Developing countries generally have the most solar potential, but investment and policies will need to change for them to realise it.
Despite the challenges of Covid, the solar industry has had a stellar year and focusing investment on a green recovery will boost the sector's growth in 2021, says Walburga Hemetsberger, CEO of SolarPower Europe.
Many of the red states that voted for Donald Trump are also clean energy leaders. How will the energy transition shape these states’ economic futures?
Offshore wind can complement solar to get California to its zero-carbon electricity target, says state energy commissioner Karen Douglas.
Sub-Saharan African countries could become big hydrogen exporters, but why not use hydrogen to power their own industrial development?
Suspicion about a bias towards fossil fuels in the IEA’s flagship World Energy Outlook appears to be confirmed by new research, but many experts insist the agency is changing.
The Italian island of Sardinia has strong wind and solar resources, so why is it considering a natural gas transport pipeline?
Most innovations and technologies we enjoy came about because of government support.