Green Energy

April 23, 2019

Vattenfall to test salt-based power storage technology

FILE PHOTO: A Vattenfall cooling plant is seen in Berlin, Germany August 15, 2017. Picture taken August 15, 2017. OSLO (Reuters) – Swedish power producer Vattenfall has […]
April 23, 2019

‘Blown away’: rooftop solar PV installations surge by almost half

Solar panel installation on Michael Peters’ house in Balgowlah Heights. Australian rooftops added a record of almost 500 megawatts of new solar photovoltaic capacity in the […]
April 23, 2019

Rooftop solar to add 2,000MW in 2019, another Liddell by 2022

Electric vehicle sales soar in China, as overall auto market falls Australia’s booming rooftop solar market is on track to add a record 2,000MW (2GW) of […]
April 22, 2019

Winter is coming, and researchers have found a way to generate electricity from it

What if snow could power your house? Clean energy is all the rage nowadays, but current technology is limiting its widespread adoption. Hydro and wind power are […]
April 22, 2019

Australia’s solar power installations soar to record heights

Solar installations in the first quarter of 2019 were 46% greater than the same period last year. Why Global Citizens Should Care Solar energy reduces energy […]
April 22, 2019

Nicola Sturgeon at STUC: “Diversity is not a weakness – it is a strength to be celebrated”

Nicola Sturgeon: “Diversity is not a weakness – it is a strength to be celebrated” Nicola Sturgeon has called for Scotland to stand united against the rise of the […]
April 17, 2019

What time is Earth hour and how to take part?

Sometimes doing your part for the environment can feel like a completely insurmountable task. If you already recycle, try to use less plastic, and turn the […]
April 17, 2019

Costa Rica is running only with renewable energy in the last months

Costa Rica has achieved an extraordinary milestone in the history of green energy. Only with renewable energies, this country has been operating for more than 6 months. […]
April 11, 2019

Big Oil Is Feeling The Heat And Dipping Into Green Energy

Oil refineries and oil depots and close-up of pipelines and destillation tanks of an oil-refinery plant in the evening Norway’s $1 trillion government-owned investment fund will […]
April 3, 2019

House Dems introduce Climate Action Now Act, seek US return to Paris Agreement

Any concerns that climate change would take a back seat in Congress after Tuesday’s Green New Deal vote seem to have been misplaced, as House Democrats […]
April 3, 2019

Tree transformation

KOLOA — Eucalyptus spread their branches in an iconic arch over Maluhia Road. Visitors and residents drive through the shaded archway, taking videos and photos and […]
April 3, 2019

Delirium Tremens brewer hopes to become Belgium’s most sustainable!

The Huyghe Brewery of Melle (East Flanders) is the first in Belgium to use locally cultivated barley on a large scale for its beer production.  The […]
April 3, 2019

75% of Scotland’s Electricity Now Green; All Cars Electric by 2032

“Scotland also has plans for car parks that charge electric vehicles, having called for the end of gasoline-driven cars by 2032,” Cole writes. (Photo: David Clarke/Flickr/cc) […]
March 30, 2019

How IKEA plans to deliver its goods via electric trucks and vans

Retail giant reveals how it is preparing to deploy electric fleets in some of its key markets Last year, when then-California Gov. Jerry Brown brought the […]
March 21, 2019

In 2 years, renewables will be cheaper than fossil fuels

The cost of renewable energy sources like wind and solar continue to fall drastically, and it was only a matter of time before they were cheaper […]
March 17, 2019

UN Environment fights to cut cooling and heating emissions

Cooling and heating are—for those lucky enough to have them—a lifesaver, keeping children healthy, vaccines stable, food fresh, energy supplies stable, economies productive and environments clean. […]
March 13, 2019

L’extraordinaire tour du monde de SOLAR IMPULSE – L’avion qui vole avec le soleil – L’aventure racontée par Michèle Piccard

À l’occasion de la sortie du livre « L’avion qui vole avec le soleil – l’extraordinaire tour du monde de Solar Impulse » , Bertrand Piccard, […]
March 12, 2019

Revealed: Tesla’s co-founder has a new startup in Silicon Valley

Martin Eberhard spoke about his seven-month old startup Tiveni to Business Insider. Tiveni is working on battery systems that it intends to sell to electric car […]
March 12, 2019

Baltimore needs a greener option for trash

James Alston, who grew up in Westport, is infuriated over the state of his community’s air, calling it “environmental racism.” (Baltimore Sun video) The Baltimore Sun’s […]
March 12, 2019

Poland to invest in solar panels as power prices rise

FILE PHOTO: The power station Lagisza is pictured at sunset in Bedzin, Poland, December 5, 2018. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel/File Photo WARSAW (Reuters) – Poland expects its power […]