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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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) […]
Enbridge Is Seeking To Increase It’s Influence Over Vermont Utilities
Don’t Let It Happen!
Canadian corporation, Enbridge, Inc. is one of North America’s biggest fossil fuel infrastructure companies, notorious for building tarsands oil pipelines. In recent years, Enbridge has also been increasing its construction of fracked gas pipelines in Canada and […]
Fracking in Pennsylvania. Photo: Ruhrfisch, GFDL, CC-BY-CC.
By George Harvey
On May 23, the price of General Electric (GE) stock fell steeply. This happened because GE announced that its power division is not making money. The power division makes steam and gas turbines for fossil fuel and nuclear plants, but it […]
From Beta Coronel of 350.org
Last month, we won a huge victory when New York City and State committed to divesting their pension funds from fossil fuels. Not only that, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio launched a lawsuit against the top fossil fuel companies for the damage climate change has caused the people […]
Six years ago, Vermont became the first state in the nation to ban fracking for fossil fuels. I was proud to help lead the fight for that fracking ban and it’s been great to see other states follow suit in the years since.1
Now we’re taking on the fossil fuel industry again. And this […]