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June 14, 2013

The Debate on 100% Renewable Energy: The new normal?

Venue: Room 3,  ICM – Internationales Congress Center MünchenDate: Tuesday, June 18, 2013Time: 2:00pm-4:00pmLanguage: English GO100% is the first global campaign that advocates 100% renewable energy. It connects and...[more]

Category: Europe - News

June 6, 2013

WWEA presents World Wind Energy Report 2012

100 Countries are using Wind Energy today - Iceland as 100th Wind Power Country[more]

Category: Europe - News

June 6, 2013

IRENEC 2013, 3rd International 100% Renewable Energy Conference

ISTANBUL, May 29, 2013 The abundant evidence of global climate change is clearer than ever. Today is the time to actualize and propose the solutions. The idea behind the IRENEC Conferences is to initiate an international...[more]

Category: Europe - News

April 19, 2013

Green groups team up to push 100 per cent renewables vision

Renewables 100 Policy Institute, World Future Council and World Wind Energy Association among the groups behind new push to promote global shift to 100 per cent clean energy[more]

Category: North America - News, Europe - News

April 12, 2013

Portugal reaches 70 percent renewable power

In the first quarter of 2013, the share of green power in Portugal skyrocketed because of strong winds and heavy rain, with the latter increasing hydropower. In Spain, baseload power plants have been ramped down by 20...[more]

Category: Europe - News

March 21, 2013

From Vision to Action: A Workshop Report on 100% RE in European Regions

Renewables 100 Policy Institute collaborated with World Future Council (WFC) and Climate Service Center (CSC) on Vision to Action: A Workshop Report on 100% Renewable Energies in European Regions, a report intended to...[more]

Category: Europe - News

March 20, 2013

Breakthrough in electricity storage:

New large and powerful redox flow battery Press Release Mar 15, 2013  More and more electricity is being generated from intermittent sources of power, such as solar and wind energy. Powerful electric energy...[more]

Category: Europe - News

March 20, 2013

Denmark was powered by 100% renewables

Breaking: Denmark records highest ever wind power output At 00:04 local time early on Monday, Denmark produced enough energy from wind power to satisfy the whole country’s electricity demand. On Energinet (the company that runs...[more]

Category: Europe - News

March 17, 2013

Energy Island, Samsø, Denmark

Interview with Søren Hermansen, Director, Energy Academy, Samsø. What inspired the decision for your community to pursue your 100% renewable energy goal?

Category: Europe - News

February 15, 2013

Denmark introduces the brakes on heating costs

The law on “banning installation of oil fired boilers and natural gas heating” was approved in March 2012 as part of an Energy Agreement. The agreement was an important step towards delivering on the political goal that Denmark’s...[more]

Category: Europe - News

February 13, 2013

New policy can put the EU on track to reach 100% renewable energy

WWF launched a new report – Putting the EU on Track for 100% Renewable Energy  – which shows where Europe needs to be by 2030 in order to reach a fully renewable energy system by 2050. It is comes just as the European...[more]

Category: Europe - News

January 12, 2013

World's first car-carrying electric ferry to see use in Norway

The world's first car-carrying electric ferry is scheduled to begin operations in Norway, in 201 Presently, the Norwegian villages of Lavik and Oppedal are linked by a ferry that burns about a million liters...[more]

Category: Europe - News

December 5, 2012

Campaign for 100 % Renewable Energy Necessary

Necessary - Conclusions from REN Alliance COP18 Side Event[more]

Category: Europe - News

December 5, 2012

Offshore wind better than natural gas for UK

A Study into the Economics of Gas and Offshore Wind. Launched by Greenpeace and WWF-UK, November 2012 There are arguments for and against each of these strategies: on the one hand new gas plants are cheap to build, but are...[more]

Category: Europe - News

November 29, 2012

REN21 releases new Global Status Report

REN21 head Christine Lins called 2011 a “solar year”, with solar making up 47% of newly installed capacity in the EU. But the main finding was that investments in renewables outstripped investments in conventional energy...[more]

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