Arquivo da tag: renewable energy

Expected the Unexpected: The Disruptive Power of Low-carbon Technology

Introduction This report was produced in partnership between Carbon Tracker and the Grantham Institute at Imperial College London. This study analyses the potential for continued cost reductions in solar photovoltaics (PV) and electric vehicle (EV) technologies to displace demand for … Continuar lendo

Publicado em Cambio climático, Carbon, Carbono, Cidades Sustentáveis, Ciudades sostenibles, Clima, Climate Change, climate risk, CO2, Consciência ambiental, Consumo, Corporate Sustainability, Economia, economia de baixo carbono, Economia Verde-Green Economy, Empresas, Energías Renovables, Energia, Energia solar, Energias Renovables, Environmental Impacts, Environmental researchs, Environmental Technology, Estudos ambientais, Greenhouse Gases, Human activities and climate change, low carbon economy, Renewable Energy, Sustainability, Sustainable Cities, transição para uma economia de baixo carbono, Transição para uma Sociedade de Baixo Carbono, Transition to a low carbon society, Transition to Low Carbon Economy | Marcado com , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comentário

Energy in Europe: Making transition work

  September 2016 by Wind Europe Executive Summary Energy markets are in transition structurally, geographically and in terms of regulation. These changes represent both challenges and opportunities for wind energy. Making the energy transition work to the benefit of citizens, … Continuar lendo

Publicado em Economia Verde-Green Economy, Energías Renovables, Energia, Energia eólica, Greenhouse Gases, Human activities and climate change, Renewable Energy, Sustainable Cities | Marcado com , , , | Deixe um comentário

IRENA: Renewable Energy and Jobs – Annual Review 2016

Renewable Energy and Jobs – Annual Review presents the status of renewable energy employment, both by technology and in selected countries, over the past year. In this third edition, IRENA estimates that renewable energy employed 8.1 million people around the … Continuar lendo

Publicado em Capacitação, Cidades Sustentáveis, Consumo, Corporate Responsibility, Corporate Sustainability, Desenvolvimento sustentável, Economia, Economia Verde-Green Economy, Energías Renovables, Energia, Energia eólica, Energia fotovoltaica, Energia solar, Energias Renovables, Energias renováveis, Environmental journalism, Environmental researchs, Environmental Technology, Gestão sustentável, Governança, Renewable Energy, Responsabilidade corporativa, Sustainability, Sustainable Cities, Sustentabilidade, Tecnologia ambiental | Marcado com , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Deixe um comentário

The future of cities: measuring sustainability

Ever since the first cities were founded, their leaders have needed metrics to understand what was happening in them. What we have measured has changed over time as the needs of city leaders and the role of government have changed. … Continuar lendo

Publicado em Economia Verde-Green Economy, Environmental Technology, Greenhouse Gases, Human activities and climate change, Renewable Energy, Sustainability, Sustainable Cities, Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), Waste to energy | Marcado com , , , , , | Deixe um comentário

Clean Energy Canada: A Year for the Record Books

  Foreword While Fossils Crash, Clean Energy Soars Energy headlines in 2015 were dominated by bad news. Plunging oil prices. Oil and gas companies scaling back investment. Coal companies going bankrupt. Job losses. If it bleeds, it leads. Turmoil in fossil … Continuar lendo

Publicado em Economia, Economia Verde-Green Economy, Empresas, Energia, Energias Renovables, Energias renováveis, Environmental Technology, Renewable Energy, Sustainability | Marcado com , , , , , | Deixe um comentário

10 cities aiming for 100 percent clean energy

As nation states delay, these cities have ambitious renewable energy goals. By: Sami Grover – Mother Nature Network   Scientists have been fairly unequivocal in their warnings that we must ditch fossil fuels entirely if we are to have any … Continuar lendo

Publicado em Carbono, Cidades Sustentáveis, Comunidades, Consciência ambiental, Consumo, Desenvolvimento sustentável, Economia, Economia Verde-Green Economy, Empresas, Energia, Energia eólica, Energia fotovoltaica, Energia solar, Energias renováveis, Environmental journalism, Environmental researchs, Gestão sustentável, Governança, Potencial econômico, Renewable Energy, Responsabilidade socioambiental, Sustainable Cities, Sustentabilidade, Tecnologia ambiental | Marcado com , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comentário

Think Microgrid: The Local Energy Revolution

This week two years ago, Superstorm Sandy put the ‘city that never sleeps at night’ into a near coma, disrupting electric power in some parts of New York for two weeks. It was a painful lesson about the vulnerability of … Continuar lendo

Publicado em Cidades Sustentáveis, Comunidades, Consciência ambiental, Consumo, Desenvolvimento sustentável, Economia, Economia Verde-Green Economy, Empresas, Energia, Energias renováveis, Environmental journalism, Environmental researchs, Human activities and climate change | Marcado com , , , , , | Deixe um comentário