geographic Magazine
Source: Canadian Geographic, June 2012
Department: Discovery
Contributors:

Article ID#: 3307
Cutting the cord

An ethnographer and videographer meet the people whose homes produce all the energy they need

Canadian Geographic Magazine
Source: Canadian Geographic, June 2012
Department: In Habitat
Contributors:

Article ID#: 3312
Power switch

The move toward solar and wind hasn’t exactly been revolutionary, but it is gathering momentum

Canadian Geographic Magazine
Source: Canadian Geographic, May/June 2001
Department: Feature stories
Contributors:

Article ID#: 1821













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