Replacing A Coal Plant Takes An Infinite Number Of Wind Turbines

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Fri, 27 Nov 2020 22:35:12 +0000

It’s amazing that anyone can consider replacing coal with wind energy when you look at how many wind turbines it takes to replace the things we get for free from coal

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Maritime Legislation To Cut Ship Emissions

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sun, 22 Nov 2020 04:40:35 +0000

Draft amendments to the MARPOL convention would require ships to combine a technical and an operational approach to reduce their carbon intensity

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UN Shipping Agency Greenlights A Decade Of Rising Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Fri, 20 Nov 2020 23:29:18 +0000

The IMO’s marine environment protection committee approved a proposal that will allow the shipping sector’s 1 billion tonnes of annual greenhouse gas emissions to keep rising for the rest of this decade — the very decade in which the world’s climate scientists say we must halve global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions

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Policies UK Needs To Set To Reach 100% Electric Vehicle Sales By 2030

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Fri, 20 Nov 2020 09:13:59 +0000

The UK government has announced that sales of new cars and vans with only internal combustion engines (ICE) will be banned by 2030; and all hybrid cars and vans by 2035. Now it needs to set policies to get there

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The Energy Transition Will Pay Dividends

Credit to Author: Brad Rouse| Date: Wed, 18 Nov 2020 23:44:02 +0000

If we aggressively pursue the energy transition, every one of us will receive dividends as we invest in a brighter future. As is the case with many investments, the energy transition may be justified (and sold) based on the dividends alone. The fact that our offspring inherit a livable world might just be a side benefit. 

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New California EV Rebates!

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 18 Nov 2020 19:33:16 +0000

California drivers can save up to $1,500 off the price of a new electric vehicle, on top of previously available incentives!

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Improving The Efficiency Of Your Home, Part 1: Insulation & Air Sealing

Credit to Author: Barry A.F.| Date: Wed, 18 Nov 2020 19:15:05 +0000

Energy efficiency can help slow the rate of climate change. Learn about making your home more efficient so you can reduce carbon production and also save money

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Whole-System Zero-Emissions Demonstration

Credit to Author: Rocky Mountain Institute| Date: Wed, 18 Nov 2020 18:45:15 +0000

As cities in China go through economic transformation, they also face the challenges of carbon emissions, waste management, and pollution control. Many global cities face similar challenges

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Take Me Home, Country Roads: New Study on Clean Transportation Strategies in Rural Northeast and Mid-Atlantic

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Wed, 18 Nov 2020 00:41:54 +0000

A new study from M. J. Bradley & Associates, together with Union of Concerned Scientists, shows how rural communities in four states, Maine, Maryland, Vermont and Virginia, can benefit from clean transportation solutions, resulting in significant economic gains and reduced global warming emissions

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