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Wind And Solar’s Share Has Grown 700 Percent Without Reliability Issues

Utility executive covering the energy shortfall of renewable power generation technology with electricity provided by battery storage systems. Industry concept for green energy volatility,GETTY

Jeff McMahon   The share of electricity supplied by wind and solar jumped from 1 percent to 8 percent in the U.S. over a decade without causing reliability issues, according to a recent report to members of Congress. There have also been occasions when renewables supplied the majority of power, energy policy analyst Ashley J. […]

Climate change poses major risks to financial markets, US regulator warns

Behnam said that the financial risks from climate change are comparable to those posed by the mortgage meltdown that triggered the 2008 financial crisis, and plans a major study, putting him on collision course with the Trump administration Forbes India WASHINGTON — A top financial regulator is opening a public effort to highlight the risk […]

2GW offshore bill advances in Connecticut

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US state’s House of Representatives votes in favour of legislation mandating more wind power From RE News 15 May 2019 OFFSHORE WIND The Connecticut House of Representatives has voted 134 to 10 in favour of legislation that would see state buy or develop up to 2GW of offshore wind power. The proposed legislation now goes […]

Exponential Growth-Climate Change-Resource Depletion

Climate change is the result of exponential growth of the burning of fossil fuels.  The basis for that exponential growth is population growth.  There were 2.5 billion people on the planet in 1950 now there are 7.6 billion people on the planet.  Never before has the human population doubled in a lifetime, and in my […]