Recent articles mark the trend towards renewables:
Read about Shell – less of an oil company moving forward. In Australia, “Banks warned of ‘regulatory action’ as climate change bites global economy”. And Canada promises legislation in 2018 to punish carbon polluters.
Tamil Nadu’s share of renewable energy (wind, solar, biomass and small hydro) in its total energy mix hit 20% in the first five months (April-August) of fiscal 2017, according to a report by research firm Elara Capital. Read article
“In the first analysis of using evaporation as renewable energy, Columbia University scientists have found that evaporation-to-power devices on lakes and reservoirs could generate 325 gigawatts of electricity—about 70 percent of current U.S. production.” (more…)