Greenpeace’s 5th Energy [R]evolution report is out with bold projections about the future of sustainability, claiming that it is within our reach to fully uncouple from the grid and harness renewable sources for all our energy needs by 2050.
For the first time in decades, CO2 emissions last year were stable. As a result of declining coal consumption in China, energy-related CO2 emissions remained stable across the globe in 2014. This, despite continued economic growth. But that’s only half the story told