Global transition to 100% renewables ‘feasible and cheaper’

A global electricity system fully based on renewable energy, including storage, is “feasible at every hour throughout the year”. That’s according to a new report, which adds it could also be more cost effective than the existing system, which is largely based on fossil fuels and nuclear energy. It suggests existing renewable energy potential and […]

IEA accused of undermining renewables’ potential

The International Energy Agency (IEA) has been accused of consistently undermining the potential of solar and wind energy. A new study claims the IEA’s annual reports between 1994 and 2014 have been publishing “misleading projections” on solar and wind power. Published by Energy Watch Group – a non-profit global network of scientists and parliamentarians – […]