The rapidly falling cost of solar is making solar more economical in more big cities in the US than many people expected, and way sooner than anyone thought.
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Solar-powered aircraft finally began its circumnavigation of the globe on Monday morning, taking off from Abu Dhabi with Andre Borschberg at the controls.
Government policy is killing the Australian cleantech sector. Here are 14 predictions on how this may play out on the international and domestic stage in 2015.
UK carbon dioxide emissions fell by more than nine per cent in 2014 year-on-year, as coal use fell 20 per cent.
Byron shire aims to become zero net emissions within 10 years, the first region in Australia to reach that goal. “All revolutions start from the bottom up, and what is required is a revolution,” said Stephen Bygrave, the head of Beyond Zero Emissions, which is providing a blue-print for the plan.
For the first time, the February monthly average carbon dioxide levels at the Mauna Loa Observatory have passed 400ppm.
Projects in Lismore, Mullumbimby and Coffs Harbour - including solar, mini-hydro and bio-gas - get funding from NSW government.
EU's largest independent lithium-ion battery maker BMZ has started work on €45m plans to quadruple production to ~5GWh energy storage capacity a year.
Target was announced by energy official Nur Bekri to parliament. Government aims to rein in coal in favor of natural gas, wind and solar.
In an interview, E.ON CEO Johannes Teyssen explains why the company has decided to split off its conventional generation business and focus on renewables, distribution and customer solutions.