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Phasing-out of coal and nuclear reactors without alternatives will combine to create a supply crunch in a decade’s time, report predictsThe UK is facing an unprecedented “energy gap” in a decade’s time, according to engineers, with demand for electricity likely to outstrip supply by more than 40%, which could lead to black outs
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2016-01-26 00:01:00
Tuesday, December 22nd, 2015      Leave a Comment
DUESSELDORF, Germany (Reuters) - SMA Solar, Germany's largest solar company, continues to see strong demand for its inverters in the United States, its chief executive said, banking on an extension of local tax benefits for renewable energy.








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2015-12-22 06:53:30
Friday, December 18th, 2015      Leave a Comment
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama on Friday said that the international agreement on climate change reached in Paris has set in place a demand for clean energy that will not be dependent on U.S. congressional action.
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2015-12-18 14:08:54
Wednesday, December 16th, 2015      Leave a Comment
WASHINGTON/DETROIT (Reuters) - Surging demand for trucks and SUVs fueled by cheap gasoline is holding back improvements in U.S. fuel economy and greenhouse gas emissions, a government report due out on Wednesday is expected to show.









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2015-12-16 00:04:18
Monday, December 14th, 2015      Leave a Comment
The agreement reached at the COP21 Paris climate change talks is certainly a great improvement on anything that has gone before (One paragraph at a time: how the deal was done to save the planet, 14 December). Whether it is enough to save the planet (to be more precise, save the human race from catastrophe; the planet will look after itself) is questionable
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2015-12-14 13:32:35
Tuesday, November 24th, 2015      Leave a Comment
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is widely expected to increase requirements for biofuels use through 2016 due to higher total fuel demand, when it publishes a final Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) rule in the coming days, sources said.



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2015-11-24 18:22:28
Tuesday, November 24th, 2015      Leave a Comment
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is widely expected to increase requirements for biofuels use through 2016 due to higher total fuel demand, when it publishes a final Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) rule in the coming days, sources said.



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2015-11-24 17:00:30
Monday, November 23rd, 2015      Leave a Comment
JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia's biodiesel consumption is seen soaring to 7.9 million kilolitres next year from 1.1-1.2 kilolitres in 2015, an industry body said, adding that increased demand was crucial for the country's to meet its commitments on cutting greenhouse gas emissions.
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2015-11-23 08:53:20
Thursday, November 12th, 2015      Leave a Comment
National Grid is adamant there will be no blackouts this winter, but the safety cushion between supply and demand is increasingly threadbareAnyone of a nervous disposition should mark 11 January in their calendar as the moment to have torches, candles or paraffin lamps at the ready.That is the day when, according to National Grid’s forecast, the gap between Britain’s energy needs and its power supply will be at its wafer-thinnest
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2015-11-12 06:02:12
Wednesday, November 11th, 2015      Leave a Comment
Coal will remain a safe bet for investors for decades to come as Asia drives future demand, says head of World Coal Association, Benjamin Sporton Coal isn’t going anywhere, according to the boss of the World Coal Association (WCA), who said “sensible” investors should keep their money in the fossil fuel and avoid “political” moves to divest
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2015-11-11 03:43:08
Wednesday, October 21st, 2015      Leave a Comment
An increase in US wood pellet exports intended to reduce reliance on fossil fuels may be threatening ecologically important forests across the country, according to a new report from the Natural Resources Defense CouncilEuropean Union (EU) rules intended to reduce power plant reliance on fossil fuels are threatening significant areas of ecologically important hardwood forests across the southeastern US, and will do little to mitigate carbon emissions, according to a new report
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2015-10-21 09:55:47
Wednesday, October 21st, 2015      Leave a Comment
Renewable energy is changing the country’s dynamic, turning lives around and allowing people to be part of the green growth story. This is the basis of its climate commitments ahead of crucial talks in Paris, reports India TodayEvery summer, as India’s biggest cities resort to ‘load shedding’ to keep pace with the demand for power, its residents cuss and sweat, waiting for the comforting whirr of the fan and the hum of the air conditioner that allows them to stay insulated from the reality that millions of others live with - a life without electricity
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2015-10-21 09:19:47
Tuesday, October 20th, 2015      Leave a Comment
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Tibet's exiled leaders, including the Dalai Lama, said on Tuesday two-thirds of the glaciers in their mountain homeland may disappear by 2050 because of climate change and demanded a stake in international climate talks later this year.The Tibetan plateau, which has the largest store of ice outside the North and South Pole, has experienced rising temperatures of 1
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2015-10-20 01:37:58
Friday, October 16th, 2015      Leave a Comment
OSLO (Reuters) - A draft agreement that ditches cherished ideas of almost 200 nations about how to fight climate change could spark "fireworks" at a final round of negotiations to design a U.N. agreement to be held in Paris in December.
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2015-10-16 07:54:33
Wednesday, October 14th, 2015      Leave a Comment
Ahead of Paris climtae summit, Erna Solberg says governments should end fossil fuel subsidies and introduce carbon price, reports BusinessGreenErna Solberg, the Norwegian Prime Minister, has called on the world to immediately set a global carbon price and phase out fossil fuel subsidies in order to better drive investment in low carbon technologies
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2015-10-14 05:22:06