For the first time ever, investment in new renewables was more than enough to cover rising global electricity demand in 2015.
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McKinsey report – and graph – says battery storage makes sense now for subset of commercial customers in “each of the four most important applications.”
The steady rise of Earth’s temperature as greenhouse gases accumulate in the atmosphere and trap more and more heat is sending the planet spiraling closer to the point where warming’s catastrophic consequences may be all but assured.
Fossil fuel and nuclear subsidies dwarf those for renewable energy, notes California Energy Commission. “There is no such thing as an unsubsidised unit of energy”.
New government report illustrates how little Coalition’s Direct Action will cut emissions, and importance of incentives for electric vehicles and energy efficiency.