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On Oct 9, 2020
@PVSolarReport shared
California Town Tests New Model for Microgrids | Greentech Media https://t.co/8PimJLnbT1
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California Town Tests New Model for Microgrids

California Town Tests New Model for Microgrids

New $70 million microgrid will provide reliable, round-the-clock power at competitive rates and overcome a grid-upgrade bottleneck.

On Oct 8, 2020
@billmckibben shared
What did we know and when did we know it? https://t.co/m9Cyz1Cbw7
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What Have We Learned in Thirty Years of Covering Climate Change?

What Have We Learned in Thirty Years of Covering Climate Change?

In the late nineteen-eighties, I could fit every scientific report on global warming on my desk. The articles and monographs published since then would fill an airplane hangar, but what’s ...

On Oct 13, 2020
@IEABirol shared
Solar is becoming the new king of the world’s electricity markets, leading the renewables charge. It is set to triple before 2030 under today’s policy settings & has the potential to grow much faster, followed by onshore & offshore wind. More on #WEO20: https://t.co/l6jgafV45c https://t.co/FgQndRaTVd
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World Energy Outlook 2020 shows how the response to the Covid crisis can reshape the future of energy

World Energy Outlook 2020 shows how the response to the Covid crisis can reshape the future of energy

World Energy Outlook 2020 shows how the response to the Covid crisis can reshape the future of energy - News from the International Energy Agency

On Oct 8, 2020
@MichaelEMann shared
"The 2020 presidential election will decide the fate of the climate" by @Adele_Peters for @FastCompany: https://t.co/tcO9d7UArs
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The 2020 presidential election will decide the fate of the climate

The 2020 presidential election will decide the fate of the climate

As we approach planetary tipping points, it’s vital to understand the two candidates’ plans—or lack thereof (Trump doesn’t have one)—for combatting climate change.

On Oct 6, 2020
@WSJ shared
Bill Gross bet early on the internet and got rich. He’s hoping to be right a second time—on green energy. https://t.co/3KDS5huTWZ
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Bill Gross, 1990s Dotcom Trailblazer, Is Now Betting on Green Energy

Bill Gross, 1990s Dotcom Trailblazer, Is Now Betting on Green Energy

Bill Gross, who runs tech incubator Idealab, is trying to replicate with renewable energy the success and fortune he achieved in fostering numerous internet-related startups.

On Oct 12, 2020
@cleantechnica shared
US Department Of Energy Announces >$7 Million To Protect Electric Grid From Cyberattacks In Michigan https://t.co/gKCK6PDra0
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US Department Of Energy Announces >$7 Million To Protect Electric Grid From Cyberattacks In Michigan

US Department Of Energy Announces >$7 Million To Protect Electric Grid From Cyberattacks In Michigan

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced more than $7 million in funding for Michigan-based cybersecurity company, The Dream Team LLC (DTLLC) to develop a first-of-its-kind ...

On Oct 7, 2020
@cleantechnica shared
Having Killed Coal, Trump Admin. Lobs Green Hydrogen Brick At Natural Gas https://t.co/6xuocOiYrw
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Having Killed Coal, Trump Admin. Lobs Green Hydrogen Brick At Natural Gas

Having Killed Coal, Trump Admin. Lobs Green Hydrogen Brick At Natural Gas

In a deal that spells doom for natural gas, the US and The Netherlands launched a new green hydrogen partnership for the global market.

On Oct 7, 2020
@IEABirol shared
In a new op-ed, @OLADEORG's Alfonso Blanco & I explain how energy can help Latin American economies recover from the #Covid19 crisis. Español @el_pais ➡️ https://t.co/QTJNGUYnsD Português @folha ➡️ https://t.co/7SIfFC5ccI English ⬇️ https://t.co/y7wYsR5Eii
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Putting the energy sector at the heart of Latin America’s sustainable recovery from the Covid-19 crisis

Putting the energy sector at the heart of Latin America’s sustainable recovery from the Covid-19 crisis

This article is by Fatih Birol, Executive Director of the International Energy Agency, and Alfonso Blanco, Executive Secretary of the Latin-American Energy Organization After seven years of ...