Posts Tagged ‘really’

Baloney Meter: will Liberal carbon tax really mean paying more for everything?

Pedestrians battle the blowing snow and wind chills in the -30C range, Friday, January 5, 2018 in Montreal. As many Canadians shivered through the country's widespread, brutal cold snap in recent weeks, anyone on the Conservative Party of Canada's fundraising list may have felt they had more to make them shudder.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ryan Remiorz Pedestrians […]

Wind Power Juggernaut Really doing for 100K Workers what Trump only Promised

Big news on the wind power front. First, it has emerged in the US as the number one renewable energy source , generating more electricity than hydro-electric for the first time. View full post on Wind Power News

The veto override that really hurts

The 2016 General Assembly approved legislation to speed up the use of renewable sources, such as solar and wind power to supply the state's electricity. The original law required that 20% of the state's electricity would be supplied by renewable sources by the year 2022. View full post on Wind Power News

How holy a grail can rhubarb really be?

Harvard professors are using organic chemicals to develop the enormous storage batteries needed for large-scale renewable energy systems. They have studied the way energy can be stored in a class of organic compounds called quinones. View full post on Wind Power News

‘Really remarkable’: Finally some good news in the battle against climate change

Global carbon dioxide emissions from fossil fuels and industry have stabilised for a third year in a row, in a shift that will reduce the risks of dangerous climate change if the trend continues, researchers say. CO2 emissions from the two sources last year were steady at about 9.9 gigatonnes, slowing from a pace that […]

If wind and solar power are cheaper and quicker, do we really need Hinkley Point?

Nuclear energy’s cost, and a focus on alternative technology, including research on a new generation of hi-tech battery storage, is leading observers outside the green lobby to question the project’s value Should Theresa May take the axe to the troubled Hinkley Point nuclear project, it will propel wind and solar power further into the limelight. […]

Green really is the new black as Big Oil gets a taste for renewables

Shell, Total, Statoil, even Exxon – they’re all at it. But are the recent moves into solar and wind power lip service, fashion, or a real shift away from fossil fuels? The world’s largest oil companies have in recent weeks announced a series of “green” investments – in wind farms, electric battery storage systems and […]

Texas Is Really Charged up About This Energy Upgrade

Now imagine that you bring your trusty wicker basket to the garden to collect your bounty, but you’re unable to bring the crops back to your table-you must consume them no more than 10 feet from where you picked them. View full post on Wind Power News

Re: Really a solution?

What worse is, recent study suggested, manufacturing an EV may consume a bigger carbon footprint than running a gasoline operated vehicle because of material of choice. View full post on Wind Power News

Is China really a climate change leader? | Jennifer Duggan

A new report portrays China as a leader in tackling climate change but its emissions are still rising dramatically China’s environmental woes have attracted a lot of attention internationally since the start of the new year. Air pollution was first up in January as levels in a number of cities, including the capital Beijing, hit […]