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Renewable energy leads as Power Technology lists the top five terms tweeted in May 2020, based on data from GlobalData’s Influencer Platform. The top tweeted terms are the trending industry discussions happening on Twitter by key individuals (influencers) as tracked by the platform.
1. Renewable Energy – 660 mentions
The harnessing of renewable energy for electricity generation, innovations to ditch fossil fuels and rely more wind, solar, and hydro, and energy playing a critical role in a post-Covid world, were some popularly discussed topics in May. According to an article shared by Bill McKibben, an environmentalist, author and educator, a report suggested that renewable energy sources like solar, wind, and power produced more electricity than coal every single day for 40 days straight in the US. The shift from coal to renewable happened because of falling gas prices, warm weather, and renewable capacity, the report highlighted.
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