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Renewable Energy News – Best of April 2018

By 4 May, 2018 No Comments

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What genuine, no-bullshit ambition on climate change would look like
No delays, no gimmicks, no loopholes, no shirking of responsibility — the real thing. What would it take to really tackle climate change?

Irish power grid set a world record for green energy use
Ireland’s power system is the first in the world capable of delivering 65 percent of all electricity from variable sources including wind (EirGrid).

Morocco is building a solar farm as big as Paris in the Sahara Desert
Against the yellow sand thousands of curved mirrors, each taller than a human, stand in rows. These are part of a solar-power generating plant that is rapidly changing how the whole continent produces its electricity.

Wind turbines boost power to National Grid by 44%
In January alone, renewable wind from Scotland’s onshore turbines powered the equivalent of 5,000,000+ homes… Up 44% from last years record!

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