Renewable Energy

Renewable Energy Globally

Despite President Trump’s anti-renewable energy outlook, the US continues to strive for the bettering of its climate change policies. This month, Trump has backtracked on his promise to end the Clean Power Plan and has faced serious opposition from 17 states across the US. The Clean Power Plan is the Obama-era carbon-reduction plan that directed states to…

Paris Climate Agreement

United Kingdom Ratifies The Paris Climate Agreement

The United Kingdom has become the 111th country to ratify the Paris climate agreement, which aims to avoid the devastating effect of climate change by vastly reducing carbon emissions. The Agreement Has Been Welcomed The foreign minister, Boris Johnson, signed the agreement on Thursday after a parliamentary deadline passed on Wednesday night, with no objections…

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Shell Creates Green Energy Division To Invest In Wind Power

Terry Macalister Energy editor Shell creates green energy division to invest in wind power Insiders say oil firm’s New Energies renewables arm could grow very big, but not for a decade or more Terry Macalister Energy editor A leading economist has warned oil firms such as Shell that they must change or face a ‘brutal end’ within 10 years. Photograph: Peter Dejong/AP Shell, Europe’s largest oil company, has established a separate division, New Energies, to invest in renewable and…