Reducing poverty can actually lower energy demand, finds research

Source: ARS TechnicaAs people around the world escape poverty, you might expect their energy use to increase. But my research in Nepal, Vietnam, and Zambia found the opposite: lower levels of...

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ISTAS 2019 – Technology, Sustainable Development and Ethics

Source: IEEEIEEE ISTAS 2019 – the flagship event of IEEE Society for Social Implications of Technology (SSIT) took place in Boston from 15 – 16 November 2019. It was kindly hosted by the School of...

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DECARBONISATION BRINGS JOB OPPORTUNITIES TO LATIN AMERICA

PUBLISHED ON AUGUST 16, 2020 BY WASIMOFNAZARETH“Latin America could be 15 million jobs better off by 2030 in a zero emissions economy, a new IDB and ILO report has found.The transition to a net-zero...

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Griddy Is Being Sued for $1 Billion for Allegedly Price Gouging During Texas Winter Storm

Source: GizmodoA Texas woman filed a class-action lawsuit this week to the tune of $1 billion in damages against Griddy, a Texas electricity retailer that the suit alleges engaged in illegal price...

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