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Renewable Energy Can Live With Trump or Biden

On Sep 30, 2020
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Investors in the renewable energy industry shouldn’t worry too much about the outcome of this year’s presidential election. @Spencerjakab explains why. #WSJWhatsNow https://t.co/lyVBElXZrP https://t.co/wtsXPvThaW
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Despite President Trump’s public skepticism about environmental goals, renewable energy companies’ values and installations have been rising at a healthy clip.

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On Sep 30, 2020
@WSJ shared
Investors in the renewable energy industry shouldn’t worry too much about the outcome of this year’s presidential election. @Spencerjakab explains why. #WSJWhatsNow https://t.co/lyVBElXZrP https://t.co/wtsXPvThaW
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Renewable Energy Can Live With Trump or Biden

Renewable Energy Can Live With Trump or Biden

Despite President Trump’s public skepticism about environmental goals, renewable energy companies’ values and installations have been rising at a healthy clip.

Florida, the Sunshine State, Is Slow to Adopt Rooftop Solar Power

Florida, the Sunshine State, Is Slow to Adopt Rooftop Solar Power

Critics say the political clout and incentives of the big utilities have discouraged homeowners from installing solar panels.

Greece and Hungary pledge to phase out coal

Greece and Hungary pledge to phase out coal

Athens-based policy group The Green Tank labelled Greece’s decision “historic” while Europe Beyond Coal, an alliance of civil society groups working to make Europe coal free by 2030 said ...

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), ...

Should we spend billions on clean energy? It worked during the last crisis

Should we spend billions on clean energy? It worked during the last crisis

Congress approved $90 billion for clean energy during the Great Recession, providing a model for how lawmakers might boost the economy amid COVID-19.

Biden Pledges $2T in Clean Energy and Infrastructure Spending

Biden Pledges $2T in Clean Energy and Infrastructure Spending

“We’re not just going to tinker around the edges,” says the Democratic candidate, promising “historic investments” in solar, wind, batteries and transmission.

GCF supporting energy transformation in Small Island Developing States (SIDS) with the financing of energy storage systems

GCF supporting energy transformation in Small Island Developing States (SIDS) with the financing of energy storage systems

Tonga, a Small Island Developing State in the Asia-Pacific region, is highly vulnerable to climate change. Despite having a huge potential for renewable energy, particularly from solar and ...

Latest Data Book Shows U.S. Renewable Capacity Surpassed 20% for First Time in 2018

Latest Data Book Shows U.S. Renewable Capacity Surpassed 20% for First Time in 2018

New edition also shows continued growth in U.S. installed wind and solar photovoltaic capacity, energy storage, and electric vehicle sales.

India's annual coal power output falls for first time in a decade

India's annual coal power output falls for first time in a decade

India's annual electricity generation from coal-fired utilities fell in 201...

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.

Bangladesh to double fossil fuel imports in coming decade as renewables lag behind

Bangladesh to double fossil fuel imports in coming decade as renewables lag behind

As industries gain ground in its primarily agriculture-based economy, Bangladesh is expected to double its imports of fossil fuels in the coming decade and will miss its 2020 clean energy ...

Hawaii Is a Test Bed to See if Renewables Can Meet Peak Energy Demands

Hawaii Is a Test Bed to See if Renewables Can Meet Peak Energy Demands

More agile solar and storage installations could help replace fossil fuel-burning peaker plants