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Archived Since:November 19, 2010

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Why News Reports Miss The Climate Change Story

Maybe he should check in with NewEnergyNews and Utility Dive. From RealTime via YouTube Tweet !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js";fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,"script","twitter-wjs");

Climate Change In Two Minutes, Version 2

Here's a new version of what to say about climate change when there is very little time to explain. From greenman3610 via YouTube Tweet !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js";fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,"script","twitter-wjs");

How To Make Doubt

A terrific new entry from Peter Sinclair’s This Is Not Cool series that documents the strategies used to undermine the increasingly irrefutable science of climate change. From YaleClimateForum via YouTube Tweet !function(d,s,id){varShow More Summary

CLIMATE CHANGE COSTING BIG OIL BIG

…Shareholders ask the five largest US oil companies – Valero, Exxon Mobil, Marathon Petroleum, Phillips 66 and Chevron – to disclose the risks their operations and facilities face from rising sea levels and storm surges Siri Srinivas,...Show More Summary

WIND FOR THE EIFFEL TOWER

UGE's Vertical Axis Wind Turbines now provide green power for the Eiffel Tower Charly Cameron, February 25, 2015 (Inhabitat) “…[The Eiffel Tower’s new, sustainable facelift includes two of Urban Green Energy’s (UGE) vertical axis wind turbines. Show More Summary

SOLAR FOR INDIA’S TRAINS

Indian Railways Plans 1,000 Megawatts of Solar Energy Projects Ganesh Nagarajan, February 26, 2015 (Bloomberg News) “…[The Indian Railways network] plans 1,000 megawatts of solar-power projects in the next five years…Developers can use...Show More Summary

GEOTHERMAL FOR KENYA GROWTH

Kenya’s Geothermal Investments Contribute to Green Energy Growth, Competitiveness and Shared Prosperity February 23, 2015 (The World Bank) “Kenya is investing in 280 megawatts of geothermal energy as part of its accelerated green energy...Show More Summary

CO2 CAUGHT IN THE ACT OF HEATING GLOBE

Berkeley study directly IDs climate change culprit David Perlman, February 25, 2015 (San Francisco Chronicle) “…[Scientists] have caught the world’s major greenhouse gas right in the act of warming the planet…providing the first direct...Show More Summary

SOLAR’S ALL-OF-THE-ABOVE COALITION

Solar energy’s new best friend is … the Christian Coalition Chris Mooney, February 20, 2015 (Washington Post) “The politics of solar power keeps getting more and more interesting…In Indiana, a fight over net metering — basically, whether...Show More Summary

APPLE'S 100% NEW ENERGY DATA CENTERS

Apple to Invest €1.7 Billion in New European Data Centres; State-of-the-art facilities in Ireland and Denmark will run on 100 percent renewable energy February 23, 2015 (Apple) “…[Apple] announced a €1.7 billion plan to build and operate two data centres in Europe, each powered by 100 percent renewable energy. Show More Summary

WHERE EV DRIVERS THRIVE

The best—and worst—places to drive your electric car Nsikan Akpan, 20 February 2015 (American Association for the Advancement of Science) “…Researchers have conducted the first investigation into how electric vehicles fare in different U.S. Show More Summary

ORIGINAL REPORTING: OBAMA ADVISER: UTILITIES 'PROACTIVELY ENGAGED' ON CLEAN POWER PLAN

Obama adviser: Utilities 'proactively engaged' on Clean Power Plan; Utilities and grid operators have proved EPA solutions to be cost effective and reliable. Herman K. Trabish, November 20, 2014 (Utility Dive) click to enlarge One of...Show More Summary

QUICK NEWS, February 25: SOLAR ADDS VALUE TO HOME PRICE; NEBRASKA NEW ENERGY CAN BE HUGE; SAMSUNG RAISES APPLE WITH NEW EV BET

SOLAR ADDS VALUE TO HOME PRICE Appraising Solar Energy’s Value; Solar Panels and Home Values Lisa Prevost, February 20, 2015 (NY Times) “New research sponsored by the Department of Energy shows that buyers are willing to pay more for...Show More Summary

TODAY’S STUDY: A NEW PLAN FOR U.S. OCEAN WIND

Up In The Air; What the Northeast States Should Do Together on Offshore Wind Before It’s Too Late Clean Energy Group Lewis Milford and Val Stori & Navigant Bruce Hamilton and Jim Peterson February 2015 Executive Summary According to the latest news, the country’s first proposed offshore wind project, Cape Wind, might never be built. Show More Summary

QUICK NEWS, February 24: VIRGINIA FINALLY MOVES ON SOLAR; WIND TURBINE MAKERS BREAKING RECORDS; GEOTHERMAL COULD GET HOT

VIRGINIA FINALLY MOVES ON SOLAR Bill heads to Senate in effort to establish solar development authority Jacob Geiger, February 23, 2015 (Richmond Times Dispatch) “...[The Virginia Solar Energy Development Authority will go before the...Show More Summary

TODAY’S STUDY: WHAT UTILITIES NEED TO KNOW ABOUT SOLAR TECHNOLOGY

Solar Fundamentals; Volume 1: Technology Becky Campbell and Daisy Chung, February 2015 (Solar Electric Power Association) Introduction This report serves as one component of a multi-part series of publications that SEPA plans to produce throughout 2015. Show More Summary

QUICK NEWS, February 23: MORE ON APPLE’S iCAR; BIG HAWAII WIND FROM NEXTERA; BIG CALIFORNIA SOLAR FROM KAISER

MORE ON APPLE’S iCAR Report: Apple aims to launch electric car by 2020 February 22, 2015 (Fox News) “…Sources familiar with [Apple’s unannounced electric car project said the company is moving forward with an aggressive plan to develop...Show More Summary

The Newest New Solar Thing

Put a few of these little things on the window sill. From VTTFinland via YouTube Tweet !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js";fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,"script","twitter-wjs");

The Newest New Wind Thing

Atomic forces to catch the wind. From TU Delft via YouTube Tweet !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js";fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,"script","twitter-wjs");

The Newest New Battery Thing

Anybody out there have a few billion dollars extra to get this across the innovation Valley of Death between concept and commercialization? From Qichao Hu via YouTube Tweet !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];iShow More Summary

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