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1.3 Billion People Are Living In The Dark

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Electricity has changed the world and vastly improved the human condition over the past century.Our goal is 100% electrification -- because refrigeration, lighting, communication, clean water are the basics required for a decent quality of life.

1.3 billion people are living in the dark now! Is this the legacy you want to leave your children and grand children?

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Renewable power generation capacity grew 8.3% in 2015, the highest rate ever recorded

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7 Apr 2016 2015 Sets Record for Renewable Energy, New IRENA Data Shows

Renewable power generation capacity grew 8.3% in 2015, the highest rate ever recorded ... Read more about Renewable power generation capacity grew 8.3% in 2015, the highest rate ever recorded

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100% Clean Energy Economy Is Much Closer Than You Think

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Imagine: Your workday is done and when you walk to the parking lot, the first thing you do is unplug your vehicle from the office building where it's been soaking up electricity from rooftop solar panels all day. You hit the road and, as usual, there are no delays. With all the cars networked together, traffic moves seamlessly, like a flock of birds, using as little energy as possible.

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US-backed study to investigate renewables integration and energy storage in India

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India's 100GW solar ambitions may require energy storage for grid stability. Flickr: Huneycuttaddison
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The potential for integrating solar, wind and energy storage in India is to be investigated under a new US-backed study, which will help India design its future grid.

India-based wind energy firm IL&FS Energy, a subsidiary of Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Services, has chosen GE Energy Consulting, an arm of digital industrial company General Electric, to carry out the study, with funding coming from the US Trade and Development Agency (USTDA). ... Read more about US-backed study to investigate renewables integration and energy storage in India

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Most voters support transition to 100% renewable energy, says Australia Institute

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Polling indicates 71% would be more likely to vote for a party that supported distributed small-scale solar and storage
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Battery storage technology has the potential to reshape not just the energy and transport sectors but also the upcoming Australian federal election, according to a new report.

The Australia Institute report Securing Renewables: How Batteries Solve the Problem of Clean Electricity includes polling indicating that 71% of Australians would be more likely to vote for a party that supported distributed small-scale solar and storage. ... Read more about Most voters support transition to 100% renewable energy, says Australia Institute

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Corals 'could survive a more acidic ocean'

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In new research published in the journal Nature Climate Change, an international scientific team has identified a powerful internal mechanism that could enable some corals and their symbiotic algae to counter the adverse impact of a more acidic ocean. ... Read more about Corals 'could survive a more acidic ocean'

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