Green Energy

April 21, 2017

More Bang for the Buck: Record New Renewable Power Capacity Added at Lower Cost

Global investment of $241.6 billion in 2016, 23% less than 2015, brought 138.5 gigawatts of new renewable power capacity (excluding large hydro), up 8 per cent from […]
March 23, 2017

Major renewable energy projects in Africa and Asia to kick off thanks to $50 million in private investment

Renewable energy and energy-efficiency projects in developing countries are set for a jump-start as joint UN-UK-Germany project mobilizes millions of dollars in seed capital Five new […]
March 20, 2017

Under the patronage of Dubai Electricity & Water Authority, RetrofitTech UAE Summit was launched today

Dubai (March 20, 2017) – Under the patronage of Dubai Electricity & Water Authority (DEWA), Advanced Conferences & Meetings (ACM) proudly launched the 3rd annual RetrofitTech […]
March 3, 2017

After a year of use, Tesla Powerwall systems are performing well with 90% utility savings

Return on investment drops to under 10 years, some as low as 8 By William Gayde Solar power is typically seen as the most viable source of […]
February 9, 2017

Wind Outlook 2017: A Solid Year Despite Pockets of Global Unrest

With more than 1 million people employed in wind, the sector will grow in key markets around the globe. By Jennifer Runyon          […]
December 2, 2016

A JUST TRANSITION TO DEFEAT THE POPULIST POLITICIANS

I recently came across the story of Ed Woolsey, a fifth-generation farmer from Iowa. In recent years his crop has changed radically. “Before, I raised corn […]
December 1, 2016

UNLOCKING CLIMATE FINANCE TO BUILD RESILIENCE

Last year, the adoption of the Paris Agreement sent an unequivocal signal that the global economy will move along a low-carbon path. This year, attention has […]
December 1, 2016

WALMART’S SCIENCE BASED TARGETS: A GAME CHANGER

Walmart has become the 26th company to successfully set greenhouse gas emissions reduction targets that are in line with what climate science says is necessary to […]