Renewable energy

The age of the sun guzzler

The internal combustion engine created a huge demand for oil. But the new generation of electric cars will transform energy markets. That’s something everyone needs to understand, says Nick O’Connor.

MoneyWeek magazine

Latest issue:

Magazine cover
Victory for value

It's time to buy unpopular stocks

The UK's best-selling financial magazine.
Subscribe now

The age of the sun guzzler

The internal combustion engine created a huge demand for oil. But the new generation of electric cars will transform energy markets. That’s something everyone needs to understand, says Nick O’Connor.

Why the humble battery is the most exciting technology of the future

Renewable energy will one day replace fossil fuels. The technology that will make it happen? The battery. John Stepek examines the future of electricity, and what it means for you.

Invest in the future: five game-changing technologies

Over the past 15 years, technology has revolutionised industries across the globe. Matthew Partridge looks at what will shape the next 15.

The VW scandal is bad news for Tesla – but great news for electric cars

The VW diesel emissions scandal could accelerate the switch to electric cars. But it could be VW itself rather than the likes of Tesla that stand to gain the most. Bengt Saelensminde explains why.

Why you can’t ignore climate change with your portfolio

International action to tackle climate change is going to change the investing landscape. Piper Terrett tips one fund to benefit.

London’s electric 'love-mobiles' are a transport trend you can’t ignore

A new scheme coming to London is proof that electric cars are entering the mainstream, says John Stepek. Here, he looks at the next stage in the green transport revolution.

Tesla's Powerwall: a leap forward for green energy

Tesla’s new battery technology could revolutionise the energy market.

Tesla’s battery revolution: is this the ‘tipping point’ for solar energy?

Tesla’s ‘Powerwall’ battery system aims to bring down the cost of energy storage. Matthew Partridge asks if this is the ‘tipping point’ for solar energy.

How to profit from clean, green energy

Cheap oil has not been the drag on renewable energy that you might think, says Matthew Partridge. Here, he explains why – and picks the best ways to profit from the trend.

Place your bets on European stocks

Everyone has their eyes on Mario Draghi this week. But as Matthew Partridge points out, there’s more to Europe than the European Central Bank boss.

Showing page 1 of 6