42% of coal capacity is unprofitable finds our global analysis; see the report and interactive portal, plus analyst notes, news of the month and more.

“More excellent research from Carbon Tracker helping to avoid mis-investment decisions! ~Hazel Henderson, Editor“ Powering Down Coal: New global coal analysis and interactive portal Our latest report Powering Down Coal finds that it’s currently cheaper to build entirely new renewable capacity than continue running 36% of coal plants. The analysis …

ACEEE’s January Newsletter

January Newsletter Hello friends, We hope you had a warm and bright holiday season. As we set goals for 2019, we want to share our recent highlights and those of our allies. Today, we are releasing three new topic briefs as well as a Governors Toolkit, which will help newly elected and …

We Must Remove Carbon from the Atmosphere

“Most of these CO2 capture  proposals and experiments are ineffective and untested!  In our Green Transition Scoreboard 2018: “Capturing CO2 While Improving Human Nutrition & Health“ we identify all the more effective, viable and sustainable  methods of  capturing and re-using CO2 and all the investors and start-up companies leading the …

Zero energy buildings on the rise but barriers remain

Zero energy buildings on the rise but barriers remain By Christopher Perry, Senior Analyst, Buildings Program Zero energy building codes are making inroads in Oregon, California, British Columbia, and other places, but a new ACEEE white paper reveals that they still face barriers to nationwide success, including a “solar-only” mentality. From coast …

Bitcoin Could Theoretically Put Paris Climate Goals Out of Reach – Bloomberg

“Ethical Markets agrees!  See my “Money Is not Wealth: Cryptos v. Fiats“  and  “Hey COP 23.  Bitcoin Mining Exploding CO2 Emissions!“, both on www.ethicalmarkets.com  and  my interview on  www.greeneconomycoalition.org ~Hazel Henderson,  Editor” Bitcoin Could Theoretically Put Paris Climate Goals Out of Reach by Eric Roston and Olga Kharif A provocative analysis …

Towards the battery of the future, Science for Environment Policy

Multimedia October 2018 Towards the battery of the future Towards the battery of the future High-quality and innovative batteries are imperative for the EU in the context of its move towards a low-carbon, climate-friendly and more circular economy. However, manufacturing and using batteries, as well as the way they are …

Sustainable Finance News: The time to invest in energy access is now

Sustainable Finance News 25 September 2018 Sustainable Finance Leadership Series The Sustainable Finance Leadership series presents the views of key figures in the world of finance, climate change and sustainable development. This is the third in the series – the first by Jeremy Grantham on “The mythical peril of divesting …

Storage news: Low-cost, long duration storage technologies

Over 24 hours of networking, all in one spot Engage with the solar and storage industry by attending a networking event at Solar Power International (SPI) and Energy Storage International (ESI). From golf to a 5k, this is a premier opportunity to make your impression in a growing industry. Make …

Companies vs Climate Change-Amsterdam, 9-10 October 2018

Enter Europe Site Two weeks remaining until Companies Vs Climate Change! In Amsterdam at ING Headquarters. REGISTER TODAY to be a part of “The B2B Climate Solutions Event.” NEW SPEAKERS added from: Microsoft, Sky & Bettys and Taylors Group. Use 15% discount code: P100VAN. To see the speakers, agenda and …