Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Surge in renewable energy stalls world greenhouse gas emissions

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Surge in renewable energy stalls world greenhouse gas emissions

theguardian.com - Falling coal use in China and the US and a worldwide shift towards renewable energy have kept greenhouse gas emissions level for a second year running, one of the world’s leading energy analysts ha...

The first world's first solar-powered airport is in Cochin, India

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money.cnn.com - Three years ago, they began adding solar panels -- first on the roof of the arrivals terminal, then on and around an aircraft hangar. The success of those initial efforts led to a much bigger endea...

$2 Billion Loss for Generators as a Million U.S. Roofs Get Solar

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Carlos Martin
bloomberg.com - Rooftop solar is casting a $2 billion shadow over power generators across the eastern U.S. With more than a million U.S. houses set to have solar panels by the end of next month, grid managers serv...

Nigeria: Buhari Promises 10,000 Megawatts of Electricity

allafrica.com - President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday said his administration has set a target of delivering 10,000 megawatts of electricity generation in the next three years. The president, who stated this while ...

Mapping Nuclear Reactors Around the World

citylab.com - Five years ago, a 9.0 magnitude earthquake hit japan, triggering a Tsunami and causing the worst nuclear disaster since Chernobyl. The 30-foot-high waves that hit the country’s eastern seaboard kno...