As Coal Fades in the U.S., Nat...

Jun 26, 2019 by

America’s coal-burning power plants are shutting down at a rapid pace, forcing electric utilities to face the next big climate question: Embrace natural gas, or shift aggressively to renewable energy?

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Renewables are winning the eco...

Jun 18, 2019 by

By 2030, wind and solar will “undercut existing coal and gas almost everywhere.”

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An All Renewable Grid Is Econo...

Jan 23, 2019 by

One of the ongoing arguments that the forces opposed to dealing with climate change make is that transitioning the grid to renewables will be economically devastating.

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Fracked shale oil wells drying...

Jan 11, 2019 by

“Other countries, namely China, are frantically investing in renewables. For us to crow about our oil wealth, and not focus on renewables, is for us to miss the opportunity to be leaders in the world as it’s going to be.”

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The Solar Singularity: A Statu...

Oct 6, 2018 by

he U.S. and the world have been on an impressive path to a mostly renewable electricity system over the last few decades.

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2017 showed the global clean e...

Dec 18, 2017 by

[Translate] The solar, wind, battery, and electric car “miracles” have gone mainstream. Joe Romm CREDIT: BLOOMBERG NEW ENERGY FINANCE...

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What Will It Take to Kill Foss...

Nov 12, 2017 by

[Translate] Earth & Energy by Brad Jones Creative Commons In Brief Renewable forms of energy are better for the environment than...

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Rising From the Ashes, a Buffa...

Jul 19, 2017 by

[Translate]   View of Tonawanda, New York across the Niagra River. (Photo by gardener41 | Flickr CC 2.0) This post first appeared at...

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WIND ENERGY HAS OFFICIALLY BEC...

Jul 4, 2017 by

[Translate] Alexandros Maragos/Getty In Brief  FUTURISM.COM Industry leaders have estimated that the cost of producing energy using...

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TRUMP’S ROAD TO ‘E...

Jul 2, 2017 by

[Translate] CLIMATE PROGRESS.ORG Environmental advocates call president’s speech a fitting end to “dirty energy week.” President...

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6 Charts That Show Trump Isn’t...

Apr 4, 2017 by

[Translate] Environment “It’s at the point of great return. It’s irreversible. There is no stopping this train.” By Emma...

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CANADIAN STUDY: TRANSITION TO ...

Apr 2, 2017 by

[Translate]   By Meteor Blades  DAILY KOS A Texas wind farm. At 20 gigawatts, enough to supply electricity to 6 million households,...

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A CALIFORNIA LEGISLATOR IS PUS...

Feb 23, 2017 by

[Translate] Stuff that matters solar dreams    GRIST REUTERS/Max Whittaker California is already shooting to get half its power from...

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GERMANY UNVEILS ZERO-EMISSIONS...

Feb 22, 2017 by

[Translate] The world’s first ‘hydrail’ can travel almost 500 miles per day at speeds of up to 87mph Tom...

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4 CRITICAL ENERGY ISSUES TO WA...

Jan 9, 2017 by

[Translate] Environment Trump’s election could put the U.S. on the cusp of a stark turning point in energy and climate policy....

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A SOLAR FARM RISES FROM THE AS...

Nov 8, 2016 by

[Translate] One of the worst sources of pollution in New England will be home to clean, renewable energy. The Mount Tom Power Station...

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France Says New Roofs Must Be ...

Mar 20, 2015 by

[Translate] by Ari PhillipsCLIMATEL PROGRESS CREDIT: shutterstock The sky’s the limit under France’s new green rooftop law. According...

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Closing the Leakage Loophole i...

Dec 11, 2014 by

[Translate] David Weiskopf  RMI Guest Author In June, the United States Environmental Protection Agency published the Clean Power...

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Yes, the U.S. can reduce emiss...

Nov 28, 2014 by

[Translate] DDPP Si se puede! Pero no lo haremos By David Roberts GRIST So, I’ve got good news and bad news. The good news: There is...

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We’re Still Losing the W...

Feb 13, 2014 by

Despite talks of making the world cleaner…

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Caribbean islands promised $1b...

Feb 7, 2014 by

Agreement at summit hosted by Sir Richard Branson

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Here’s another reason why rene...

Jan 13, 2014 by

Recently, a new pipeline started pumping…

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Our last weekly global news ro...

Dec 19, 2012 by

The world’s top thought leaders weigh in on the concept…

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Forecasters are optimistic abo...

Dec 11, 2012 by

Every year, the Energy Information Administration puts out its forecast of energy trends…

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Forget Kyoto: Putting a Tax on...

Nov 8, 2012 by

Given the failure of international climate negotiations, a tax on carbon consumption is the most effective way of lowering CO2 emissions.

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Solar energy is ready, the U.S...

Oct 30, 2012 by

Clean energy has become a dirty word in presidential politics.

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Solar Panel Installations More...

Oct 23, 2012 by

Here’s a thought for solar marketers:

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Internet yells at David Brooks...

Oct 19, 2012 by

David Brooks took time out of his busy pretending-to-be-Mitt-Romney schedule to bash green energy.

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Latin America Climate News

Sep 17, 2012 by

On June 5, the president of Endesa España, Borja Prado, whose company is a co-owner of the HidroAysén hydroelectric project, met with the Energy Ministry in Santiago, Chile…

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Algae Fuel Advancing in Practi...

Aug 29, 2012 by

High oil prices, and the fact that traditional fossil fuels such as gasoline create dangerous greenhouse gases, have sparked an international movement to create new biofuels from renewable resources.

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