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Welcome to Clean Energy Ideas

Clean Energy Ideas is your guide to renewable energy information. Our website features a variety of articles covering topics related to natural energy sources and many more green living topics.

Whether it’s information on solar, wind, geothermal, or other renewable energy sources that you’re looking for, we are likely to have something of interest to you. We even cover additional topics such as recycling and climate change.

Latest Articles

Where Is Solar Energy Used?

Take a look at where solar energy is used in the world today. Find out which countries lead the way and which are lagging behind.

Solar energy usage in Shanghai, China.

Is Biomass Renewable?

Is biomass renewable or nonrenewable? Take a look at this article to learn about the arguments on both sides of the debate.

Logs and wood chips are a renewable form of biomass.

8 Examples of Biomass

Read our article covering eight different biomass examples and how they can be used with bioenergy technologies.

Wood pellets are one of the main biomass examples.

What Is Biomass Energy?

Learn more about what biomass actually is. Discover its main sources and the different types of energy it can produce.

A biomass energy plant.

History of Solar Power

The history of solar power goes further back than you might think. Take a look at our timeline of events to learn more about the history of solar energy.

An old solar panel showing the history of solar power.

How Solar Panels Work

Find out how solar panels work to convert sunlight into electricity with the help of the photovoltaic (solar PV) process.

Somebody installing a solar panel.

Environmental Impacts of Solar Energy

This article takes a look at the different environmental impacts of solar energy. Learn about the negative and positive impacts that solar power can have, at both a local and global scale.

The different environmental impacts of solar energy.

15 Benefits of Solar Energy

Here we take a look at the top 15 benefits of solar energy. You will find out what makes this renewable energy source the global choice for clean energy production.

The benefits of solar energy.

Uses of Solar Energy

This article takes a look at some of the different uses of solar energy. You’ll discover some unique ways that people using this renewable energy source right around the globe.

An image depicting the use of solar energy.

How Wind Turbines Work

Wind turbines are a familiar sight in many countries across the globe, but have you ever wondered how a wind turbine actually works? This article will help you understand just that.

How wind turbines work.