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USMCA Might Miss ESG Goals as Mexico Rebuffs Renewable Energy

USMCA is supposed to improve on NAFTA when it comes to ESG criteria, but actions by the Mexican government are likely to...

One Planet With 195 Ways to Go Green

Any meaningful environmental impact risks being diluted if European countries are the only ones embracing the idea of a green recovery. The...

Solar Power Rebound Expected After COVID-19 Speed Bump

U.S. solar sector, which slowed after a record-breaking first quarter, is expected to soon rebound. COVID-19 decreased demand, delayed projects, and caused...

Meet U.S. Electricity Demand With 90% Less Carbon Emissions? Possible by...

Falling costs for renewables, such as solar and wind power as well as batteries, make 90% cut in carbon emissions for U.S....

Pandemic Stunts Renewable Energy Growth Globally

Installations of solar, wind and other renewable energy sources are expected to fall 13% this year, according to the International Energy Agency. Pandemic-induced...

Renewable Power Grows as COVID-19 Sends Total Energy Demand Tumbling

Total energy consumption has plunged because of COVID-19, but renewables are the one area that will continue to grow. Clean energy isn’t just...

Tide Is Turning in Favor of Marine Power, Says Agency

Marine energy sector is growing, says the International Renewable Energy Agency. Some countries such as the Netherlands are developing policy incentives to stimulate...

Pandemic Creates Perfect Storm for Oil

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic consumer demand for energy is expected to fall by the largest margin in 70 years, says the...

Oil’s Misfortune May Cement Renewable Energy and Emissions Reduction Gains

Consumers may permanently alter their energy use following the economic slowdown brought on by the global pandemic. Large energy...

Coronavirus Threatens to Wipe Out Expansion of Clean Energy Storage

Coronavirus is threatening to stall growth of electricity storage capacity. Projections of rapid growth in sector now in doubt and may damp enthusiasm...

Germany Plans to Lead in Hydrogen Tech as Economy Shifts From...

Germany aims to shift to hydrogen from fossil fuelInvestors may see the move as another reason to reconsider fossil-fuel investmentsThe country’s efforts...

Coronavirus Denting Supplies of Solar and Wind Parts, Crimping Spread of...

The coronavirus outbreak is slowing the transition to renewable energy as aggressive measures taken by China to slow the spread of the...

India Makes Clean Energy Strides, With Renewables Set to Generate Wider...

India is proving to be a hotspot for renewable energy. Renewables will soon be responsible for more than a...

Solar Panels That Work at Night Might Be the Breakthrough Renewables...

What works for hay — you can’t make it if the sun doesn’t shine — also works for solar power.

Big Companies Buying Clean Power at Record Pace; Google Biggest Buyer...

Corporations bought more clean-energy than ever, boosted by tech heavyweights Google, Facebook and Amazon as they are pushed to reform their energy...

U.S. Solar Sector Draws Big Bets From Swiss Investor With Taste...

The surging U.S. solar sector is attracting interest from unlikely places, including an asset manager in a Swiss lakefront town betting on...

U.S. Renewable Energy Investment Surges to Record as Investors Shrug Off...

U.S. investors don’t appear to share President Donald Trump’s doubts about renewable energy and climate change, pouring a record amount of cash...

London Launches Government-Owned Clean Energy Company Against Decreasing Private Investments

Years after the U.K. privatized utilities, London’s mayor Sadiq Khan is moving things in another direction, in hopes of stimulating renewable energy...

Investors Seeking Opportunities in Battery Technology Offered Blunt Advice: “Run Away”

New energy-storage technologies may help slash greenhouse gases one day, but if someone pitches you an opportunity to invest in them, politely...

Who Needs a Charger? 2D Materials Gaining Interest With Ability to...

Imagine your cell phone powering itself by absorbing the Wi-Fi signals bouncing all around us. Scientists are developing a...

Trump Administration, Amid Attacks on Green Energy, Ready to Approve Biggest...

While President Donald Trump has criticized renewable power as unreliable and expensive, his administration has quietly approved a string of solar and...

Oregon Solar Program Aims to Boost Renewable Power Without Roof Panels

Oregonians will soon be able to reap the benefits of solar power without installing panels on their roofs. The...

As Wind Turbines Age, Recycling Blades Poses a Problem

Hundreds of thousands of wind turbines spin out electrical power in the U.S. and around the world, and as demand for wind...

Global Group Growing as it Rethinks Electricity Grid In Quest for...

Facebook, Google, BMW and other companies are pushing for systemic change in the global electricity market, in their effort to procure all...

Renewables Still a Better Bet Than Coal After Trump Rolls Back...

The Trump administration’s rolling back of rules protecting the environment from hazardous coal plant waste comes late in the game — coal...

Business’s New Pitch: Sustainability Isn’t Just Good For Environment, It’s Good...

For a few hours at least, high in a glass-covered Manhattan skyscraper, corporate leaders abandoned the idea that dirty skies and water...

Time to Take off the Training Wheels — Solar Energy Ready...

Solar power may no longer need the training wheels. Spurred by tax breaks, as well as venture funds pouring...

Europe’s Development Bank Punts Fossil Fuel Choice Amid Wider Climate vs....

The European Union wants to lead the world in fighting climate change, but its massive and influential investment bank, which funds energy...

Renewable Pledges by Google, Amazon May Be More Than the Old...

Key Takeaway: Google, Amazon and other companies announcing plans to source renewable...

Biomass Might be Renewable but Environmentalists Warn It’s Not Clean

Key Takeaway: The burning of biomass, trees, plants and animal poop, was...
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