Fossil Fuel Companies Are Losing Value Globally

CleanTechnica

The Australia Institute recently published a paper detailing how fossil fuels are the worst-performing sector on the ASX 300 and have been for the past decade.

The Fossil Fuel/Renewable Energy Inflection Point: 3 Perspectives

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The coronavirus may become the inflection point when renewable energy begins to surpass fossil fuels. Clean Power Fossil Fuels coronavirus fossil fuels global heating Pollution Renewable Energy solar Wind

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The Coronavirus Should Signal The End Of Fossil Fuels

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Two recent surveys show Americans are concerned about climate change even in the midst of a pandemic, and prefer economic assistance for clean energy rather than fossil fuels.

Size Matters: Energy Storage Scales Up To Beat Down Fossil Fuels

CleanTechnica

Natural gas cleaned coal's clock but turnabout is fair play as low-cost energy storage, wind, and solar vie for a piece of the power generation pie. Batteries Energy Storage Fossil Fuels Green Economy Natural Gas BNEF energy storage

Banks Love Renewable Energy, But Their Boardrooms Are Still Linked With Fossil Fuels Corporations

CleanTechnica

Big banks are talking the talk about clean, renewable energy and sustainability, but many of them still have members who have major ties to some of the world's largest fossil fuel corporations.

Will A Watershed Event Turn The Tide Against Fossil Fuels?

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#Fail — Before Epic Tesla Stock Run, 3 Banks Most Funding Fossil Fuels Recommended Selling Tesla [TSLA] Stock

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The 3 banks most funding fossil fuel development recommended selling Tesla [TSLA] stock at the end of 2019 before its epic run over the past several months. Overall, 5 of the top 10 banks funding fossil fuel growth had a "Sell" rating on.

1.35 Cents/kWh: Record Abu Dhabi Solar Bid Is A Sober Reminder To Upbeat Fossil Fuel Pundits

CleanTechnica

A rather meaningful piece of energy news went almost unnoticed in recent weeks. The Abu Dhabi Power Corporation announced the lowest tariff for solar energy in the world.

Whoosh! Wind Power Wins, Pipelines Implode In Fossil Fuel Week From Hell

CleanTechnica

New wind power project sails ahead while fossil fuel stakeholders come to grips with record breaking heat and a fresh round of COVID-19 lockdowns.

#Sludge Report: End Of Fossil Fuel Era Closer Than We Know

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Michael Liebreich, founder of Bloomberg New Energy Finance, believes we are the verge of renewable energy transition that will drive oil companies out of business decades sooner than expected. Clean Power BNEF fossil fuels Michael Liebreich Renewable Energy

Webinar Wednesday: Fake Climate News (aka Fossil Fuel?d Propaganda) ? The Who, Why, & How

CleanTechnica

We all know clean energy is better for everyone, health-wise. We also have seen, for at least the last few years, that clean energy is usually the technologically superior and less expensive option for most uses (compared to traditional fossil energy).

FERC Sides With Fossil Fuels In Forcing Renewables To Match Prices

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The US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) announced a directive just a few days before Christmas which will require PJM Interconnection to raise prices of wind and solar power to be in line with the cost of fossil fuels.

US DOE Clobbers Fossil Fuels With $$$ For Bioenergy & Solar Fuel R&D

CleanTechnica

US researchers are taking on the bioenergy challenge from all angles with an assist from the Department of Energy.

Renewable Hydrogen Will Drink The Fossil Fuel Milkshake

CleanTechnica

Renewable hydrogen from water is the end game, and fossil fuel stakeholders better hold on to their milkshakes as wind and solar power rise up. Clean Power Wind Energy Denmark Electricity Energy Hydrogen Ørsted Renewable Energy

3 Banks Funding Fossil Fuels The Most Keep Telling You To Sell Tesla Stock [TSLA]

CleanTechnica

The update this week: despite a surprise profit in quarter 3 and much of the market swinging in the other direction, the Tesla analysts at these top 3 fossil fuel funders are holding steady on their bearish stance and recommendation to sell.

Hydrogen In, Fossil Fuel Out For Leading Steelmaker, Eventually

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Clean Power Electricity Energy H2FUTURE Hydrogen Renewable Energy voestalpineA new "green" hydrogen pilot plant in Austria aims at decarbonizing industrial processes, beginning with steel, with an assist from renewable.

Dow embraces circularity. and fossil fuels

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Dow is looking to lead on the circular economy — not so much on moving away from fossil fuels. Circular Economy chemical recycling Dow GreenBiz 20 Natural Gas Renewable Energy Solar Wind Power

Green Tech vs. Fossil Fuel Jobs: Which Are You More Likely to Land?

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Green tech jobs happen to be more plentiful than fossil fuel jobs today. Image from [link] Question for you: Are you more likely to find a job in fossil fuels or in green technology? The post Green Tech vs. Fossil Fuel Jobs: Which Are You More Likely to Land?

