Fighting the Fossil Fuel Economy in Appalachia. With the coal industry dying, public officials are promoting fracking and petrochemicals. “Why are we in such bad shape when these corporations have made billions of dollars from what’s under our feet?”

Fighting the Fossil Fuel Economy in Appalachia. With the coal industry dying, public officials are promoting fracking and petrochemicals. “Why are we in such bad shape when these corporations have made billions of dollars from what’s under our feet?” submitted by /u/mafco to r/energy [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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Germany will pay billions to speed up coal-fired power plant shutdowns. Operators will be compensated for early switch-offs. “We are the first country that is exiting nuclear and coal power on a binding basis and this is an important international signal that we are sending.”

Germany will pay billions to speed up coal-fired power plant shutdowns. Operators will be compensated for early switch-offs. “We are the first country that is exiting nuclear and coal power on a binding basis and this is an important international signal that we are sending.” submitted by /u/mafco to r/energy [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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Hyundai Vice Chairman Chung promotes benefits of ‘hydrogen society’. “Under the Hydrogen Vision 2030, Hyundai will boost annual fuel-cell systems production capacity to 700,000 by 2030 and explore new business opportunities…”

Hyundai Vice Chairman Chung promotes benefits of ‘hydrogen society’. “Under the Hydrogen Vision 2030, Hyundai will boost annual fuel-cell systems production capacity to 700,000 by 2030 and explore new business opportunities…” submitted by /u/chopchopped to r/energy [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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All net new electricity generation in the US will be wind and solar power in 2020. The EIA projects that 9.3 GW of new fossil-based power will be countered by 9.5 GW of retiring fossil-fuel plants. Since middle 2006 – no net new fossils.

All net new electricity generation in the US will be wind and solar power in 2020. The EIA projects that 9.3 GW of new fossil-based power will be countered by 9.5 GW of retiring fossil-fuel plants. Since middle 2006 – no net new fossils. submitted by /u/Spinach_Feta_Wrap to r/energy [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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How Well Do Solar Panels Work In The Snow? Even with Minnesota’s snowy, dark winters, the state ranks 11th when it comes to solar installations. The Twin Cities is equivalent to Houston or Tallahassee when it comes to available sunlight. That’s less than Phoenix or Denver, but more than Germany.

How Well Do Solar Panels Work In The Snow? Even with Minnesota’s snowy, dark winters, the state ranks 11th when it comes to solar installations. The Twin Cities is equivalent to Houston or Tallahassee when it comes to available sunlight. That’s less than Phoenix or Denver, but more than Germany. submitted by /u/mafco to r/energy [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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