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One Billion People to Face Deadly Heat Stress If World Warms 2C

Climate crisis is cooking up a lethal mix of heat and humidity, according to a study released at COP26. One billion people will be at risk of extreme heat stress if global warming causes the world’s temperature to rise by 2C, new modeling shows.  A study by the Met Office, the U.K.’s national meteorological service, warned that …

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U.S. Power Grid Is Becoming Less Reliable, Thanks to Extreme Weather

By Mark Chediak November 8, 2021, 7:37 AM CST The U.S. power grid is becoming less resilient and reliable, with extreme weather leaving more Americans without electricity more often over the past several years, analysts for Fitch Ratings said.  Weather accounted for 25% of utility company downgrades from 2017 to 2021, analysts said during a presentation Monday at the …

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Biden’s tax plan shifting U.S. fossil fuel subsidies

Biden’s tax plan shifting U.S. fossil fuel subsidies U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen on Wednesday released an outline of a tax hike proposal that would lower subsidies for fossil fuel companies while increasing incentives for clean energy in President Joe Biden’s infrastructure plan. A Treasury Department office estimated that eliminating subsidies for fossil fuel companies …

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The following four tips are all you need to know about solar panel care and cleaning.

The following four tips are all you need to know about solar panel care and cleaning. The following four tips are all you need to know about solar panel care and cleaning. One of the big advantages of solar energy systems is the fact that they require so little care or maintenance. With no moving …

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The Future Of Clean Energy: Self-Healing Solar Panels

The Future Of Clean Energy: Self-Healing Solar Panels A material used commonly in solar panels has been seen to repair itself when damaged, and scientists think this ability may be critical for the future of clean energy. The substance, called antimony selenide (Sb2Se3) aka the solar absorbing material that can be used to turn light …

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