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Even after last month’s floods caused widespread blackouts, those with access to solar power and batteries still had basic lighting, even after the sun went down Solar Keeps The Lights On Through A Brutal Monsoon Season In Rural India...Show More Summary
The plunging cost of wind power has forced the cancellation of a long planned expansion to the coal power generating facility in Holcomb, Kansas Another One Bites The Dust: Cost Of Wind Power Cancels Kansas Coal Facility Expansion was...Show More Summary
A new analysis shows that Hurricane Harvey was a once in 25,000 year event. But that doesn't mean it will be another 25,000 years before another storm just like it occurs. Hurricane Harvey Was A Once In 25,000 Year Storm was originally published on CleanTechnica. To read more from CleanTechnica, join over 50,000 other subscribers: Google+ | Email | Facebook | RSS | Twitter.
The best coffee grows in the mountains, where it is cool. It needs low temperatures to thrive, which is why growers often put shade trees in their fields. But the mountains are getting hotter. And the higher you go, the less room there is to grow coffee. Show More Summary
Will the major broadcast networks report on the role of climate change in shaping this storm? If Hurricane Harvey is any indication, the answer is ‘probably not.’ But by ignoring climate science, they are missing an opportunity to tell...Show More Summary
When it comes to climate change policy, don’t underestimate the power of the courts. That’s the message from new research that analyzes the growing?—?but under-recognized?—?role of the judiciary in the fate of climate change regulations,...Show More Summary
A new report published this week has echoed recent claims that companies are valuing renewable energy for more than the benefit it provides to sustainability goals and are turning to renewables as the most cost-competitive source ofShow More Summary
A new report has concluded that phasing out unprofitable coal plants in the United States could end up saving consumers $10 billion per year by 2021, while simultaneously boosting the country's competitiveness. Phasing Out US Coal Plants...Show More Summary
China's solar industry continues to beat out expectations, and new analysis published this week suggests that continued strong demand for solar throughout 2017 will help push global demand over the 100 GW mark for the first time. Strong...Show More Summary
Companies that fail to report financial value from strong environmental performance suffer "a huge missed opportunity" according to a new report published this week which analyzed environmental performance and financial results. Companies...Show More Summary
A new study published this month shows that the UK offshore wind industry is increasingly reliant upon local companies, with 48% of the expenditure in planning, building, and running offshore wind projects going to UK companies. UKShow More Summary
In the world of electric vehicles, batteries are gold. In the world of electric vehicle batteries, there are a handful of dynasties you must court if you want a competitive electric car. The most well known and promising names, the world's...Show More Summary
GE has just launched a new wind turbine that spells bad news for fossil fuel power generation. The “brand new machine” is GE’s its biggest onshore turbine to date, and more to the point, it provides a low cost pathway for harvestingShow More Summary
I experienced my first tornado at the age of 5, and my first hurricane (category 3) at the age of 22. I am fortunate -- never hurt or compromised. The water (everywhere) and the wind clearing out the atmosphere is refreshing (if houses remain and people are fine). Show More Summary
Hurricanes Irma and Harvey will cause some people to start accepting the science of climate change Fewer Denialists: The Tiny Silver Lining of Irma & Harvey was originally published on CleanTechnica. To read more from CleanTechnica, join over 50,000 other subscribers: Google+ | Email | Facebook | RSS | Twitter.
With 455,000 Tesla Model 3 reservations reportedly on the books, investors and analysts across the tech and auto world have been more than happy to throw their two cents into discussions about the car, the future of the auto industry, and Tesla [NASDAQ: TSLA]. Show More Summary
Low-income families are more likely to live in flood-prone areas with deficient infrastructure. Hurricane Harvey is yet another example of this pattern. While large parts of Houston flooded, low-income neighborhoods fared worse thanShow More Summary
A federal appeals court Monday granted the Trump regime’s request to stop implementation of an Obama era Environmental Protection Agency plan requiring new pollution controls at two of the nation’s oldest and dirtiest coal-fired power...Show More Summary
The focus of this story is simply about one Model 3 delivery. Being just one delivery and at such an early stage of the Model 3 production ramp, I'd certainly advise that we not get too giddy, but the signs so far appear quite good SpaceX...Show More Summary
“The Swamp” is back, and it seems to be in charge, and looking to make NAFTA more friendly for corporations (which, needless to say, is NOT better for workers) A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To Renegotiating NAFTA was originally published on CleanTechnica. To read more from CleanTechnica, join over 50,000 other subscribers: Google+ | Email | Facebook | RSS | Twitter.