Top news of the week: 17.11.2020.

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Future Of Energy

On Nov 12, 2020
@SierraClub shared
"Companies are portraying new gas plants as a bridge to the future since they have lower GHG emissions than coal plants. In fact, they are a bridge to a climate breakdown b/c their emissions are still significant." via @JustinHGillis @oboylemm @nytopinion https://t.co/s6j3Fw4m2y
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When Will Electricity Companies Finally Quit Natural Gas?

When Will Electricity Companies Finally Quit Natural Gas?

Wind and solar are better bets for investors and the planet.

On Nov 15, 2020
@JigarShahDC shared
RT @NatKeohane: I’ll be on @NewsHour tonight at 6pm ET to talk with @cgbooker about climate priorities for a Biden-Harris administration. https://t.co/ruOIfaHPfA
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Biden has big climate change plans. But can he get it done?

Biden has big climate change plans. But can he get it done?

President-elect Joe Biden has put the climate crisis at the top of his incoming administration’s agenda with ambitious goals ranging from rejoining the Paris Agreement to a $2 trillion plan ...

On Nov 11, 2020
@PVSolarReport shared
Clean Energy Accelerator odds increase on Biden win, US net-zero grid goal – pv magazine USA https://t.co/8YVNF1VCWg
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Clean Energy Accelerator odds increase on Biden win, US net-zero grid goal

Clean Energy Accelerator odds increase on Biden win, US net-zero grid goal

The Clean Energy Accelerator, as envisioned in legislation introduced earlier this year and late last year, pairs each public dollar with multiple private dollars to expand clean energy’s ...

On Nov 12, 2020
@EnergyPress shared
RT @SiegelScribe: NEW: Read it here first. Trump's Energy Department is making a late push on hydrogen, as it seeks to defend its clean energy legacy. DOE is releasing an updated version of a “Hydrogen Program Plan" for the first time since 2011 https://t.co/SsaczVxlXB
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Daily on Energy: Trump DOE makes late push on hydrogen and solar to secure clean energy legacy

Daily on Energy: Trump DOE makes late push on hydrogen and solar to secure clean energy legacy

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On Nov 13, 2020
@YaleE360 shared
Almost 90% of new electricity generation in 2020 will be from renewables, with just 10% powered by gas and coal, according to a new report from @IEA. The trend puts green electricity on track to become the largest power source in 2025, displacing coal. https://t.co/NkyYnECY2R https://t.co/lG0B6RC8lK
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Despite Covid-Driven Economic Slowdown, Renewable Energy to Hit New Record in 2020

Despite Covid-Driven Economic Slowdown, Renewable Energy to Hit New Record in 2020

Global renewable electricity installation will hit a record level in 2020, according to the International Energy Agency (IEA), in sharp contrast with the declines caused by the …

On Nov 13, 2020
@EnergyCollectiv shared
The Growing Importance of Flexibility https://t.co/536TfABgWO #EnergyTwitter #Energy #Grid https://t.co/QNT3gff2Uz
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The Growing Importance of Flexibility

The Growing Importance of Flexibility

Installations of renewable energy sources, mainly wind and solar, have been growing strongly for the last fifteen years. We expect that growth will accelerate as renewables are today the ...

On Nov 11, 2020
@cleantechnica shared
Tesla’s Energy Business Is Flourishing — 2021 Looks Bright https://t.co/nIRde5miTs
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Tesla’s Energy Business Is Flourishing — 2021 Looks Bright

Tesla’s Energy Business Is Flourishing — 2021 Looks Bright

During Tesla's Q3 2020 earnings call, CEO Elon Musk noted that this was Tesla's "best quarter in history." Most of the revenue came from Tesla's automotive business. However, if you look ...

On Nov 16, 2020
@JigarShahDC shared
RT @tylerhnorris: Exciting day for Cypress Creek - our biggest project to date just came online in Texas (162 MWdc). It has a 15yr PPA w/ Starbucks, a 12yr hedge w/ BP, and part of a portfolio that won @IJGlobal award for North America's best RE portfolio deal of the year. https://t.co/PmsM4HZYlr
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Cypress Creek Renewables ups Texas solar stake with 162-MW Wagyu project

Cypress Creek Renewables ups Texas solar stake with 162-MW Wagyu project

The 162-MW Wagyu solar PV project in Brazoria County, Texas is now delivering power to the grid. Located near Houston, the project is owned by global