World Bank to stop financing oil, gas projects from 2019

Posted in Business on 14th Dec, 2017
by Alex Muller

The World Bank will stop financing oil and gas exploration and extraction from 2019, it announced Tuesday, seeking to boost the global economy's shift to clean energy.

World Energy Outlook 2016 sees renewables and natural gas transforming global energy through 2040

Posted in Business on 17th Nov, 2016
by Alex Muller

The era of fossil fuels appears far from over.

Methane release from melting permafrost could trigger dangerous global warming

Posted in Science on 16th Oct, 2015
by Alex Muller

Molecule for molecule, methane traps more heat than carbon dioxide; approximately 30 times more.

Solar Cheaper Than Natural Gas? It's Happening

Posted in Hardware on 7th Oct, 2015
by Alex Muller

So whats it mean? Solar will be cheaper than traditional grid power in at least some locations in a few years, so any utility looking to keep control of pricing will look more and more at solar.

Fossil fuel divestment movement reaches $2.6 trillion

Posted in Business on 23rd Sep, 2015
by Alex Muller

A campaign to abandon fossil fuels to boost the fight against climate change has rapidly picked up steam, with institutions worth $2.6 trillion pledging to divest, a study said Tuesday.