June 19 -- Capacity to generate power from renewable sources, including solar, wind and
hydro, hit a new high in 2014, driven by a rise in the number of countries with green energy
goals, an international group of experts said on Thursday.
An 8.5 percent increase in renewable energy capacity allowed the global economy and energy
consumption to grow without a parallel increase in carbon emissions for the first time,
according to a report from green energy policy network REN21. >>View Article