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ComEd: From 837 Solar Installations in 2016 to 49,000 Today

Solar Industry

This figure is a massive increase from 837 rooftop solar systems connected to the ComEd grid in 2016, reflecting an annual growth rate of 53%. Photo source The post ComEd: From 837 Solar Installations in 2016 to 49,000 Today appeared first on Solar Industry.

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Just 57 producers account for 80% of all fossil fuel and cement emissions since 2016

Renew Economy

The post Just 57 producers account for 80% of all fossil fuel and cement emissions since 2016 appeared first on RenewEconomy. Report finds just 57 companies and nation states responsible for generating 80% of the world’s fossil and cement emissions over past seven years.

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EEA reports poor air quality caused premature deaths of 400,000 Europeans in 2016

Inhabitat - Innovation

Indeed, the European Environment Agency (EEA) highlighted the issue when reporting that over 400,000 Europeans met their untimely demise in 2016 due to poor air quality standards that placed their health at risk. Industries, households and vehicles all emit dangerous mixtures of pollutant particulates that are harmful to human health.

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Study finds policy changes have slowed Vermont solar progress since 2016

Solar Power World

On one… The post Study finds policy changes have slowed Vermont solar progress since 2016 appeared first on Solar Power World. “The update sends a mixed message,” said the study’s lead author, David Hill, PhD. “On

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Bipartisan group of senators asks Treasury to extend ITC safe harbor deadline by one year The extension would apply to projects started in 2016 or 2017.

Solar Power World

A bipartisan group of senators sent a letter to Treasury Secretary Mnuchin on April 23 asking him to extend the ITC safe harbor deadline by one year for energy projects that started construction in 2016 or 2017. </span> appeared first on Solar Power World. . </span> appeared first on Solar Power World.

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A Carbon Sequestration Project Conceived Of In 2016 Is Finally Off The Rails

Energy Central

Carbon capture and sequestration can use depleted natural gas and oil reservoirs as sites for storing compressed CO2 collected from emitters. The Porthos Project is the first of its kind in Europe aimed at gathering and storing 2.5 Megatons annually and 37 Megatons over the 15 year life of the project.

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Community solar’s star is on the rise

GreenBiz

The community solar market had a record year in 2020, accounting for 37 percent of annual non-residential solar capacity — up from just 13 percent in 2016.

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