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According to new modelling a National Energy Guarantee (NEG) with a more ambitious emissions reduction target of 45 per cent by 2030, as proposed by the opposition Labor Party, would lead to power prices falling over the life of the scheme in contrast to the conservative Liberal-National government’s proposal.

Read more: http://econews.com.au/58250/lib-nat-governments-neg-predicted-to-drive-up-power-prices/

The International Energy Agency (IEA) has revealed that global electricity investments exceeded those in oil and gas for the second year running in 2017 due to more spending on grids although renewable energy investment fell after years of growth.

Read more: http://econews.com.au/58216/iea-electricity-tops-oil-gas-investment-for-second-year-but-renewables-worrying/

Jobs, water, food and  energy must be found for the 120,000 people in Asia moving to cities every day. Experts at a recent urban environment event in the United Kingdom discussed the challenge of Asia’s urban crunch.

Read more: http://www.eco-business.com/news/asias-urban-crunch-what-to-do-about-900000-weekly-arrivals/?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Daily%20Digest%2017072018&utm_content=Daily%20Digest%2017072018+CID_0e1f378ac72e34854293906a9d50337c&utm_source=Campaign%20Monitor&utm_term=Asias%20urban%20crunch%20What%20to%20do%20about%20900000%20weekly%20arrivals

A mixed picture for global clean energy investment in 2018 is emerging, with dollar investment in solar under pressure while commitments to wind power and energy smart  technologies such as electric vehicles and batteries are running above last year’s levels.

Read more: http://econews.com.au/58191/solar-energy-investment-set-to-fall-in-2018-on-cutback-in-china/

There are some problems clean energy from wind and sun cannot solve. Two new studies provide a roadmap of the challenges ahead.

Read more: https://climatenewsnetwork.net/clean-energy-is-vital-but-still-not-enough/

China’s falling emissions of greenhouse gases offer optimism that moves to curb global temperature rise may be starting to work.

Read more: https://climatenewsnetwork.net/chinas-falling-emissions-raise-climate-hopes/