Energy

Monthly report: August 2018

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 108 influencers like The Climate Group and Greentech Media, discussing hashtags such as #RE100 , #StepUp2018 and #EP100.
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Best articles in August 2018

Blog: how to lead - going further and faster on renewable electricity

On Aug 14, 2018
@ClimateGroup shared
RT @theRE100: "Our members put their heads above the parapet and pledged to go 100% renewable when few thought it possible" - read @samkimmins and @acarrillopineda on what it means to be an #RE100 business leader https://t.co/9llhGULV5j #StepUp2018 https://t.co/h3rO8jFhku
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What constitutes leadership on corporate sourcing of renewables? As businesses around the world are asked to ‘step up’ their efforts to lower climate change emissions, Sam Kimmins, Head of RE100, The Climate Group, and Alberto Carrillo Pineda, Director, Science Based Targets ...

there100.org
On Aug 14, 2018
@ClimateGroup shared
RT @theRE100: "Our members put their heads above the parapet and pledged to go 100% renewable when few thought it possible" - read @samkimmins and @acarrillopineda on what it means to be an #RE100 business leader https://t.co/9llhGULV5j #StepUp2018 https://t.co/h3rO8jFhku
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Blog: how to lead - going further and faster on renewable electricity

What constitutes leadership on corporate sourcing of renewables? As businesses around the world are asked to ‘step up’ their efforts to lower climate change emissions, Sam ...

Are regulators starting to rethink fixed charges?

On Aug 23, 2018
@JigarShahDC shared
RT @billdornbos: Are regulators starting to rethink fixed charges? https://t.co/HdvgVUuvz6 via @UtilityDive
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Fixed rate reductions in Q2 of this year may indicate regulators are more conscious of low and moderate income customers as well as investments in energy efficiency and distributed energy resources. 

www.utilitydive.com
On Aug 23, 2018
@JigarShahDC shared
RT @billdornbos: Are regulators starting to rethink fixed charges? https://t.co/HdvgVUuvz6 via @UtilityDive
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Are regulators starting to rethink fixed charges?

Fixed rate reductions in Q2 of this year may indicate regulators are more conscious of low and moderate income customers as well as investments in energy efficiency and distributed energy ...

Dale Vince, Eco-Warrior: Part 1, The Journey From Nothing To A £50 Million Business

On Aug 10, 2018
@cleantechnica shared
Dale Vince, Eco-Warrior: Part 1, The Journey From Nothing To A £50 Million Business https://t.co/ekflYtZ0Bq https://t.co/e3zwk1pGCe
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Ecotricity is a not-for-dividend company, and aims to use the money it makes to invest in renewable energy systems, and schemes to enhance the environment.

cleantechnica.com
On Aug 10, 2018
@cleantechnica shared
Dale Vince, Eco-Warrior: Part 1, The Journey From Nothing To A £50 Million Business https://t.co/ekflYtZ0Bq https://t.co/e3zwk1pGCe
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Dale Vince, Eco-Warrior: Part 1, The Journey From Nothing To A £50 Million Business

Ecotricity is a not-for-dividend company, and aims to use the money it makes to invest in renewable energy systems, and schemes to enhance the environment.

Trump makes his biggest move on climate with car rules

On Aug 3, 2018
@SierraClub shared
RT @zcolman: OPEN LINK: Rolling back fuel efficiency rules for cars and trucks would put more emissions in the air than any other Trump rollback. More. Than. Any. Other. @EPA, though, has a different take. https://t.co/O60ZcjpR3n https://t.co/IlWawz9Eak
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Of the many climate rollbacks the Trump administration has undertaken, its proposal to freeze vehicle fuel efficiency standards stands to increase emissions the most.

www.eenews.net
On Aug 3, 2018
@SierraClub shared
RT @zcolman: OPEN LINK: Rolling back fuel efficiency rules for cars and trucks would put more emissions in the air than any other Trump rollback. More. Than. Any. Other. @EPA, though, has a different take. https://t.co/O60ZcjpR3n https://t.co/IlWawz9Eak
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Trump makes his biggest move on climate with car rules

Of the many climate rollbacks the Trump administration has undertaken, its proposal to freeze vehicle fuel efficiency standards stands to increase emissions the most.

ON CLIMATE CHANGE

On Aug 18, 2017
@NRDC shared
When #TrumpLies about climate and other environmental issues, @NRDC sets the record straight with facts. https://t.co/M9xmpmICVC
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We are not holding our breath that President Trump will start backing up his administration’s environmental agenda with scientific facts. But we are holding him accountable for what he says.

www.nrdc.org
On Aug 18, 2017
@NRDC shared
When #TrumpLies about climate and other environmental issues, @NRDC sets the record straight with facts. https://t.co/M9xmpmICVC
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ON CLIMATE CHANGE

We are not holding our breath that President Trump will start backing up his administration’s environmental agenda with scientific facts. But we are holding him accountable for what he says.

