100% Renewable Energy

Collection by Mik Aidt

79 
Pins
 • 
593 
Followers

Around the world, cities and communities aim for within the next decade to be able to provide electricity to the municipality, its citizens and and its industries using 100% renewable energy sources.

Mik Aidt
Climate change
Other Pins

Climate change

100% Renewable Energy Worldwide Isn't Just Possible—It's Also More Cost-Effective - Transitioning the world to 100 percent renewable electricity isn't just some environmentalist pipe dream—it's "feasible at every hour throughout the year" and is more cost-effective than the current system, which largely relies on fossil fuels and nuclear energy, a new study claims. The research was compiled by Finland's Lappeenranta University of Technology and the Berlin-based nonprofit Energy Watch Group

100% Renewable Energy Worldwide Isn't Just Possible—It's Also More Cost-Effective

Research shows that existing renewable energy potential and technologies, coupled with storage, can generate enough to meet global electricity demand by 2050.

Other Pins

South Australia to hit 100% renewable power by 2025 – market operator |  Contrary to federal government modelling, as old gas turbines switch off in the next decade, renewable electricity share will soar...

South Australia to hit 100% renewable power by 2025 - market operator

Contrary to federal government modelling, as old gas turbines switch off in the next decade, renewable electricity share will soar

Apple, Etsy, Swiss Re partner to develop 290MW of wind and solar. Each company has committed to sourcing 100% of their electricity needs for their global operations from renewable energy.

Apple, Etsy, Swiss Re partner to develop 290MW of wind, solar | One Step Off The Grid

Each company has committed to sourcing 100% of their electricity needs for their global operations from renewable energy.

This island nation is making the fastest-ever shift to renewables

The island nation of Palau plans to stop buying diesel and go 100% solar by the end of 2019–and offer a blueprint for other island nations to do the same.

Despite natural gas boom, this Texas town is going 100% renewable

As US communities shift away from fossil fuels, cities and towns are grappling with the challenge of just how much they can rely on renewable energy. Denton, Texas, aims to show the way.

Progress report of 122 global companies who are committed to instituting 100% renewable electricity across their operations in order to accelerate the transition to a zero-emissions economy.

100% Renewable Energy Worldwide Isn't Just Possible—It's Also More Cost-Effective - Transitioning the world to 100 percent renewable electricity isn't just some environmentalist pipe dream—it's "feasible at every hour throughout the year" and is more cost-effective than the current system, which largely relies on fossil fuels and nuclear energy, a new study claims. The research was compiled by Finland's Lappeenranta University of Technology and the Berlin-based nonprofit Energy Watch Group

100% Renewable Energy Worldwide Isn't Just Possible—It's Also More Cost-Effective

Research shows that existing renewable energy potential and technologies, coupled with storage, can generate enough to meet global electricity demand by 2050.

Coober Pedy enjoys 100% renewables after switch to hybrid solar, wind + battery system. South Australia’s iconic opal mining town of Coober Pedy has successfully – and finally – made the shift to clean energy, and is already achieving periods of 100 per cent renewables since the completion of its wind, solar, battery storage and diesel hybrid system...

Coober Pedy enjoys 100% renewables after switch to hybrid solar, wind + battery system | One Step Off The Grid

Hydro Tasmania says the hybrid solar, wind, storage and diesel power project it installed at the SA desert town of Coober Pedy is performing slightly above expectations, contributing an average of 80% renewables, and 100% more than half the time.

By 2035, Atlanta will be Using 100 Percent Renewable Energy

By 2035, Atlanta will be Using 100 Percent Renewable Energy

Source futurism.com By 2035, Atlanta Will Be Using 100 Percent Renewable Energy On May 1, Atlanta lawmakers approved a resolution committing the city to transitioning toward running entirely on renewable energy sources, including wind and solar, by 2035. The city council unanimously approved the m

Worldwide 100% renewable energy possible by 2050, claims detailed new plan. | A detailed roadmap for 139 countries outlines a path to a future powered entirely by wind, water and solar energy.

Worldwide 100% renewable energy possible by 2050, claims detailed new plan - Cosmos Magazine

A detailed roadmap for 139 countries outlines a path to a future powered entirely by wind, water and solar energy. Ketan Joshi reports.

WA's biggest pig farm about to go 100 per cent renewable energy | WA’s biggest piggery operator to add wind and storage to existing solar arrays in push to 100 per cent renewable energy supply.

WA's biggest pig farm about to go 100 per cent renewable energy | One Step Off The Grid

WA's biggest piggery operator to add wind and storage to existing solar arrays in push to 100 per cent renewable energy supply.

139 countries could be powered by entirely by wind, sunlight and water by 2050

'Our findings suggest that the benefits are so great that we should accelerate the transition to wind, water, and solar, as fast as possible, by retiring fossil-fuel systems early wherever we can'

London Environment Strategy outlines ambitious vision for a zero-carbon capital - but can it deliver?

London Environment Strategy outlines ambitious vision for a zero-carbon capital - but can it deliver?

Deputy Mayor for Environment and Energy Shirley Rodrigues says new plan will set direction for post-Brexit strategy across UK - but does City Hall have the power to realise its bold vision?

Australia | 20 July 2017: Major transmission company Transgrid says 100 per cent renewable energy is both feasible and affordable, and is urging policy makers to “step out in large ways” because incremental change will not deliver climate goals or potential cost savings.

Transgrid: 100% renewables is feasible and affordable

Network operator Transgrid says 100 per cent renewable energy is both feasible and affordable, and says only incremental increases in renewable energy will not achieve potential falls in the cost of electricity.

100 percent renewable energy: 100 percent possible, 100 percent happening. | Over the past couple of weeks, a much-needed conversation about moving to 100 percent renewable energy has exploded into the national spotlight. Unfortunately, the focus has largely been on personal disputes and deep-in-the-weeds debates among folks who basically agree instead of a productive conversation about how we can get there.

100 percent renewable energy: 100 percent possible, 100 percent happening.

Over the past couple of weeks, a much-needed conversation about moving to 100 percent renewable energy has exploded into the national spotlight. Unfortun...

USA: 118 U.S. mayors have endorsed 100% renewable energy goals | Sierra Club's Ready for 100 campaign and the co-chairs of Mayors for 100% Clean Energy announced on 23 June 2017 that 118 mayors across the country have endorsed a goal of powering their communities with 100 percent clean, renewable energy such as wind and solar. https://www.ecowatch.com/mayors-for-renewable-energy-2446864538.html

Pittsburgh plans to become the first US city to power itself with 100% renewable energy - (and making a total fool out of Trump)

Pittsburgh plans to become the first US city to power itself with 100% renewable energy

On June 1, President Donald Trump announced...