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Silvio contributes to several energy and climate-focused websites including Greentech MediaCleanTechnica, and The Energy Collective. His posts, as well as guest posts from our network, appear here.

Energy and Environment News Roundup – 8.25.16

August 25, 2016

Marcacci Communications publishes a daily roundup of energy and climate news and opinion. Inclusion of articles does not equal endorsement.

EMISSIONS

California legislature passes climate change bills (via Reuters)

RENEWABLES

European large-scale solar market to rebound after 2018 (via Recharge News)

Indonesia will add 5GW of solar over next three years through feed-in tariffs (via CleanTechnica)

France ushers in 3GW solar tender across six rounds (via PV Magazine)

Japan expanding floating wind farm amid intensifying global race (via Bloomberg)

Energy and Environment News Roundup – 8.22.16

August 22, 2016

Marcacci Communications publishes a daily roundup of energy and climate news and opinion. Inclusion of articles does not equal endorsement.

COAL

China’s drive to clean up its coal one plant at a time (via New Scientist)

Alienated and angry, coal miners see Donald Trump as their only choice (via New York Times)

EMISSIONS

Seven charts showing how countries’ carbon footprints compare (via Carbon Brief)

British Columbia keeps carbon tax frozen in new climate plan (via Reuters)

Energy and Environment News Roundup – 8.18.16

August 18, 2016

Marcacci Communications publishes a daily roundup of energy and climate news and opinion. Inclusion of articles does not equal endorsement. 

ENERGY POLICY

As states debate solar, contentious rate cases give way to broader valuation proceedings (via Utility Dive)

Kansas regulators tackle distributed generation cost-benefit analysis (via Utility Dive)

RENEWABLES 

Renewables sweep Chile’s electricity market and set historic low prices (via PV Magazine)

Greece approves new renewable energy law (via Renewable Energy World)

India’s solar dreams, too, are made in China (via Quartz) 

Energy and Environment News Roundup – 8.17.16

August 17, 2016

Marcacci Communications publishes a daily roundup of energy and climate news and opinion. Inclusion of articles does not equal endorsement.

EMISSIONS

Legal doubts over California’s cap-and-trade program (via Climate Central)

Real-life repercussions confront lawmakers haggling over cap-and-trade program’s future (via Los Angeles Times)

Fixing a major flaw in cap-and-trade (via Energy Collective)

NATURAL GAS

Energy-related CO2 emissions from natural gas surpass coal as fuel use patterns change (via U.S. EIA)

RENEWABLES

Solar tax credits scorch state budgets (via Utility Dive)

The solar C&I sector: Making the case for an expanded ITC marketplace (via Renewable Energy World)

Energy and Environment News Roundup – 8.15.16

August 15, 2016

Marcacci Communications publishes a daily roundup of energy and climate news and opinion. Inclusion of articles does not equal endorsement.

CLIMATE

An epic Middle East heat wave could be global warming’s hellish curtain raiser (via Washington Post)

As Earth swelters, global warming target in danger (via Climate Central)

Development bank climate funding fell $3 billion in 2015 (via Climate Home)

Divided America: Global warming polarizes more than abortion (via AP)

Energy and Environment News Roundup – 8.11.16

August 11, 2016

Marcacci Communications publishes a daily roundup of energy and climate news and opinion. Inclusion of articles does not equal endorsement.

CLIMATE

Cameroon, Iran, Ukraine: Unlikely climate leaders (via Climate Home)

Infertile Crescent: More than war, climate change is making Middle East hard to live in (via The Economist)

NATURAL GAS

Turns out wind and solar have a secret friend: Natural gas (via Washington Post)

Chesapeake Energy to exit Barnett Shale (via Wall Street Journal)

RENEWABLES

Scotland wind turbines cover all its electricity needs for a day (via The Guardian)

Solar manufacturers pivot away from big U.S. utility plants (via Bloomberg)

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