#renewable energy

Scotland only just missed its 100% clean electricity target this year

4 weeks ago — Long Read

Scotland just missed this year 100% clean electricity consumption by only 1.4%. Scotland is currently working to achieve an ambitious climate target of net-zero by 2045. 10 years ago it...

Costa Rica hits 100% renewable energy electricity supply and electricity export

2 years ago — Quick Read

Renewable Energy heavy-weight Costa Rica has reported a stellar May for its renewable energy output. The rugged, rainforested Central American country reported that for May 2019 it produced 99.99% of...

Six Good News Climate Change Stories you missed in 2018

3 years ago — Deep Dive

Climate change news can be incredibly depressing. In 2018 alone, The Conversation covered the loss of three trillion tonnes of ice in Antarctica; Brazil’s new president and why he will...

Egypt hopes to unlock its energy potential with the worlds largest solar farm

3 years ago — Quick Read

Egypt's Western Desert is set to host the world's largest solar park.

Now we have cheap solar and wind power is it time to rethink ‘energy efficiency’?

4 years ago — Long Read

The need to cut emissions from the energy sector has motivated the use of hydro, solar and wind power, and the development of more efficient buildings that consume less energy....

Tesla shows of its tiny futuristic house

4 years ago — Quick Read

Australia sunshine makes it a prime candidate for solar energy (it has the highest average solar radiation per square meter than any other continent on Earth!) and this makes it...