In 2015, Germany's renewables sector met a higher percentage of the country’s energy needs than the conventional-energy sector. Our reporter went to North Frisia to meet a pioneer of wind energy.
For the last two years, Trump has gutted US environmental regulation and promoted climate denial. But following Democratic gains, planet Earth should have more allies — at least in the House of Representatives.
Bioenergy is predicted to lead the growth of all renewables in the next five years, a new report by the International Energy Agency shows. But its impact could be even higher without current barriers to deployment.
Power shortages are stalling African development. Private sector green power providers say renewables could close the energy gap – but better market conditions are essential.
On this week's eco@africa, we see how to rehabilitate land in South Africa with essential oils, visit Mauritania's Diawling National Park and take a seat on old repurposed oil drums.
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