Posts Tagged ‘future’

This is what America’s eco city of the future looks like

Georgetown mayor Dale Ross is ‘a good little Republican’ – but ever since his city weaned itself off fossil fuels, he has become a hero to environmentalists When the caller said he worked for Harry Reid and the former Senate majority leader wanted a word, Dale Ross assumed it was a joke. “OK, which of […]

In a Rare Eclipse, Gas Will See Its Future as Solar’s Backup

Natural gas is about to get a glimpse of its future role in the U.S. power mix as solar energy's backup. During the upcoming Aug. 21 eclipse, operators of giant solar fields from California to the Carolinas will cede market share to fast-start natural gas generators as well as hydroelectric plants and other sources to […]

Fever-Tree Market 2017 – “By Identifying the Key Market Segments Poised for Strong Growth in Future

“Success Case Study: Fever-Tree – Mixer brand capitalizing on premium spirits trends”, is part of Successes and Failures research. It examines the details of and reasons behind the success of the Fever-Tree premium mixer, which has grown significantly in the UK and is also expanding internationally. View full post on Wind Power News

Higher, cheaper, sleeker: wind turbines of the future – in pictures

With the UK government ending subsidies for onshore wind and the Trump administration pushing for a return to coal, you might think the wind power revolution had run out of puff. Far from it. The cost of energy from offshore wind in Britain has fallen by a third since 2012, and wind accounts for over […]

The American people – not Big Oil – must decide our climate future | Senator Bernie Sanders and Mark Jacobson

We must aggressively transition our energy system away from fossil fuels and toward clean, renewable energy solutions. And we need to do so now The debate facing our world today is not whether we need to address climate change. That debate is far, far behind us. The issue is how to address climate change – […]

NRG Energy: A Bet On A Wind-Powered Future

NRG Energy, through its subsidiary Green Mountain Energy, is one of the largest producers of renewable power in the United States. Utility-scale renewable generation is better for the average consumer who wants to reduce their carbon footprint than on-premises installations. View full post on Wind Power News

The Canberra Coal Club ignores what most people know: the future will be clean and smart | Peter Lewis

The dirty and dumb antics and the anti-renewables rhetoric being amped up by our politicians is out of step with majority thinking on energy When Treasurer Scott Morrison clomped into parliament with his pet piece of coal after South Australia’s electricity network collapsed in the face of extreme weather he was indulging in more than […]

The False Debate About The Future Of The Democratic Party: Time To End Either/Or Politics

When a political party loses a big election , and finds itself out of power at every level of government, a debate needs to be had about the future of that party. The Democratic party is having such a debate, but when the frame of the debate is as twisted up as it currently is, […]

The driverless future is here

The disappearance of fossil fuels – coal, gas, and oil – will soon be supplanted by arrays of solar panels and wind turbines. Many countries are now in a race to construct more wind turbines and solar panels as the cost of these equipment has gone down due to economies of scale. View full post […]

Canada well on its way to a renewable-energy future

A wind farm is pictured in Alberta. Green-power developments are gearing up in the west even as Ontario cuts back on its early support for wind and solar projects. View full post on Wind Power News