Reviewing why we improve energy efficiency

Reviewing why we improve energy efficiency

For many years now, there have been many writing about the benefits from improved energy efficiency. This was brought home by work at the International Energy Agency. Jacob Bayer writes a good post on the Fox News website that is refreshing to see. It is important for a wider audience to get a better appreciation … Continue reading

“How do we decarbonize the electricity sector, while keeping the lights on, keeping costs low and avoiding unintended consequences that could make emissions increase?”

“How do we decarbonize the electricity sector, while keeping the lights on, keeping costs low and avoiding unintended consequences that could make emissions increase?”

No one said the sustainable energy transition would be easy. Eduardo Porter writes in the New York Times about some of the bumps along the road.   How Renewable Energy Is Blowing Climate Change Efforts Off Course Is the global effort to combat climate change, painstakingly agreed to in Paris seven months ago, already going … Continue reading

The market opportunities for UK energy storage

The market opportunities for UK energy storage

We all know that there are many important developments underway to improve energy storage technologies. A news item on the Renewable Energy Focus website discusses a new report that makes a series of far-reaching recommendations to level the playing field for rapidly developing energy storage technologies.   New report sets out blueprint for investment in … Continue reading

Using drones to promote renewable energy

Using drones to promote renewable energy

While there are regulatory issues that will have to be addressed, Julia Pyper writes on the Greentech Media website about the potential for using drones to promote renewable energy. What do you think?   Why Drones Are ‘Game-Changing’ for Renewable Energy Amazon caused quite the stir in 2013 when it announced plans to launch a … Continue reading