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Renewable energy defies Covid-19 to hit record growth in 2020

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International Energy Agency expects green electricity to end coal’s 50-year reign by 2025

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Renewable energy defies Covid-19 to hit record growth in 2020

Renewable energy defies Covid-19 to hit record growth in 2020

International Energy Agency expects green electricity to end coal’s 50-year reign by 2025

Coronavirus fallout to slow global growth in renewable energy

Coronavirus fallout to slow global growth in renewable energy

Pace will slow for first time in 20 years with fewer windfarms and solar plants being built but rebound possible in 2021

Renewable energy is booming. But it's not growing fast enough to fight climate change

Renewable energy is booming. But it's not growing fast enough to fight climate change

Nearly a third of the Earth's electricity will come from renewables by 2024, according to the International Energy Agency.

How is the Coronavirus Pandemic Affecting the Renewable Energy Industry?

How is the Coronavirus Pandemic Affecting the Renewable Energy Industry?

As countries try to contain viral spread by restricting travel and social interaction, cities have seen all-time lows in air pollution levels and researchers are reporting the sharpest ...

Is the COVID-19 pandemic good news or bad news for renewable energy?

Is the COVID-19 pandemic good news or bad news for renewable energy?

More than 594,000 in the sector unemployed, but positive signs remain

Powering Asia

Powering Asia

Energy is essential for advancing economic activity and quality of life, but obtaining most of our energy from fossil fuels is no longer sustainable. Pollution is spreading like a plague, ...

IEA: Low-carbon spending must ‘more than double’ to meet climate goals

IEA: Low-carbon spending must ‘more than double’ to meet climate goals

Investment in low-carbon energy sources, such as wind, solar and nuclear, must more than double by 2030 if the world is to meet its Paris Agreement climate goals, according to the ...

Coronavirus lockdown speeds India’s shift from coal to solar power

Coronavirus lockdown speeds India’s shift from coal to solar power

Renewable energy sources are proving resilient in the Covid-19 crisis, while analysts say coal power capacity could peak this decade

3 new IEA reports provide fresh insights into Southeast Asia’s energy future

3 new IEA reports provide fresh insights into Southeast Asia’s energy future

Highlighting deepening IEA engagement with key Southeast Asian countries, new studies examine the region’s energy outlook, its integration of renewables and the future of cooling

Community and Environmental Organizations Push Michigan Public Service Commission to Reject DTE’s Long-Term Energy Plan

Community and Environmental Organizations Push Michigan Public Service Commission to Reject DTE’s Long-Term Energy Plan

WASHINGTON, D.C. and LANSING, MI – Environmental and community organizations today are calling for Michigan’s Public Service Commission to reject the proposed long-term energy plan from DTE ...

Reaping wind at sea could become $1 trillion industry - IEA

Reaping wind at sea could become $1 trillion industry - IEA

Offshore wind could become a cornerstone of the world's power supply as ste...

Puerto Rico plots out total switch to green energy by 2050

Puerto Rico plots out total switch to green energy by 2050

Recovery efforts are bolstering the island's fossil fuel-free ambitions.

Why green is good as the world struggles to recover from Covid-19

Why green is good as the world struggles to recover from Covid-19

As Covid-19 forced countries around the world into lockdown, grounding airlines and closing factories, global energy consumption plummeted. Demand dropped by 3.8% in the first quarter, ...

US Treasury says it may modify tax credit rules for wind and solar energy

US Treasury says it may modify tax credit rules for wind and solar energy

In the UK alone, 2020 has so far seen a Government commitment to zero-carbon by 2050, renewed Government... U.S. developer of solar PV and storage projects, 8minute Solar Energy (8minute), ...

Energy Demand Grew by 2.3% Globally in 2018; China, US and India Account for 70% of the Rise

Energy Demand Grew by 2.3% Globally in 2018; China, US and India Account for 70% of the Rise

Renewables accounted for nearly half of electricity demand growth. China led the growth in renewables, both for wind and solar, followed by Europe and US

Solar, Renewables, Energy Transformation Reshaping the Geopolitical Landscape

Solar, Renewables, Energy Transformation Reshaping the Geopolitical Landscape

#Interview | Three leading experts share their views re how the energy transformation is influencing or reshaping the geopolitics of energy.