Blue dye shows promise as key renewable energy component

      Water polluted with industrial waste could turn out to be the perfect thing for storing energy from renewables, scientists have found. Chemists at the University of Buffalo in the US have shown that a major component of waste from the textile...

Most Popular Energy Source? Everyone Loves Solar

A recent survey shows yet again that solar panels (and wind turbines) have a level of bipartisan popularity that would be the envy of any politician. That means we’ll have something safe to talk about at the next barbecue after all. read more original article...

This island nation is making the fastest-ever shift to renewables

Like most islands, Palau, a Pacific island nation that bills itself as a pristine paradise, currently relies on diesel fuel to supply almost all of its electricity. It’s both polluting and expensive; residents pay more than twice as much per kilowatt-hour than an...

Renewable Energy Jobs Reach 10.3 Million Worldwide in 2017

    The renewable energy industry created more than 500,000 new jobs globally in 2017, a 5.3 per cent increase from 2016, according to the latest figures released by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA). According to the fifth edition of...