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Inhabitat’s Top Clean Energy Stories of 2012 – Vote for Your Favorite!
Posted By Mike Chino On December 30, 2012 @ 10:28 am In carousel showcase,Environment,Features,Kinetic Energy,Renewable Energy,Solar Power,Wind Power | 4 Comments
2012 was a banner year for renewable energy  that saw scientists and engineers pushing the envelope towards ever more efficient and sustainable ways of producing power. Entire nations reaped the benefits of photovoltaics during record production periods  while upstart innovators brought alternative energy into our own backyards. From ultra-efficient bird-friendly wind turbines  and pop-up DIY photovoltaic factories  to spherical solar cells  that harvest light from every direction, read on for our top renewable energy stories of 2012 – and make sure to vote for your favorite!
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 renewable energy: http://inhabitat.com/energy/
 photovoltaics during record production periods: http://inhabitat.com/germany-sets-new-solar-record-by-meeting-nearly-half-of-countrys-weekend-power-demand/
 bird-friendly wind turbines: http://inhabitat.com/the-saphonian-wind-turbine-ditches-blades-for-a-more-efficient-and-less-expensive-design/
 pop-up DIY photovoltaic factories: http://inhabitat.com/solar-pocket-factory-diy-machine-can-print-a-solar-panel-every-15-seconds/
 spherical solar cells: http://inhabitat.com/revolutionary-sphelar-spherical-solar-cells-capture-sunlight-from-all-directions/
 Image: http://inhabitat.com/16-year-old-egyptian-scientist-finds-way-to-turn-plastic-waste-into-78-million-of-biofuel/
 Image: http://inhabitat.com/rawlemon’s-spherical-solar-energy-generating-globes-can-even-harvest-energy-from-moonlight/
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