Over 100 Global Cities Powered By 70% Renewable Energy

Over 100 Global Cities Powered By 70% Renewable Energy

By Carrie Ann - Mar 27, 2018

The number of cities using at least 70% of renewable energy for electricity supply has increased by 100% within the past three years. According to The Guardian, as the world is inc

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Why the Energy Industry Should Look to Elon Musk for Inspiration

Why the Energy Industry Should Look to Elon Musk for Inspiration

By Anna Domanska - Dec 03, 2017

Tesla CEO Elon Musk is having a good year. Back in June, the automotive start-up signed a deal with Transgrid to supply New South Wales homes with their Powerpacks; in July Tesla i

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Will the US put the lights out in the waning Coal Industry?

Will the US put the lights out in the waning Coal Industry?

By Anna Domanska - Nov 09, 2017

For a long time, coal put ‘great’ into Great Britain. Coal mining fueled the Industrial Revolution, it kept people warm, it kept the lights on, and it allowed people with littl

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In Renewables Investment, US Loss is China’s Gain

In Renewables Investment, US Loss is China’s Gain

By Anna Domanska - Jun 24, 2017

Global Trends in Renewable Energy Investment 2017 notes that solar, wind, geothermal, small hydro and marine, biomass and waste-to-energy sources added 138.5 gigawatts to global po

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Good News on Clean Energy Use as World Coal Output Drops by Record Amount

Good News on Clean Energy Use as World Coal Output Drops by Record Amount

By Anna Domanska - Jun 16, 2017

The fossil fuel that once eclipsed the world at the turn of the 20th century, is now being battered by the green energy revolution. Today, the economic outlook for coal is windswep

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Global Leaders in Green Energy

Global Leaders in Green Energy

By Christy Gren - Jun 12, 2017

For the first time since 2015, the U.S is pushed down in the ranking of the top 40 countries in the Ernst & Young’s (EY) Renewable Energy Country Attractiveness Index (RECAI)

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Saudi Arabia Eyes Becoming World Leader in Clean Energy

Saudi Arabia Eyes Becoming World Leader in Clean Energy

By Anna Domanska - Apr 18, 2017

Saudi Arabia will develop 30 solar and wind projects over the next 10 years as it pushes ahead with the $50 billion program to free up crude oil export. Energy Minister Khaled al-F

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Google Announces Purchase of Clean Energy to Power Google Data Centres

Google Announces Purchase of Clean Energy to Power Google Data Centres

By Carrie Ann - Dec 04, 2015

The Mountain View, California, company has signed contracts to purchase an astounding 842 megawatts of energy over the coming few years to feed its power-hungry Google Data Centres

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Overwhelming Support for Clean Energy drives job growth in the United States

Overwhelming Support for Clean Energy drives job growth in the United States

By Richard Meryn - Feb 10, 2014

The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) in its recent report says the renewable energy industry has created around 615,000 jobs in the United States. That’s a huge numb

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