29 Oct '16, 10am

More coal means more global poverty, say researchers

More coal means more global poverty, say researchers 25. October 2016 | Applications & Installations , Global PV markets , Industry & Suppliers , Markets & Trends | By: Ian Clover Even if only one-third of all planned new coal-fired power plants are built globally, hundreds of millions of people could be pushed into poverty as climate change accelerates, experts warn. As CO2 in the world's atmosphere reaches 400ppm, calls are growing for planned coal plant investments to be scaled back.Eifeler Presse Agentur A new report by a consortium of leading development organizations forecasts that millions of people around the world could be pushed into poverty if just one third of the planned new coal-fired power plants globally are built. Researchers from organizations such as the U.K.’s Overseas Development Institute and India’s Vasudha Foundation warn that following through on p...

Full article: http://www.pv-magazine.com/news/details/beitrag/more-coal...

Tweets

New blog from @sierraclub spells it out: more coal is a disaster for the poor:

New blog from @sierraclub spells it out: more c...

sierraclub.org 02 Nov '16, 8am

A new position paper released last week by 12 organizations -- including the Catholic Agency for Overseas Development, Chr...

How can one say "No" to a burger with double pa...

bangsarbabe.com 28 Oct '16, 9am

I’ve always had a thing for burgers – whether it’s the local Ramly burger or gourmet ones with Wagyu patty. A good burger ...

Alabama coal and gas plant to test Exxon carbon capture technology

Alabama coal and gas plant to test Exxon carbon...

businessgreen.com 31 Oct '16, 12am

"The fuel cell carbon capture solution we are advancing with ExxonMobil could be a game-changer in affordably reducing car...

.@KidCudi claps back at @Drake, "say it to my face, pussy":

[email protected] claps back at @Drake, "say it to my f...

highsnobiety.com 28 Oct '16, 7pm

Well, it looks like Kid Cudi has caught wind of Drake’s continual disses , namely on new song “Two Birds One Stone,” as Cu...

NBATV: It's Verizon #FanNight on NBA TV! That m...

turner.com 01 Nov '16, 8pm

Entries must be received by the reply deadline for the applicable drawing to be considered for that drawing. Limit one (1)...

#EUW16

siemens.com 02 Nov '16, 9am

Balancing low-voltage integration “The trend is toward decentralized power generation, and it involves hundreds of thousan...

#ClimateChange: Ghana’s environment minister keeps the Paris promise: Calls for a Freeze on proposed coal project.:

#ClimateChange: Ghana’s environment minister ke...

350.org 31 Oct '16, 12am

Ghana’s environment minister keeps the Paris promise: Calls for a Freeze on proposed coal project. 350Africa’s G-ROC team ...

Converting Oregon Coal Plant to Biomass Stokes ...

renewableenergyworld.com 31 Oct '16, 12pm

Renewable Energy World (North America Edition)

Not So Public Lands: You Aren't Allowed To Know...

sej.org 30 Oct '16, 10pm

It's your coal — so why can't you know how much is being sold to whom at what price? The Interior Department says you can'...

2016 SkS Weekly Climate Change & Global Warming...

skepticalscience.com 29 Oct '16, 6pm

2016 SkS Weekly Climate Change & Global Warming News Roundup #44 Debunking climate myths with Leonardo DiCaprio's Before T...

IEA Boosts Renewables Growth Forecast as Global Installed Capacity Surpasses Coal

IEA Boosts Renewables Growth Forecast as Global...

greentechmedia.com 26 Oct '16, 10am

Global renewable energy deployments are set to grow at a much faster pace than previously anticipated, according to the In...

Tesla unveils PV tiles ahead of shareholder vote

Tesla unveils PV tiles ahead of shareholder vote

rechargenews.com 30 Oct '16, 9pm

Tesla and SolarCity chairman Elon Musk unveiled a groundbreaking rooftop solar product on Friday that would do away with s...