USA Is #1 In The World For Renewable Energy Investment Attractiveness

CleanTechnica

The United States has apparently regained #1 in EY's Renewable Energy Country Attractiveness Index (RECAI), a biannual report that has been put out since.

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Solar-For-Coal Swaps Could Turbocharge Clean Energy Revolution (#CleanTechnica Interview)

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The clean energy revolution could pick up the pace if an innovative deal called "solar-for-coal swap" catches on.

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Dominion Energy To Quadruple Renewable Energy Goals

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Dominion Energy of Virginia has released a new 15-year plan that calls for quadrupling the amount of renewable energy in its portfolio. Clean Power Energy Storage Dominion Energy Sierra Club Virginia virginia Virginia Governor Ralph Northam

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COVID-19 Bankrupts 19 Energy (Oil & Gas) Companies

CleanTechnica

Several energy companies have filed for bankruptcy this year, citing the coronavirus pandemic and all that resulted as the cause. has had its lowest energy consumption in 30 years this past spring, according to federal officials.

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3 Reasons To Invest In Renewable Energy Now

CleanTechnica

As the human tragedy of the COVID-19 pandemic worsens, global restrictions to stop the spread of the virus — including stay-at-home orders, business closures, and travel prohibitions — may contribute to the worst economic downturn since the Great Depression.

Florida Leading Large Solar Power Growth In US Southeast

CleanTechnica

The Southern Alliance for Clean Energy (SACE) has been promoting and tracking clean energy in the US Southeast for many years. It now puts out an annual Solar in the Southeast report.

Duke Energy Florida Plans To Double Its Solar Power Capacity

CleanTechnica

Duke Energy Florida is seeking approval for a $1 billion 750 MW community solar program. Clean Power Community Solar Rooftop Solar Solar Energy Clean Energy Connection Duke Energy Duke Energy Florida

Defending 100% Clean Power: An Energy Efficiency Approach

CleanTechnica

Michael Moore infuriated sustainability advocates recently with his Planet of the Humans "documentary." And that frustration was quite justified.

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Renewable Energy Boost Projected To Create 19,000 More Jobs In Australia By 2025

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Debunking Attacks On Clean Energy Manufacturing Emissions

CleanTechnica

Opposition to clean energy technologies that attack viable solutions on the grounds of the environmental impacts associated with the processes that manufacture them lacks a historical understanding of energy transitions.

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Correcting Anti-Renewable Energy Propaganda

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Virus Or Not, US States Foment 100% Renewable Energy Rebellion

CleanTechnica

Key US states chew gum and walk at same time, ramp up aggressive pursuit of 100% renewable energy goals with new collaboration during COVID-19 breakout. Clean Power Marine Energy Solar Energy Wind Energy Clean Energy States Coalition DOE Electricity Energy Renewable Energy united states US

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Wind Energy Leads Germany To Renewable Energy Record In February

CleanTechnica

Germany set a renewable energy record in February thanks to a surge in wind generation. Clean Power Solar Energy Wind Energy Germany

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Tesla May Offer German Customers Energy Options As Well As Cars

CleanTechnica

Tesla is asking potential customers in Germany what energy services they would like to be offered, from rooftop solar to residential storage and expanded charging options.

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Biden Proposes $2 Trillion Clean Energy Plan

CleanTechnica

Joe Biden has a plan to invest $2 trillion over the next 4 years to promote clean energy. Clean Power Policy & Politics Biden climate plan jay inslee Joe Biden Renewable Energy Sunrise MovementIs his plan realisitic?

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Tiny Little Shrimp Could Spark Huge Energy Storage Breakthrough

CleanTechnica

The dream of low cost, high efficiency, long duration and sustainable flow battery energy storage technology could rest on the back of this baby shrimp.

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500,000 US Clean Energy Jobs at Risk from COVID Effects

CleanTechnica

COVID-19’s serious toll not just on public health but on jobs is visible all around us: across our economy, shuttered shops, idled factories, cancelled events and travel, rush hours devoid of the usual traffic.

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Rural Electric Co-op Blows Up Energy Storage Race With “Secret” Battery

CleanTechnica

A rural electric cooperative will be the first to install a mysterious cutting-edge energy storage system for wind and solar. Batteries Clean Power Energy Storage Solar Energy Wind Energy ARPA-E DOE Electricity Energy Form Energy Great River Energy Renewable Energy united states US

India Moves Ahead With New Renewable Energy Transmission Projects

CleanTechnica

India’s mega plans to expand transmission infrastructure to support upcoming and planned renewable energy projects continues to take shape.

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7 Things To Know About Decarbonization In The American Energy Innovation Act

CleanTechnica

A new legislative package on energy is working its way through the U.S. The American Energy Innovation Act (AEIA) is a compilation of dozens of energy bills that have passed the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, most with bipartisan support.

Transitioning the World to 100% Renewable Energy

CleanTechnica

Jacobson, professor at Stanford University and cofounder of The Solutions Project, about transitioning the world to 100% renewable energy. In the first half of this special two-part episode of our CleanTech Talk podcast interview series, Michael Barnard, Chief Strategist of TFIE Strategy Inc.

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India’s Adani Green Energy Achieves 2.5 Gigawatts Of Renewable Energy Capacity

CleanTechnica

One of India’s leading renewable energy companies, Adani Green Energy, has reported an impressive 30% increase in installed capacity between April 2019 and March.

