Tomorrow Blog

Celebrating three years of Tomorrow

September 14, 2019 · 2 min read

It’s been three years since Tomorrow was first revealed to the world with the launch of electricityMap in 2016. At the time, each of the last 16 months were already the warmest ever measured since recording began in 1880. Unfortunately the trend hasn’t stopped, as last July…

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Why green electricity contracts fail to deliver green electricity

September 03, 2018 · 7 min read

Depending on where you live, your electricity retailer may have offered you a contract giving you electricity that exclusively comes from renewables. Furthermore, recently many companies have made headlines, claiming to have achieved 100% renewable power use. How did they solve…

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Estimating the marginal carbon intensity of electricity with machine learning

July 03, 2018 · 9 min read

How do you know where your electricity comes from? The answer, in its simplest form, is given by the electricityMap . However, when consumers are faced with a decision — for example deciding when to charge an electric vehicle — things get more subtle. So why shouldn’t you charge…

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