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The Grim Facts

This is the human impact of Pakistan’s heat wave. Is it related to climate change? Is the Pope Catholic? From CNN 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 And Human Health

There is a threat – and an opportunity. It’s “no longer a question of science or technology. it’s a matter of political will…” From LancetTV via YouTube Tweet !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElemenShow More Summary

ORIGINAL REPORTING, JUNE 26: HOW BASIN ELECTRIC IS HANDLING EXPLOSIVE NEW LOAD GROWTH IN NORTH DAKOTA

[NEWENERGYNEWS is on the road today. Regular features will return next week.] How Basin Electric is handling explosive new load growth in North Dakota; The co-op is planning new transmission and generation as a result of the oil and gas boom Herman K. Show More Summary

ORIGINAL REPORTING, JUNE 26: HOW THE WEST'S NEW ENERGY IMBALANCE MARKET IS BUILDING A SMARTER ENERGY SYSTEM

[NEWENERGYNEWS is on the road today. Regular features will return next week.] How the West's new Energy Imbalance Market is building a smarter energy system; The market saved millions in its first two months and helped prevent curtailment of renewable resources Herman K. Show More Summary

ORIGINAL REPORTING, JUNE 25: WHY DEPT OF ENERGY IS GOING BIG ON COMMUNITY SHARED SOLAR

[NEWENERGYNEWS is on the road today. Regular features will return next week.] Why Dept of Energy is going big on community shared solar; DOE's SunShot initiative awarded $14 million to develop business models for shared solar Herman K. Show More Summary

ORIGINAL REPORTING, JUNE 25: INSIDE THE PG&E PROPOSAL TO BUILD 25,000 EV CHARGING STATIONS

[NEWENERGYNEWS is on the road today. Regular features will return next week.] Inside the PG&E proposal to build 25,000 EV charging stations; California’s IOUs await regulators’ approval to get into the EV charging business Herman K.Show More Summary

ORIGINAL REPORTING, JUNE 24: WHY COMMUNITY SOLAR IS EXPLODING IN MINNESOTA

[NEWENERGYNEWS is on the road today. Regular features will return next week.] Why community solar is exploding in Minnesota; Mortenson-SunShare partnership leads the charge with 100-plus MW solar pipeline Herman K. Trabish, FebruaryShow More Summary

ORIGINAL REPORTING, JUNE 24: INSIDE THE DEAL: WHY DUKE ENERGY IS BUYING ONE OF THE LARGEST U.S. COMMERCIAL SOLAR DEVELOPERS

[NEWENERGYNEWS is on the road today.Regular features will return next week.] Inside the deal: Why Duke Energy is buying one of the largest U.S. commercial solar developers ; Duke’s $225 million fund will ready commercial solar for a post-ITC market Herman K. Show More Summary

TODAY’S STUDY: ALL ABOUT SOLAR LOANS, SOLAR LEASING, AND SOLAR PURCHASE CONTRACTS

Banking on Solar: An Analysis of Banking Opportunities in the U.S. Distributed Photovoltaic David Feldman and Travis Lowder, November 2014 (National Renewable Energy Laboratory) Executive Summary This report provides a high-level overview of the developing U.S. Show More Summary

QUICK NEWS, June 23: GOODS BETS TO MAKE ON WIND; OKLAHOMA WIND COULD BOOM – THEN BUST; WIND FOR COAL IN COLORADO

GOODS BETS TO MAKE ON WIND The Best Play In Wind Energy Right Now Martin Tiller, 21 June 2015 (OilPrice) “…Everything points to serious growth in the [wind] industry over the next few years…[but figuring how to invest] is when the going...Show More Summary

TODAY’S STUDY: HOW GRID OPERATORS ARE HANDLING NEW ENERGY

Relevant Studies for NERC’s Analysis of EPA’s Clean Power Plan 111(d) Compliance M. Ahlstrom, C. Smith, et. al., June 2015, (National Renewable Energy Laboratory) Executive Summary The proposed Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Clean...Show More Summary

QUICK NEWS, June 22: SOLARCITY MOVES INTO COMMUNITY SHARED SOLAR IN MINNESOTA; NO. CAROLINA SOLAR ADVOCATE NC WARN FILES SOLAR TPO FINANCING TEST CASE; SOLAR STILL FIGHTING IOWA UTILITIES

SOLARCITY MOVES INTO COMMUNITY SHARED SOLAR IN MINNESOTA Renewable energy giant SolarCity to make first community solar investment in Minnesota; Apartment residents are focus of planned solar garden. David Shaffner, June 17, 2015 Minneapolis Star Tribune SolarCity, the biggest U.S. Show More Summary

What The Pope Said (In 2 Minutes)

Pope Francis chooses science over the “magical” and sides with those building New Energy. From CBS Evening News 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");

Is The Pope Catholic?

It is so exciting when somebody in power finally tells the truth. From De SmogBlog 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");

Oil And New Energy Don’t Mix

This is stating the obvious but apparently a general ignorance about energy requires it to be said: Current low oil prices have little relationship to the inceasingly exciting prospects for New Energy. From Greentech Media via YouTube Tweet !function(d,s,id){var...Show More Summary

CLIMATE CHANGE, THE MORAL IMPERATIVE

Climate Change and Moral Responsibility Archbishops Bartholomew and Justin Welby, June 19, 2015 (NY Times) “…[T]he British medical journal The Lancet [is about to] publish a landmark report highlighting the inalienable and undeniable...Show More Summary

RUSSIA DISCOVERING SOLAR

Russian Oil Oligarch Has Put $450 Million Into Solar Energy Bet James Ayre, June 15, 2015 (Clean Technica) “The largest exporter of oil and natural gas in the world, Russia, seems to be making more and more overtures towards solar energy…One...Show More Summary

SCOTS WIND BRINGS IN MILLIONS

Scottish wind energy industry delivers record £8.8m boost to local community projects; Community projects are benefiting more than ever from Scottish renewable energy schemes, industry claims James Phillips, 16 June 2015 (BusinessGreen) “…The...Show More Summary

PARIS EV SERVICE EXPANDS TO LONDON

The electric car-sharing service that swept through Paris is coming to London Cassie Werber, June 15, 2015 (Quartz) “…[In December 2011, it wasn’t clear Bolloré, the company behind Paris’s Autolib’ car-sharing service, would] hit its break-even target of 80,000 members. Show More Summary

THE POPE’S ENCYCLICAL

Pope calls for 'action now' to save planet, stem warming, help poor Philip Pullella, June 18, 2015 (Reuters) “Pope Francis demanded swift action…to save the planet from environmental ruin, urging world leaders to hear ‘the cry of the...Show More Summary

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