#Renewable Energy

  • Article: Ikea Will Phase Out Single-Use Plastics From Its Stores by 2020
    Environment

    Ikea Will Phase Out Single-Use Plastics From Its Stores by 2020

    By Daniele Selby|June 8, 2018

    The Swedish furniture giant is going green. Read more

  • Article: This Train Station in India Is the First to Run Entirely on Solar Energy
    Environment

    This Train Station in India Is the First to Run Entirely on Solar Energy

    By Phineas Rueckert|May 21, 2018

    Indian Railways wants 25% of energy to be renewable by 2025. Read more

  • Article: UK Wind Power Generated More Energy Than Nuclear in First Months of 2018
    Environment

    UK Wind Power Generated More Energy Than Nuclear in First Months of 2018

    By James Hitchings-Hales|May 16, 2018

    But don’t be blown away just yet — there’s way more to the story. Read more

  • Article: Solar Power Could Save Water in Thirsty Middle East and North Africa
    Water & Sanitation

    Solar Power Could Save Water in Thirsty Middle East and North Africa

    May 15, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Switching to renewable energy could save water used in generating electricity. Read more

  • Article: British CO2 Emissions Fall to Lowest Level Since 1890
    Environment

    British CO2 Emissions Fall to Lowest Level Since 1890

    By James Hitchings-Hales|May 9, 2018

    And it’s all because we’ve said goodbye to coal. Read more

  • Article: The UK Just Went 55 Hours  Without Using Coal for the First Time Ever
    Environment

    The UK Just Went 55 Hours Without Using Coal for the First Time Ever

    By Chris Gelardi|April 20, 2018

    Wind power picked up the slack during the 55-hour streak. Read more

  • Article: Finland Plans to Ban Coal by 2029, One Year Ahead of Schedule
    Environment

    Finland Plans to Ban Coal by 2029, One Year Ahead of Schedule

    By Phineas Rueckert|April 11, 2018

    The country still gets 10% of its power from coal. Read more

  • Article: Two-Thirds of Scotland’s Energy Is Coming From Renewable Sources
    Environment

    Two-Thirds of Scotland’s Energy Is Coming From Renewable Sources

    By Chris Gelardi|April 2, 2018

    The country could be consuming nothing but renewable energy by 2020. Read more