Tagged Global Warming

The Clean Power Plan and the Midwest’s winds of change

By Michelle Froese Editor’s note: This article comes from the NRDC, and is authored by Senior Energy Economist, Ashok Gupta. The EPA plans to hold three listening sessions on the proposed repeal of the Clean Power Plan. The dates are listed here. As the EPA’s Clean Power Plan (CPP) listening tour comes to Kansas City,…

Entrepreneurial Spirit Is A Renewable Resource (Video)

By Guest Contributor Originally published on The Climate Reality Project In the world’s second-largest economy, the business sector is driving a shift to clean energy technologies like wind and solar. If you want to understand how critical the business community will be in fighting climate change, just look at what’s happening in China. In the…

OECD: governments should make better use of energy taxation to address climate change; “meaningful” increases limited to road sector

By mmillikin Greater reliance on energy taxation is needed to strengthen efforts to tackle the principal source of both greenhouse gas emissions and air pollution, according to a new OECD report. Taxes are effective at cutting harmful emissions from energy use, but governments could make better use of them. In 2015, outside of road transport,…

Welcome to the law of the wind: A guide to business and legal issues

By Paul Dvorak This article comes from the Forward of the report: http://files.stoel.com/files/books/LawofWind.PDF Two decades ago, utility-scale wind-powered electric generation was still an untried novelty in the United States. In those days, some utilities purchased wind power as a result of requirements imposed by their state regulators. Others did so in order to garner some…

Marine Renewables Canada shifts focus towards offshore wind

By Michelle Froese With a growing global effort to develop climate change solutions and increase renewable electricity production, along with Canada’s strengths in offshore and ocean sectors, Marine Renewables Canada has made a strategic decision to grow its focus by officially including offshore wind energy in its mandate. Marine Renewables Canada plans to focus on…

Fight Climate Change, While Earning Up To 7.5% Annually?

By Zachary Shahan Sustainable investing is no longer a niche field, and excellent returns mean that the opportunities are better than ever. Learn about how you can invest in solar and help support commercial solar growth with Wunder Capital. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Clean Technica

Sleeping In A Tesla Model X In Norwegian Winter

By Guest Contributor Norwegian Tesla enthusiast Bjørn Nyland is a prolific producer of videos featuring all kinds of practical tips (and a few that are impractical, but fun) on how to get the most out of your Model S or X. Not long ago, he detailed the features that make Model S a fine mini-hotel…

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