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In a first, renewables generated more electricity in the U.S. than coal for a month

In a first, renewables generated more electricity in the U.S. than coal for a month | ECO EVOLUTION TODAY | Scoop.it
The renewable energy sector in the United States generated more energy than coal-fired plants for the month of April, according to data released by the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA). That's the first time this has happened, and according to projections from the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis (IEEFA), it may have happened again in May. Renewables include hydroelectricity, biomass, wind, solar and geothermal.
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somebody (N.A.) said this already "That's one small step for manone giant leap for mankind." but it seems applicable here too....

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Scientists unveil a road map for moving the planet to renewable energy by 2050

Scientists unveil a road map for moving the planet to renewable energy by 2050 | ECO EVOLUTION TODAY | Scoop.it
Researchers reveal global road maps that if implemented, could allow humanity to make the switch to a carbon-free economy by 2050.
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ambitious perhaps...    but if we could just get there....

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