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Integrated solar power and energy storage systems may be the key to meeting energy demand when the grid goes down.
December 18, 2014 by Michael Puckett
The Tar Heel State is a model of how policy, infrastructure and resource availability influence the success of renewable energy efforts.
December 3, 2014 by RP Siegel
Wind, hydro and biomass provide the bulk of electricity consumed in the city of Burlington.
October 24, 2014 by Laurie Guevara-Stone
Los Angeles’ chief sustainability officer previews the city’s forthcoming comprehensive sustainability plan.
October 7, 2014 by Garrett Hering
Malmö has embraced smart tech, green roofs and car-sharing — and produces 30 percent of its energy via renewables.
October 1, 2014 by Laurie Guevara-Stone
After more than a century with little change, electricity infrastructure is being remade. Is a microgrid coming soon to your backyard?
July 7, 2014 by Justin Gerdes
These innovative companies are capitalizing on creative financing trends, from solar asset-backed securities to yield cos.
June 30, 2014 by Garrett Hering
In the new land of opportunity, oil is no longer in the picture as it is now.
June 26, 2014 by Patrick Doherty
In the years ahead, will your company thank SolarCity for bringing down the cost of solar power? Here's a progress report on the state of innovation.
June 20, 2014 by Martin LaMonica
Can a technology upstart headed by Google employee No. 35 disrupt the market for renewable energy?
May 21, 2014 by Elaine Hsieh
Here's how the University District of Spokane, Wash., is harnessing Big Data and emerging as a smart city laboratory.
May 6, 2014 by Kim Zentz
Four states have green banks to drive financing for renewable energy. Here's the vision for a federal one.
May 6, 2014 by Sustainable Business
From Boston to Salt Lake City, cities are banding together to combat the biggest demand for energy and source of carbon emissions.
April 18, 2014 by Sustainable Business
It's his job not only to future-proof quake-prone, coastal San Francisco, but to make sure the city thrives no matter what. Here's why you'll want a CRO in your town, too.
April 16, 2014 by Shana Rappaport
These cities are leading the way when it comes to the EPA's energy efficiency rankings.
April 10, 2014 by Elsa Wenzel
BrightSource Energy’s new project is the world's largest solar thermal plant. But is it the best model for sustainable energy in the desert Southwest?
February 19, 2014 by Garrett Hering
Yes, Sin City is extravagant and flashy. But Caesars, MGM and Sands are betting it will pay off as a greener destination for business events.
February 14, 2014 by Nikki Gloudeman
A new platform called Clean Reach aims to address a lack of early stage funding for this high potential energy industry.
February 11, 2014 by Sustainable Business
What used to be a one-way route from the utility to your building is becoming a two-way street.
February 4, 2014 by Dan Probst
In his State of the Union address, Obama reaffirmed his strategy to address climate change and foster economic growth by working with innovative businesses and cities.
January 29, 2014 by Martin LaMonica
Who else is making progress on renewable energy? Wal-Mart, Whole Foods, the city of Houston and more.
January 29, 2014 by Garrett Hering
Renewables, EVs and retrofits all played a role in the transition to a more prosperous and secure energy future.
January 20, 2014 by Laurie Guevara-Stone
The storied news show recently aired a controversial report. But the CEO of the Cleantech Group says if this is a 'crash,' give us more.
January 13, 2014 by Sheeraz Haji
An expansion and extension of the NY-Sun Initiative aims to turn the Empire State into a solar powerhouse.
January 10, 2014 by Pierre Bull
By the end of the 1980s, Varese Ligure was becoming a dying town. Then its mayor embraced environmental stewardship, and everything changed.
January 6, 2014 by Laurie Guevara-Stone