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From all-electric building codes to heat pump deployments, here are the most noteworthy state actions on building electrification this year.
December 30, 2020 by Talor Gruenwald
Expanding well-designed, organized wholesale electricity markets is fundamental to this future.
December 29, 2020 by Miranda Ballentine
From negative oil prices to jaw-dropping valuations, even the experts were surprised by these market developments.
December 18, 2020 by Sarah Golden
While the President-elect faces an uphill battle on aggressively climate action without control of Congress, there is still much he can do by simply aligning finance to address the risks associated with climate-fueling activities.
December 4, 2020 by Sarah Golden
Green hydrogen's boosters say the fuel could play an important role in decarbonizing hard-to-electrify sectors of the economy, such as long-haul trucking, aviation and heavy manufacturing.
November 19, 2020 by Jim Robbins
A mosaic of solutions beyond renewables and fossil fuels, including hydrogen and biofuels, are likely to play important roles in the decarbonization of the interconnected global energy system,
November 19, 2020 by Massimo Schiavo
The U.S. Green Building Council and International Living Future Institute net-zero programs certainly have many overlaps, but there are also key differences that are important to note.
November 17, 2020 by Kate Zeile
The pandemic has altered work life and the commercial building sector. But companies are still looking for healthy and energy-efficient offices.
November 10, 2020 by Adam Aston
Wildfires and other disasters are driving a new emphasis on the value of continuous power, just as falling prices for solar panels and batteries are making combined systems more accessible
November 3, 2020 by Adam Aston
All paths lead to a more dynamic, networked and connected iDER landscape.
October 22, 2020 by Peter Asmus
No major technology shift has been introduced in the steel industry. But to get to net-zero emissions, new tech is fundamentally required — and fast.
October 14, 2020 by Thomas Koch Blank
Aggressive building electrification is required to truly tackle the crisis the Golden State faces.
September 30, 2020 by Jonny Kocher
The tech giant set an ambitious clean energy commitment in 2018. It's finally released its strategy for how to reach its goal.
September 18, 2020 by Sarah Golden
Smart policy, planning and market designs are critical so that utilities and customers can improve reliability through accelerated deployment of advanced clean resources as fossil generators retire.
September 4, 2020 by Bryn Baker
Zero-carbon technologies and approaches being deployed at the Climate Pledge Arena in Seattle and the McDonald's flagship restaurant in Lake Buena Vista, Florida, show what's possible.
August 20, 2020 by Heather Clancy
Costs have fallen, out-of-the-box solutions are more common, and businesses and homes understand the expense of losing power. But policies and programs are lagging.
August 14, 2020 by Sarah Golden
Industrial heat is essential to make metals, concrete, plastic, paper, drugs and more. Yet decarbonization options remain immature and expensive. A green credit regime could help.
August 13, 2020 by Adam Aston
As policymakers mull measures to accelerate an economic recovery and invest in long-term infrastructure needs, policy should center on tackling the financing barriers to ingenuity and entrepreneurship.
August 6, 2020 by Jeremy Harrell
This startup's 'reef cubes' could be a plastic-free way to protect marine biodiversity and offshore wind turbines
By restoring the marine environment, the cubes can also encourage sustainable fishing and eco-tourism, the company's founder said.
August 5, 2020 by Douglas Broom
As countries invest in renewable energy, they need to ensure that the investments in transmission lines are as sustainable as they can be.
July 23, 2020 by Amanda Maxwell
A wrap-up of recent research on sustainable business and the clean economy.
July 22, 2020 by Devon Edwards
So far, it's the only natural gas utility to formally voice its support on the rising push on statewide mandates for building electrification.
July 16, 2020 by Stephanie Greene
Seventy percent of greenhouse gas emissions can be attributed to cities so they must be at the forefront of tacking climate change.
July 15, 2020 by Tatsatom Gonçalves