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How to Save a United States’ Worth of Carbon Emissions

As Renewables Surge, They Can Do More, With a 4 Gigaton Opportunity Right Under Their Noses By Matt Evans and Chiel Borenstein Pick up any newspaper today, and there are stories that might make you worry. But one bright spot has been the continuing Cinderella story of renewable energy worldwide. When WattTime was founded only a few years ago, renewable energy deployment every year was barely more than a footnote in the global economy. No more. According to January 2018 numbers from Bloomberg New Energy Finance, world clean energy investment totaled $333.5 billion in 2017. That’s a 3% increase vs. 2016 and the second-highest annual invest...