Could this disaster have been avoided? And under climate change, how can we prepare for more events like this?
Black turbine blades seem to reduce bird collisions, but it's important to know why.
‘California is America fast-forward,’ writes one scholar. Does that mean that the dystopian infernos that have consumed parts of the state are simply a picture of what awaits the rest of America?
Hurricanes Michael and Florence have knocked power out for millions of people. Burying power lines could help but the costs are high.
Yes, Puerto Rico and any other storm-vulnerable location could benefit from on-site solar and battery backup, but it’s unrealistic to say these microgrids are enough to power the island.
Would putting power lines underground avoid hurricanes knocking out electricity service for millions of people? The answer is not as straightforward as it seems.
The U.S. could dramatically increase solar and wind power without expensive energy storage. The key is to overlay high-voltage direct current power lines on our system of regional grids.
South Africa’s pied crows are moving to areas where the climate suits them more.