Renewables generated triple the power of coal in 2017, UK figures show

British wind farms generated more electricity than coal plants on more than 75% of days this year, an analysis of energy figures has shown. Solar also outperformed coal more than half the time, the data provided by website MyGridGB revealed. Read more The post Renewables generated triple the power of coal in 2017, UK figures[…]

Thousands protest in Morocco against the “mines of death”

For four days in a row, thousands of people have been protesting in the city of Jerada, northeastern Morocco, in a cry for jobs, social development and government intervention in what the call “the mines of death.” The massive demonstrations started around December 12 with people demanding lower electricity and water bills. However, the rallies[…]