New US Department of Energy report finds solar power could generate up to 45% of America’s electricity supply by 2050. But what it would take to meet this target?
The idea of net zero has licensed a recklessly cavalier “burn now, pay later” approach to climate action which has seen carbon emissions continue to soar.
Climate change is now affecting every continent, region and ocean on Earth, and every facet of the weather. Here are the key takeaway’s from the latest IPCC climate report.
The underlying message remains the same. The longer we wait, the more devastating the consequences.
There are many new forms of cryptocurrency, collectively termed “altcoins”, which are far greener than bitcoin – and to which investors are now turning.
Power stations in the Latrobe Valley emit around 10 times more mercury than power stations in the Hunter Valley. Here’s why.
It might sound like the fossil fuel industry is on the defensive after a landmark court ruling and two shareholder votes, but how much power do these decisions really carry?
Could this disaster have been avoided? And under climate change, how can the electricity grid prepare for more events like this?
To meet Paris targets, world must phase down existing fossil fuel production. Happily, renewables are more than ready for the challenge.
Stronger national planning policies, incorporating climate change considerations, key to keeping cities safe and cool, researchers say.