Amory Lovins

Type: Person
Name: Amory Lovins
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 2 reports

Nuclear Shutdowns Put Belgians and Britons on Blackout Alert

A bad year for nuclear power producers has Belgians and Britons shivering more vigorously as summer heat fades into fall. Multiple reactor shutdowns in both countries have heightened concern about the security of power supplies when demand spikes this ... [Published Spectrum Online - 15 hours ago]
Entities: Reactor, Belgium, Electrabel
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

Ten inspirational texts about climate change

Carbon BriefClimate and environmental issues can be pretty dry.Yet books and readings have inspired some of the world's top climate thinkers, writers and journalists to get involved in climate change-related work.Mike MannProfessor of meteorology at Penn ... [Published Business Spectator - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

Chuck Gregory: Recessive gene proves dominant

Editor’s note: This commentary is by Chuck Gregory, who is a member of the Springfield Town Democratic Committee, a volunteer with the Vermont Workers’ Center, and Valley Court Diversion. He has been successfully defeated for school board and Justice ... [Published VTDigger.org - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

Marching for the climate

My wife and I are getting ready to head to New York City for the People’s Climate March on Sunday, Sept. 21. The plan is to gather hundreds of thousands of people on the streets of New York City as world leaders gather at the United Nations to have a ... [Published Rutland Herald - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Renewable power: New global capacity grows more than ever before

Last year, new global capacity of hydroelectricity, wind, solar, and other renewable power grew more than in any previous year. Renewable electricity now accounts for about 22 percent of power generation worldwide, up from 18.4 percent in 2005. A worker ... [Published Christian Science Monitor - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 2 reports

Alternative Energies Debate—All Things Considered on the Net Benefits of Low and No-Carbon Electricity Technologies

Editor's Note: This post is part of a discussion on the net benefits of low and no-carbon electricity technologies . Discussants include Charles Frank, a nonresident senior fellow in Global Economy and Development at Brookings and Amory Lovins, cofounder ... [Published Brookings Institution - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

David MacKay asks his audience to use arithmetic to understand energy challenges

After posting a couple of videos with Amory Lovins providing his energy mirage, several commenters indicated they would like to hear and see a different point of view. Unlike Amory, David MacKay is a physicist who likes to use real numbers and simple ... [Published Atomic Insights - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 1 reports

More Data Improvement, Same Results: Nuclear Costs And Avoided Costs

Editor's Note: This post is part two of a discussion on the net benefits of low and no-carbon electricity technologies. Discussants include Charles Frank, a nonresident senior fellow in Global Economy and Development at Brookings and Amory Lovins, cofounder ... [Published Brookings Institution - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 07 2014 - Updated Sep 07 2014 - 1 reports

Crowd sourced analysis of a Lovins sales pitch

I’ve had the pleasure of experiencing an Amory Lovins talk in person three times. Each time, I left the venue with the feeling that an agnostic must have had after attending an Elmer Gantry revival. The audience for two of the events should have ... [Published Atomic Insights - Sep 07 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

Debate Over Economic Value of Renewables Brings Out Heavy Hitters

A recent article in  The Economist  describes a blog post by Charles Frank of the Brookings Institute in which he questions the  methods that have been used to compare renewable energy sources with more traditional sources like coal, gas and nuclear.Drawing ... [Published CSR Wire - Sep 05 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

Is Storage Necessary for Renewable Energy?

Engineering.com has a look at an Amory Lovins presentation on our ability to switch to 100% renewable energy even without energy storage - Is Storage Necessary for Renewable Energy? . Physicist and energy expert Amory Lovins, chief scientist at The Rocky ... [Published Peak Energy - Aug 30 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Bulk Electric Storage Not a Requirement For Widespread Use of Renewables

by RP Siegel SOURCE: Justmeans DESCRIPTION: Physicist Amory Lovins has been at the leading edge of energy alternatives since well before most people ever heard of climate change. Far from an idealist, he is a hard-nosed scientist who has done the ... [Published theCSRfeed - Aug 29 2014]

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"It is exciting to see the Empire State Building example being replicated," said RMI Co-founder and chief scientist Amory Lovins. "with the country's 120 million buildings consuming 42% of our nation's total energy and 72% of our electricity we must accelerate the adoption of deep energy saving retrofits—even at the pace of hundreds of buildings at a clip across entire portfolios."