Multinationals to join EP100 to lead the way on energy-smart buildings

On Jun 28, 2018
@ClimateGroup shared
RT @WMBtweets: Fantastic to see collaboration between @ClimateGroup and @WorldGBC to grow #EP100 and radically increase corporate action on energy efficiency around the world. Find out more https://t.co/aOVb9VEkuR
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The Climate Group’s EP100 initiative with the Alliance to Save Energy is to welcome new business members committed to making their buildings net zero carbon by 2030.

www.theclimategroup.org
On Jun 28, 2018
@ClimateGroup shared
RT @WMBtweets: Fantastic to see collaboration between @ClimateGroup and @WorldGBC to grow #EP100 and radically increase corporate action on energy efficiency around the world. Find out more https://t.co/aOVb9VEkuR
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Multinationals to join EP100 to lead the way on energy-smart buildings

The Climate Group’s EP100 initiative with the Alliance to Save Energy is to welcome new business members committed to making their buildings net zero carbon by 2030.

Energy Jobs: Kimbis and Mansour Out at SEIA, First Solar Alums Set Up Candela, and More

On Aug 6, 2018
@greentechmedia shared
Energy Jobs: Kimbis and Mansour Out at SEIA, First Solar Alums Set Up Candela, and More https://t.co/rEyd1MQxBx
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Executive and boardroom moves in cleantech, utilities, energy and venture capital.

www.greentechmedia.com
On Aug 6, 2018
@greentechmedia shared
Energy Jobs: Kimbis and Mansour Out at SEIA, First Solar Alums Set Up Candela, and More https://t.co/rEyd1MQxBx
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Energy Jobs: Kimbis and Mansour Out at SEIA, First Solar Alums Set Up Candela, and More

Executive and boardroom moves in cleantech, utilities, energy and venture capital.

Solar energy in Yemen. Light shines through the darkness of war

On Aug 4, 2018
@ClimateGroup shared
With the outbreak of war in Yemen, many of the country’s cities have sunk into total darkness. On the other hand, solar panels have spread over rooftops in almost every city & village, including areas that aren't connected to electricity. https://t.co/sS5XZ7mYB2 #Under2Coalition
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The collapse of electricity in Yemen and the absence of service due to the turmoil of war pushed Yemeni people to look for another…

medium.com
On Aug 4, 2018
@ClimateGroup shared
With the outbreak of war in Yemen, many of the country’s cities have sunk into total darkness. On the other hand, solar panels have spread over rooftops in almost every city & village, including areas that aren't connected to electricity. https://t.co/sS5XZ7mYB2 #Under2Coalition
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Solar energy in Yemen. Light shines through the darkness of war

The collapse of electricity in Yemen and the absence of service due to the turmoil of war pushed Yemeni people to look for another…

Top Influencers

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Daily low carbon economy news, facts, live events & #ClimateTV leader interviews. Follow #StatesandRegions #RE100 #EP100 #CWNYC and #EnergyAccess2016

Follow 107.7k Followers

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The leading information services provider on the global energy transformation: http://t.co/M8H0oBjNdG

Follow 70.6k Followers

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Since 1892, the Sierra Club has been working to protect communities, wild places, and the planet itself.

Follow 202.8k Followers

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The Earth's Best Defense

Follow 207.9k Followers

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Opinion, Analysis and the Latest Environmental News - A Publication of the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies.

Follow 79.3k Followers

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husband, author, Generate Capital - focused on helping entrepreneurs finance the Resource Revolution. It's simple, not easy

Follow 13.8k Followers

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Energy Ronin. @MITIDSS PhD candidate & researcher w/@MITEnergy Utility of the Future project. Independent writer and consultant.

Follow 13.0k Followers

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World's #1 cleantech & clean energy website. Solar energy, wind energy, electric vehicles, & more. For tweeting commentary, see site director @zshahan3

Follow 43.7k Followers

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Building the new clean energy economy. Reducing nuclear dangers & environmental risks. Expanding the frontiers of knowledge via innovative scientific research.

Follow 327.0k Followers

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Trade association for U.S. #solar power industry. Co-sponsor of @SPIConvention and other Solar Power Events. Building a strong solar industry to power America.

Follow 57.3k Followers

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Independent energy analyst and journalist. My own views, RTs ≠ endorsements.

Follow 1.6k Followers

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Senior Writer, Fortune

Follow 25.3k Followers

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History is a race between education and catastrophe: HG Wells. Me: Science curator @TEDtalks Read my book about the Anthropocene The Unnatural World 11/16!

Follow 12.2k Followers

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A scientist researching issues related to climate, carbon, and energy. Carnegie Institution for Science (Global Ecology), Stanford, CA, USA

Follow 9.3k Followers

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Executive Director of @IEA, the global #energy authority. Big @Galatasaray fan.

Follow 7.6k Followers

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Executive insights @BloombergNEF. Energy transitions and distributed technologies. Thing of Internets. Views mine.

Follow 5.4k Followers

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The Daily Digest For Busy Solar Professionals, Solar related News, and reports on select solar markets.

Follow 8.2k Followers

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California business leader. Philanthropist. Advanced energy advocate. Tartan tie enthusiast.

Follow 18.8k Followers