Minneapolis officials announced new targets on Friday for moving the city to 100 percent renewable electricity. The goal is for municipal facilities and operations to reach that by 2022, with the rest of the city fully complying by 2030.
05/08/2018

WIND AND SOLAR PROVIDE 98% OF ALL NEW ELECTRICAL GENERATING CAPACITY IN JANUARY + FEBRUARY
05/07/2018

Three nuclear plants owned by FirstEnergy can retire without threatening the reliability of electricity service, grid operator PJM said in a deactivation analysis released Monday.
05/06/2018

(CNN)Carbon dioxide (CO2), the No. 1 greenhouse gas leading to man-made global warming, has reached a dubious new milestone.
05/06/2018

Researchers have proposed three different methods for providing consistent power in 139 countries using 100 percent renewable energy.
02/20/2018

When Elon Musk offered to build what would be the largest grid storage battery installation in the world in South Australia last year, he set off a chain of events that may have implications for the entire world. In a show of typical Muskian over-the-top bravado,
02/20/2018

Electrification isn't all-or-nothing. A new Airbus, Rolls-Royce, Siemens partnership aims to start with one engine.
12/11/2017

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Ameresco completes solar farm on capped Connecticut landfill
Solar Power World - With almost 1 MW of solar panels, this project was made possible by virtual net metering, a program that was just expanded in CT in SB 9.
Hamden officials, governor kick off "Solar for All" effort
New Haven Register - The lease program offered by PosiGen Solar covers the full cost of installing, maintaining and insuring solar panels without the burden of a minimum-income requirement, credit check, or required-equipment purchase.
Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy Says Volkswagen Settlement Funds Will Help Update Diesel Trucks
Transport Topics - Both government and non-government entities are eligible for a grants, which you can apply. How about your town?
Local company plans test run for high-capacity battery storage
Newstimes - The project will be in New York. When will we have one in Connecticut?
Picturing a ton of CO2
EDF - Renewable energy projects result in less carbon emissions as measured in tons of CO2. But what is a ton of CO2 and how many tons does a typical car or household emit in a year?
Remember Chornobyl, Three Mile Island and Japan
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