Financing for low-carbon, climate-resilient future takes center stage at UN climate conference
2017-11-14 15:00:15

Financing for low-carbon, climate-resilient future takes center stage at UN climate conference

The urgent need to raise the finances to meet the funding goals of the Paris Agreement, especially to support action by developing countries, took center stage Monday at the UN Climate Conference, Germany


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Trees in the Amazon make their own rain
2017-08-08 10:10:37

Trees in the Amazon make their own rain

The Amazon rainforest is home to strange weather. One peculiarity is that rains begin 2 to 3 months before seasonal winds start to bring in moist air from the ocean. Now, researchers say they

Government to announce end of the diesel and petrol car
2017-07-28 10:10:47

Government to announce end of the diesel and petrol car

Sales of new diesel and petrol cars and vans will be banned from 2040, the government is to announce. The supply of new hybrid vehicles that have an electric motor and a petrol or diesel engine

Porsche’s First 350-kW Charging Station Now Ready In Germany, 2nd To Be Installed In Atlanta
2017-07-20 15:55:40

Porsche’s First 350-kW Charging Station Now Ready In Germany, 2nd To Be Installed In Atlanta

The Porsche center in Berlin-Adlershof, Germany is the first place in the world to get 350 kW DC CCS Combo fast chargers installed for the upcoming Porsche Mission E cars

Levelized cost of energy
2017-07-18 12:50:45

Levelized cost of energy

The cost of generating electricity from renewable energy, especially solar, continues to decline, according to the latest Levelized Cost of Energy Analysis (LCOE 10.0) – Lazard's annual study comparing

'INFLECTION POINT': Renewables will be the 'cheapest form of new power generation' by 2020
2017-07-14 13:35:09

'INFLECTION POINT': Renewables will be the 'cheapest form of new power generation' by 2020

Renewable energy sources, like solar and wind, are quickly becoming as cheap—even cheaper—than their carbon-intensive counterparts like coal

Ecological risks around Tripolskaya TPP
2017-07-12 11:40:54

Ecological risks around Tripolskaya TPP

In the city hall of Ukrainka city, near Kiev, held a meeting of the working group on the environmental risks of the Tripoli thermal power plant. Discussion was held with the participation of Parliament