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Scotland Gets 100% Of Its Electricity From Wind Power For 24 Hours

This weekend, Scotland generated more than 100% of its electrical  needs from wind turbines. That’s great news. But there’s more. The cost of wind power is now equivalent to the cost of making electricity from natural gas. Hello? Which would you prefer, people? Electricity that generates no carbon emissions or electricity that costs the same […]

August 14th

EPA Proposes Rules To Clean Up Power Plants By 30%

Electric vehicle detractors like to claim that EVs are just as dirty as conventional cars, because most electric power in America comes from coal plants. Yesterday, the EPA proposed new regulations that would reduce power plant emissions by 30% by 2030, making EVs that much greener. The proposal is actually more open-ended than most, with […]