Rhein on Energy and Climate

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The southern Mediterranean countries have a vital interest in engaging in the fight against climate change. Their share in global green house gas emissions may still be small, but bound to rise due to population growth and increasing energy demand; and sooner or later the international community will ask them to contribute their fair share… » read more

Posted by Eberhard Rhein

The US Department of Energy expect the share of wind energy to treble from a minuscule 1.4 percent today to still tiny 4 percent of electricity generation in 2030. This projection is based on targets fixed by states. It shows the very long way the USA still has to go towards cutting green house gas… » read more

Posted by Eberhard Rhein