Jump to content

Create a Free Account or Sign In to connect and share in green living and alternative energy forum discussions.

Energy & Environment - Green Blog


$1 Trillion Fund: Dump #fossil Fuel Stocks...

Nov 20 2017 04:35 PM | eds in Economy & Politics

Norges Bank, which manages its . . . $1 trillion sovereign wealth fund (the world’s largest) . . . is recommending the government dump fossil fuel stocks. They said the move . . . “will make the government’s wealth less vulnerable, . . . to a per...

Read story →    comment    -----

China: #solar-Power Easing Poverty

Nov 20 2017 02:20 PM | eds in Economy & Politics

China, the world’s biggest carbon emitter, . . . is poised to install, . . . 54 gigawatts of solar-power capacity in 2017. “The amount of rooftop solar plants, and . . . projects aimed at easing poverty, . . . were more than expected, and . . . develo...

Read story →    comment    -----

#tesla Electric Semi Trucks

Nov 19 2017 08:10 PM | eds in Electric

44 Orders for Tesla's electric Semi truck, . . . (which is supposed to start shipping in 2019, price unknown?) . . . 15 Walmart, . . . 25 Loblaw, (Canadian grocery giant), . . . 4 J.B. Hunt Transport Services 11-19-2017 Source: #Tesla electric S...

Read story →    comment    -----

People In Charge Don’T Believe In #science?

Nov 19 2017 03:05 PM | eds in Economy & Politics

Harrison Ford said, . . . “We face an unprecedented moment in this country. . . . Today’s greatest threat is not: . . . . . . climate change, . . . . . . pollution, . . . . . . flood, or . . . . . . fire. . . . It’s that we’ve got people in charge of i...

Read story →    comment    -----

$1 Trillion Invested In #climate Solutions

Nov 18 2017 01:50 PM | eds in Economy & Politics

$1 Trillion, . . . is already being invested in climate solutions, ranging from: . . . . . . renewables, . . . . . . energy efficiency, and . . . . . . public transport. https://www.youtube....h?v=IAZy75RKb84 $17 Trillion, . . . investing in...

Read story →    comment    -----

Mega-#iceberg Breaks Off

Nov 17 2017 04:50 PM | eds in Ed's Articles

In July, . . . one of the largest icebergs ever recorded, a . . . 2,300 mi² chunk of ice, that represented . . . 10% of the total ice shelf, . . . broke off from Antartica’s Larsen C ice shelf. 11-17-2017 Source: Mega-#iceberg breaks off

Read story →    comment    -----

#coal: Renewables & Storage's, Effect On?

Nov 17 2017 03:20 PM | eds in Economy & Politics

Prime Minister Narendra Modi targets, . . . almost tripling renewables capacity to . . . 175 GW by 2022. Power distributors in India, are opting to negotiate . . . 10-year agreements with coal power providers, rather than traditional . . . 25-year dea...

Read story →    comment    -----

Global #carbon Emissions Above 2 °C

Nov 15 2017 02:00 PM | eds in Pollution

Global carbon emissions will increase in 2017, . . . after 3 stable years of little-to-no growth, . . . according to new research published this week, . . . growing by 2% over 2016 levels, and . . . predicted to increase again in 2018, . . . meaning th...

Read story →    comment    -----

Already Past Point Of No Return: #climate

Nov 15 2017 01:50 PM | eds in Pollution

In 1992, . . . 1700 scientists, penned an open letter entitled, . . . “The World Scientists’ Warning to Humanity.” Human activities, . . . inflict harsh and often irreversible damage, on the: . . . . . . environment, . . . . . . critical resources, an...

Read story →    comment    -----

#bike: Ups E-Trike

Nov 14 2017 04:35 PM | eds in Green Living

UPS rolls out it's e-Trike delivery system https://www.youtube....h?v=KpORRQV1WNE Electric Cargo Trikes moving products worldwide https://www.youtube....h?v=A4pxglSN1Ug

Read story →    comment    -----