America's renewable energy capacity is now greater than coal
2019-06-20 13:05:04

America's renewable energy capacity is now greater than coal

America's coal industry has already been left in the dust by natural gas. Now it's under immense pressure from the renewable energy boom


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India Is Now Investing More in Solar Than Coal
2019-06-17 13:05:04

India Is Now Investing More in Solar Than Coal

India needs power. Good thing it's moving away from coal and honoring its commitment to use renewables. And now, for the first time, India's 2018 investment in solar power outpaced coal

Fossil Fuel Subsidies Mean Using Public Money 'To Destroy the World': UN Chief
2019-06-14 14:10:49

Fossil Fuel Subsidies Mean Using Public Money 'To Destroy the World': UN Chief

U.N. Secretary-General António Guterres's comment follows call by Pope Francis to "keep it in the ground"

GE bet on fossil fuels, lost nearly $200B in misjudging renewable energy transition
2019-06-13 12:05:35

GE bet on fossil fuels, lost nearly $200B in misjudging renewable energy transition

General Electric’s profitability collapse over the past few years can be largely attributed to the company’s inability to judge the accelerating pace of the global energy transition away from fossil fuels and toward renewables

Leonardo DiCaprio’s new HBO documentary explains climate science and solutions
2019-06-13 10:10:30

Leonardo DiCaprio’s new HBO documentary explains climate science and solutions

“Ice on Fire” is the latest project from the film star turned climate activist

All New British Columbia Light-Duty Vehicles Will Be Zero Emissions By 2040
2019-06-11 13:05:08

All New British Columbia Light-Duty Vehicles Will Be Zero Emissions By 2040

British Columbia government passed the Zero-Emission Vehicles Act (ZEVA). This legislation requires all new light-duty vehicles like cars and trucks sold there to be zero emissions vehicles by 2040

Toronto releases first ever resilience strategy
2019-06-06 14:35:43

Toronto releases first ever resilience strategy

The city’s Resilience Office engaged with more than 8,000 Torontonians and 75 partner organisations to develop the resilience strategy