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Fossil fuel giant Exxon Mobil announced record-smashing profits today, further underscoring the need for officials in Washington to rein in Big Oil’s runaway enrichment at the expense of consumers struggling with high energy bills.
Exxon posted $56 billion in earnings for the full year 2022, breaking its 2008 record and setting […]
FERC REPORTS 67.1-GW OF NEW SOLAR
AND 17.5-GW OF NEW WIND GENERATING CAPACITY
IN THE THREE-YEAR “HIGH PROBABILITY” PIPELINE
BUT ONLY 3.2-GW OF NET ADDITIONS BY NATURAL GAS
AND 2.2-GW BY NUCLEAR POWER
For Release: Friday – October 7, 2022
Contact: Ken Bossong, 301-588-4741 or 301-270-6477 […]
With inflation, rising interest rates, and a world that feels out of control, it is no surprise that many people are feeling insecure about their futures.
Some people wonder about what effect rooftop solar systems have on the value of their property. It has been three years since an article […]
Alternative transportation when gas prices get too high. (Flickr/peggydavis66)
In the past two weeks, New Hampshire residents learned that most of our electricity bills will skyrocket in August. For Eversource’s residential customers, the rate they pay kilowatt-hour will rise from 19 cents to more than 32 cents: 22 cents for the […]
ExxonMobil’s shareholder revolt and the end of the line for fossil fuels
From Carl Pope’s blog:
A version of this article appeared in Salon.
Few days spell out the future as clearly as this Wednesday did in terms of energy and climate action. The dikes of denial behind which Big Carbon […]
In its current rate increase proposal before the Public Service Commission, National Grid quietly announced that, “the Company has determined that there are adequate gas supplies …, such that we are able to temporarily defer the Albany Loop project from a supply perspective.” This, “provides a window of opportunity to … offer new solutions (e.g., […]
Solar and Wind Increase 16% and Retain Status as Fastest Growing Sources of U.S. Electricity. They Now Provide Over One-Eight of Total Generation, as All Renewable Sources Combined Continue to Expand Their Lead Over coal and Nuclear Power.
Washington DC – Renewable energy sources (i.e., biomass, geothermal, hydropower, solar, wind) produced significantly more electricity than […]
Latest FERC Data For First Half Of 2020:
Renewables Are 57.1% Of New U.S. Generating Capacity
Renewables Are Sole Source Of New Capacity In June Over The Next Three Years,
Renewables Will Add Over 56,000-MW Of New Capacity
Wind And Solar Will Each Provide A […]
By Tsvetana Paraskova – Jul 27, 2020, 2:30 PM CDT
Deutsche Bank is ending financing for new oil and gas projects in the oil sands and the Arctic region effective immediately, becoming the latest major bank to reconsider lending money to fossil fuel projects in sensitive areas.
Deutsche Bank will no longer finance any new […]
Provide More Than One-Quarter Of U.S. Electricity
Washington DC – Renewable energy sources (i.e., biomass, geothermal, hydropower, solar, wind) produced significantly more electricity than either coal or nuclear power during the first five months of 2020, according to a SUN DAY Campaign analysis of just-released data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA).
In May […]
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