23 March, 2018 – Despite ambitious plans to improve renewable energy and water supplies, Morocco looks likely to be badly affected by North Africa’s rising heat.
12 March, 2018 – Canadians hoping Alberta’s oil exports from its tar and oil sands will expand may be disappointed. One supertanker port has turned the economics upside down.
5 March, 2018 – Investments are falling and jobs vanishing in the US solar industry, with new tariffs on imports blamed for its problems.
27 February, 2018 – Some politicians still claim atomic energy is the answer to climate change while leaving the problem of nuclear waste to our descendants.
12 February, 2018 – The surplus electricity from solar and wind power gives hydrogen the chance to replace oil and gas.
23 January, 2018 – More than a third of India’s electricity supply is at risk from water scarcity, which also threatens urban life in parts of South Africa.
15 January, 2018 – Many cities which endure cold winters are adapting district heating schemes to keep people warm without the use of fossil fuels.
11 January, 2018 – Before his election President Trump promised a new age of US coal. But so far the industry’s gains look temporary, and its future remains bleak.
9 January, 2018 – With water, light and waste metal, you can turn greenhouse gases into rock. With light, you can turn water into hydrogen, a useable fuel.
29 December, 2017 – The technology advances and plunging costs of cheap renewables make base load nuclear power redundant.
27 December, 2017 – Here’s a paradox: in one of the world’s sunniest countries, the Brazilian government remains lukewarm about its solar power potential, despite its plummeting costs.