Topic : Energy

  • General view of the skyline of the harbour at Bremerhaven Technology Pioneers Article

    How data will power the future of energy

    Throughout history, we’ve equated energy with the consumption of natural resources such as oil, natural… more

  • Illustration file picture shows a man typing on a computer keyboard in Warsaw Forum Article

    Why Europe needs a digital single market

    Innovation isn’t easy. It takes courage to experiment and advance a new idea and determination to ensure… more

  • Steam billows from the cooling towers of Jaenschwalde coal power station near Cottbus Forum Article

    Governments cannot solve the climate crisis alone

    I’ve been hearing from business leaders over the past few months about the impact climate change could… more

  • Vivint Solar technicians install solar panels on the roof of a house in Mission Viejo Forum Article

    How to create jobs by tackling climate change

    In the past, action to combat climate change was viewed largely as running counter to… more

  • To match Interview POLAND-BELCHATOW/ Forum Article

    How to move ahead quickly on carbon pricing

    The time has come to end hand wringing on climate strategy, particularly controlling carbon dioxide emissions… more

  • Chimneys are seen through a window at a coal-fired power plant on a hazy day in Shimen county Forum Article

    Don’t be surprised if China puts a cap on carbon

    In China – the world’s largest emitter of carbon dioxide – policy-makers have been discussing the… more

  • Windmills generate electricity in the windy rolling foothills of the Rocky Mountains near the town of Pincher Creek Forum Event

    Why shifting to renewables is not mission impossible

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

  • To match feature RENEWABLES/DENMARK Forum Event

    How governments can drive the green revolution

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

  • People look at the cooling towers of Doel’s nuclear plant in northern Belgium Forum Event

    How will we power the next energy revolution?

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

  • A worker inspects solar panels at a solar farm in Dunhuang, 950km northwest of Lanzhou, Gansu Province Technology Pioneers Article

    14 tech predictions for our world in 2020

    We asked our 2015 intake of Technology Pioneers for their views on how technology will change the… more

  • Vapour pours from a steel mill chimney in the industrial town of Port Kembla Forum Article

    What is carbon-pricing and why do we need it?

    A dangerously warming planet is not only an environmental challenge, it’s a fundamental threat to efforts to… more

  • Fishermen row a boat in the algae-filled Chaohu Lake in Hefei, Anhui province Forum Article

    Cause for new optimism on climate change?

    In the rarified atmosphere of Aspen, Colorado, last week I attended the 11th American Renewable Energy Day… more

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    Interview: How can we get cheaper power from the sun?

    Nanotechnology offers new ways to make solar power cost efficient. Dr Hele Savin, a World Economic Forum… more

  • Forum Article

    Climate catastrophe: a real possibility

    Climate policy aims to internalize the social cost of carbon by means of a carbon… more

  • Forum Article

    Climate targets have failed. Time to try something new

    If the world is to solve the climate change crisis, we will need a new approach. Currently, the major… more

  • Forum Article

    How China became a climate leader

    In what some might consider a surprising development, China – currently the world’s la… more

  • Forum Article

    Can Africa’s desert sun power Europe?

    Up to 20% of power demand in Europe can be obtained by connecting African deserts to… more

  • Forum Article

    How the ‘aspirationals’ are changing the world

    Solutions to some of our intractable global challenges could be found in 2.5 billion empowered, young and… more