Hunter Hicks

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Report: Public Electric-Car Chargers Are Being Crushed by Demand Charges

A future where electric-car owners can charge up in minutes using public fast-charging stations at malls and grocery stores around the U.S. is in …

Electric Vehicles

How refineries' greed sank an environmental program that was saving them millions

Just over a year ago, Southern California's refinery industry was riding high. With a last-minute blitz in December 2015, the refineries had torpedoed a tough anti-pollution plan that had been painstakingly developed by regional environmental officials over the previous 37 months. The industry plan …

IEA warns $1.3 trillion of oil and gas could be left stranded

The International Energy Agency (IEA) has warned oil and gas companies that failing to adapt to the lower carbon energy agenda could lead to over a trillion dollars worth of assets being abandoned by 2050.<p>The IEA estimates that a step-change in climate policy away from fossil fuels and towards …

In Chile, Solar Power Outgrows the Grid, So They’re Giving it Away

In a cautionary tale illustrating the complex challenges of integrating renewable energy into the electrical grid, spot electricity prices in Chile …

Renewable Energy