Tag: US renewable Energy

Electric, Energy Consumption

USA Could Hit 90% Clean Electricity By 2035

June 25, 2020

Via: CleanTechnica

Experts disagree about how fast the United States can replace coal and gas-fired power plants with zero-carbon electricity. Some say we can shift to 100 percent clean power by 2050 with little friction and minimal cost. Others say that’s unrealistically […]

Emerging Technologies, Renewable Energy

A $100 Million Shot At Glory For US Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency

December 26, 2017

Via: CleanTechnica

The last time CleanTechnica checked in on ARPA-E, things did not look so good for the Energy Department’s cutting-edge research funding agency. ARPA-E helped accelerate the renewable energy revolution during the Obama Administration, but President* Trump put it on the […]

Energy Consumption, Global, Mainstream technologies, Renewable Energy

Global Non-Hydro Renewable Electricity Up 70% From 2010–2015

August 23, 2016

Via: CleanTechnica

A study commissioned by the Financial Times shows that the planet’s 20 largest national economies generated 8% of their electricity from renewable energy — solar, wind, and other green power sources — in 2015, up from 4.6% in 2010. (This does […]