Bitcoin uses more electricity each year than the entire economies of Argentina or Sweden.
Nuclear waste is one of the main sticking points in the public discourse about the future of nuclear power. But technological advances are greatly reducing the amount and radiotoxicity of it.
"We are already experiencing a “mass ageing” of water storage infrastructure," the UN warns.
Currently, many new panel designs are opaque, which prevents them from being integrated into everyday objects.
The “Energiewende” of Germany has been going on and doing rather badly for two decades now. They wanted to decrease emissions but started the project by deciding to close most of their low carbon energy production, namely their fleet of
Shutting down fossil fuel plants in five years would eliminate only 15% of capacity-years left in fossil fuel-powered plants.