#Green Energy

  • Article: Britain Just Went Without Coal for Its Longest Stretch Since the Industrial Revolution

    Britain Just Went Without Coal for Its Longest Stretch Since the Industrial Revolution

    By James Hitchings-Hales|April 28, 2020

    The UK has broken a new green record. Read more

  • Article: How People in Scotland Are Crowdfunding Solar Energy Projects in Africa

    How People in Scotland Are Crowdfunding Solar Energy Projects in Africa

    By Helen Lock|Feb. 25, 2020

    The UK aid-funded platform Energise Africa has helped 452,000 people switch from kerosine to solar. Read more

  • 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: Britain Will Build the World’s Largest Wind Turbines to Power Millions of Homes

    Britain Will Build the World’s Largest Wind Turbines to Power Millions of Homes

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  Pia Gralki|Oct. 2, 2019

    Every turbine can reportedly power 16,000 homes. Read more

  • Article: Ugandan Entrepreneurs Create Eco-Friendly Machine to Preserve Food, Prevent Waste

    Ugandan Entrepreneurs Create Eco-Friendly Machine to Preserve Food, Prevent Waste

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 29, 2019

    The thermal machine, which prevents harvests from spoiling, uses green energy to generate heat. Read more

  • Article: This Green Device Could Bring Power and Clean Water to the World's Most Vulnerable

    This Green Device Could Bring Power and Clean Water to the World's Most Vulnerable

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez|July 23, 2019

    If researchers can make the new technology affordable and scalable, the prospects look promising. Read more

  • Article: Africa's Largest Wind Power Project Just Opened in Northern Kenya

    Africa's Largest Wind Power Project Just Opened in Northern Kenya

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 22, 2019

    This will help reduce electricity costs and dependence on fossil fuels. Read more

  • Article: The UK's Oil and Gas Industry Has a Message for Greta Thunberg and Other Youth Activists

    The UK's Oil and Gas Industry Has a Message for Greta Thunberg and Other Youth Activists

    By Helen Lock|June 5, 2019

    "We are listening because we want the world to be a better place too." Read more