#Renewable Energy

  • Article: Sustainable Electric Bikes Are Helping Women Find Economic Empowerment in Rural Zimbabwe

    Sustainable Electric Bikes Are Helping Women Find Economic Empowerment in Rural Zimbabwe

    By Leah Rodriguez|May 27, 2020

    The bikes are saving women hours of walking and chores. Read more

  • Feature: Ask an Activist: What Can I Do to Help Fight Climate Change?

    Ask an Activist: What Can I Do to Help Fight Climate Change?

    By Leah Rodriguez|April 30, 2020

    An NRDC expert shares simple tips to reduce your carbon footprint. Read more

  • 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: 72% of New Energy Used in 2019 Came From Renewable Sources

    72% of New Energy Used in 2019 Came From Renewable Sources

    By Brandon Wiggins|April 8, 2020

    Renewable energy sources now account for over a third of the world’s total energy capacity. Read more

  • Article: Senegal Opens West Africa's First Major Wind Farm in Push for Renewables

    Senegal Opens West Africa's First Major Wind Farm in Push for Renewables

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 4, 2020

    The country will get 30% of its energy from renewable sources. Read more

  • Article: Why Britain Lifting the Ban on Onshore Wind Farm Subsidies Is Big News for the Environment

    Why Britain Lifting the Ban on Onshore Wind Farm Subsidies Is Big News for the Environment

    By James Hitchings-Hales|March 3, 2020

    The ban brought in by David Cameron has been reversed. Read more

  • Article: Tesco Just Reached a Major Green Energy Deal and Will Start Installing Solar Panels at Stores

    Tesco Just Reached a Major Green Energy Deal and Will Start Installing Solar Panels at Stores

    By Helen Lock|Oct. 29, 2019

    The supermarket is aiming to be 100% renewable by 2030. 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