New Renewable Energy Capacity Hit Record Levels In 2019
Green Energy

New Renewable Energy Capacity Hit Record Levels In 2019

New Renewable Energy Capacity Hit Record Levels In 2019 (theguardian.com) Posted by BeauHD on Monday April 06, 2020 @09:01PM from the renewable-energy dept. According to data from the International Renewable Energy Agency (Irena), solar, wind and other green technologies now provide more than one-third of the world’s power, marking another record. The Guardian reports: Fossil…

Power Line: How renewable energy will weather a recession, Goldman’s top startups, and a look at the electric plane revolution
Green Energy

Power Line: How renewable energy will weather a recession, Goldman’s top startups, and a look at the electric plane revolution

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Renewable energy stocks could be the first to bounce back after the pandemic ‘peaks,’ JPMorgan says. These are the bank’s top 4 picks.
Green Energy

Renewable energy stocks could be the first to bounce back after the pandemic ‘peaks,’ JPMorgan says. These are the bank’s top 4 picks.

JPMorgan says renewable energy stocks could be the first to recover after the coronavirus pandemic “peaks.” First Solar This story is available exclusively on Business Insider Prime. Join BI Prime and start reading now. On Wednesday, the Dow closed below 20,000, erasing gains made during the Trump presidency. Stocks of renewable energy companies — including those…

JPMorgan: Renewable energy stocks could be first to bounce back
Renewable Energy

JPMorgan: Renewable energy stocks could be first to bounce back

JPMorgan says renewable energy stocks could be the first to recover after the coronavirus pandemic “peaks.” First Solar This story is available exclusively on Business Insider Prime. Join BI Prime and start reading now. On Wednesday, the Dow closed below 20,000, erasing gains made during the Trump presidency. Stocks of renewable energy companies — including those…

Mexico’s Renewable Power Suppliers Face Risks Under Grid Proposal
Renewable Energy

Mexico’s Renewable Power Suppliers Face Risks Under Grid Proposal

(Bloomberg) — Mexico’s Federal Electricity Commission is proposing to cancel some contracts and eliminate discounts on transmission costs for power generators to use its network, dealing the latest blow to Mexico’s budding private renewable energy market.CFE, as the state utility is known, is seeking to eliminate 50% discounts on transmission costs for so-called legacy permits…

Bio-coal: A renewable and massively producible fuel from lignocellulosic biomass
Renewable Energy

Bio-coal: A renewable and massively producible fuel from lignocellulosic biomass

AbstractDevelopment of renewable energy is essential to mitigating the fossil fuel shortage and climate change issues. Here, we propose to produce a new type of energy, bio-coal, via a fast pyrolysis coupled with atmospheric distillation process. The high heating values of the as-prepared bio-coals from the representative biomass are within 25.4 to 28.2 MJ kg−1,…