Breiter Planet Properties President Andrew Breiter-Wu discusses various Green New Deal proposals and how they could solve problems presented by COVID-19.
Senator Ed Markey of Massachusetts, and Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York introduced a Green New Deal Resolution in February 2019 to address the existential crisis that climate change poses.
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Amazon announced five new renewable energy projects in China, Australia and the U.S. that further support Amazon’s commitment to reach 80% renewable energy by 2024 and 100% renewable energy by 2030 (and potentially as early as 2025), as well as to reach net zero carbon by 2040.
The Drax Power Station near Selby, North Yorkshire, is the single largest CO2 emitter in the U.K. Its owner plans to replace the coal-fired units with gas power and a 200 MW battery.
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The road to renewable energy is paved with impediments of techno-financial evolution and policy paralysis. Renewables not only face technical challenges, they have big Goliaths betting against them, so what does the future hold for David?