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Switzerland voted on Sunday for a future based on Renewable Energy

Switzerland voted on Sunday for a future based on Renewable Energy

Swiss voters decided on Sunday to support the government’s plan that wants to grant billions of dollars in subsidies for renewable energy, ban new nuclear power plants in the country,… Read more »

A hydrogen-based train emitting only water

A hydrogen-based train emitting only water

“Hydrail” is the name of the first hydrogen-powered train that was built in Germany and successfully tested last month (March, 2017). Jens Sprotte of Alstom is the French producer of… Read more »

Energy storage systems that start to replace lithium-ion batteries

Energy storage systems that start to replace lithium-ion batteries

The switch from the current fossil fuel based society to a society that starts using renewable energy sources requires a massive development of the energy storage systems. Solar panels are… Read more »

Renewable energy storage systems receive help from outer space

Renewable energy storage systems receive help from outer space

In the near future, the renewable energy storage systems could receive a helping hand from meteorites that are coming from outer space. A team of scientists at EPFL (Swiss Federal… Read more »

Shell plans to make the shift toward Renewable Energy

Shell plans to make the shift toward Renewable Energy

While EPA’s head Scott Pruitt considers that the human activity on the planet is not the primary contributor to the global warming, Ben van Beurden, Shell’s CEO, wants to switch… Read more »

Solar and wind jobs grow much faster than the jobs in the coal sector

Solar and wind jobs grow much faster than the jobs in the coal sector

The number of new jobs in the solar and wind power sector grow much faster than the number of new jobs in the coal sector. During the presidential campaign, Donald… Read more »

Can China lead the world in the fight against climate change?

Can China lead the world in the fight against climate change?

Due to the fact that the Trump Administration considers climate change as a hoax, the position of world leader in the battle against climate change has become vacant, and now… Read more »

Electric cars and renewable energy could end the growth of fossil fuels by 2020

Electric cars and renewable energy could end the growth of fossil fuels by 2020

A recent report released by the Carbon Tracker Initiative and the Grantham Institute at Imperial College London, says that by the year 2035, electric cars could make up to 35%… Read more »

China limits the development of Future Coal Projects while gives more attention to Renewable Energy

China limits the development of Future Coal Projects while gives more attention to Renewable Energy

As a sign that China is prepared to develop its renewable energy generation capacity, China’s energy regulator decided to halt the construction of more than 100 coal-fired power projects with… Read more »

China plans to invest over $360 billion in renewable energy by 2020

China plans to invest over $360 billion in renewable energy by 2020

While Donald Trump prepares to revive the coal sector in the U.S., China is ready to invest 2.5 trillion yuan ($363.28 billion) to increase the country’s renewable energy generation capacity… Read more »

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