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07 12 2019 | 08:57

Χαμηλές οι κλιματικές επιδόσεις της Ελλάδας.

Παρά την ολοένα αυξανόμενη ευαισθητοποίηση για το σοβαρότατο θέμα της κλιματικής αλλαγής, παρατηρείται, ακόμη, σημαντικό έλλειμμα σε εθνικό επίπεδο στην υιοθέτηση ολοκληρωμένων αλλά και πρακτικών…

07 12 2019 | 08:43

Ελληνοτουρκικά και υδρογονάνθρακες - Προκλήσεις, προοπτικές.

Η Τουρκία, προωθώντας την παράνομη ΑΟΖ με Λιβύη, είναι βέβαιο ότι θα προχωρήσει και σε επόμενα βήματα, όπως αυτά έχουν ήδη προαναγγελθεί από τη στρατηγική της «Γαλάζιας Πατρίδας». Βρισκόμαστε μπροστά…

06 12 2019 | 08:28

Solar photovoltaic power capacity to exceed 8,000 GW by 2050.

Global solar photovoltaic (PV) capacity is expected to exceed 8,000 Gigawatt (GW) by 2050, 18 times the current levels, according to an analysis by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA).

06 12 2019 | 08:23

REN21 Report Highlights Cities’ Role in Sustainable Energy Transition.

STORY HIGHLIGHTS -‘REN21 Renewables in Cities 2019 Global Status Report’ examines the role of cities in accelerating a transition to sustainable energy. -The report emphasizes that cities are…

06 12 2019 | 08:20

Save the Children: Climate Crisis Causing Hunger for Millions of Africans.

LONDON - Millions of people in southern and eastern Africa are facing emergency food insecurity partly caused by climate change, half of them children, according to the charity Save the Children. The…

06 12 2019 | 08:04

Low-carbon road paved with opportunities and challenges, EY says.

Few would doubt that the transition to low carbon provides the renewables industry with a massive opportunity. The challenges are not for the faint-hearted, however, as timescales accelerate,…

05 12 2019 | 07:32

Africa’s Civil Society Calls for Action as COP25 Kicks off in Madrid.

MADRID - During the 25th round of climate change negotiations starting today in Madrid, Spain, African civil society organisations will call on governments from both developing and developed nations…

05 12 2019 | 07:15

The Downside of Solar Energy.

As renewable energy expands, used photovoltaic panels are creating a growing waste problem—but recycling could be the answer.

05 12 2019 | 07:07

Floods predicted to uproot 50 mln people a year as climate heats up.

MADRID - The number of people at risk of being forced from their homes by river flooding could surge to as many as 50 million a year by the end of the century if governments do not step up action to…

04 12 2019 | 15:33

Why Power-to-Gas May Flourish in a Renewables-Heavy World.

While still in its infancy, power-to-gas provides a promising approach to convert renewable power into “green” hydrogen and methane, furnishing the renewables sector with a potentially lucrative…

04 12 2019 | 15:29

For hydrogen to be truly 'clean' it must be made with renewables, not coal.

Using hydrogen as a clean fuel is an idea whose time may be coming. For Australia, producing hydrogen is alluring: it could create a lucrative new domestic industry and help the world achieve a…

04 12 2019 | 15:24

As Earth faces climate catastrophe, US set to open nearly 200 power plants.

Powerful hurricanes. Record-breaking heatwaves. Droughts that bring ruin to farmers. Raging forest fires. The mass die-off of the world's coral reefs. Food scarcity.  To avoid a climate change…

04 12 2019 | 15:08

Is the world ready to end the coal era and embrace clean energy?

Access to electricity has transformed the world, helping countries to develop their economies, and lifting millions out of poverty. However, this success has come at a great cost: the energy sector,…

04 12 2019 | 14:58

Cheap at Last, Batteries Are Making a Solar Dream Come True.

Solar power is increasingly available around the clock as energy storage become more affordable.

04 12 2019 | 09:35

I study collapsed civilizations. Here’s my advice for a climate change apocalypse.

I am an archaeologist and a wilderness survival instructor. Because I study societies that have collapsed, and since I teach basic outdoor skills, people ask me about what to do in a natural disaster…

04 12 2019 | 09:26

Δει δη δικτύων... Καμπανάκι από τους παραγωγούς για «αδύναμη» αναφορά του ΕΣΕΚ στις απαραίτητες διασυνδέσεις.

Όσο κι αν περιγράφει το ΕΣΕΚ την ανάγκη των έργων της ηλεκτρικής διασύνδεσης για τη διείσδυση των Ανανεώσιμων Πηγών Ενέργειας δίνοντας μάλιστα κι ενδεικτικά χρονοδιαγράμματα ολοκλήρωσης έως το 2029…

04 12 2019 | 08:56

COP25: youth ‘leadership’ contrasts with government inaction, says UN chief.

António Guterres, the United Nations secretary general, contrasted the “leadership” and “mobilisation” shown by the world’s youth on the climate emergency with the lack of action by governments,…

04 12 2019 | 08:28

Coal power becoming 'uninsurable' as firms refuse cover.

US insurers join retreat from European insurers meaning coal projects cannot be built or operated. The number of insurers withdrawing cover for coal projects more than doubled this year and for the…

02 12 2019 | 15:04

Λυδία λίθος για το ΕΣΕΚ, ο στόχος 38,5% για εξοικονόμηση ενέργειας - Η αγορά αναμένει το σχέδιο δράσης και το μηχανισμό παρακολούθησης.

Στην εξοικονόμηση ενέργειας, δηλαδή στη μείωση του ενεργειακού αποτυπώματος κτιρίων και οχημάτων, βρίσκεται το κλειδί για την υλοποίηση των στόχων του νέου Εθνικού Σχεδίου για την Ενέργεια και το…