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MICHAEL MANN’S CLIMATE WAR THEME APPLIES TO THIS HEAT PUMP BATTLE

Climate scientist Michael Mann’s book THE NEW CLIMATE WAR chronicles the destruction of our planet, driven by the insatiable greed of shortsighted billionaires and powered by dirty politics and corrupt back room deals. Mann’s climate war theme is only too real for energy consultant Bob Wyman in New York State, and HRAI executive Martin Luymes in the Province of Ontario,

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YES WE CAN HIT 100% RENEWABLES WORLD WIDE SAYS STANFORD PROFESSOR

There are 8 countries in the world that are already at or very near 100% renewables, including Scotland, which reached about 97% in 2020. California is frequently hitting 80% or more, and Germany the world’s fourth biggest economy, generated more than 46% of its power from renewables for the entire year, also in 2020. Professor Mark Jacobson is a renowned

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America’s Clean Energy Secret

A version of this story appeared originally in 2020 in Plumbing Engineer, the official publication of the American Society of Plumbing Engineers Texas’ Whisper Valley is a living laboratory to help progressive companies plan production-scale housing projects for a different kind of world. Pssst! Want to know a secret? It’s not going to be that hard to construct clean energy

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I NO LONGER WANT TO DISCUSS THE MACrO-ECONOMICS OF OUR CLEAN ENERGY TRANSITION.

I no longer want to discuss or write about the macro-economics of our clean energy transition. That ship has sailed. If we keep talking about various macro-economic scenarios, it has two extremely negative effects: 1. It implies that the transition itself is in question, is discretionary, is still at the ‘what if’ scenario stage. It suggests that ROI is more

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TEXAS IS quickly becoming A RENEWABLES & SMART GRID LEADER

The Mueller community in Austin, Texas Some freak weather of the kind becoming common due to climate change occurred recently in the USA. Snow, ice and cold, all the way down to Texas, where the electricity system failed, and most of the publicity was centered. Clean energy was immediately blamed by gas and nuclear lobbyists and the compromised politicians that

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proven solutions

Proven climate solutions: How do we decide what solutions to feature on this site? To ensure you can rely on the information here when planning climate priorities for your family, organization or government, we have undertaken extensive research which includes scientific or high level journalism practices. This has taken the form of not only continuous review of available expert literature,

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Five ways businesses benefit from clean energy

It’s time to advance your business or career by recognizing what is misinformation and what is reality. 1. Operating cost: Save on lighting, cooling, heating, equipment operation, motors, and fleet operation. Lighting upgrades pay for themselves in one year. HVAC and process upgrades pay out in three years. Each electric fleet vehicle going 200,000 miles saves about $100,000. Just modernize existing

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