#Coal

  • Article: Renewable Energy Just Overtook Fossil Fuels in the UK for the First Time

    Renewable Energy Just Overtook Fossil Fuels in the UK for the First Time

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Oct. 16, 2019

    Renewable energy just provided 40% of all of Britain’s electricity needs. Read more

  • Article: Texas Now Gets More Power From Wind Than Coal

    Texas Now Gets More Power From Wind Than Coal

    By Joe McCarthy|July 26, 2019

    Texas produces three times as much wind power as the next closests state in the US. Read more

  • Article: Low-Carbon Energy Generated More Than Half of UK's Electricity in 2018 for the First Time

    Low-Carbon Energy Generated More Than Half of UK's Electricity in 2018 for the First Time

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 26, 2019

    Renewables and nuclear were responsible for a record-breaking 52.6%. Read more

  • Article: Britain Just Went a Full Week Without Coal Power for the First Time in Over 100 Years

    Britain Just Went a Full Week Without Coal Power for the First Time in Over 100 Years

    By Imogen Calderwood|May 8, 2019

    It became official at 1.24 p.m. on Wednesday. Read more

  • Article: Australia’s Solar Power Installations Soar to Record Heights

    Australia’s Solar Power Installations Soar to Record Heights

    By Madeleine Keck|April 17, 2019

    Solar installations in the first quarter of 2019 were 46% greater than the same period last year. Read more

  • Article: The World's Deadliest Air Pollution Hotspot Is in South Africa

    The World's Deadliest Air Pollution Hotspot Is in South Africa

    By Thato Mahlangu|Nov. 1, 2018

    “How many people should die before something is done?” Read more

  • Article: This Is the First Major UK Energy Company to Use 100% Wind Power

    This Is the First Major UK Energy Company to Use 100% Wind Power

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 17, 2018

    It’s the first of the “big six” energy providers to do so. Read more

  • Article: Australia Refuses to Shift Away From Coal Despite Recent Dire Climate Warning

    Australia Refuses to Shift Away From Coal Despite Recent Dire Climate Warning

    By Madeleine Keck|Oct. 11, 2018

    “Coal-fired power stations play an important part of our energy mix and will do so going forward.” Read more