Tenth of world’s electricity now comes from wind and solar, according to UK thinktank

A tenth of the world’s electricity now comes from wind and solar, according to new research by London-based thinktank, Ember. The report, entitled Global Electricity Review 2021, found wind and solar have driven a record fall in global coal generation in 2020, which dropped by 4 per cent. Global programme lead at Ember, Dave Jones, told Euronews Living: “What’s impressive from our analysis is that … Continue reading Tenth of world’s electricity now comes from wind and solar, according to UK thinktank

UK’s first 100% electric intercity coach service from Edinburgh to Dundee to launch next month

The UK’s first all-electric coach service is set to run from next month, transporting passengers between Dundee and Edinburgh. The Scottish service, provided by startup Ember, will see two all-electric coaches make the 125-mile roundtrip on a single charge, with the journey set to take just over 90 minutes one way. Ember will start operating the route between Dundee and Edinburgh from 1 October with two … Continue reading UK’s first 100% electric intercity coach service from Edinburgh to Dundee to launch next month