While low-carbon energy sources have been gaining ground, large-scale decarbonization efforts have been wanting in the global drive to mitigate climate change.
“Achieving a rapid decarbonization of the electricity sector will require, at first, deploying proven technology,” the IPPC argues.
A look at system costs reveals the true price tag of our energy sources.
Making cars electric is the easy part. In order for electric vehicles to be truly green, they will also have to be powered by clean energy.
Oluwole Olutola, Postdoctoral research fellow, African Diplomacy and Foreign Policy, University of Johannesburg Africa has the least nuclear power of any continent in the world, with the exception of Australia where nuclear power is banned. All the largest economies in the world
That the use of renewable energy sources has positive effects on our societies is a fact that is no longer in dispute. However, power produced from wind, solar or hydro has much more potential than simply providing our houses with