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October 21, 2019: Gravitricity develops winch and hoist system to store energy at half the cost of lithium-ion batteriesBritain’s cheapest “virtual battery” could be created by hoisting and dropping 12,000-tonne weights – half the weight of the Statue of Liberty – down disused mine shafts, according to Imperial College Lond...
October 21, 2019: Energy agency says solar power will drive faster than forecast growth in renewablesGlobal supplies of renewable electricity are growing faster than expected and could expand by 50% in the next five years, powered by a resurgence in solar energy.The International Energy Agency (IEA) found that solar, wind and hydropo...
October 21, 2019: Solar power is set to play an important role in the increase.
October 21, 2019: The world's renewable energy capacity will increase by 50 percent within the next five years, as prices drop and government policy shifts, the International Energy Agency said Monday.
October 21, 2019: Global renewable energy capacity is set to rise by 50 per cent in five years, driven by solar photovoltaic (PV) installations on homes, buildings and industry, according to the International Energy Agency (IEA).
October 20, 2019: The World Bank and other big funders of development projects are slowly spending more on green energy. But they continue funding dirtier fossil fuels at the same time.
October 18, 2019: In good news this week: New York City's poverty levels are at their lowest since the 1970s, harbor seals are returning to the Thames River, and more.
October 15, 2019: An innovative approach unlocked Argentina's renewable energy market, adding 6.5 GW and .5 billion investment in three years. Now it may spur a 75 GW, 10 billion global renewables boom.
October 15, 2019: The investment comes as major tech companies have been working to do more on climate change.
October 15, 2019: Google announces a commitment to renewable energy with its Made
October 13, 2019: New offshore windfarms opening in third quarter mark milestone towards zero carbon Renewable energy sources provided more electricity to UK homes and businesses than fossil fuels for the first time over the last quarter, according to new research.The renewables record was set in the third quarter of this year after ...
October 4, 2019: Renewable technology is quickly becoming a viable alternative to fossil fuels, and significant global adoption could help to mitigate the more drastic effects of climate change. But there are challenges that the industry must overcome to replace fossil fuels entirely.
October 2, 2019: Google has recently invested a record-breaking amount in renewable energy deals in the United States, Chile, and Europe. They have announced a total of 18 new deals, which is by far their largest investment in renewable energy deals.
September 27, 2019: Bloomberg climate reporter Mark Chediak joined CBSN to discuss the correlation between the declining cost of renewable energy, and the decrease in government subsidies available.
September 25, 2019: Palmetto joins forces with Solar Sister to bring affordable clean energy to millions of African homes.
September 23, 2019: Climate change protesters took to the streets of Washington, D.C., on Monday, temporarily shutting down several key intersections during rush hour to demand an immediate halt to fossil fuel production and a swift transition to renewable energy.The...
September 20, 2019: The search engine giant announced 18 new power purchasing agreements, marking the largest corporate purchase of renewables in history.
September 19, 2019: The world is moving away from carbon-based energy not just for the environment, but also because it makes sense economically, said Michael Milken, chairman of the Milken Institute.
September 19, 2019: Google today announced its largest package of renewable energy deals yet. Worth a total of 1,600-megawatts, the package includes 18 deals in the U.S., Chile and Europe. This brings Google’s current set of wind and solar agreements to about 5,500 megawatts (MW) and the company’s number of total renewables...
September 19, 2019: Company has been under pressure from employees to get off fossil fuels and cut ties with extraction companies
September 17, 2019: Hawaii has positioned itself as a pioneer in the quest to move toward a fossil fuel-free future. Its path may hold lessons for the rest of the U.S.
September 16, 2019: As clean energy's share of US electricity consumption rapidly rises, brokers like Arcadia Power are offering consumers an easy way to connect with alternative electricity providers — and a chance to save big on their electricity bills.
September 13, 2019: Worldwide commission aims to end energy poverty in sub-Saharan Africa and south Asia by driving investment in new technology Electricity could be delivered to more than a billion people currently living without it within a decade by linking up small-scale projects into a giant, environmentally-friendly network.Accor...
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September 6, 2019: It's all about new generation.