January 15, 2016
Danish wind turbines set a new world record in 2015. Wind power is now counted for 42.1% of the total electricity consumption in Denmark, according to data published on Friday (15 January).
The percentage of wind power in...[more]
January 11, 2016
Wind power generated enough to supply the electrical needs of 97 per cent of Scottish homes - or the equivalent of 41 per cent of Scotland’s entire electricity needs for the year.
WWF Scotland figures point to a bumper year...[more]
December 16, 2015
In 2013, our Institute catalyzed the City of San Diego to pledge to go 100% renewable, ... today it is Law.From Vision to Law - San Diego Adopts Legally Binding Climate Action Plan With Provision for 100% Renewable Electricity...[more]
November 30, 2015
Renewables 100 Policy Institute Founder and Board Chair, Angelina Galiteva, traveled last week (Nov. 14-21 2015) to Brazil at the invitation of the US State Department to meet with Brazilian Government Representatives, National...[more]
November 5, 2015
Austria's largest state said Thursday that 100 percent of its electricity is now generated using renewable sources of energy.
"We have invested heavily to boost energy efficiency and to expand renewables," said Erwin...[more]
September 30, 2015
Despite being major centres, it is not a given that decisions made in New York and Paris reverberate in villages in Bangladesh, in boardrooms in Bogota and in the city hall of Vancouver. But that’s exactly what needs to happen...[more]
September 21, 2015
Greenpeace’s Energy [R]evolution scenario 2015 phases out coal, oil, gas and nuclear energy as fast as technically and economically possible, by expanding the renewable energy share to 42 per cent in 2030, 72 per cent in 2040 and...[more]
July 20, 2015
The World Nuclear Industry Reports Half Of The World Gets More Power From Renewable Energy Over Nuclear Power
Back in the 1950s, scientists discovered that energy can be generated from splitting atoms. This reaction was known...[more]
June 18, 2015
Renewable Energy’s Record Year Helps Uncouple Growth of Global Economy and CO2
Read the Renewables 2015 Global Status Report
Record installations for wind and solar PV in 2014;164 countries with...[more]
June 11, 2015
The Governor signed four energy-related bills into law today, establishing the state as a leader in renewable sources for power. HPR’s Wayne Yoshioka reports.
Hawai’i is now the first state in the nation to adopt a...[more]
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