Solar, Wind and Battery Prices Falling

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Solar, Wind and Battery Prices Falling

  • Published: Nov 13th, 2019

A new Solutions Brief by Climate Central describes the rapid growth of battery storage capacity in the U.S., and how it can be used to reduce carbon emissions while making our power grid more resilient to extreme weather.

Large-Scale Battery Installations Help Store Renewable Energy

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Large-Scale Battery Installations Help Store Renewable Energy

  • Published: Nov 13th, 2019

A new Solutions Brief by Climate Central describes the rapid growth of battery storage capacity in the U.S., and how it can be used to reduce carbon emissions while making our power grid more resilient to extreme weather.

Daily Template: CO2 in the Context of Human History

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Daily Template: CO2 in the Context of Human History

  • Published: Jul 2nd, 2019

This image puts today’s CO2 levels in historical context. Spoiler alert: we’re off the charts.

Daily Template: The Rise of CO2

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Daily Template: The Rise of CO2

  • Published: Jul 2nd, 2019

CO2 has seasonal fluctuations but its stark, long-term rise is unmistakable.

How Different Modes of Transportation Stack Up

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How Different Modes of Transportation Stack Up

  • Published: Nov 25th, 2014

Transportation accounts for 28 percent of Americans’ overall greenhouse gas emissions. Here's a look at how various modes stack up.

Interactive: Small Modular Reactors - Safe and Cheaper?

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Interactive: Small Modular Reactors - Safe and Cheaper?

  • Published: Apr 24th, 2011

For decades, some nuclear engineers have been pushing an alternate technology that they claim could address all the concerns of conventional nuclear reactors. Called Small Modular Reactors (SMRs), these plants,would be inherently cheaper to build and safer to operate than conventional plants.

Proposed Carbon Capture and Sequestration in Linden, NJ

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Proposed Carbon Capture and Sequestration in Linden, NJ

  • Published: Dec 29th, 2009

The CCS project proposed for Linden, NJ will use a process called gasification to convert coal into hydrogen.

CO2 Storage Areas

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CO2 Storage Areas

  • Published: May 19th, 2009

The United States has many areas, shown in pink, where geological formations are likely to be suitable for long-term carbon dioxide storage.