UK Wind Energy

UK Electric Cars 2x Greener Than In 2012

Remember that BS news story from around 2005 about a Hummer being greener to own than a Toyota Prius over the life of the car? That story got debunked less than a year later, as — even by 2006 standards — the Prius is a pretty clean car. As we head into the 2018 model year, however, have things gotten any better for electric cars? According to a new study in the UK, things have gotten twice as good!

Wind Outperforms Coal In UK For First Time Ever

New figures released this week in the UK show wind generated more electricity than coal for the first time ever. According to statistics released by the UK’s electricity and gas utility National Grid, and published by independent data analysts EnAppSys, wind generated 2,290 gigawatt hours (GWh) in the UK in April, while coal … [continued]