Daily Archives: November 15, 2021

The 10 Biggest Problems With Electric Cars

By Schalk Cloete Introduction The world has a strange infatuation with cars. That is part of the reason why the electric car has become the poster child for the fight against climate change, despite its rather limited potential to avoid CO2 emissions. Behind the rapid growth in battery electric vehicle (BEV) sales lie a wide…

Shell plans to move headquarters to the UK

By Charley Rattan Shell The decision to simplify Shell’s structure comes after Third Point, a US activist investor, recently bought a stake in the company and suggested the business should be split into two firms, according to the Wall Street Journal. Third Point told Shell in a letter it should split itself into “multiple standalone…

RWE plans €50 billion investment in renewables by 2030

By John Engel Follow @EngelsAngle German energy titan RWE plans to invest €50 billion in renewable energy technologies by 2030 as part of a new strategy to deploy an additional 25 gigawatts of clean energy generating capacity. The plan, announced Monday, would bring RWE’s total green generation to 50 GW by the end of the…

Liquid fuels from carbon dioxide

A new electrocatalyst called [email protected] converts carbon dioxide (CO2) into liquid fuels. Active copper centered on an amorphous copper/titanium alloy produces ethanol, acetone, and n-butanol with high efficiency. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Renewable Energy News — ScienceDaily

Solar industry asks Massachusetts to implement SMART program expansion

By Kelsey Misbrener Last week, State Rep. Jeffrey Roy sent a letter to Department of Public Utilities (DPU) Commissioner Nelson urging him to quickly implement the Solar Massachusetts Renewable Target (SMART) Program. Swift action is needed for Massachusetts to make progress toward its ambitious 2030 clean energy goals. However, it has been over eighteen months…

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