#Wind power

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

    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
    Environment

    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

  • Article: Malawi Boy Who Saved His Village From Famine at Center of New Netflix Film
    Food & Hunger

    Malawi Boy Who Saved His Village From Famine at Center of New Netflix Film

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Carmen Singer|Feb. 13, 2019

    “William’s story represents, what has to be, the future in countries like Malawi.” Read more

  • Article: Spain Plans to Reach 100% Renewable Energy by 2050
    Environment

    Spain Plans to Reach 100% Renewable Energy by 2050

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Nov. 14, 2018

    They're closing down coal plants to invest in wind farms. Read more

  • Article: Sweden Will Reach Its 2030 Renewable Energy Target This Year
    Finance & Innovation

    Sweden Will Reach Its 2030 Renewable Energy Target This Year

    By Joe McCarthy|July 5, 2018

    Renewable energy can now viably replace fossil fuels. Read more

  • Article: Germany Produced Enough Renewable Energy in 6 Months for the Rest of 2018
    Environment

    Germany Produced Enough Renewable Energy in 6 Months for the Rest of 2018

    By Joe McCarthy|July 3, 2018

    But it still relies on fossil fuels. Read more

  • Article: 2017 Was the Best Year Ever For Solar Power
    Environment

    2017 Was the Best Year Ever For Solar Power

    By Joe McCarthy|April 6, 2018

    China was the driving force behind this surge. Read more

  • Article: Portugal Produced 103% of Its Energy From Renewables in March
    Environment

    Portugal Produced 103% of Its Energy From Renewables in March

    By Joe McCarthy|April 5, 2018

    But the country still depends on fossil fuels to avoid blackouts. Read more