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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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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Why Are We Subsidizing Fossil Fuels? Seriously

CleanTechnica

Supporting renewables can cut emissions and boost the economy, all while providing cost-competitive energy. Yet the Trump Administration continues propping up the fossil fuel industry — despite the sector facing real financial problems that began long before the COVID-19 pandemic.

Here’s Another Argument For Renewable Energy: No More Wars For Oil

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Critics of renewable energy claim transitioning away from fossil fuels will be too expensive. Fossil Fuels Oil fossil fuel oil Renewable EnergyBut what about the cost of continuing to base the global economy on oil?

FERC Data Shows Fossil Fuels Are Failing

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For the first time, FERC is projecting a net decline of US fossil fuel capacity over the next three years.

“All Energy Matters,” US Energy Secretary Tells Global Conference

CleanTechnica

At an international conference this week, US Energy Secretary Dan Brouillette said the US advocates for less government regulation and more acceptance of all fuels, a variation of the trite "let the market decide" concept promoted by conservatives since Ronald Reagan was in office.

NextEra Energy Sees Hydrogen As A Zero Emissions Alternative To Natural Gas

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NextEra Energy will investigate using green hydrogen to replace some of the natural gas it uses to generate electricity. Clean Power Fossil Fuels Natural Gas Florida Power & Light green hydrogen Hydrogen NextEra Energy

Debunking Manhattan Institute’s “The ‘New Energy Economy’: An Exercise In Magical Thinking” — Part One

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Watching The Baseload Paradigm Fail

CleanTechnica

Nowadays, the fuel of choice is natural gas, though the design of the plant is a different from that of a gas-fired baseload plant.

3 Banks Funding Fossil Fuels The Most Are Tesla [TSLA] Bears

CleanTechnica

Thanks to some work by Rainforest Action Network and The Guardian, as well as a post from a member of a Tesla forum, I recently wrote an article highlighting that the #1 fossil fuel development financier happens to also be an extreme Tesla [TSLA] bear.

Renewable energy surpasses fossil fuels in the UK

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In a first for the United Kingdom, wind turbines, solar panels and other renewable energy sources have generated more electricity than their fossil fuel counterparts of coal and natural gas

A ?Just Transition? for Fossil Fuel Workers

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We use the term “energy transition” to define markets, technology, business models. The transition away from fossil fuels isn’t a nice-to-have. Sandeep is the co-author of Total Transition: The Human Side of the Renewable Energy Revolution.

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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No-Gold Perovskite Solar Cells Aim A Dagger At The Heart Of Fossil Fuels

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Clean Power Solar Energy Energy perovskite research perovskite solar cellsThe research activity around perovskite solar cells tells a story with quite an unhappy ending for coal, oil, and natural gas.

A Life Without Fossil Fuel Consumption, + Tesla Shuttle Trip From Lethbridge To Calgary Airport

CleanTechnica

I recently drove some Tesla Shuttle passengers, Kathryn and her parents, on a trip from Calgary to Lethbridge. She has agreed to share some of her story with us.

Fight or switch? How the low-carbon transition is disrupting fossil fuel politics

GreenBiz

Global fossil fuel and overall energy consumption are still rising. Energy & Climate oilBut the new focus on them shows that the end is near.

BP To Cut Oil Production 40% By 2030, And Invest Billions Into Green Energy

CleanTechnica

In some refreshingly good news for the environment, news coming out of London, BP has announced that it is planning to cut oil and gas production by 40% and invest billions of dollars into clean energy.

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.

Green hydrogen could curb one-third of fossil fuel and industry emissions by 2050

GreenBiz

decarbonization hydrogen Hydropower Renewable EnergyThat's according to a BloombergNEF report that calls policy support for the hydrogen economy "insufficient.".

Equinor Says Thanks But No Thanks To Deep Water Drilling Plan In Australia

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Equinor becomes the latest fossil fuel company to cancel a proposed energy plan that would have added millions of tons of greenhouse gases to the atmosphere. Fossil Fuels Australia deep water drilling Equinor fossil fuels Great Australian Bight Marine Park

Help CleanTechnica Update Our Key Renewable Energy Articles

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The Tide Is Turning (And Is It Ever!)

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In the US, renewables are expected to see fifty times as much net capacity added in the next three years as nuclear and fossil fuels combined.

A Utility In The Middle Of Coal Country Opts For Renewable Energy

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Batteries Clean Power Coal Energy Storage Fossil Fuels Solar Energy Wind Energy Indiana VectrenVectren, the largest utility in southern Indiana, plans to slash its use of coal from 78% to just 12% by 2025.

And So It Begins: World’s 11th-Biggest Economy Pitches Renewable Energy For COVID-19 Recovery

CleanTechnica

The COVID-19 outbreak has provided one last opportunity for fossil fuel stakeholders to beat back the renewable energy revolution. That may be so, but the window for fossil fuels is already narrowing and it’s about to slam shut.

Carbon Pricing & The Energy Transition

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