Two new reports take stock of the booming global microgrid market and predict it will pass $40 billion in annual revenue by 2020.
Latest Clean Edge report projects global biofuel, wind, and solar markets will nearly double in total value from $248.7bn in 2012 to $426.1bn by 2022.
Two new US reports show net metering creates significant net benefits for consumers while drivers growth in new installations.
Purchase prices for top-selling electric vehicles are set to plunge, potentially opening up emissions-free driving for a much wider class of drivers.
Ontario will burn virtually zero coal by the end of 2013, the first time a North American government has shut down an entire coal fleet.
Texas sets record in wind power production, could be heading for 75 per cent wind energy share.
GM and ABB have found a use for old EV batteries – an energy storage system that can support solar PV and provide emergency backup power.
America is wiling to throw good money into bad coal plants when a clean gas alternative would begin the growth of a green economy.
Several of the world’s fastest-growing economies face the largest financial threats from natural disasters fueled by climate change.
Rolling blackouts – and the fact that 40% of India’s population isn’t connected to the grid – may be just the opportunity renewable energy needed.