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April 15, 2019: A few weeks before the general elections, the Spanish Government approved the new conditions for self-consumption of electricity, which encourage collective self-consumption and establishes a simplified mechanism for compensation of self-produced and unconsumed energy
April 14, 2019: In the face of rising global emissions, intensified electrification and an increase in renewable energy could prove to be the difference-maker that ensures we reach the 2050 climate goals.
April 10, 2019: Atlassian has pledged to obtain 100% of its energy from renewable sources by 2025.
April 9, 2019: Slow progress on powering the firm using renewables has raised questionsAmazon has been accused of abandoning a much-publicised goal of running its data centres on 100% renewable energy – instead focusing its attention on winning business from the oil and gas industry.According to a Greenpeace report released earl...
April 9, 2019: As the demand for diverse forms of energy increases by the day, the energy power industry is going through a period of rapid transformation before our very eyes.
April 9, 2019: The GOP's vision of a fossil-fueled future for P.R. runs up against the bill the territory's own lawmakers passed.
April 3, 2019: A South Australian company has created the first operational thermal energy battery, that has higher storage capacity than traditional batteries, can store energy from renewable sources, and is completely recyclable within minimal environmental impact.
April 3, 2019: Renewable power now represents one-third of the installed capacity with ongoing technology and regulatory improvements only likely to accelerate the trend.
April 2, 2019: Former Energy Sec. Steven Chu told a roomful of scientists in Chicago they should think now what they could do with renewable electricity that costs only 1.5¢ per kilowatt hour. And, he suggested, those thoughts should include hydrogen.
April 2, 2019: Florida Power & Light's battery would replace two natural gas power plants and be a boon for renewable energy
March 28, 2019: Walmart, GM, Google, Johnson & Johnson and other corporations are forming a trade organization to promote the interests of renewable energy buyers. The group hopes to remove barriers to going green.
March 28, 2019: Google, General Motors and other big name companies announced a new venture on Thursday that aims to make it easier for businesses to get their hands on clean energy.Driven by consumer calls for renewable energy use as the price of wind and solar...
March 25, 2019: Pliant Energy Systems has spent the last two years developing a drone named Velox. The robot, which was initially meant to be a generator that could harness the flow of water, is now more of a sleek-looking surveillance drone with potential to one day even help deliver medical supplies and ammo in combat. We spoke t...
March 11, 2019: The clean energy project has already begun to mark a wave of changes across the European Union before the first group of islands has even had a chance to present and enact their transition plans.
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February 26, 2019: This EU report from the International Renewable Energy Agency looks at 30 innovations that could transform the global power market through the renewable energy market and blockchain is on the list.
February 25, 2019: On February 12 the parliament of the Balearic Islands approved a pioneer Law on Climate Change and Energy Transition, which ultimate goal is to achieve 100% renewable energy by 2050. Although the law places the islands at the forefront of clean energy transition, it has angered the automotive sector
February 15, 2019: Using renewable energy at your business should be easy.
February 14, 2019: Annual energy forecast predicts record surge in wind, solar and other renewablesRenewable energy sources will be the world’s main source of power within two decades and are establishing a foothold in the global energy system faster than any fuel in history, according to BP.The UK-based oil company said wind, solar...
February 14, 2019: BP 's latest Annual Energy Outlook report lays out a vision through 2040 for Earth's energy future.
February 13, 2019: With a state-of-the-art testing facility for renewables prototypes and researchers pushing the boundaries of emerging technologies, the University of Plymouth is playing a crucial role in meeting the UK’s demand for energy, as the focus shifts away from a reliance on fossil fuelsThe UK’s march towards an energy ...
February 12, 2019: To the editor: Those who claim we can’t afford to switch to clean energy never discuss the very expensive external costs of dirty energy. Trillions of dollars spent on war, health problems and environmental problems are swept under a rug. (“AOC's Green New Deal could finally force the U.S. to get...
February 12, 2019: After the catastrophe caused by 2017’s Hurricane Maria, many Puerto Ricans were left without electricity for months. Now, the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority (PREPA) has put forward a plan to radically reform electricity access on the Caribbean island.
February 7, 2019: Renewable energy has huge potential - and the Caribbean islands are testing some of the latest energy technology. Meet some of the Jamaican entrepreneurs pioneering clean electricity for their island.
February 7, 2019: The concentration of oil and gas reserves in just a few countries was one of the major factors shaping the geopolitics of the 20th century. The rise of renewable energy threatens to upend the geopolitical landscape, reducing the influence of a few petrostates and democratising access to energy.