H&M-backed project pilots CO2-capturing aprons at Stockholm restaurant

investing.com STOCKHOLM - A Stockholm restaurant crew is wearing cotton aprons that capture greenhouse gas from the air, in a pilot of a technique developed by H&M-backed researchers as the fashion industry struggles to lower its...

Blackouts possible this summer due to heat and extreme weather, officials warn

cnn.com NERC says extreme temperatures and ongoing drought could cause the power grid to buckle. High temperatures, the agency warns, will cause the demand for electricity to rise. NERC is a regulating authority that...

Germany, Denmark, Netherlands and Belgium sign €135 billion offshore wind pact

euractiv.com North Sea countries sign agreement on offshore wind development and green hydrogen. They will target at least 65 GW by 2030 and 150 GW by 2050. North Sea’s reliable winds, shallow waters, and proximity to industrial...

U.S. power and natgas prices soar as spring heatwave blankets country

investing.com Breaking News - U.S. spot power and natural gas prices soared on Thursday to their highest in over a year in several parts of the country as consumers cranked up air conditioners to escape an early spring...

How gas interests slowed Chile's clean energy transition

aol.com RIO DE JANEIRO — Chile holds itself out as a global leader on climate change. Nearly 22% of Chile’s electricity is generated by solar and wind farms, putting it far ahead of both the global average, 10%, and the...

How gas interests slowed Chile's clean energy transition

apnews.com RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Chile holds itself out as a global leader on climate change. Nearly 22% of Chile’s electricity is generated by solar and wind farms, putting it far ahead of both the global average, 10%, and the...

Germany, Denmark, Netherlands and Belgium sign €135 billion offshore wind pact

euractiv.com North Sea countries sign agreement on offshore wind development and green hydrogen. They will target at least 65 GW by 2030 and 150 GW by 2050. North Sea’s reliable winds, shallow waters, and proximity to industrial...

After Calls For Conservation And Generator Failures, Texas' Grid Survived The Weekend. It's Still May

zerohedge.com After Calls For Conservation And Generator Failures, Texas' Grid Survived The Weekend. It's Still May By Robert Walton of UtilityDive Six Texas generation facilities supplying 2,900 MW of power tripped...

Texas power use hits monthly record during heatwave

investing.com - Power demand in Texas hit a monthly record on Tuesday and will likely break that high on Wednesday as consumers keep their air conditioners cranked up to escape a lingering spring heatwave. The Electric Reliability...

The air conditioning paradox

vox.com A woman fans her child with a sheet of paper as a fan sits idle amid a power outage during a heat wave in Jacobabad, Pakistan, on May 11. | Aamir Qureshi/AFP via Getty Images How do we cool people without...

Central Japan water leak affects plants near Toyota hub

investing.com TOKYO - A major water leak in central Japan on Wednesday disrupted supply to more than 130 businesses near the production centre of Toyota Motor (NYSE:TM) Corp. The accident in Japan's manufacturing heartland...

Global pollution kills 9 million people a year, study finds

apnews.com A new study blames pollution of all types for 9 million deaths a year globally, with the death toll attributed to dirty air from cars, trucks and industry rising 55% since 2000.That increase is offset by fewer...

Texas power plant broke down after ERCOT asked it to delay repairs

texastribune.org Texas' power grid operator told at least one power plant to delay its scheduled repairs and keep operating. The next day, the plant went offline anyway when some of its equipment stopped working properly, according...

Texas power plant broke down after ERCOT asked it to delay repairs

texastribune.org Texas' power grid operator told at least one power plant to delay its scheduled repairs and keep operating. The next day, the plant went offline anyway when some of its equipment stopped working properly, according...

Analysis-U.S. coal companies struggle to cash in on Europe crunch

investing.com By Timothy Gardner WASHINGTON - U.S. coal producers are seeking to boost exports to cash in on soaring prices since Russia's invasion of Ukraine but face big headwinds including shipping bottlenecks, labor...