THE DAILY ROUNDUP – Tuesday

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California refuses to enlist clean, cheap hydropower in the fight against climate change

For years, the people of the Northern San Joaquin Valley have been trying to get hydropower recognized for what it is: the original source of clean electricity. Our efforts have been stymied by people who feel entitled to…

https://calmatters.org/commentary/hydropower/


National Grid dives into renewable energy development

There is an irony that the large power companies that own many U.S. utilities are also some of the biggest solar and wind developers, even while they resist rooftop solar and in many cases also large-scale renewables…

https://pv-magazine-usa.com/2019/07/15/national-grid-dives-into-renewable-energy-development/


Dark Days Ahead?

As power outages go, the Broadway Blackout of 2019 was pretty modest. About 73,000 customers lost power in parts of Manhattan’s Midtown and Upper West Side neighborhoods for several hours just as evening fell on…

https://www.city-journal.org/2019-broadway-blackout


Head of miners union calls Green New Deal’s main goal ‘almost impossible’

The Green New Deal, introduced by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) and Sen. Ed Markey (D-Mass.) earlier this year, aims to cut greenhouse emissions in half by shifting to 100 percent renewable energy over the…

https://thehill.com/hilltv/rising/453075-head-of-miners-union-calls-green-new-deals-main-goal-almost-impossible


Africa added 556 MW of on-grid solar in Q1 2019

This capacity represents a bit more than half of the total installed power generation in Africa between January and March, which was about 1,097 MW. This was, however, the lowest level of total new installed energy…

https://www.pv-magazine.com/2019/07/15/africa-added-556-mw-of-on-grid-solar-in-q1-2019/


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