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Unbalanced wind farm planning exacerbates fluctuations

The expansion of renewable energy has been widely criticised for increasing weather-dependent fluctuations in European electricity generation. A new study ..

NASA eyes solar eclipse to understand Earth’s energy system

In a bid to learn more about Earth’s energy system, scientists at NASA are planning to explore the moon’s eclipse ..

New biofuel technology significantly cuts production time

New research from a professor of engineering at UBC's Okanagan Campus might hold the key to biofuels that are cheaper, ..

Lithium could hold key to sustainable ammonia synthesis

Cycling strategy leads to massive efficiency boost

By putting lithium at the core of a clever cycling strategy, researchers from the ..

Sun to shine on solar, wind power may lag: ICRA

Solar capacity addition, at 7-7.5 megawatt (mw), is likely to exceed wind's this fiscal even as experts have flagged risks ..

Energy from renewable sources has passed another milestone

Britain made another history on the eve of election day, when power from wind, solar, hydro and wood pellet burning ..

Renewables 2017 Global Status Report

The 2017 edition of the REN21 Renewables Global Status Report (GSR) reveals a global energy transition well under way, with ..

U.S. solar market to fall 16 percent in 2017

U.S. solar installations will fall 16 percent this year, according to a forecast released on Thursday, as utilities slow procurement ..

Record 'green' energy capacity added in 2016 as cost for renewables plunges – UN-backed report

The world is now adding more green energy capacity each year than it adds in new capacity from all fossil ..