New wind farm puts T-Mobile on track to 100% renewable energy

The 158MW wind project is expected to generate more than 504,100MWh annually, or enough energy to power 60,000 homes a year

Google and WattTime need space to track power plant emissions

The project intends to use the data to hold polluting plants accountable to environmental standards and enable advanced new emissions reduction technologies

US lagging in meeting 2020 greenhouse gas target

The US is currently “not on track” to meet its target of cutting greenhouse gas emissions by 17% by 2020. New research by the World Resources Institute (WRI) claims President Barack Obama will have to take additional steps in order to reach the nation’s goal. The analysis suggests the President’s Administration could implement “strong standards” […]

World to guzzle coal with 1,200 new coal plants

There are 1,199 new coal plants in the pipeline around the world according to a working paper by the World Resources Institute which suggests there will still be huge demand for coal in the coming decades. While many of the UK’s coal-fired plants are shutting down over the next few years to fall in line […]