Part of Generation Network » Clean Power Professionals Group This special interest group is where you can bring thoughts and ideas on renewable energy. 39,950 Members Join Follow via RSS Home Posts Q&A News Experts Sponsors Author Matt Chester Energy AnalystChester Energy and Policy Follow Matt Send Message About meMatt is an energy analyst in Washington DC working as a consultant in federal energy policy and energy markets, and operates the Chester Energy and Policy blog to share news, insights, and advice in the... 85,323 content views 394 likes in total 271 items added StatusClean Power Professionals Expert Energy Efficiency Professionals Expert The Energy Collective Expert Top Community Members John Benson Senior Consultant Matt Chester Energy Analyst Kasper Moth-Poulsen Professor; Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Applied Chemistry See More Shared Link Matt shared this link UK passes 1,000 hours without coal as energy shift accelerates Revival of last eight coal plants when ‘beast from the east’ hit Britain proved to be brief Read More Source: www.theguardian.com Matt’s Insights Share Sign in to Vote 3 Likes Comment now shared on July 16, 2018 142 views UK's acceleration away from coal and towards renewables is showing just how quickly such a transition can occur Tags:#coal #renewable-energy #climate-change #united-kingdom report Content Discussion No discussions yet. Start a discussion below. Sign in to Participate Not a member? Registering with Energy Central allows you to connect with a network of more than 200,000 global power industry professionals. Register Today, It’s Free! Related Content Hurricanes Could Blow In a Carbon Tax 38Sign in to Vote 1 Like How Manufacturing Firms Can Save Energy 693Sign in to Vote 1 Like Here's how the U.S., China, Japan and Denmark get their electricity 95Sign in to Vote 1 Like A Different Type of Conundrum... A Different Kind of Denial 2462Sign in to Vote 1 Like Community Comments Grant commented on ... Emissions-free energy system saves heat from the summer sun for winter Exciting research! Really could be a game-changer. I hope the team is able to breach the >100deg C barrier. Better living through... Jeffrey commented on ... Texas’ electricity market is working. But these companies want to change the rules to benefit themselves. Transmission losses are a small component of overall retail cost. Mark commented on ... Texas’ electricity market is working. But these companies want to change the rules to benefit themselves. I enjoyed this article and I agree that it might be self serving for NRG and Calpine. But nonetheless, they make Joe commented on ... Combined wind and solar made up at least 20% of electric generation in 10 states in 2017 In another 5 years - 2022 - there will be a bunch more states on this list.