September 30th, 2019 | by Johnna Crider
Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has told the BBC that if a war was to break out between Iran and Saudi Arabia, oil prices could rise up to "unimaginably high numbers." He says this is possible if the world doesn't try to deter Iran, and that more escalation will threaten the world's interests. "Oil supplies will be disrupted and oil prices will jump to unimaginably high numbers that we haven't seen in our lifetimes."
May 3rd, 2019 | by World Resources Institute
Originally published on WRI’s Resource Watch platform, a platform which features hundreds of data sets all in one place on the state of the planet’s resources and citizens
November 17th, 2018 | by Nexus Media
Trump says America needs coal for grid security. The military proves otherwise. Military bases are using wind, solar and battery storage to stay resilient in the face of extreme weather or attack
August 17th, 2018 | by Guest Contributor
The rivalry between Saudi Arabia and Iran is becoming increasingly evident in the oil pricing policies of the two large Middle Eastern producers. The two countries are currently reigniting the market share and pricing war ahead of the returning US sanctions on Iranian oil
June 22nd, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
Global annual wind power capacity additions are now expected to average over 67 gigawatts (GW) between 2018 and 2027 according to an updated forecast from MAKE Consulting, which has had to upgrade its own forecasts made just last quarter.
April 28th, 2018 | by James Ayre
If you were indoctrinated into the western public education system anytime over the last few centuries, then you likely learned all about all of the amazing "inventions" that originated in Europe over the last half-millennia. If you later went on to give yourself an actual education, then you learned that much of what you were taught was bunk or propaganda
January 5th, 2018 | by Sophie Sandham
You may, or may not, have heard that for the past 662 days, a Dutch man has been driving across the world in an electric car. He started in the Netherlands, has driven up, down, and around Europe (passing through 20 European countries), journeyed through the Middle East and Asia, and has just made it to Indonesia, so is now not far from his destination of Sydney, Australia
October 30th, 2017 | by Saurabh
At a time when the future of the Iran nuclear deal seems uncertain, European companies are pushing forward with renewable energy cooperation with the Middle East country.
September 25th, 2017 | by Saurabh
Norway’s renewable energy giant, Scatec Solar, is in discussion with Iranian authorities to build its first solar power plant in Iran.
August 13th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
A Swiss couple just finished driving their Tesla Model S from Switzerland to Kazakhstan and back, often in countries where no electric car charging infrastructure exists. How did they do it and what did they learn along the way?
March 10th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
The major oil producing countries that call the Middle East and North Africa region home could make use of abundant renewable energy resources and transition to a fully renewable energy system in the coming decades.
February 16th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
A number of developing countries have been identified as leaders in sustainable energy, according to a new analysis by the World Bank, but there is nevertheless still tremendous room for improvement across the globe, and especially in Sub-Saharan Africa, which currently ranks as the least electrified continent on the planet.
February 8th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
Iran's Energy Minister Hamid Chitchian said earlier this week that the Finance Ministry had approved foreign investments in the country's renewable energy industry worth $3 billion.
November 24th, 2016 | by Guest Contributor
Originally published on The Climate Reality Project. Countries all over the world are embracing renewables as a source of affordable [&hellip
August 1st, 2016 | by Saurabh
Originally published on CleanTechies. Foreign investors continue to flock to the budding renewable energy market in Iran following a thaw [&hellip
July 8th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
The International Energy Agency has painted a grim picture of the global oil market, with oil prices dropping, investment dropping, [&hellip
June 22nd, 2016 | by Saurabh
Originally published on CleanTechies. Over the last few months, several international companies have expressed plans to implement renewable energy projects [&hellip
May 29th, 2016 | by Zachary Shahan
Check out this solar and wind power news from around the interwebs to make this Sunday (or Monday?) a bit [&hellip
May 23rd, 2016 | by James Ayre
The trading branch of the South Korean firm LG, LG International Corporation, has signed a new tentative agreement with the [&hellip
May 2nd, 2016 | by Saurabh
Originally published on CleanTechies. After Germany and Spain, companies from Italy have also expressed interest in developing renewable energy projects [&hellip