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Here comes the sun!
1. Utility-scale solar output up 36.5% June to June.
2. Photovoltaic output up 47.5% June to June.
3. At times in June, California's solar produced more than 50% of the state's electricity!
Note that sustained growth of 36% means doubling every two years, and that California's GDP is bigger than India's.
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3-month payback for new perovskite solar cells!
Another reason to divest from fossil fuels. Why not make car chassis out of these materials?
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Solar Car Inventions Please Ra, the Sun God
Ra, the most obviously real god, the Sun God, is very pleased by these solar car inventions, which s/he accepts as devotional offerings, and inspire her/him to keep providing 6,000 times as much energy as humans use from all sources.

Immortus? Well, that's being pretty pushy for godly boon, but the car is impressive so, okay, sure, if you invented this, yes, you can be more or less immortal.
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Best proposal of the 2016 U.S. Presidential race.
The President gets to spend $20 trillion; and more spent on solar, the cheaper each future unit of solar becomes, saving Americans money on electricity.

Warren Buffet is able to buy solar electricity at under 4 cents a kWh as of this month. There’s no reason the poor shouldn’t be able buy it for that also, vs. 14 cents, the average U.S. price for electricity.
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How to care about the future
This is how you show that you care about the future. It's amazing to me that all institutions that expect to be around past 2030 — by which time it will be common knowledge that living without fossil fuels was the way to go — haven't already done this. I like this photo: a room full of people with tablets, laptops and smart phones, voting away the dirty devil's global warming fuels.
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China Clean Disrupts Itself
In the last 10 years, China has increased its solar power by 40,000% and on-grid wind power by 9,000%.

Less impressive, and with drawbacks, but better than increasing the burning of 4 billion tons a year of coal, in the last ten years China has increased hydro power by 257% and nuclear power by 290%. 

I like that China is even keeping track and has a number for share of non-fossil fuels in primary energy consumption: 11.2%. Considering that once China bakes a target into its goals, it goes after it with a labor force of over a billion people, I like the new carbon reduction targets. 
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America is going to get rid of fossil fuels by 2030.
I explained why at TEDx last year and not one person has refuted a single one of the hundreds of points I made. At this point, it's fiscal mismanagement to have any part of pension funds in coal, oil, or natural gas. There is no scenario in which fossil fuels have a long term upside. We either stop using them gradually, or we have multiple Mad Max scenarios of failed states that stop using them suddenly, and revert to warfare to get fuels.

It's pointless to talk about terrorist attacks and then base our economy on single points of failure like the pipeline interconnect in Cushing, Oklahoma.

One ISIS child soldier could do as much economic damage in Cushing as was done on 9/11.

With distributed onsite solar photovoltaics, the entire ISIS force would be eliminated before they could make a dent.

There is no good national security argument for fossil fuels. Given that the divestment movement is going to get bigger, there is no good financial argument for fossil fuels. Given that it costs $3-5 million in capital costs for each oil and gas industry job, there are no good employment arguments.

At some point even Bill "beyond astronomical" Gates will get it.
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6,000 cities! Ahead of their states in renewable energy goals!
Six...thousand...cities...see the national level servo-bureaucrato-viscosity, purchased by oil, gas, and coal companies, and see illegitimate government for what it is...and they make the sort of faster standards that their citizens want. I have had the pleasure of talking to a number of mayors about clean energy, in the U.S., Mexico, and Ecuador, and I am thrilled to have this article to send them and say, “If you’re not leading your government, you’re behind six thousand other leaders who have the same job you do.”
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Germany’s Transition to Solar Is Exemplary
Lies and propaganda are the swamp waters that politicians swim in. Real energy leadership like Germany’s drains the swamp, exposing the serpents, who hiss and puff up and rattle.

Germany’s transition to solar is real. And permanent. It’s only a matter of time before all other serious governments have to emulate Germany. There are already almost four dozen countries that get 90 to 1000% (yes, a thousand percent) of their electricity from clean sources.

But Germany is the fourth largest nation, and the powerhouse of the EU, the largest economic entity on earth. There is no way to hide or obfuscate Germany's massive success from the world.

And a U.S. oil company is to blame for the move to clean green Germany.

What a fantastic untold story!

Hollywood doesn't dare - but some day the story will be a movie, once the Emperors of Hydrocarbon have been retired.
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Fossil Fuel Subsidies = Total Waste
What a waste. If you wonder why 25% of all American deaths are from cancer, this Amazon River sized flow of carcinogens through our cities and farms is part of the reason.
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