List/Grid Tag Archives: renewable energy sources

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 »

Longyangxia Dam Solar Park in China is now the biggest solar farm in the world

Longyangxia Dam Solar Park in China is now the biggest solar farm in the world

After India, now is China’s turn to build the biggest solar farm in the world on the Tibetan plateau (in the province of Qinghai) that generates 850 MW of clean… Read more »

Justin Trudeau is committed to help Canada meet its Paris climate targets

Justin Trudeau is committed to help Canada meet its Paris climate targets

Friday, December 9, 2016, can be considered a historic day for Canada because the Federal Government managed to reach a deal with eight of the ten provinces regarding the introduction… Read more »

SunShot aims to make Solar energy an affordable energy source

SunShot aims to make Solar energy an affordable energy source

SunShot is a national initiative of the D.O.E. (the U.S. Department of Energy) that aims to make solar energy an affordable source of clean energy for all Americans. In order… Read more »

Shell is slowly preparing the green future after the oil era

Shell is slowly preparing the green future after the oil era

Royal Dutch Shell, which is the world’s second-largest publicly listed oil company continues to seek acquisitions in the clean energy sector in order to create a strategy beyond fossil fuels…. Read more »

Wasting energy is no longer an option for the EU

Wasting energy is no longer an option for the EU

The EU is prepared to phase out the coal subsidies, and to reduce the energy use by 30% by the year 2030, under a major renewable energy package that was… Read more »

Canada wants more emission cuts by 2030

Canada wants more emission cuts by 2030

Canada’s federal government is committed to conserve the environment, and to achieve the goal, it plans to implement the emission reduction targets signed at the climate change summit in Paris,… Read more »

EU utilities sector makes the transition toward renewable energy sources

EU utilities sector makes the transition toward renewable energy sources

For the European utilities sector, the last eight years (2008 – 2016), were pretty difficult years due to falling commodity prices that have lead to lower balance sheets, and due… Read more »

Canada Wants to Phase-Out Coal-Fired Power Plants by 2030

Canada Wants to Phase-Out Coal-Fired Power Plants by 2030

The Canadian federal government wants to phase-out coal-fired power plants and to replace them with renewable energy sources by 2030. The time is running out for the coal power plants… Read more »

Former employees of mining, gas and oil sectors choose to work in Solar industry

Former employees of mining, gas and oil sectors choose to work in Solar industry

The U.S. is heading towards a green future dominated by renewable energy sources, so the mining, gas and oil jobs are being slowly phased out, mostly due to low oil… Read more »

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