Annual Report 2019

This year, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 156 influencers like The Climate Group and JesseJenkins, discussing hashtags such as #ClimateWeekNYC , #solar and #LDNClimateAction.
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On Jul 27, 2019
@JigarShahDC shared
RT @JesseJenkins: With @PSEGNews announcing today a commitment to cut CO2 emissions from electricity operations 80% below 2005 levels by 2046 and a "vision" for net-zero emissions by 2050 (, it is worth taking stock of major US utility commitments to deep CO2 cuts...

New energy: Izzo describes PSEG’s path to ambitious goal — net-zero carbon emissions by 2050

Public Service Enterprise Group announced the most ambitious clean-energy goal possible this morning: net-zero carbon emissions by 2050. CEO Ralph Izzo said work to reach the target already ...

On Aug 22, 2019
@Siemens_Energy shared
RT @THEnergyNet: What I expect from @WECongress as a #SiemensInfluencer. Main topics at #WEC24: 1️⃣Securing #energy supply 2️⃣Making energy greener 3️⃣Making #digitalization happen 4️⃣Managing complexity in the grid 5️⃣ #Hydrogen #WEC2019

Energy for Prosperity – Expectations for the world’s most influential energy event

Delighted to be one of the energy experts that Siemens has invited to the World Energy Congress The World Energy Congress is the world's largest energy event covering all aspects of the ...

On Aug 4, 2019
@MichaelEMann shared
RT @MichaelEMann: "Turn down the heat, or cook the Earth" by @DavidSuzuki for the @TimesColonist:

David Suzuki: Turn down the heat, or cook the Earth

No amount of evidence is ever enough to convince climate science deniers — including the politicians among them. But new studies and observations should at least persuade those who profess ...

On Nov 5, 2019
@ClimateGroup shared
America's largest generator of carbon-free energy, @Exelon, has recently launched a $20 million Climate Change Investment Initiative to fund startups working on new technologies to reduce GHG emissions and mitigate climate change. #ClimateWeekNYC

Exelon Launches $20 Million Climate Change Investment Initiative to Help U.S. Startups Develop Next-Generation Clean-Energy Technology

The Exelon Foundation and Exelon Corp., the nation’s largest generator of carbon-free energy and the only Fortune 100 electric and gas utility, recently launched a $20 million Climate ...

On Apr 8, 2019
@MichaelEMann shared
"Amazon Is Aggressively Pursuing Big Oil as It Stalls Out on Clean Energy" by @BCMerchant for @Gizmodo:

Amazon Is Aggressively Pursuing Big Oil as It Stalls Out on Clean Energy

In 2014, Amazon announced that it would power its rapidly expanding fleet of data centers with 100 percent renewable energy. Apple, Facebook, and Google made similar pledges two years ...

On Jul 26, 2019
@KenCaldeira shared
RT @BillGates: If you read one article about climate change this week, check out this one from @voxdotcom. Government support for energy R&D is one of the best opportunities to fight climate change.

The climate change policy with the most potential is the most neglected

Public clean energy R&D is overlooked and underfunded.

On Jul 25, 2019
@Canadian_Solar shared
RT @LloydLongfield: Guelph company gets $8 million from feds for next generation solar panels via @guelphtoday
On Aug 1, 2019
@SierraClub shared
RT @johnffarrell: Voices of 100%: Cleveland Commits to Clean and Equitable Energy – Episode 82 of Local Energy Rules Podcast via ilsr

Voices of 100%: Cleveland Commits to Clean and Equitable Energy – Episode 82 of Local Energy Rules Podcast

Cleveland was once the center of the oil refining industry – and the environmental pollution that accompanied it. Can an economy born of fossil fuels rise from the ashes, promote ...

On Nov 15, 2019
@dbiello shared
Yet, for all the gloom of the present, there are glimmers of hope for a future of less climate change #unnaturalworld

‘Profound shifts’ underway in energy system, says IEA World Energy Outlook

The world’s CO2 emissions are set to continue rising for decades unless there is greater...

On Apr 25, 2019
@JesseJenkins shared
RT @jerry_jtaylor: Let's say you're interested in actually passing climate legislation as opposed to just screaming into the political void. What might you do? @leahstokes and @BarryRabe offer their thoughts to Niskanen's @MattGrossmann in our #ScienceOfPolitics podcast.
On Aug 15, 2019
@TrinaSolarUS shared
Trying to keep up with recent #solar legislation and research throughout the country? Learn more from this @SolarPowerWorld article:

August solar policy snapshots

Oregon solar rebate bill awaits governor's signature Salem, Oregon A bill that would give Oregonians rebates for purchase, construction or installation of

On Aug 7, 2019
@greentechmedia shared
The Trump administration is finalizing new auto efficiency standards that would undercut those established under President Obama

Trump Administration Moves to Finalize Weakening of Car Efficiency Standards

The White Houes’s rule would cost the economy $400 billion by midcentury, according to a new analysis from Energy Innovation.

On May 20, 2019
@MarcellusDN shared
What if NatGas (Not Solar & Wind) is the Real Future of Energy?

What if NatGas (Not Solar & Wind) is the Real Future of Energy?

We’ve been saying the following until we’re blue (flame) in the face (pun intended): Natural gas is not a *bridge* to the future of energy, natural gas is THE DESTINATION. We have enoug…

On Jun 5, 2019
@PVSolarReport shared
Colorado Gov Polis unveils roadmap to 100% carbon free by 2040, signs 11 clean energy bills

Colorado Gov Polis unveils roadmap to 100% carbon free by 2040, signs 11 clean energy bills

The various electric vehicle, climate and energy bills will reduce economy-wide emissions 90% by 2050 but don't set specific legislative mandates.

On Dec 5, 2019
@IEABirol shared
Superb gathering of countries from @IEA Family to discuss global clean energy transitions before our Ministerial. Thanks to Chairs, Sanjeev Nandan Sahai, Sec. of India’s @MinOfPower 🇮🇳, & @Anders_Hoffmann, Deputy Permanent Sec. @KlimaMin 🇩🇰 Read more here:

Learning lessons from clean energy transitions around the world

Chaired by India and Denmark, IEA event assesses efforts to further accelerate global energy system transformations

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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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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Climate Scientist, Professor, and Director of Penn State Earth System Science Center. Author of Dire Predictions & The Hockey Stick and the Climate Wars

Follow 36.7k Followers

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Clean energy, climate and transportation leader, organizing constituencies, policy strategy & philanthropy. CEO Fresh Energy & Publisher

Follow 11.1k Followers

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

Follow 7.6k 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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The Earth's Best Defense

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@Motherboard-ing @vice. Editor of speculations at @terraformsf. Writing a book about the biggest gadget ever.

Follow 5.6k 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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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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The leading information services provider on the global energy transformation:

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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.

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I cover energy policy for The Wall Street Journal. [email protected]

Follow 28.1k Followers

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Technology and energy, especially nuclear. Policy analyst at the Nuclear Energy Institute, @nei, former reporter at NY Times.

Follow 9.3k Followers

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We answer the challenges of a sustainable energy system with innovative products, solutions, services, and global energy market expertise.

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

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Canadian Solar exists to make the difference. To customers, colleagues, partners, investors, and all whose lives we touch with our exceptional solar products.

Follow 13.3k 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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Trina Solar has been a leading solar module manufacturer and system provider since 1997. Follow us for solar installer tips, tricks and U.S. industry news!

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