June 13th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
Wind and solar energy, as well as energy efficiency measures, are serving to replace the overwhelming majority of power which in the UK had previously been supplied by coal power, according to a new analysis conducted by Greenpeace's Energydesk.
May 31st, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
Leaked documents obtained by Greenpeace's Energydesk reveal that the UK Government lobbied the European Union to weaken its own energy regulations on the very same day that UK Prime Minister Theresa May triggered Article 50, the country's 'Brexit' out of the EU.
October 25th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
The Chinese authorities have halted construction on 30 large coal-fired power plants with a combined capacity of 17 GW -- a figure that is greater than the entire coal fleet of the United Kingdom -- underscoring the country's desires to minimize its reliance upon coal-generated electricity
May 15th, 2015 | by Joshua S Hill
New figures show that China’s use of coal has continued to fall dramatically over the first four months of 2015, [&hellip
January 12th, 2015 | by James Ayre
The UK government has, over the years 2010–2014, provided support totaling £1.76 billion (via Export Credit Guarantees) to fossil fuel [&hellip