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Transition in Cities  

It is widely assumed that the ongoing migration of rural peoples to mega-cities all over the world will help reduce humanity’s per-capita energy footprint, while giving people a higher standard of living and accelerating energy transition.

Better Grid Modeling  

Although it’s clear enough that energy transition is necessary and reasonable, and although we know that transition is mainly happening on the grid at first, there is still much uncertainty about exactly where on the grid different strategies can be tried, how much they can accomplish, and …

The Renewable Energy and Waste Industries: 21st Century Confederates in Changing the Global Economy

The emissions prizes of both a renewable economy and a circular economy are huge.

“Anyone who Does not Understand What is Going on is not in the Right Place.”

September began with the USA and China symbolically ratifying the Paris Agreement in time for the G20 Summit, and ended with French Environment Minister Ségolène Royal tweeting “victoire!”...

Reclaim Power Kicks Off Around the World this October

Over the course of October, we are planning to carry out the world's largest ever coordinated actions against dirty energy and for clean community energy.

The Most Important and Misleading Assumption in the World

Why should we make policy using economic models that don’t reflect what should be obvious to a third-grader?

Beyond Rhetoric – What Does the “Just Transition” Mean for DAPL?

Rather than plummeting these economies into a permanent bust...we need to think about how to plan a transition with these workers at the decision-making table...

Carbon Tracker Analysis: ‘Renewables are Already Outcompeting Fossil Fuels’

Clean technologies are already cheaper, on average, than the incumbent fossil fuel technologies, and the advantage is widening, argued Anthony Hobley, chief executive of Carbon Tracker.

Timeline: The Past, Present and Future of Germany’s Energiewende

The Energiewende (energy transition) is an internationally recognised example of Germans’ love for compound nouns, where two previously unconnected words are joined at the hip.

The Sower's Way: the Path for the Future

Our paper on "The Sower's Way" has been published in the IOP Environmental Research Letters journal. It is an attempt to quantify the physical limits of the energy transition from fossils to renewables.

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