Voices Of 100%: Louisville’s Clean Energy Pledge Takes On Multiple Crises

Credit to Author: John Farrell| Date: Fri, 20 Nov 2020 23:19:35 +0000

For this episode of the Local Energy Rules Podcast, host John Farrell speaks with Brandon Coan and Gretchen Milliken. Coan, who helped draft Louisville’s 100% renewable resolution, is a Metro Councilman for the region and Milliken is Director of Advanced Planning and Sustainability

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Mitch McConnell Leaves Kentucky Nearly Last In Everything While Drowning Democracy & US Progress In The Senate

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Tue, 13 Oct 2020 14:06:24 +0000

Kentucky is known as a coal state. What has happened to coal under Donald Trump’s presidency is exactly what Hillary Clinton said would happen. Clinton was vilified for her statements on this, but her clear point if you listened to the full statement was that there was no saving or reviving the coal industry — the free market was killing it — and the important thing was to have a plan for what coal miners and others in the industry could

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Top US States for Percentage of Electricity from Solar

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 05 Oct 2020 15:15:28 +0000

This report ranks US states according to the percentage of their electricity that comes from solar

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Top Solar States Per Capita 2012 vs. 2020 — CleanTechnica Report

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 05 Oct 2020 02:44:47 +0000

After digging into an old spreadsheet to create a new report on top solar power states per capita, it crossed my mind to compare the results from the first half of 2020 with the results from 2012, which is the last time I had published such a report before today

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Top Solar Power States Per Capita — CleanTechnica Report

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 04 Oct 2020 23:23:41 +0000

If you’ve been reading CleanTechnica long enough, you know that 8 to 10 years ago, I used to publish reports on solar power capacity per capita — for both US states and countries around the world. I’m returning to these, starting with this one on the top solar states

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Windmills No More: GE Debuts Monster Of A New 13 Megawatt Wind Turbine

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Wed, 23 Sep 2020 14:24:12 +0000

offshore wind turbine GEGE sticks a fork in the US coal industry with new 13-megawatt version of its Haliade-X offshore wind turbine

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7 Big New Solar Power Plants — from UK to Florida to Kentucky to Hawaii

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 05 Jun 2020 02:03:53 +0000

There have been several announcements about big new solar power projects this past week. Rather than try to tackle them one at a time (that wasn’t going to happen), I’m running through them below in a combo story

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