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Innovative Empire State Building program cuts $... [Published New York Real Estate Journal - 10 hours ago]
Nuclear Shutdowns Put Belgians and Britons on B... [Published Spectrum Online - 15 hours ago]
Nuclear Shutdowns Put Belgians and Britons on B... [Published IEEE Spectrum - 17 hours ago]
Ten inspirational texts about climate change [Published Business Spectator - Sep 22 2014]
Chuck Gregory: Recessive gene proves dominant [Published VTDigger.org - Sep 22 2014]
Marching for the climate [Published Rutland Herald - Sep 21 2014]
Nuclear energy is not a viable option [Published Aliran - Sep 18 2014]
Why the Biggest Climate March in History Will B... [Published Huffington Post - Sep 17 2014]
Renewable power: New global capacity grows more... [Published Christian Science Monitor - Sep 16 2014]
Preventing climate change and adapting to it ar... [Published Grist - the Latest from Grist - Sep 16 2014]
Opinion: Sink the ‘Floating Nukes’ With Clean E... [Published NJ Spotlight - Sep 15 2014]
Alternative Energies Debate—All Things Consider... [Published Brookings Institution - Sep 11 2014]
Alternative Energies Debate—All Things Co... [Published Brookings Latest From Brookings - Sep 11 2014]
David MacKay asks his audience to use arithmeti... [Published Atomic Insights - Sep 09 2014]
More Data Improvement, Same Results: Nuclear Co... [Published Brookings Institution - Sep 08 2014]
Virgin Disruptors panellists revealed [Published Virgin Group - Sep 08 2014]
Reader's view: Election a chance to repudiate T... [Published Duluth News Tribune - Sep 08 2014]
Crowd sourced analysis of a Lovins sales pitch [Published Atomic Insights - Sep 07 2014]
Debate Over Economic Value of Renewables Brings... [Published CSR Wire - Sep 05 2014]
Reid’s Opening Remarks At The “National Clean E... [Published U.S. Senator Harry Reid - Sep 04 2014]
Debate Over Value of Renewables Brings in Heavy... [Published theCSRfeed - Sep 04 2014]
John Elkington, the 'Breakthrough Challenge' an... [Published GreenBiz - Sep 03 2014]
Forward-Looking Analyses are Key to Comparing C... [Published Breaking Energy online - Sep 02 2014]
Why Democrats Are Headed for Vegas [Published National Journal - Sep 02 2014]
Innovative Empire State Building Program Cuts $... [Published Noodls - Aug 30 2014]
Is Storage Necessary for Renewable Energy? [Published Peak Energy - Aug 30 2014]
Bulk Electric Storage Not a Requirement For Wid... [Published theCSRfeed - Aug 29 2014]
Forward-Looking Analyses are Key to Comparing C... [Published Environmental Defense - Aug 28 2014]
Spark: Rate Design for the Distribution Edge [Published Rocky Mountain institute - Aug 28 2014]
How the zero-waste economy benefits everyone [Published GreenBiz - Aug 28 2014]
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Nuclear Shutdowns Put Belgians and Britons on B... [Published IEEE Spectrum - 17 hours ago]
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> Photo: Eric Lalmand/AFP/Getty Images An idled reactor at Belgium's Tihange station boosts the risk of winter blackouts. A bad year for nuclear power producers has Belgians and Britons shivering more vigorously ...
Preventing climate change and adapting to it ar... [Published Grist - the Latest from Grist - Sep 16 2014]
Climate hawks are familiar with the framing of climate policy credited to White House science advisor John Holdren, to wit: We will respond to climate change with some mix of mitigation, adaptation, and suffering; all that remains to be determined ...
Alternative Energies Debate—All Things Co... [Published Brookings Latest From Brookings - Sep 11 2014]
Editor's Note: This post is part of a discussion on the net benefits of low and no-carbon electricity technologies . Discussants include Charles Frank, a nonresident senior fellow in Global Economy and Development at Brookings and Amory Lovins, cofounder ...
David MacKay asks his audience to use arithmeti... [Published Atomic Insights - Sep 09 2014]
After posting a couple of videos with Amory Lovins providing his energy mirage, several commenters indicated they would like to hear and see a different point of view. Unlike Amory, David MacKay is a physicist who likes to use real numbers and simple ...
Crowd sourced analysis of a Lovins sales pitch [Published Atomic Insights - Sep 07 2014]
I’ve had the pleasure of experiencing an Amory Lovins talk in person three times. Each time, I left the venue with the feeling that an agnostic must have had after attending an Elmer Gantry revival. The audience for two of the events should have ...
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