In today’s Electrek Green Energy Brief (EGEB):
- The state of Virginia passes landmark green energy legislation.
- Global carbon dioxide emissions fell by 2% in 2019.
- Companies in the UK will spend £12 billion over the next two years on switching to EVs.
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The SB583 solar bill debate was lively on the West Virginia House floor yesterday, and some of the delegates’ viewpoints were… interesting. However, the House of Delegates ultimately passed the bill on a 75-23 vote that will make it easier for companies to get a small portion of their power supply from solar energy.
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The environmental nonprofit The Nature Conservancy is working with West Virginia’s Coalfield Development Corporation to put large-scale solar energy on a decommissioned coal mine site. This would be a first in West Virginia.
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