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Renewable Energy is Our Only Way Forward Against Climate Change

Renewable Energy is Our Only Way Forward Against Climate Change

To limit warming to 1.5°C, not only should no new fossil-fuel-using infrastructure be built ever again, some existing power plants need to shut down early—and yet today many new power plants are under construction or planned.

Renewable Energy: There is Hope for Growth

Renewable Energy: There is Hope for Growth

At the individual country level renewable sources are already playing an important role in some countries.

Food Date Labels: Reason for Food Waste?

Food Date Labels: Reason for Food Waste?

Most people are needlessly tossing out packaged food — not because it has gone bad, but because they take the date stamped on it far too literally.

Who Uses the Most Energy?

Who Uses the Most Energy?

Energy demand worldwide grew by 2.3% last year (2018), its fastest pace this decade, an exceptional performance driven by a robust global economy and stronger heating and cooling needs in some regions.

Why Renewable Energy Is The Way to Go Forward

Why Renewable Energy Is The Way to Go Forward

The environmental advantages of renewable energy, have been widely known for decades. Its numerous socio-economic benefits, however, have only become apparent in recent decades.

Greenhouse Gases: Source of Grave Concern Worldwide

Greenhouse Gases: Source of Grave Concern Worldwide

While some argue that global warming is a natural process and that there have always been greenhouse gases, the amount of gases in the atmosphere has skyrocketed in recent history.

Renewable Energy in Additions of New Electric Capacity

Renewable Energy in Additions of New Electric Capacity

Utilities demonstrated strong “voluntary demand” in renewable energy as opposed to the demand driven by policy mandates we’ve seen in the past.