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Essentials Annual Report 2018

Discover the Hottest Trends & Insights of the Year



In the Last 15 days there's been 24 influencers like cleantechnica and NRDC, discussing topics such as #CleanTechnica, #GenerationForChangeand #RE100.



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NRDC
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ClimateGroup
JigarShahDC
YaleE360
greentechmedia
EnergyCollectiv
JesseJenkins

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greentechmedia.com
e360.yale.edu
sierraclub.org
theclimategroup.org
utilitydive.com
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Clean electricity, clean buildings and clean transportation: Inslee plan would launch comprehensive clean energy transition and significantly drive down emissions

On Dec 11, 2018
@JesseJenkins shared
Bravo @GovInslee! Governor lays out bold agenda to decarbonize Washington, including commitment to carbon-neutral electricity sector by 2030 & "100% clean electricity" by 2045. Joins Cali. & @xcelenergy in ambitious commitment to carbon-free electricity.👏 https://t.co/24IfBKpASI
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Gov. Jay Inslee was joined today by Democratic legislators and climate action supporters to unveil a plan that would launch a dramatic…

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On Dec 11, 2018
@JesseJenkins shared
Bravo @GovInslee! Governor lays out bold agenda to decarbonize Washington, including commitment to carbon-neutral electricity sector by 2030 & "100% clean electricity" by 2045. Joins Cali. & @xcelenergy in ambitious commitment to carbon-free electricity.👏 https://t.co/24IfBKpASI
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Clean electricity, clean buildings and clean transportation: Inslee plan would launch comprehensive clean energy transition and significantly drive down emissions

Gov. Jay Inslee was joined today by Democratic legislators and climate action supporters to unveil a plan that would launch a dramatic…


On Dec 15, 2018
@Revkin shared
@jeffgoodell This goes way beyond US shores. Even Germany stalling. https://t.co/2zfisf7H7Y
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Carbon Crossroads: Can Germany Revive Its Stalled Energy Transition?

Although Germany has been a global leader in moving to decarbonize its massive economy, the country's ambitious clean-energy transformation is faltering. Now, a broad spectrum of energy ...

On Dec 14, 2018
@EnergyCollectiv shared
Sustainable Energy System | Hardly affected by plant closures, divestment, extreme weather or emission constraints, fossil fuels are expected to continue dominating the energy supply. https://t.co/YHBGRyy1VR https://t.co/VAnty02ScF
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Sustainable Energy System

Rather, US carbon dioxide emissions from burning natural gas have surpassed those from burning coal. Although utilities are progressing toward emission goals in the Clean Power Plan, the ...

On Dec 10, 2018
@greentechmedia shared
One week down, lots of rules to go. https://t.co/t1GQlIY9wU
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On Dec 10, 2018
@SierraClub shared
RT @SierraClubWASt: Nearly 83,000 Washingtonians now work in clean energy industries (via https://t.co/eNWqrvsi0R). #waleg and @GovInslee can continue to grow our economy by passing a 100 percent clean energy bill in 2019. Tune in: https://t.co/gx1dZdqeCX #BeyondCoal #ReadyFor100 #100forWA https://t.co/u9LqP4lW6o
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REPORT: 83,000 Washingtonians Work in Clean Energy

 Clean energy industry now bigger employer than Boeing, Microsoft, Amazon SEATTLE– (October 11, 2018) – Nearly 83,000 Washington state residents now work in clean energy, putting the state ...

On Dec 6, 2018
@SierraClub shared
#Cincinnati #OH just committed to 100% #cleanenergy by 2035 -- becoming the 100th U.S. city & 2nd in #Ohio (w @cityofcleveland) to commit to 100% #renewableenergy for all! Congratulations @CityOfCincy Mayor @JohnCranley and local residents! https://t.co/SmUR5VtU3n #ReadyFor100 https://t.co/h6xgygN3p4
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100 U.S. Cities are Committed to 100 Percent Clean, Renewable Energy

OAKLAND, Calif. — Across the United States, 100 cities and towns have committed to transition to 100 percent clean, renewable energy.

On Dec 14, 2018
@NRDC shared
The Department of Energy is sitting on vital research and development dollars, to the tune of over $2 billion (...yes, with a B). We've sent a letter to Congress asking them to investigate. https://t.co/n5IiO9w83E
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DOE Stalls Clean Energy R&D: Risking Jobs & Competitiveness

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) may be sitting on approximately $600 million in Fiscal Year 2018 (FY18) funding for clean energy research and development (R&D), despite clear and strong ...

On Dec 14, 2018
@PVSolarReport shared
Verizon Sets 50% By 2025 #RenewableEnergy Target https://t.co/SdJRDtwJ9z https://t.co/VoKSTLQfPl
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Verizon Sets 50% By 2025 Renewable Energy Target

American telecommunications giant Verizon has finally bowed to consumer and campaigner pressure and set itself a real renewable energy target of 50% by 2025, a dramatic increase on its ...

