Paul Brown / Climate News NetworkMar 15, 2020
Wind, water and solar sources − the renewable energy trio − could meet almost all the needs of our power-hungry society in 30 years. Dig deeper ( 3 Min. Read )
Juan Cole / Informed CommentMar 31, 2019
Nearly 75 percent of the British nation's 2018 gross electricity consumption came from renewables, and that's far from its only green success. Dig deeper ( 2 Min. Read )
Tim Radford / Climate News NetworkSep 24, 2018
Cover enough ground with wind turbines and solar panels and you change the local climate, green the desert and could even boost the Sahara’s rainfall. Dig deeper ( 3 Min. Read )
Robert Reich / RobertReich.OrgApr 16, 2018
Republicans who for years have voted against subsidies for solar and wind power are now eager to have government subsidize coal. Meanwhile, China’s success in renewables grows. Dig deeper ( 3 Min. Read )
Harvey Wasserman / The ProgressiveJan 30, 2018
The nuclear power industry faces a crisis that could create thousands of new "green" jobs, offsetting some losses from the president's solar panel tariff. Dig deeper ( 4 Min. Read )
Paul Brown / Climate News NetworkJan 7, 2018
Amid improving technology and plunging costs for wind, solar and other renewables, the energy picture is shifting in many countries. Dig deeper ( 4 Min. Read )
Juan Cole / Informed CommentJan 6, 2018
As a source of electricity, coal use has fallen 85 percent in just five years, and the government plans to get rid of it entirely by 2025. Dig deeper ( 3 Min. Read )
Juan Cole / Informed CommentNov 12, 2017
The Trump strategy of slapping penalties on alternative technologies and giving fossil fuels subsidies has a very limited shelf life. Dig deeper ( 2 Min. Read )
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