#Renewable Energy

  • 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|Oct. 2, 2019

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

  • Article: This English Rail Line Will Be World’s First Directly Powered By Solar Energy

    This English Rail Line Will Be World’s First Directly Powered By Solar Energy

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Aug. 27, 2019

    The future is here — and it's in Aldershot. 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: Africa's Largest Wind Power Project Just Opened in Northern Kenya

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

    July 22, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    This will help reduce electricity costs and dependence on fossil fuels. 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: This Free Children's Book Helps Parents Explain Climate Change

    This Free Children's Book Helps Parents Explain Climate Change

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 25, 2019

    Right now, children and teenagers are leading a global movement against climate change. Read more

  • Article: Washington, DC, Will Run on 100% Renewable Electricity by 2032 — and It Could Save Lives

    Washington, DC, Will Run on 100% Renewable Electricity by 2032 — and It Could Save Lives

    By Sophie Maes|Jan. 22, 2019

    More than 90% of the world’s children breathe toxic air, according to the World Health Organization. Read more