Solar Power

Wasted green power tests China's energy leadership

Jun 5, 2017

China's scramble to curb pollution has made it the world leader in renewable energy development, yet increasing amounts of that green power have gone unused

India, France show common front on climate change fight

Jun 3, 2017

French President Emmanuel Macron and the prime minister of India have put forth a common front on the need to fight climate change, with the French leader saying he would travel to India before year's end for a summit on promoting solar energy

Energy's Perry having blast running agency he vowed to kill

Jun 3, 2017

Energy Secretary Rick Perry says he's having the time of his life running an agency he once said he wanted to eliminate.

Despite Trump, cleaner energy growth expected to carry on

Jun 1, 2017

The push to use cleaner forms of energy is unlikely to slow down, even if President Donald Trump abandons U.S. pledges to reduce carbon emissions

UN chief urges action on climate change as Trump debates

May 31, 2017

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is making an impassioned appeal for the world to tackle climate change and implement an international accord aimed at reducing carbon emissions

White House adviser differs with coal-loving president

May 26, 2017

The president's chief economic adviser is casting doubt on the future of U.S. coal, saying it "doesn't really make that much sense anymore as a feedstock," directly contradicting Trump's repeated promises to revive the struggling coal industry.

Syrian refugees in Jordan's desert get solar power

May 17, 2017

Solar power lights up Syrian refugee camp in Jordan's remote desert, world's first to be hooked up to renewable energy

California's solar energy set power supply record in March

Apr 11, 2017

California met its goal to produce about half the state's electricity from renewable sources for three hours on March 11, a new estimate from the U.S. government shows

Massachusetts request boosts northern energy projects

Apr 9, 2017

A request by Massachusetts for a supply of clean, renewable electricity could give a boost to a series of proposals to carry Canadian renewable energy to southern New England through proposed transmission lines in Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine

School librarian will bring equipment to jungle classrooms

Apr 8, 2017

Dana Rensi was in Peru working her way through a Fulbright teacher exchange program when she decided to go a little deeper into the jungle

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