Category Archives: Investing in Electricity

New Study Says 100% Global Renewable Electricity is Feasible

A global transition to a 100% renewable electricity grid is poised to be a reality, according to new research that was published by Finland’s Lappeenranta University of Technology (LUT). Continue reading

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Germany Could Pay Customers for Electricity Usage as Renewable Energy Generation Hits Surplus

Power Produces in Germany were reportedly all set to pay customers to use electricity recently. The wind generation was forecast to climb to a record on October 29, 2017, which would reportedly create more output than needed and drive the electricity prices to below zero. Continue reading






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Wood Waste to Facilitate Production of Green Electricity in Queensland

The Queensland timber industry is all set to alleviate the energy shortages that the country is facing as a result of the shutdown of coal-fired power stations. The industry reportedly could position itself to be at the vanguard of renewable energy by utilizing its wood waste. Continue reading






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California Targets 100% Renewable Electricity By The Year 2045

California is on the verge of passing a law of using 100% renewable electricity from sources like wind, solar, or hydropower by the year 2045, which is quite a bold disobedience of the Trump administration’s opposition to climate action. Continue reading






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Twist and Stretch Carbon-Nanotube to Harvest Electricity

A team of researchers from the University of Texas at Dallas and Hanyang University in South Korea has developed a new type of yarn spun from carbon nanotubes for energy harvesting. Continue reading






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Chile’s Astonishing Transformation to Clean Electricity

According to the World Bank report published in the beginning of the year 2017, Latin America has the world’s cleanest form of electricity. Continue reading






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Lessons from China’s Effort to Bring Electricity to 1.4 Billion People

China has successfully achieved full electrification for its population of 1.4 billion, reaching even the remotest villages. Continue reading






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Consumers in Texas have Option to Buy Cheaper Electricity

As a result of the deregulation, today almost 85% of Texas power consumers (those served by a company not owned by a municipality or a utility cooperative) have the option to choose their electricity supplier from the retail electric providers (REPs), available in their area. Continue reading






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EV Maker Tesla to Build World’s Largest Battery in Australia

A French leading renewable energy company Neoen is building Hornsdale Wind Farm and Elon Musk (Tesla CEO) will install a 100-megawatt capacity battery (129 megawatt-hour of power generation) for power storage near Jamestown. Continue reading






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France and Ireland to Get Electrified Together!

A project Celtic interconnector which will link French and Irish electricity grid has been awarded a €4 million grant from the European Commission recently. The feasibility study of the project was carried out with the support of the EU’s Connecting Europe Facility (CEF). Continue reading






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