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IPCC – Global Warming Report

‘The world must invest $2.4 trillion in clean energy every year through 2035 and cut the use of coal-fired power to almost nothing by 2050 to avoid catastrophic damage from climate change, according to scientists convened by the United Nations‘ https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-10-08/scientists-call-for-2-4-trillion-shift-from-coal-to-renewables Facebook Google+ Twitter LinkedIn

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Government of Alberta launch solar RFP

The Government of Alberta is seeking proposals to procure solar power to offset around 55% of the government’s annual electricity needs. A Request for Proposals (RFP) is now open to developers of solar projects in Alberta. Through the RFP the government are seeking 135,000MWh of solar-generated electricity, offering a 20 year contract.  The Alberta government […]

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BEST Challenge

Emissions Reduction Alberta today launched the BEST Challenge providing up to $70 million in a new competitive funding opportunity. The challenge targets technologies that demonstrate the potential to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in Alberta and secure the province’s success in a lower carbon economy. More information available here: https://lnkd.in/dQ73qDK

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IRENA Report on Corporate PPA’s

‘More and more non-energy companies are voluntarily – and actively – procuring or investing in self-generation of renewable energy. Driven by sharp cost reductions, combined with growing calls for sustainability among investors and consumers, renewables have become an attractive source of energy for corporate users around the world.’ The IRENA report provides a comprehensive cross […]

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