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Alternative Energy / Renewable Energy

The Key To A Reliable And Greener Power Grid

Aug 27, 2019 at 12:00 | Tsvetana Paraskova

Last month, the city council in Berkley, California, passed an ordinance requiring all new homes to be all-electric with no gas hook-ups beginning in January 2020. This month, Florida…

A Booming Niche In Energy’s Hottest Market

Aug 14, 2019 at 15:49 | Irina Slav

The issue of battery recycling only recently came to light in the media as more and more attention is being paid to electric vehicles. Their batteries would add a substantial…

The Biggest Hurdle In The Race To 100% Renewable Energy

Aug 14, 2019 at 12:58 | Haley Zaremba

Despite the fact that United States president Donald Trump withdrew from the Paris climate agreement back in 2017, there are many, many companies, politicians, and constituents that have not given…

A Turning Point For U.S. Power Generation

Aug 02, 2019 at 12:10 | Global Risk Insights

For the first time in U.S. history, renewable energies briefly generated more electricity than coal in April this year, according to the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis. This…

The Biggest Problem With Renewables

Aug 02, 2019 at 12:07 | Gail Tverberg

Powering the world’s economy with wind, water and solar, and perhaps a little wood sounds like a good idea until a person looks at the details. The economy can use small…

The Real Cost Of Renewables In The U.S.

Jul 23, 2019 at 09:58 | Leonard Hyman & William Tilles

On July 23, if all goes well, one of California’ large municipally owned electric utilities, the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) will sign a contract with a…

Electric Vehicle Sales Are Exploding In Europe

Jul 19, 2019 at 17:46 | Tsvetana Paraskova

The next two years are likely to be the tipping point for electric vehicles (EVs) going mainstream in Europe, as the number of electric car models on the European market…

Clean Energy Is Doomed Without More R&D Spending

Jul 17, 2019 at 15:59 | Haley Zaremba

Late last year, a study by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) looked into exactly how much it will take to meet the climate change goals set by the…

India’s Solution To A 100% Surge In Energy Demand

Jul 17, 2019 at 13:39 | Charles Kennedy

Nearly 75 percent of power in India is still generated from coal. While coal-fired power generation is still growing, ambitious clean energy policies and falling solar costs could soon…

What’s Behind The Drop In Renewable Spending?

Jul 16, 2019 at 14:11 | Irina Slav

A marked decline in spending on renewable energy projects during the first half of the year has suggested that wind and solar have yet to become fully competitive with fossil…

Can The U.S. Become 50 Percent Renewable By 2030?

Jul 10, 2019 at 13:51 | Haley Zaremba

This April, in what was potentially a turning point in the trajectory for the United States’ energy industry, renewable resources surpassed coal in the country’s energy mix for the first…

Why The Clean Energy Revolution Isn’t Taking Off In Russia

Jul 01, 2019 at 15:58 | Irina Slav

The world’s second-largest producer of crude oil and natural gas, Russia, has been said by many energy industry analysts to be too dependent on energy revenues. Indeed, the country…

$4.5-Trillion: The Price Tag of A Fossil Fuel-Free U.S.

Jun 27, 2019 at 11:58 | Irina Slav

Decarbonizing the U.S. grid and replacing fossil fuels with renewables could cost US$4.5 trillion in investments over the next 10 to 20 years, Wood Mackenzie analysts have calculated. Such…

Who Is The Greenest 2020 Presidential Candidate?

Jun 26, 2019 at 15:49 | Irina Slav

When CNN did a poll on voter sentiment towards Democrat presidential hopefuls, some may have been surprised to see that the top concern of the sample seemed to be…

BP Chief Pushes Renewable Investment Boost

Jun 20, 2019 at 13:33 | Robert Rapier

Last week the BP Statistical Review of World Energy 2019 was released, covering energy data through 2018. The Review provides a comprehensive picture of supply and demand for major energy sources on a…

Renewable Capacity Moves Ahead Of Coal In The U.S.

Jun 19, 2019 at 16:25 | Robert Rapier

The revolution in renewable power hit a new milestone in April. Last week the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) released it’s latest Energy Infrastructure Update (EIU), with data through April 2019. According to…

New York On The Verge Of Passing Very Aggressive Clean Energy Bill

Jun 19, 2019 at 16:12 | Nick Cunningham

New York is on the verge of passing the most ambitious climate bill in the U.S. to date, a down payment on a Green New Deal and a warning shot…

Renewables Are Set To Outprice Oil & Gas By 2020

May 30, 2019 at 13:22 | Alex Kimani

Moore’s Law might be dead, but Swanson’s Law remains alive and well. Swanson’s Law is the observation that solar PV panels tend to become 20 percent cheaper for every doubling…

Oil Majors Are Missing The Renewable Boom In Asia

May 27, 2019 at 13:59 | Tim Daiss

Renewables energy investment in Asia, excluding China, will bypass spending on upstream oil and gas projects in the region as soon as next year, research consultancy Rystad Energy…

Rare Earth Metals: China’s ‘Nuclear Option’ In The Trade War

May 24, 2019 at 17:56 | Alex Kimani

A simple visit to an obscure factory by Chinese President Xi on Monday is all it took to raise the specter that China…

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