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Renewables Likely to Dominate New Capacity in 2019 as Wind-Generated Electricity Grows 33% & Solar by 22%

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NEW U.S. EIA AND FERC REPORTS INDICATE RENEWABLES ON TRACK TO LEAD NEW GENERATING CAPACITY IN 2019

AS OF OCTOBER, RENEWABLE CAPACITY NECK AND NECK WITH GAS AS WIND-GENERATED ELECTRICITY GROWS 33% AND SOLAR BY 22%

WIND FORECAST TO ADD MORE THAN 7-GW IN DECEMBER; SOLAR […]

A Radical Idea to Get a High-Renewable Electric Grid

Build Way More Solar and Wind Than Needed

Wind turbines above San Gorgonio Pass, known as Banning Pass, in Riverside County, California. Photo: Carol M. Highsmith.

Richard Perez and Karl Rabago

The famous inventor Edwin Land said, “It’s not that we need new ideas, but we need to stop having old ideas.” He seemed […]

Safety in Battery Storage Options

RELiON® 48 Volt 300 Ah lithium iron phosphate LiFePO₄ battery (RB48V300L)

Danielle Fergeson

Safety is a full-fledged design feature with lithium batteries, and for good reason. As we’ve all seen, the chemistry and energy density that allows lithium-ion batteries to work so well also makes them flammable, so when the batteries malfunction, they often […]

Trouble Ahead for Natural Gas?

Flaring fracked gas. Photo: Battenbrook, Wikimedia Commons, http://bit.ly/WC-flaring)

George Harvey, Green Energy Times

Each month, I look forward to posts on energy that come from the Sun Day Campaign (SDC). These posts have chronicled a story of the rise of renewable energy, analyzing reports from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) on […]

2019 Renewable Energy & Sustainable Living Fair Nov. 16

2019 Renewable Energy and Sustainable Living Fair

The fourth annual Green Energy Fair will be held on Saturday, November 16 from 10-4 pm at the Sage College Armory, 130 New Scotland Ave. Albany, NY. It is sponsored by Community Advocates for a Sustainable Environment, a local grassroots group.

The Fair is free and open to […]

NEWS RELEASE: FERC Foresees No New Coal & Declining Nuclear Power While New Renewable Electrical Capacity More Than Doubles Natural Gas

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Brief News Update FERC’S LATEST “INFRASTRUCTURE” REPORT REFLECTS MAJOR CHANGES IN ITS THREE-YEAR FORECAST: NO NEW COAL CAPACITY; NET REDUCTION IN FOSSIL FUELS; SIGNIFICANT DECLINE FOR NUCLEAR POWER NET NEW WIND AND SOLAR CAPACITY MORE THAN DOUBLES NATURAL GAS For Release: Monday – November 4, 2019 Contact: Ken Bossong, 301-270-6477 […]

2019 Renewable Energy and Sustainable Living Fair – Albany, NY

The fourth annual Green Fair will be held on Saturday, November 16 from 10-4 pm at the Sage College Armory, 130 New Scotland Ave. Albany, NY. It is sponsored by Community Advocates for a Sustainable Environment, a local grassroots group. Albany, NY Mayor Kathy Sheehan will make opening remarks. The Fair is free and open […]

BRIEF NEWS UPDATE: Non-Hydro Renewables Grow 6.2% & Provide 11.4% of U.S. Electricity as Small-Scale Solar Grows 19.1%

SUN DAY CAMPAIGN: Brief News Update FIRST TWO-THIRDS 2019: ELECTRICITY FROM NON-HYDRO RENEWABLES INCREASED BY 6.2%, PROVIDED 11.4% OF TOTAL U.S. PRODUCTION SOLAR EXPANDS 13.7% – TOPS 2.7% OF TOTAL WIND GROWS BY 4.4% Contact: Ken Bossong, 301-270-6477 x.6 Washington DC – Renewable energy sources (i.e., biomass, geothermal, hydropower, solar, wind) accounted for 18.49% of […]

2019 Renewable Energy and Sustainable Living Fair

Saturday, November 16, 2019

10am – 4pm

Sage College Armory

130 Scotland Avenue, Albany

Exhibitors, Food, Speakers

 

The fourth annual Green Fair will be held on Saturday, November 16 from 10-4 pm at the Sage College Armory,130 New Scotland Ave. Albany, NY. Enjoy one-stop […]

Winner of 76West Grand Prize

Unveils Innovative New Solar Solution Skyven Intelligent Mirror Array™ installed at Copses Farm in Valley Falls, New York

Ken Desbois from the Radiant Store in Troy, NY installed this renewable industrial steam solar system at Copses Farm in Valley Falls, NY. Photo courtesy of Terrence Moag.

George Harvey

The New York State […]