We need to bring to the power industry the same mindset we apply to internet-based “utilities” like Facebook and Google.
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Sonita Lontoh on the potential of the digital grid.
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Renewable energy is not just a reaction to climate change and Latin America is proof of that, says Francesco Starace.
“It describes a pattern so consistent, and so powerful, that industries set their clocks by it."
On a bright and blustery day last month, a surreal event took place in the world of German energy prices.
Charles Feinstein on how lending power to fragile countries can help refugees.
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Africa’s energy revolution, one of the biggest overlooked stories of our time, is poised to change the lives of millions of Africans.