Knowledge

Issue 1/2020

Emissions from EU power plants fall

Carbon emissions from power generation in Europe fell by twelve percent in 2019 – the biggest reduction since 1990, as reported by the thinktanks Agora Energiewende and Sandbag.
20 Feb 20, Tim Altegör 0
Issue 3&4/2019

IPCC warns of ecosystem collapse

Human exploitation of the Earth’s ecosystems is leaving them barely able to recover, besides accounting for almost a quarter of all anthropogenic greenhouse gas emissions. Meanwhile, global warming is severely impairing food production.
23 Aug 19, Margit Hildebrandt 0
Issue 2/2019

Breakthrough in carbon capture

Removing carbon dioxide after it has been emitted may prove to be vital in the fight against climate change. Two studies suggest a new storing technique and the most efficient way to capture the greenhouse gas.
23 Apr 19, Margit Hildebrandt 0
Issue 5/2018

Wiring the roads

In 2019, three test routes for trucks powered by overhead lines will begin operation in Germany. Researchers have done the maths on whether the technology is worthwhile – for the climate, and for the bottom line.
17 Oct 18, Joachim Wille 0
Issue 5/2017

Remedial action

The Correctiv research centre is devoted to righting social wrongs through journalism. Its recent project on sea-level rise highlights just how serious the threat has already become in many parts of the world.
23 Nov 17, By Tim Altegör 0
Grid optimisation

Balancing act

Harnessing the sun’s power: closer integration of solar farms with battery storage, e-mobility and heat pumps could enable the PV sector to continue to grow without compromising grid stability
16 Dec 16, Sascha Rentzing 0

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Finance for Future - The rise of green investing

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Dates

  • 15 Apr 20 to 16 Apr 20

    Intersolar Summit Brasil Nordeste

    Solar Promotion International GmbH
  • 22 Apr 20 to 23 Apr 20

    Global Offshore Wind Summit

    GWEC Global Wind Energy Counsil
  • 23 Apr 20 to 24 Apr 20

    Resource Assessment & Analysis of Operating Wind Farms-Technology Workshop

    WindEurope asbl/vzw