Oil prices have risen in late 2017 as major exporters continue to cut supply. But with a fragile global economy and renewables on the rise, what will 2018 have in store for crude? Nawied Jabarkhyl reports and TRT World’s Maria Ramos spoke to the Director of the Brookings Doha Center, Tarik Yousef. He thinks the advances in renewable energy are a major threat to oil-producing economies.
Chile is now one of the world’s leaders in clean renewable energy. The green industry is helping the country’s economy grow by attracting investors. Al Jazeera’s Lucia Newman reports from Cerro Pabellon, Chile. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish – Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera – Check our website: http://www.aljazeera.com/
Researchers have just found two new ways to make solar power more efficient. Could this solve our energy crisis? These Massive Geoengineering Projects Won’t Stop Global Warming – https://youtu.be/tKzlYtTjxoU Sign Up For The Seeker Newsletter Here – http://bit.ly/1UO1PxI Read More: The American Solar Industry Had a Historic Year https://www.seeker.com/the-american-solar-industry-had-a-historic-year-2307076151.html “America’s solar industry is booming, showing its biggest growth ever in 2016, and it appears set to break additional records in the years ahead, according to a new industry report. The solar sector nearly doubled the amount of solar power installed last year compared to 2015, GTM Research and the Solar [More]
California shows the world the way forward in renewable energy
This video covers renewable energy, which majors to choose in order to get into this field, and some research being done. Renewable energy is not just one field, it can be broken up into solar, wind, geothermal, hydroelectric, biomass, and ocean. All of these are very different and involve many types of engineers and scientists to design and maintain the systems. The most common majors to enter include electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, chemical engineering, materials engineering, civil engineering, chemistry, and physics. It is most important that you determine specifically what you want to do within the field of renewable energy [More]
Burlington, Vermont recently became the first city in the United States to use 100 percent renewable energy for its residents’ electricity needs. Renewables often come at a premium but in Burlington electricity rates haven’t increased in years. CGTN’s Karina Huber has more. Watch CGTN LIVE on your computer, tablet or mobile Watch Live Subscribe to CGTN America on YouTube Follow CGTN America: Twitter: @cgtnamerica Facebook: @cgtnamerica Google+: CctvamericaTvnews »» Watch CGTN «« Washington, DC (and greater area) • MHz – Channel 3 • COMCAST (Xfinity) – Channel 273 • FIOS – Channel 277 New York City • Time Warner – [More]