Of the 76 gigawatts of production projects around the world that energy experts are tracking, 40 were announced in 2020.
The International Energy Agency reported that global CO2 emissions have returned to pre-pandemic levels, and then some.
Oil majors are considering expanding to offshore wind farms and hydrogen fuel, to prepare for a world that uses less oil and gas.
UNDP report takes into account carbon footprint, says fossil fuel dependency impacts assessment of human progress
UNDP Administrator Achim Steiner noted that "humans wield more power over the planet than ever before.
Wind, solar energy produce 10 percent of global electricity in the first half of 2020, a new report finds
Thirty percent of fossil fuel emissions come from coal power plants, globally, so coal-fired power generation needs to collapse quickly to limit climate change.
Guterres said it was deeply concerning that new coal plants are still being planned, when renewables offer thrice as many jobs, and are cheaper in most countries.
We need to reframe eco-anxiety to emphasize hope in the midst of human tragedy, existential threats and climate catastrophe.
They hope that it will help EU nations that stand to be hit the hardest by the transition to cleaner industries.
Despite the ranking, experts said that govt doesn't have a plan to phase-out fossil fuel and reduce its dependence on coal.
The global market for EVs is expected to grow from two percent currently to over 30 percent in 2030.
The Princess Elisabeth station has welcomed researchers since its first 2008-2009 summer research season.
The IEA said, "the world urgently needs to put a laser-like focus on bringing down global emissions."
The researchers have set up a company called Vertex to commercialize the process and they want to develop a working plant.
Toyota is also aiming to boost the number of its Sora hydrogen buses on the roads of the Olympics.
The lithium-ion battery system which is the centremost element of the electrical transition has a limited shelf life.
Almost 80 countries pledged to reach 'net zero' – that is, to balance carbon emissions with carbon removal – by 2050.
Electric vehicles can be a sustainable solution for reducing air pollution in Indian cities and bring down India’s oil import bill.
Gulf nations have invested tens of billions of dollars in clean energy projects, mainly in solar and nuclear.
Greenhouse gases from melting permafrost and other natural sources will take 100 Gt of the budget.
Wind turbines will pump seawater to the surface which will be frozen into “snow” to weigh the sheet down.