2020 Climate Rebellion joins the Glasgow Agreement

The signatory organizations agree to use tactics, such as civil disobedience, in order to close down those highly emitting infrastructures in each country, given the verification of the impotence and failure of governments. 2020 Climate Rebellion, of which Friends of the Earth is a part, today signs the Glasgow Agreement-Peoples’ Climate Commitment, an initiative of … Read more

Las Tunas municipality begins a project on Renewable Energy Sources

Las Tunas, Nov 10 (ACN) Converting the municipality of Manatí into a national benchmark in the use of renewable energy sources (FRE) and thereby promoting food production, is among the objectives of the Bioenergy project, aimed at exploitation of biogas and biodiesel. Abel Peña Alfonso, in charge of project management in the government of that … Read more

Recycling paper only benefits the climate if it is done with renewable energy | ECONOMY

Recycle paper It only benefits the environment if the process is carried out with renewable energy, according to a study by researchers from University College London (UCL) and Yale University (United States), published in the journal Nature Sustainability. The researchers conclude that if the paper recycling continues with the current procedure, which uses fossil fuels … Read more

76% of cryptocurrency miners use renewable energy as part of their supply

The growing demand for power from Proof of Work (PoW) cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin (BTC) has been a hotly debated topic. But the third global comparative study of cryptoassets from the University of Cambridge shows that 76% of cryptocurrency miners use electricity from renewable energy sources as part of their energy mix. He study found that … Read more

Renewable energies dominate cryptocurrency mining with Latin America as world leader – BeInCrypto

Latin America and the Caribbean is the region where the largest number of miners in the world use renewable energy to perform their tasks. A report from Cambridge University shows that the region of Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) the 67% of miners use renewable energy sources such as hydropower to carry out its … Read more

Rodika Prokhorova: In July, the price of Nord Pool’s electricity was set by renewable energy sources

In July, a decrease in the average monthly wholesale electricity prices was observed in all Nord Pool sales areas, including the Baltics. The previous month’s average electricity price in Estonia decreased by 20% to 30.10 EUR / MWh and was the lowest electricity price in the Baltics. In turn, in the trade areas of Lithuania … Read more

Rodika Prokhorova: In July, the price of Nord Pool’s electricity was set by renewable energy sources

In July, a decrease in the average monthly wholesale electricity prices was observed in all Nord Pool sales areas, including the Baltics. The previous month’s average electricity price in Estonia decreased by 20% to 30.10 EUR / MWh and was the lowest electricity price in the Baltics. In turn, in the trade areas of Lithuania … Read more

Exit from nuclear power – Aigle learns how to make better use of its renewable energies

Romande Énergie, Leclanché and a research center based at EPFL are testing a battery in Chablais intended to rationalize the supply of green current to the electricity network. David Genillard Posted today at 11:17 The 2 MW battery designed by Leclanché uses lithium-ion technology. DR – ROMANDE ENERGY Solar and wind power is good; it … Read more

“The Barranquilleros will have environmental renewable energy”

The reduction of greenhouse gases, the generation of qualified jobs, savings in billing and consumption, improvements for the public network and energy security in the face of possible external climatic events, are some of the benefits that the district government seeks for Barranquilla with the creation of a business unit attached to the Alumbrado Público … Read more