Google announced today a new initiative they call "RE < C" which stands for Renewable Energy Cheaper than Coal. There aim is to develop methods to produce electricity from renewable sources cheaper than the traditional black coal method of the last 100 years/
Google has hired energy experts and engineers for the project and are putting hundreds of millions of dollars beginning with research and development within solar thermal energy and geothermal energy. 40% of all electricity production in the world is still generated from coal, the emissions of which belong to one of the largest contributors of global warming.
"Cheap renewable energy is not only critical for the environment but also vital for economic development in many places where there is limited affordable energy of any kind," said Sergey Brin, Google Co-founder and President of Technology.
Stats for Google's RE < C Initiative
Trending: Older & Mild
Research: 3,377 clicks in 438 w
Interest: 4 minutes
Concept: Google's RE < C Initiative
Related: 59 examples / 45 photos
Segment: Neutral, 18-55
Comparison Set: 21 similar articles, including: top 100 life-stages trends in april, indoor playground workshops, and plush penguin facilities.
Google's RE < C Initiative
More Stats +/-
Indoor Playground Workshops
Top 100 Life-Stages Trends in April
Plush Penguin Facilities
Upcycled Sustainble Swimwear
Driverless Transportation Pods