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Alternative Energy

Bezos And Gates Backed Fund To Invest In Clean Energy Startups

Jan 19, 2021 at 10:10 | MINING.com

Breakthrough Energy Ventures (BEV), the clean-tech fund backed by well-known billionaires including…

Colombia Is Betting Big On Wind And Solar

Jan 18, 2021 at 12:59 | Tatiana Serova

For Colombia, 2021 is starting with the promise of a boom in renewable energy generation. On January 14th, the Ministry of Finance announced the offering…

UAE Oil Major Turns To Hydrogen

Jan 18, 2021 at 09:02 | Irina Slav

Adnoc, the Abu Dhabi state oil company, Adu Dhabi Investment Holding, and Mubadala Investment Co., two state investment funds, have teamed up in an Abu Dhabi Hydrogen Alliance to…

Three Energy Tech Trends To Watch This Year

Jan 15, 2021 at 16:25 | Irina Slav

Transition will be the word of the year in energy, no doubt. But this transition involves a host of technologies that many believe will help the…

Wind Power Overtakes Coal In Texas For The First Time Ever

Jan 13, 2021 at 15:48 | Haley Zaremba

For decades, the Lone Star State has been essentially synonymous with fossil fuels. While shale oil and gas have long reigned supreme in Texas, coal has also long…

Renewables To Dominate New U.S. Power Capacity In 2021

Jan 12, 2021 at 09:07 | Tsvetana Paraskova

Renewable energy, mostly solar and wind, are set to account for more than two-thirds of the new electricity generation capacity that the United States will install this year, the U.S.…

Will 2021 Be The Year Of Green Energy Stocks?

Dec 30, 2020 at 14:20 | Haley Zaremba

Looking back, 2020 will be a thick chapter in the history books. This year will be remembered for all kinds of catastrophes, from public health to economic devastation.…

Russia Looks To Become Leader In Hydrogen Tech

Dec 30, 2020 at 11:24 | Vanand Meliksetian

Russia’s mineral and energy wealth has given it a second chance in global affairs after the Cold War and the implosion of the Soviet Union. Oil and gas exports have…

The End Of Hydrogen Car Tax Credits

Dec 25, 2020 at 10:39 | Irina Slav

A tax credit of $8,000 for buyers of fuel cell cars in the United States is set to expire at the end of the year in what would…

Is The Green Hydrogen Hype Justified?

Dec 24, 2020 at 10:11 | Ag Metal Miner

Has the time for the “fuel of the future,” green hydrogen, arrived? Recently, some of the world’s biggest green hydrogen project developers and partners joined hands…

Why India Is The Most Exciting Renewable Market In The World

Dec 23, 2020 at 11:55 | Haley Zaremba

While much of the world is seeing energy demand take a dive thanks to the economic and industrial slowdown spurred by the novel coronavirus pandemic, India has been…

U.S. Renewable Energy Installations Break Records Despite Pandemic

Dec 16, 2020 at 14:07 | Tsvetana Paraskova

Despite market uncertainty and construction delays in the pandemic, U.S. renewable power capacity installations have surged to a record this year. Both the solar and wind power markets will see…

Could This Cathode Breakthrough Make Batteries Cheaper?

Dec 11, 2020 at 17:13 | Tsvetana Paraskova

More energy- and cost-efficient batteries will be key to accelerating the adoption of electric vehicles (EVs) and increasing the share of renewable power generation as many countries pledge…

Will China Win The Nuclear Fusion Race?

Dec 07, 2020 at 15:00 | Haley Zaremba

China is on a quest for world domination. Beijing has been making assertive moves into global energy markets for a while now, stepping into energy market power vacuums…

China Installs ‘Artificial Sun’ To Test Fusion Power

Dec 04, 2020 at 16:33 | Tsvetana Paraskova

China has successfully installed an "artificial sun" device designed to test nuclear fusion processes, Chinese state media reported on Friday.  The…

Commercial Green Hydrogen Just Got A Step Closer

Dec 04, 2020 at 16:28 | Tsvetana Paraskova

Green hydrogen development advanced further this week after the world’s first pilot project for green hydrogen heating of homes was approved. While proponents of green hydrogen—the…

Energy Espionage Is Threatening The Renewable Boom

Dec 04, 2020 at 16:15 | Alex Kimani

At the height of the shale boom, the Eagle Ford was a spy den on the level of Beirut.  Industrial espionage was in full swing, with…

Who Will Foot The $40-Trillion Energy Transition Bill?

Dec 03, 2020 at 16:59 | Tsvetana Paraskova

The pandemic has multiplied the calls for ‘building back greener’ energy systems as economies recover from COVID-19. From the UK to China, governments around the world are racing to announce…

Century Old Space Science Revives Solar Power Dream

Dec 01, 2020 at 14:46 | Haley Zaremba

The economic and industrial turmoil created by the novel coronavirus pandemic will forever be associated with the year 2020, but its impact will be much farther reaching and…

Britain’s Richest Man Plans To Make Hydrogen Cars Mainstream

Nov 25, 2020 at 16:33 | Alex Kimani

Hydrogen has been touted for decades as the future of mobility. In fact, there was a time when hydrogen was presumed to be “the fuel of the future,”…

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