#Renewable energy

  • Article: Navajo Women Are Bringing Sustainable Solar Power to the Navajo Nation

    Navajo Women Are Bringing Sustainable Solar Power to the Navajo Nation

    By Joe McCarthy|June 4, 2020

    “The sun plays a significant role in our teachings as Navajo people." Read more

  • Article: 7 Ways Countries Can Restart Their Economies to Fight Climate Change

    7 Ways Countries Can Restart Their Economies to Fight Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy|May 1, 2020

    “We have to choose a new way forward.” Read more

  • Article: Virginia Is the First Southern US State to Pursue 100% Renewable Energy

    Virginia Is the First Southern US State to Pursue 100% Renewable Energy

    By Joe McCarthy|March 13, 2020

    The Virginia Clean Economy Act of 2020 is a major breakthrough for the state. Read more

  • Article: 2019 Saw the Sharpest Drop in Carbon Emissions From Electricity in 30 Years

    2019 Saw the Sharpest Drop in Carbon Emissions From Electricity in 30 Years

    By Joe McCarthy|March 10, 2020

    The 2019 decline in carbon emissions breaks the yearslong pattern of rising emissions. Read more

  • Feature: The 10 Biggest Environmental Wins of 2019

    The 10 Biggest Environmental Wins of 2019

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|Dec. 16, 2019

    “The point of no return is no longer over the horizon. It is in sight and is hurtling toward us.” Read more

  • Article: Nobel Prize in Chemistry Recognizes Key Renewable Energy Breakthrough

    Nobel Prize in Chemistry Recognizes Key Renewable Energy Breakthrough

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 9, 2019

    “They have laid the foundation of a wireless, fossil fuel-free society.” 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: The UK Now Gets More Than Half of Its Energy From Renewables

    The UK Now Gets More Than Half of Its Energy From Renewables

    By Joe McCarthy|June 21, 2019

    Coal has gone from being the main source of electricity to a marginal source. Read more