$7.8 Trillion To Be Spent on Renewables Through 2040–$5.3 Trillion More Needed

Although $7.8 trillion will be invested globally in renewables between 2016 and 2040, another $5.3 trillion will be required to bring world emissions onto a track compatible with the United Nations 2°C climate target. That is one of the main findings of Continue reading $7.8 Trillion To Be Spent on Renewables Through 2040–$5.3 Trillion More Needed

900 Million EVs Needed for Climate Target

There are about a million electric vehicles (including plug-in hybrids) on the roads worldwide now, according to various outlets, including EV Volumes. The publication says the total will reach two million by year’s end. According to the International Energy Agency’s Global EV Continue reading 900 Million EVs Needed for Climate Target

Global Wind Capacity Hit 433 GW in 2015

REN21’s latest Renewables Global Status Report is a sprawling overview of renewable energy market, industry, investment, and policy development worldwide, with data collected from a network of more than 500 contributors and researchers.The policy network found that wind power was the leading Continue reading Global Wind Capacity Hit 433 GW in 2015