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COP24 Draws To An Ignominious Close Amidst Multiple “Calls To Action”

51 min 50 sec ago
COP24 is drawing to an ignominious close in Katowice, Poland, on Friday and, despite the attempts of the European Union and other major nations, the fortnight of negotiations is likely to be remembered more for its controversies than for any lasting impact

US CO2 Emissions Increase By 3% In 2018, Says Trump’s Own Administration

1 hour 51 min ago
The United States Energy Information Administration has published new numbers this week which show energy-related CO2 emissions for 2018 will increase by 3%, undermining its own fragile attempts to highlight 2017's drop in CO2 emissions against the likely increase in 2018 emissions that has been evident throughout the year

Renewable Energy Is Bringing Good Jobs To The Midwest. Is Anyone In Washington Paying Attention?

2 hours 51 min ago
Employment in renewable energy is booming all across America's heartland, according to a report from the Natural Resources Defense Council. So why does the federal government want to cut spending on renewable energy?

US Q3 Solar Installations Hit By Tariffs As Utility-Scale Falls Below 1 Gigawatt

3 hours 51 min ago
Quarterly US solar PV installations fell below 1 gigawatt (GW) in the third quarter for the first time since 2015 due to the impact of the Section 201 tariffs imposed at the beginning of the year and the uncertainty which surrounded their potential introduction

Mercedes Budgets $23 Billion For Battery Cells Over Next Decade

4 hours 26 min ago
Mercedes says it has committed to purchasing battery cells worth $23 billion between now and 2030. All those cells will be used to build battery packs at factories in Kamenz, Untertuerkheim, and Sindelfingen in Germany, as well as Beijing, Bangkok, and Tuscaloosa, Alabama according to Reuters

Climate Change Comes To America’s Heartland, Putting Farmers At Risk

4 hours 51 min ago
Climate change is affecting farmers in America's heartland. Wouldn't it be better for environmental activists to build bridges to the farming community rather than demonizing them?

EDF Energy & Nuvve Corporation To Install 1,500 V2G Chargers In The UK

5 hours 39 min ago
EDF Energy has partnered with Nuvve to install up to 1,500 new EV chargers with vehicle-to-grid (V2G) capability in the UK that will serve as a healthy foundation for vehicle-to-grid capability on the charger side in the

Energy Storage Is The Job Creation Opportunity Of The Future — Now! #CleanTechnica Exclusive

9 hours 56 min ago
A new report states that energy storage is the key to achieving a resilient, secure, and carbon-free energy future and robust workforce

California’s ICT Would Require 100% Zero-Emission Buses For Public Transit Agencies By 2040

10 hours 56 min ago
California is continuing its push towards zero-emission vehicles with the California Air Resources Board (CARB) voting on the Innovative Clean Transit measure this week. If approved, the proposed measure will set a firm date for all public transit agencies in the state to convert their fleets to 100% zero-emission vehicles by

Protecting The Rainforest, Powering The People

11 hours 56 min ago
Solar energy empowers indigenous people to protect their life, culture, and ancestral homeland.

Renault Zoe Sales Up 144% In France In November

15 hours 46 min ago
The French plug-in electric vehicle (PEV) passenger car market scored 4,988 registrations in November (+71% year over year, or YoY). All-electric models jumped 119%, their highest growth rate in over 2 years, while plug-in hybrids recovered from the post-NEDC hangover (+11%)

Canada Man Drives On Sunshine With Solar & His Tesla Model 3

16 hours 56 min ago
A man from Oliver in Canada is living the future today, powering his new Tesla Model 3 with a rooftop solar installation on his home

Hecklers & Protestors Shout Down Trump’s “Laughable” Coal Sideshow At COP24

17 hours 26 min ago
First hinted at back at the beginning of November, the Trump Administration followed through with its intention to host a pro-fossil fuel event on the sidelines of the COP24 UN climate talks currently being held in Katowice, Poland, much to the mockery of observers and attendees, and the jeers and protests of climate campaigners. 

Jeep Renegade Plug-In Hybrid Production Inching Closer

17 hours 48 min ago
The Jeep Renegade plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV) that will be launched in early 2020 is nearing production. Currently, the Fiat Chrysler Melfi Plant in Italy is being readied for the production run. Pre-production copies will be made in 2019, before the final versions in 2020. €200 million is the amount reportedly invested in the new trim's launch

More Than 680 Gigawatts Of New Wind Power To Come Online By 2027

18 hours 16 min ago
More than 680 gigawatts (GW) of new wind power is expected to come online around the globe in the next decade, according to new research from Wood Mackenzie Power & Renewables

UBS Declares That “Tesla Has Won The Race And Leads The Championship” With EVs

18 hours 56 min ago
The Financial Times dove into the UBS teardown of the Tesla Model 3 to get a read on whether it is truly a revolutionary vehicle that represents a paradigm shift for the automotive industry or if it is simply an evolutionary car that takes the next logical step forward for the industry

Current Climate Targets Put Us On Track For 3.0˚C Of Warming By 2100

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 11:00pm
The current state of global climate policies has the world on a path to 3.0˚C of warming by 2100, twice the 1.5˚C limit agreed upon in Paris three years ago, according to the Climate Action Tracker's annual update which was published on Wednesday at the COP24 United Nations climate change talks currently underway in Katowice, Poland. 

Denmark, UK, & Canada Lead In Using Technologies To Limit Climate Change

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 10:00pm
Denmark, the United Kingdom, and Canada lead the world when it comes to implementing measures to mitigate climate change, according to new research published earlier this month at the UN climate change conference, COP24, currently underway in Katowice, Poland, which assessed 25 countries that account for 80% of the world's population

Siemens Gamesa Signs Second Order With Enel In Russia

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 9:30pm
Spanish wind energy giant Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy announced on Tuesday that it had signed a second order in Russia from Enel Russia for the supply of 57 wind turbines totaling 201 megawatts (MW) for the Kola wind farm. 

Tesla Wins In China But Loses In Connecticut, With Tesla Pickup Looming

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 7:30pm
Good news, bad news for Tesla yesterday. China says it may soon lift the 40% tariff it imposed on cars imported from the US, and a judge in Connecticut has ruled the company is illegally selling cars at its store in Connecticut.

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