Top news of the week: 07.04.2020.

Nuclear power, United States, Energy development, Renewable energy, Carbon, Alternative energy

Future Of Energy

On Apr 1, 2020
@JigarShahDC shared
RT @JesseJenkins: Big news: New Jersey's Board of Public Utilities is starting an investigation to consider leaving PJM's capacity market, given the system operator's decision to impede the state's ambitious 100% carbon-free electricity goals https://t.co/BQTX4ngi8A
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New Jersey looks to exit PJM capacity market, worried the MOPR will impede its 100% carbon-free goals

New Jersey looks to exit PJM capacity market, worried the MOPR will impede its 100% carbon-free goals

New Jersey officials fear the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's expanded application of its Minimum Offer Price Rule will impede the state's ability to utilize more clean energy.

On Apr 3, 2020
@SEIA shared
New from @EENewsUpdates: State closures due to #COVID19 are putting clean energy on ice and our jobs at risk. https://t.co/G3r6dSd6WI
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'Ground to a halt.' State closures put clean energy on ice

'Ground to a halt.' State closures put clean energy on ice

The coronavirus pandemic has delayed sessions in at least half of state legislatures, threatening solar booms, grid overhauls and 100% clean energy plans.

On Apr 3, 2020
@cleantechnica shared
Virus Or Not, US States Foment 100% Renewable Energy Rebellion https://t.co/JMC9LQ03Et https://t.co/kfsGg61DWu
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Virus Or Not, US States Foment 100% Renewable Energy Rebellion

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

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.

On Mar 31, 2020
@JesseJenkins shared
RT @ProfDavidHart: 1/8 My colleague @colin_cunliff @ITIFdc has done his usual stellar job documenting & assessing @ENERGY FY2021 budget request. If you want to know what’s in it down to the subprogram level, Colin has done the work for you! https://t.co/cmwXiFa1nB
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Energy Innovation in the FY 2021 Budget: Congress Should Lead

Energy Innovation in the FY 2021 Budget: Congress Should Lead

Lawmakers should make energy innovation a national imperative, and at least double U.S. investment in clean energy RD&D by 2025.

On Apr 4, 2020
@IEABirol shared
With falling power demand, supply-chain bottlenecks & budget concerns in many countries, the deployment of renewables may slow severely. As govts tackle the pandemic & revive economies, they shouldn't weaken their support for renewables. Just released: https://t.co/0ZEiuUWVPb https://t.co/SVSaLTBf4P
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The coronavirus pandemic could derail renewable energy’s progress. Governments can help.

The coronavirus pandemic could derail renewable energy’s progress. Governments can help.

The coronavirus pandemic could derail renewable energy’s progress. Governments can help. - A commentary by Heymi Bahar

On Mar 31, 2020
@JesseJenkins shared
RT @GernotWagner: (1) Relief (not stimulus) now (2) Once we are talking stimulus, green & sustainable path should be front and center Wise words from @hallegatte & @urbanenergy https://t.co/uMWgT45mjX https://t.co/UP1Jm0Vsns
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Thinking ahead: For a sustainable recovery from COVID-19

Thinking ahead: For a sustainable recovery from COVID-19

The response to COVID-19 can also build the foundation for a greener, safer, and more prosperous future.

On Apr 2, 2020
@cleantechnica shared
Should CleanTechnica host a virtual clean tech conference? https://t.co/0Hc4RDLVWD
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Should CleanTechnica Host A Virtual Clean Tech Conference?

Should CleanTechnica Host A Virtual Clean Tech Conference?

Thank you for being loyal and avid CleanTechnica readers, followers, and social media ambassadors. You are helping educate the world and catalyze a clean tech revolution with every article ...

On Apr 3, 2020
@StanfordEnergy shared
Leverage the public and private investment we are assembling to rescue the economy to also address #climate change, a crisis that will continue to ravage the world when we defeat the virus. Four immediate steps to take, by @dan_reicher: https://t.co/JabyaMeQNc #energy
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Turning the virus into a virtue — for the planet

Turning the virus into a virtue — for the planet

As we work our way out of this global emergency, there's an opportunity to address climate change — and put people back to work.