November 19 Energy News

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Opinion:

¶ “The Doom of Fossil Fuel Investments” • There is very little time to get out of pure-play oil and gas company investments without substantial losses. It is already too late to get out of pure-play coal company investments without substantial losses. Utility companies with heavy reliance on fossil fuels are also in trouble. Here is why. [CleanTechnica]

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¶ “More Nuclear Energy is Not the Solution to Our Climate Crisis” • With the threat of climate change, there are increasing calls to keep many nuclear plants going. Bailing out financially shaky old nuclear plants is a short-sighted response to a huge challenge that requires much bigger, much more transformative thinking. [WBUR]

¶ “Hope Is Rational – Germany’s Radical Shift to Renewables and Efficiency” • Fossil fuels lobbyists might deny it, but the world is now heading towards a complete decarbonization of the energy…

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