Driving an electric car could be worse for both the climate and public health if the electricity that runs it was generated at a coal-fired power plant.
Tag: "renewable energy"
Chile is now emerging as the southern hemisphere’s renewable energy giant, so what can we learn from our Pacific neighbours?
Micro-electricity producers are relatively small scale, inexpensive, and most importantly, produce little to no carbon emissions.
Why are America’s rural electric cooperatives are tethered to dirty, old coal-fired power plants instead of local-wealth generating renewable power?
By 2050, the technology will likely be available to provide 80 percent of America’s electricity from wind, solar and other renewable sources.
Picture a device that can produce electricity using nothing but the ambient heat around it.
Far from “doing nothing”, China will be building the world’s largest renewable energy system over the next 16 years.
The odds that any climate agreement among the biggest greenhouse emitters will succeed became a little greater as China & U.S. commit to slash carbon pollution.