A record volume of renewable energy is expected to come online in 2021, with 290 gigawatts of new capacity. That surpasses 2020’s record, when renewables accounted for all of the new electricity capacity installed worldwide.
Ahead of COP26, one of the world’s largest oil producers committed to reaching net-zero emissions by 2060.
The brutal cold snap in Texas overwhelmed the state's ill-prepared electricity grid, severely impacting energy production.
When combined with a very large pool of electric vehicle batteries, vehicle to grid technology (V2G) can help utilities balance short periods of supply and demand imbalances in the electrical grid and even lower bills by using locally generated power from solar or wind.