California goes electric on school buses

California takes another step in the right direction.

Scotland produces enough wind energy to power itself twice

This year, Scotland generated enough wind energy to power nearly twice as many homes as there currently are in the country.

Tesla’s new solar roof will cost as much as a shingle roof and electricity bill

Exciting news from Elon Musk.

New method of CO2 capture is cheaper, more effective, and “a key step toward closing the carbon loop”

This process might finally allow for commercially-viable CO2 recycling.

Solar plasma observations bring us one step closer to stable fusion generators

We’re basically copying off of Nature.

New electricity-based method to produce hydrogen could slash 1% of the world’s CO2 emissions

1% might sound small, but taken on a planetary level — it’s a whole lot.

Researchers create fuel from water, CO2, and artificial photosynthesis

The technology isn’t yet ready for the market — but it’s not far off, either.

99% of the world’s electric buses are in China

They’re miles and miles ahead.

In April, the US used more renewable energy than coal

Good news, but let’s not get over-excited by this.

For the first time, renewable energy generated more electricity than coal in the United States

The dawn of a new era!

Vietnam to introduce at least 3,000 electric buses next year

A remarkable initiative!

Researchers figure out how coffee can boost (some) solar cells

Oh great, more competition for my morning coffee.

Two-thirds of new energy installed in 2019 was renewable

Yay!

New process can make hydrogen fuel out of seawater without destroying the devices

This was a VERY real issue up to now.

Solar and wind supply more than 10% of electricity in 18 US states

More and more states are benefitting from solar and wind.

The North Sea could become the UK’s largest battery — one that lasts for the whole winter

It would be green, too!

A third of cars sold in Norway in 2018 were purely electrical

Hybrid + electrical made up almost half of Norway’s car market in 2018.

Stanford designed software to spot every solar panel in the US (there’s a lot of them)

America’s getting sun.

Passive sun-powered device turns water into superheated steam

It could be a game changer.

Blue-blooded crustacean could pave the way for greener biofuels

The unusual creature is able to extract sugars from wood.