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Unpacking The 90% Renewable Energy In US By 2035 Scenario

CleanTechnica

The 2035 Report from UC Berkeley and GridLab suggests the US could transition to 90% renewable energy in as little as 15 years. Clean Power Solar Energy Wind Energy cost of electricity GridLab Microgrids Renewable Energy Renewable Energy Standard thermal generation UC Berkeley

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Tuscon Electric Power Makes Dramatic Pivot Toward Renewable Energy

CleanTechnica

The latest energy resource plan from Tucson Electric Power calls for obtaining 70% of its electricity from renewable sources by 2035 and eliminating coal power by 2032.

Australia’s Renewable Energy Plan Will Require Lots Of Energy Storage. Siemens Wants To Help.

CleanTechnica

GW of renewable energy, while a new joint venture between Siemens and AES propses to 250 MW battery storage installations in NSW and Victoria. Energy Storage AES Australia Battery Storage Fluence joint venture renewable energy New South Wales siemens

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Department of Energy Announces $100 Million for Artificial Photosynthesis Research

CleanTechnica

Department of Energy (DOE) announced $100 million in funding over five years for two new awards focused on advancing artificial photosynthesis for the production of fuels from sunlight. WASHINGTON, D.C. Today, the U.S.

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Fully Charged Tours The Net Zero Energy Moonstone House

CleanTechnica

The Moonstone House was meticulously designed and built between 2002 and 2009 to put the best renewable and energy efficiency technologies of its day to the test.

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New Solar Energy Innovation Network Teams Announced

CleanTechnica

Department of Energy announced that eight teams have been selected to participate in the second round of the Solar Energy Innovation Network, a program that supports multi-stakeholder teams pursuing new applications of solar energy and other distributed energy resources in unique locations and contexts. Washington, D.C. Today the U.S.

Customizable Smart Window Technology Could Improve Energy Efficiency Of Buildings

CleanTechnica

A customizable smart window harnesses and manipulates solar power to save energy and cut costs. Buildings Clean Power Consumer Technology Energy Efficiency Press Releases Research Science Solar Energy Argonne National Laboratory Department Of Energy (DOE) smart windows university of chicago

Honda & Nike Secure New Renewable Energy Supplies

CleanTechnica

Honda and Nike have both recently announced new commitments to renewable energy that move the clean energy revolution forward. Biomass Clean Power Geothermal Energy Solar Energy Wind Energy e.on Honda Nike Renewable Energy virtual power plant

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Alliant Energy Announces 6 Solar Projects Totaling 675 MW In Wisconsin

CleanTechnica

Solar is top of the list of cost-effective and sustainable energy options. Clean Power Solar Energy Solar Power Plants Alliant Energy Geronimo Energy NextEra Energy NextEra Energy Resources Ranger Power Savion Wisconsin

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Solar & Wind Energy Sites Mapped Globally

CleanTechnica

I read story after story of emerging renewable energy plants, so it was surprising to find out that there had been little mapped information on where all of the wind and solar power infrastructure lived — until now.

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Help CleanTechnica Update Our Key Renewable Energy Articles

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PG&E Keeps Adding Electrons To Energy Storage Plans

CleanTechnica

California utilities are ahead of much of the world in the transition to clean technology. They have a lot more rooftop solar power on the grid than many places, and they're led by progressive voters and politicians.

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Transitioning the World to 100% Renewable Energy — Part 2

CleanTechnica

Jacobson, professor at Stanford University and cofounder of The Solutions Project, about transitioning the world to 100% renewable energy. In the second half of this special two-part episode of our CleanTech Talk podcast interview series, Michael Barnard, Chief Strategist of TFIE Strategy Inc.

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Solar Stifles Wind In German Renewable Energy Tender, May Repeat Soon In Greece

CleanTechnica

What it you held a renewable energy auction and nobody from the wind energy industry showed up? That's what happened in Germany last week.

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Make That 42 Days Of Renewable Energy, And Counting

CleanTechnica

Renewable energy is on a hot streak in the US this spring, but will it last? Clean Power Solar Energy Wind Energy DOE Electricity Energy Renewable Energy united states USSpoiler alert: take a look at new capacity additions for.

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Financial Lifeline For Troubled Indian Wind Company Suzlon Energy Approved

CleanTechnica

Debt-laden Indian wind energy solutions provider Suzlon Energy has finally received two critical lifelines from its lenders and bondholders. Clean Power Wind Energy India india wind energy Suzlon Energy Suzlon Energy Debt Resolution

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Volvo Factory In China Runs On 100% Renewable Energy

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How to Be Energy Efficient During COVID-19

U.S. Green Technology

Since quarantines and stay-at-home orders are being enforced across the world, home energy usage was bound to increase at the beginning of the outbreaks. An uptick is exactly what happened — energy usage in households.

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U.S. Energy Savings From Light-Duty Plug-In Electric Vehicles = 44.8 Trillion Btu In 2019

CleanTechnica

Due to their efficiency, plug-in electric vehicles (PEVs) reduce the amount of energy used by light-duty vehicles compared to their internal combustion engine counterparts. Estimates show that the energy savings in the United States due to light-duty PEVs in 2019 was 44.8

Tesla Energy Storage Demand “Far Outpacing” Production Capacity

CleanTechnica

Tesla energy storage is in high demand, growing faster than Tesla can keep up. Meanwhile, solar demand is down, but much if not all of that relates to the coronavirus shutdown.

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India?s ReNew Power Wins 400 Megawatt Renewable Energy Project

CleanTechnica

Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) has awarded a large tender for steady supply of renewable energy. Part of the project awarded under this tender will supply power to a high-profile area in India’s capital city.

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