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‘Speeding in the Wrong Direction,’ Fossil Fuel Demand Tops Pre-Pandemic Levels

Written by on October 5, 2021 in Climate Change, Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
‘Speeding in the Wrong Direction,’ Fossil Fuel Demand Tops Pre-Pandemic Levels

Climate campaigners and energy experts are responding to a recent rise in fossil fuel demand by reiterating the necessity of rapidly transitioning to renewable sources like solar and wind, with Swedish activist Greta Thunberg warning Monday that “we are still speeding in the wrong direction.” #fossilfuel

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‘Fossil Fuel Exit Strategy’ Shows Transition to Renewable Future Totally Doable

Written by on June 11, 2021 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
‘Fossil Fuel Exit Strategy’ Shows Transition to Renewable Future Totally Doable

Ditching fossil fuels in favor of renewable energy in order to keep warming below the 1.5ºC threshold is both “necessary and technically feasible.” #RenewableEnergy #FossilFuelExit

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Study Shows US Switch to 100% Renewables Would Save Hundreds of Billions Each Year

Written by on October 23, 2020 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
Study Shows US Switch to 100% Renewables Would Save Hundreds of Billions Each Year

A new analysis reveals the opposite to be true—aggressively transitioning to 100% renewables would save Americans up to $321 billion per year while reducing harmful greenhouse gas emissions that are heating the planet. #renewables #ecofriendly

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Green Energy Surges as Demand for Fossil Fuel Collapses — and It Could Be Here to Stay

Written by on May 3, 2020 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
Green Energy Surges as Demand for Fossil Fuel Collapses — and It Could Be Here to Stay

As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, economies across the world have seemingly slammed on the brakes. As a result, the world has witnessed a vast reduction in driving, flying, maritime shipping, industrial activity, and international commerce in general. #ecofriendly #fossilfuel

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New Study Shows BP Oil Spill Was Much Larger Than Previously Thought

Written by on February 13, 2020 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
New Study Shows BP Oil Spill Was Much Larger Than Previously Thought

Ten years after BP’s Deepwater Horizon disaster sent hundreds of millions of gallons of oil across the Gulf of Mexico, researchers say the reach of the damage was far more significant than previously thought. #deepwaterhorizon

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‘Something Big Is Shifting’: As Georgetown Announces Fossil Fuel Divestment, Students Across US Demand Their Schools Follow Suit

Written by on February 10, 2020 in Activism, Conscious Living with 0 Comments
‘Something Big Is Shifting’: As Georgetown Announces Fossil Fuel Divestment, Students Across US Demand Their Schools Follow Suit

Student-led anti-fossil fuel campaigns at universities across the country pointed to Georgetown University Friday as the school’s board of directors announced it would divest from fossil fuels and redouble its efforts to invest in renewable energy instead. #fossilfueldivestment

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Electric Cars and Surging Solar Spell Market Doom for Fossil Fuels

Written by on October 24, 2017 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
Electric Cars and Surging Solar Spell Market Doom for Fossil Fuels

As an increasing number of nations make plans for banning gas and diesel vehicles within the coming decades, and drivers gain an awareness of the benefits associated with electric vehicles, researchers are prediciting notable consequences for dirty energy sources as the public shifts toward favoring renewable alternatives.

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