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thehill.com - Zack Budryk - Renewable energy industry warns of 'concerning' impact of regulatory uncertainty
Renewable energy industry warns of 'concerning' impact of regulatory uncertainty
The Hill

Regulatory uncertainty could restrain the growth of the renewable energy industry in the coming years, according to a trade group's annual report. In its 2021 report, released Tuesday, the American Clean Power Association said about 10 gigawatts…

yaleclimateconnections.org - Emily Jack-Scott - Renewable energy lessons from European communities
Renewable energy lessons from European communities
Yale Climate Connections

Residents of Chamole (population about 200) in eastern France in 2016 used crowdsourcing investments to establish a community-serving wind-turbine installation. Some 600 initial citizen investors have since put the returns into the local economy…

reuters.com - Kate Abnett - EU to map out escape route from Russian fossil fuels
EU to map out escape route from Russian fossil fuels
Reuters

BRUSSELS, May 18 (Reuters) - The European Commission will on Wednesday unveil a 210 billion euro plan for how Europe can end its reliance on Russian fossil fuels by 2027, and use the pivot away from Moscow to quicken its shift to green energy. The…

nytimes.com - Lois Parshley - Europe Rethinks Its Reliance on Burning Wood for Electricity
Europe Rethinks Its Reliance on Burning Wood for Electricity
The New York Times

In recent years, Europe's power plants have slashed their use of coal by burning something else instead: Millions of tons of wood, much of it imported from the United States. A controversial European Union policy called the Renewable Energy…

nytimes.com - Thomas L. Friedman - Opinion | Why Do We Swallow What Big Oil and the Green Movement Tell Us?
Opinion | Why Do We Swallow What Big Oil and the Green Movement Tell Us?
The New York Times

It has long been said that the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different result. By that definition, we're the ones detached from reality if we keep accepting what the oil industry and the green…

solarindustrymag.com - ACP: Renewable Energy Growth Needs to Accelerate to Attain Net Zero Grid by 2035
ACP: Renewable Energy Growth Needs to Accelerate to Attain Net Zero Grid by 2035
Solar Industry

The American Clean Power Association 's (ACP) latest Clean Power Annual Market Report 2021 shows that wind, utility solar and battery storage power capacity in the U.S. topped 200 GW after 28.5 GW of clean energy projects came online in 2021.

deccanchronicle.com - Deccan Chronicle. - AP to have world's largest renewable energy storage
AP to have world's largest renewable energy storage
Deccan Chronicle

PINNAPURAM (KURNOOL): Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on Tuesday performed the first concrete pouring ceremony for the world's largest Integrated Renewable Energy Storage Project (IRESP) of 5,230 MW capacity at Pinnapuram in…

ft.com - Daniel Godfrey - Divest fossil fuels - the time for engagement is over
Divest fossil fuels - the time for engagement is over
Financial Times

Investors must use their collective might to accelerate the transition to renewable energy Receive free Impact investing updates We'll send you a myFT Daily Digest email rounding up the latest Impact investing news every morning. The environmental…

renewableenergymagazine.com - Wind - Vestas introduces new V163-4.5 MW wind turbine - Renewable Energy Magazine, at the heart of clean energy journalism
Wind - Vestas introduces new V163-4.5 MW wind turbine - Renewable Energy Magazine, at the heart of clean energy journalism
renewableenergymagazine.com

The V163-4.5 MW features an 18 percent increase in swept area and delivers up to ten percent higher Annual Energy Production (AEP) at wind farm level compared to the V150-4.5 MW depending on site-specific conditions. With 80.1 metre blades, the…

renewableenergymagazine.com - Storage - UK Government must spend £20 billion on energy battery storage to meet 2030 renewables targets - Renewable Energy Magazine, at the heart of clean energy journalism
Storage - UK Government must spend £20 billion on energy battery storage to meet 2030 renewables targets - Renewable Energy Magazine, at the heart of clean energy journalism
renewableenergymagazine.com

Cornwall Insight's latest data estimates almost 10 percent of grid capacity will be provided by battery storage by 2030, costing an estimated £20 billion. Over the next decade battery storage will need to increase to address stability and…

fool.com - Matthew DiLallo - This Company's Under-the-Radar Investments Are Turning Trash Into Renewable Energy
This Company's Under-the-Radar Investments Are Turning Trash Into Renewable Energy
The Motley Fool

Landfills produce an enormous amount of greenhouse gas emissions as organic waste like food scraps, wood, and paper decompose and produce methane. They released an estimated 16.8% of the country's methane emissions in 2020. Methane vented into the…

renewableenergymagazine.com - Electric/Hybrid - Ohme says van fleets should go electric to reduce costs - Renewable Energy Magazine, at the heart of clean energy journalism
Electric/Hybrid - Ohme says van fleets should go electric to reduce costs - Renewable Energy Magazine, at the heart of clean energy journalism
renewableenergymagazine.com

Electric-powered van sales in the UK continue to grow with their sales up a staggering 65.8 per cent on 2021 so far this year. At present, one in 20 new vans sold in the UK are battery powered and EV commercial vehicles continue to buck the…

renewableenergymagazine.com - Storage - Urban Electric Power and Pine Gate Renewables partner to expand solar-tied and freestanding energy storage across the US - Renewable Energy Magazine, at the heart of clean energy journalism
Storage - Urban Electric Power and Pine Gate Renewables partner to expand solar-tied and freestanding energy storage across the US - Renewable Energy Magazine, at the heart of clean energy journalism
renewableenergymagazine.com

The battery technology will be supplied to Pine Gate Renewables for their growing pipeline of solar-coupled and standalone energy storage projects across the country. A leading solar and energy storage developer, Pine Gate has over 1 GW of…

ft.com - Andy Bounds - EU prepares to sell more carbon permits to pay for exit from Russian gas
EU prepares to sell more carbon permits to pay for exit from Russian gas
Financial Times

Plan risks pushing up emissions by making it easier to use other fossil fuels We'll send you a myFT Daily Digest email rounding up the latest EU energy news every morning. Brussels wants to raise €20bn to fund the EU's exit from Russian…

renewableenergymagazine.com - Electric/Hybrid - Ford joins appeal to the EU for 100 percent all-EV sales by 2035 - Renewable Energy Magazine, at the heart of clean energy journalism
Electric/Hybrid - Ford joins appeal to the EU for 100 percent all-EV sales by 2035 - Renewable Energy Magazine, at the heart of clean energy journalism
renewableenergymagazine.com

The appeal insists that removing fossil fuel burning vehicles from the road is imperative for Europe reaching its goal of net zero emissions by 2050, and to help avoid the worst impacts of climate change on people and the planet. This includes…

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