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Home energy bills spike 37% during pandemic

Home energy bills spike 37% during pandemic

If you’re one of the millions of people working from home as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, you’re no doubt aware of the impact doing so has had on your monthly energy bills. Price comparison site Compare the Market has estimated that being at home more often...

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Renewables spending to surpass Oil & Gas in 2021

Renewables spending to surpass Oil & Gas in 2021

Goldman Sachs says renewable-energy spending will surpass oil and gas for the first time ever in 2021 — and sees total investment spiking to $16 trillion over the next decade The transition to renewable power from traditional fuels will create a $16 trillion...

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Wind Energy Giants Embracing Solar Power

Wind Energy Giants Embracing Solar Power

Onshore wind is now the leading renewable energy technology in the U.S., and it's still knocking competitors out of the way. Last year wind overtook hydropower in total generation, and 2020 is on track to be a record year for new wind farm construction. But all other...

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Can EDF Make Big Money in Small-Scale Renewables?

Can EDF Make Big Money in Small-Scale Renewables?

The world’s leading nuclear power generator is betting big on a future of small-scale, distributed energy. Électricité de France operates 57 nuclear reactors in its home country and owns stakes in several U.S. nuclear plants that it's now moving to sell. But EDF's...

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The Power of Second Life Batteries

The Power of Second Life Batteries

Car manufacturer Rivian have created a video about how the people of Puerto Rico have embraced the use of solar power, and their desire to re-purpose used car batteries for grid storage. By using solar power stored in used car batteries, the people of Cash Pueblo want...

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