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The race to turbocharge the shift to clean energy has been slowed by unforeseen obstacles — in the form of trade policy and business model hiccups.
May 26, 2022 by John Howell
Countries are facing an energy and climate crisis. Dependence on imported fossil fuels can never deliver the energy security we need – nor does it allow us
May 18, 2022 by Ørsted
Danish energy firm is aiming to achieve a net positive impact on biodiversity across all of its new projects from 2030.
May 6, 2022 by Michael Holder
New companies are developing technologies, such as large kites, that can harvest wind energy up to a half-mile above ground.
April 28, 2022 by Nicola Jones
The fund is led by managing partners Sierra Peterson and Sarah Sclarsic and supported a suite of investors and partners across the corporate, climate tech and environmental worlds including past or present CEOs of General Electric, Lyft and Shopify.
April 14, 2022 by Maki Tazawa
It’s time for the venture capital community to bone up on environmental, social and governance issues.
March 16, 2022 by Heather Clancy
When it comes to the climate crisis, we need to explore all available solutions, even those that aren’t ‘perfect,’ says long-time radio journalist and podcaster Molly Wood.
March 9, 2022 by Michelai Graham
Climate fintech companies raised $1.2 billion in 2021, three times the amount of previous years.
March 2, 2022 by Heather Clancy
The energy landscape is changing quickly, and it affects every organization and every sector in countless ways. From energy prices to grid reliability to
February 3, 2022 by Enel X
Jim Robo’s quest to turn a dirty old electric utility into the world’s mostly-green energy powerhouse.
January 27, 2022 by Kari Huus
Denmark’s Ørsted transformed from a fossil-fuel utility to a renewable energy leader in a decade.
December 23, 2021 by Bill Spindle
Both red and blue states will see more advantages than drawbacks in embracing this new industry.
December 2, 2021 by David Cash
We’ve officially topped $30 billion in climate tech investments this year, and there's still a quarter to go.
October 27, 2021 by Heather Clancy
High-profile backers for Earthshot Ventures include legendary VC John Doerr, philanthropist Tom Steyer and Facebook Chief Product Officer Chris Cox.
September 9, 2021 by Heather Clancy
The BCG Green Ventures mandate: Partner with corporations to help them identify business opportunities related to climate tech, and then jointly incubate and invest in those ventures.
September 2, 2021 by Heather Clancy
Floating wind has the potential to make a huge contribution to filling the installed capacity gap in renewables and represents a game changer for the energy sector globally.
August 5, 2021 by Mo Chatterji
Instead of having its tower embedded directly into the ground or the seafloor, a floating wind turbine sits on a platform with mooring lines, such as chains or ropes, that connect to anchors in the seabed below.
July 29, 2021 by Matthew Lackner
The U.S. is still fundamentally relying on the expertise of Scandinavian developers who got a head start in their countries more than a decade ago.
July 7, 2021 by Rebecca Karp
The current design makes blades difficult to recycle, but innovators are experimenting with ways to repurpose them for things such as playgrounds or to make them from different materials that can be reused at end of life.
June 11, 2021 by Sarah Golden
The approval of Vineyard Wind I is a big step for an industry that promises healthier air and thousands of well-paying clean energy jobs.
June 3, 2021 by Nathanael Greene
A very large funding gap still exists at the earliest stage, the point when entrepreneurs are starting to transition research discoveries into new startup companies.
June 2, 2021 by David Kenney
The U.S. is way behind on wind energy. The Biden administration's new plan hopes to accelerate the federal process with funding and lowering barriers.
April 8, 2021 by Erin Baker
After years of false starts, offshore wind is poised to take off along the East Coast. Commitments by states to purchase renewable power, support from the Biden administration, and billions in new investment are all contributing to the emergence of this fledgling industry.
March 18, 2021 by Jon Hurdle
The Biden administration just backed the first commercial-scale offshore wind farm in the U.S., signaling that the political stars may finally be aligning for this energy resource.
March 12, 2021 by Sarah Golden
Local wind and solar cooperatives have been instrumental in fostering Europe’s renewable energy growth. Now, as multinational corporations play an ever-larger role in efforts to decarbonize Europe’s economy, the EU is looking to bolster these grassroots clean-energy initiatives.
January 28, 2021 by Paul Hockenos