New record: on Monday, 20% of Europe’s energy came from wind

Gone with the wind.

The first new Thorium salt reactor comes online after 40 years

This could be huge.

Researchers design carbon yarn that generates energy from motion or waste heat

I guess we can all be current benders now!

Cyborg bacteria equipped with tiny solar panels outperform photosynthesis

Trees aren’t obsolete yet but this hybrid system can do amazing things.

Roadmap aims to supercharge 139 countries to 100% renewable energy by 2050

Going 100% renewable eliminates 4-7 million air pollution deaths each year and creates 24 million long-term, full-time jobs.

British Royal Mail to start piloting sleek electric trucks

They’re sleek, red, and bring your packages on time — now with zero emissions.

Nanotech makes solar panels literally green, hopefully making them more appealing

What’s your excuse now for not using solar energy?

Toyota to start selling long-range electric car by 2022

The automaker is teasing us with news of solid-state batteries that charge in minutes.

Porsche announced it wants half of its cars to be electric by 2023

We’re witnessing a new age of sports cars.

India starts rolling out solar trains that might save millions of gallons of diesel

India’s getting serious about their green revolution, and they’re taking it step by step.

Give Elon 10,000 sq miles and he’ll give you a fully solar-powered US

Sounds like a deal.

How much does the Earth and its population weigh?

Humanity is getting more numerous and fatter while planet Earth itself is getting lighter.

“Clean coal is a lie,” coal CEO admits

It’s not news that clean coal doesn’t exist — the news is that execs are admitting it.

Battery innovations might make electric cars cost-effective as early as 2022

Batteries are getting cheaper by the day.

World’s largest wind turbine will be taller than the Empire State Building

In wind energy, bigger is almost always better.

Innovative approach blends solar energy and honey production for maximum sustainability

The sweet business idea of a Minessotta married couple.

For the first time in history, solar jobs outnumber coal jobs in Virginia

It’s not even surprising — renewable energy continues its spectacular advance.

Solar could supply up to 80% of domestic heating demand in northern latitude countries

Cold nights in Finland could be kept at bay with solar.

Solar paint makes hydrogen fuel from solar energy and water vapor

Power from thin-ish air!

Germany, Belgium, Denmark, pledge to quintuple the EU’s offshore wind in a decade

No halfsies!