America's renewable energy capacity overtakes coal for the first time
Green gets ahead, albeit only slightly.
Michael Bloomberg will spend $500 million to close coal-fired power plants
The funding will be used to lobby state and local officials.
Renewable energy is on the rise, but so is demand for fossil fuels
Increasing renewables uptake is not enough to mitigate our appetite for gas and coal.
A major UK energy supplier is now 100 percent wind power
Scottish Power is the first major UK provider to make the move.
Major UN report says climate change is worse than first thought
It predicts a massive crisis starting in 2040.
China bumps up renewable energy target to reduce reliance on coal
Non-compliant companies will be hit with fines.
Insurance giant stops covering firms that depend on coal
Fossil fuels are quickly becoming a liability.
US coal industry saw little growth in 2017 despite White House push
And it might return to shrinking in 2018.
Renewable energy outstripped coal use in the UK for most of 2017
But gas is still being heavily relied upon.