US in push for 100% clean power

How is America doing in transitioning to a future powered by clean energy? I spoke with Jodie Van Horn, Director of the Sierra Club's Ready for 100 campaign, to find out about the actions being taken by comm...

US public wants clean energy future

The American public is supportive of having their electricity generated by renewable energy sources, according to a new survey. Answering questions in a Greenberg Quinlan Rosner Research (GQR) poll, citizens...

Clean energy shining brightly in OZ

Australia's first clean energy index was released today. The Australian Renewable Energy Index, produced by market analysts Green Energy Markets and advocacy group GetUp, indicates the country is making strong ...

Apple takes green option

(USA) Apple's new data facility in Iowa will be powered entirely by renewable energy. The tech giant confirmed plans for a 400,000-square-foot data center that will better support North American users of ...

Solar will shine during eclipse

(USA) Innovative battery storage systems will help keep the lights on in California next week during a rare solar eclipse, an industry body has confirmed. The solar eclipse next Monday morning is expected...

India’s clean energy plans achievable

A new study has confirmed the viability of India's plans to install 175GW of renewable energy into the country's grid by 2022. The report: Greening the Grid: Pathways to Integrate 175 Gigawatts of Renewable ...

Chinese province runs on clean energy

(CHINA) A province in northwestern China is in the middle of a seven day period running entirely on renewable energy. Qinghai, with a population of nearly six million, has strong hydropower, solar and win...

Renewables to employ 24M by 2030

(ABU DHABI) The number of people working in the renewable energy industry globally has risen from seven to nearly 10 million since 2012, according to a new report. More than a third of the jobs are in Chi...

Australia to hit 2020 renewables target

Australia is on course to achieve its target of generating around a quarter of the country's energy needs from renewable sources by 2020, a new report claims. The report by Australia's  Clean Energy Regulato...

Canada two-thirds renewable

(CANADA) New figures released show Canada generated around two-thirds of its electricity from renewable sources in 2015. A report from the country's National Energy Board highlight the huge impact made by...