Energy & Climate

The impacts of climate change and benefits of the transition to renewable power are far from evenly distributed, for now.
The Aloha State's energy goals include not just transitioning to 100 percent renewable power by 2045, but doing so in a way that is equitable for its many rural inhabitants.
We need a better understanding of the circular economy, and chemical engineers might hold the answer.
Google's Urs Holzle, the Renewable Energy Buyers Alliance and John Goodenough have the imagination and capacity to make the impossible possible for renewable energy.
The technology could make it easier for companies and communities to analyze the huge amounts of data expected from sensors in cars, roads and other new transport devices.
A small agricultural city is jumping at the chance to lead the way on sustainability.
Direct access to renewable electricity no longer is limited to corporate giants. Smaller operators are starting to buy solar and wind using innovative procurement strategies.
New service from the Business Renewables Center simplifies the comparison of contracts, including virtual power purchase agreements.
The recently formed Climate Leadership Council has signed big founding backers like General Motors, PepsiCo and ExxonMobile in its bid to advance a "carbon dividend" model.