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Bavaria to Swap Nuclear for Fossil Energy

October 28, 2011 by Alex Trembath
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Bavaria is expected to trade out their significant nuclear electricity portfolio for fossil generation in the coming decade, according to new analysis from Der Spiegel. While the contribution of non-hydro renewables is anticipated to increase from 10 to 36 percent of generating capacity, the largest increase comes from natural gas, which...[read more]

The Next 5 Years of Clean Energy and Climate Protection in China

March 23, 2011 by Barbara Finamore

With the adoption of its Twelfth Five-Year Plan, the Chinese government has cemented key long-term strategies for greening GDP, controlling energy use, greenhouse gas emissions and key pollutants, and capitalizing on the growing low-carbon economy (full Chinese plan). Environment and climate are given the most prominent position ever in...[read more]