On Dec 13, 2018
@SEIA shared
NEW: @NYGovCuomo and the NY PSC announce a dramatic increase in New York's #energystorage target: 3,000 MW by 2030! https://t.co/NGw3CKHnnj
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Governor Cuomo Announces Dramatic Increase in Energy Efficiency and Energy Storage Targets to Combat Climate Change

Governor Cuomo announces that the New York State Public Service Commission approved two initiatives to dramatically increase New York's energy efficiency and energy storage targets to ...

On Dec 14, 2018
@cleantechnica shared
The Battle For Replacing Coal With Renewable Energy In Kosovo https://t.co/MbeKJB9Fbi https://t.co/zOUG4oIA5H
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The Battle For Replacing Coal With Renewable Energy In Kosovo

The World Bank and US government have been planning support for a new coal plant in Kosovo for over a decade. But could the falling cost of renewable energy combined with cutting-edge air ...

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On Dec 6, 2018
@SierraClub shared
RT @SolarIndustry: Cincinnati becomes 100th U.S. city or town to commit to 100% clean, renewable energy: @SierraClub. https://t.co/a3WxmAPaqq
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With Cincinnati On Board, 100 U.S. Cities Now Committed To 100% Clean Energy

Cincinnati, Ohio, has become the 100th city or town in the nation – and the second city in Ohio, following Cleveland – to commit to 100% clean, renewable energy. Mayor John Cranley ...

On Dec 12, 2018
@PVSolarReport shared
Colorado Energy Office helps launch “green bank” to spur #cleanenergy investments https://t.co/U3tPzLrdAd https://t.co/5JcyazHKQX
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Colorado Energy Office helps launch “green bank” to spur clean-energy investments

The Colorado Energy Office is helping launch the Colorado Clean Energy Fund, which establishes a “green bank” to leverage private funds for projects and developments that use renewable …

On Dec 12, 2018
@cleantechnica shared
Australian Clean Energy Project Investment In 2018 To Top $20 Billion https://t.co/p3VwpXFAoa https://t.co/VbN3hywqPQ
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Australian Clean Energy Project Investment In 2018 To Top $20 Billion

Australia's renewable energy and storage project pipeline has surpassed $20 billion worth of investment in 2018, with currently 14.6 gigawatts (GW) of projects under construction which will ...

On Dec 4, 2018
@cleantechnica shared
Why Puerto Rico Needs A Green New Deal — Politicians, Economists, & Social Activists Speak Out https://t.co/a40ZPGEyVy https://t.co/gfwRAtN7Ya
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Why Puerto Rico Needs A Green New Deal — Politicians, Economists, & Social Activists Speak Out

A panel discussion at the Sanders Institute recently focused on the need for Puerto Rico to break barriers to obtain 100% clean energy

On Dec 13, 2018
@cleantechnica shared
Renewable Energy Is Bringing Good Jobs To The Midwest. Is Anyone In Washington Paying Attention? https://t.co/R4F7jLY4l4 https://t.co/XXWYfzhnqw
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Renewable Energy Is Bringing Good Jobs To The Midwest. Is Anyone In Washington Paying Attention?

Employment in renewable energy is booming all across America's heartland, according to a report from the Natural Resources Defense Council. So why does the federal government want to cut ...

On Dec 11, 2018
@SierraClub shared
[email protected] just became the first city in Illinois to commit to 100% clean, renewable energy. Our statement: https://t.co/R77Ezd7Q7d #ReadyFor100
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Evanston Becomes First Illinois City to Commit to 100 Percent Clean, Renewable Energy

On December 10, the Evanston City Council unanimously approved its new Climate Action and Resilience Plan, which includes a commitment to achieve 100 percent renewable electricity supply ...

On Dec 3, 2018
@TrinaSolarUS shared
RT @theRE100: A rapid and far-reaching clean energy transition is needed to limit #globalwarming to 1.5 degrees. Renewables are critical and our #RE100 members are now driving the shift in more than 140 markets #Renewables4Climate https://t.co/mkI646oPRI
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RE100 Members Increase Renewable Energy By 41% As Initiative Spreads Around The Globe

The RE100 initiative, led by The Climate Group in partnership with CDP, has grown leaps and bounds in recent years, and in 2018 --- amidst the starkest warning yet from scientists of the ...

On Dec 2, 2018
@JigarShahDC shared
RT @drvox: My new post: Distributed energy technologies are swarming and threaten to overwhelm the conventional way of running the power grid. Here’s a proposal for a new "grid architecture," which would put more power in local hands. (Wonkiness rating: 11.) https://t.co/pf69LgqeJJ
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Clean energy technologies threaten to overwhelm the grid. Here’s how it can adapt.

The centralized, top-down power grid is outdated. Time for a bottom-up redesign.

On Dec 11, 2018
@NRDC shared
When #TrumpLies about climate and other environmental issues, @NRDC sets the record straight with facts. https://t.co/M9xmpmICVC
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ON CLIMATE CHANGE

We are not holding our breath that President Trump will start backing up his administration’s environmental agenda with scientific facts. But we are holding him accountable for what he says.