Is Europe facing an energy crisis? As Russian gas cutoffs upend European energy security, the continent is struggling to cope with what experts say is one of its worst-ever energy crises—and it could still get much worse.
How many countries commit doubling clean energy? It entered into force on 4 November 2016, 30 days after the so-called “double threshold” (ratification by 55 countries that account for at least 55% of global emissions) had been met. Since then, more countries have ratified and continue to ratify the Agreement, reaching a total of 125 Parties in early 2017.
What is causing energy crisis in Europe? Gas supply and demand cycles are impacted by weather and economic activity. The winter season in 2020/21 was unusually cold in both Asia and Europe – the two main competing markets for liquefied natural gas (LNG). Competition was accentuated by severe contraction of supply.
What is the clean energy revolution? A clean energy revolution is taking place across America, underscored by the steady expansion of the U.S. renewable energy sector. The clean energy industry generates hundreds of billions in economic activity, and is expected to continue to grow rapidly in the coming years.