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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
Meet Ambient Photonics, which just raised $30 million to produce low-light solar cells that can harvest energy from both natural and artificial sources.
May 26, 2022 by Heather Clancy
Organizations of all sizes are increasing their renewable energy programs in pursuit of decarbonization and net-zero goals. But even with renewable targets in place, many organizations don’t know where to start or the best path to get there. Renewable energy and decarbonization require a holistic approach, one based on both a thorough understanding of the available tools and a balance of core business objectives with sustainability targets.
May 3, 2022 by Enel X
The U.S. set climate goals, and domestic solar can both increase local energy security and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Now it needs to scale.
April 21, 2022 by David J. Feldman
Covering all 4,000 miles of the state's canals with solar panels would save more than 65 billion gallons of water annually by reducing evaporation, one study showed.
March 17, 2022 by Roger Bales
The community solar market had a record year in 2020, accounting for 37 percent of annual non-residential solar capacity — up from just 13 percent in 2016.
February 10, 2022 by Sarah Golden
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
A facility in Colton Agua Mansa, California, is among the first of its kind.
January 10, 2022 by Audrey Henderson
Can North America’s largest roofing company nail it when it comes to integrating solar energy with shingles? And what are the implications for commercial buildings?
January 5, 2022 by Heather Clancy
Solar farms are proliferating on undeveloped land, often harming ecosystems. But placing solar canopies on large parking lots offers a host of advantages — making use of land that is already cleared, producing electricity close to those who need it, and even shading cars.
January 5, 2022 by Richard Conniff
Mining firms are using the green energy movement as an excuse to keep extracting rare earth minerals on public land for next to nothing.
December 7, 2021 by Chris Roberts
A new report suggests early pricing prediction models have consistently underestimated how far the costs of renewable energy might fall and the benefits of an accelerated switch to clean energy.
December 2, 2021 by Johnny Wood
A confluence of factors is making construction materials, shipping costs and components more expensive. At the same time, renewable energy demand is running high.
October 28, 2021 by Sarah Golden
The Breaking Barriers initiative is developing two resilience centers in Atlanta that will be backed by a solar-powered microgrid with battery storage.
October 11, 2021 by Sophia Wu
Clearloop CEO Laura Zapata helps companies put capital towards the installation of solar farms in communities with particularly dirty electricity grids.
September 16, 2021 by Jackson Trevor
Resilient PV systems keep the lights on.
September 8, 2021 by Laurie Guevara-Stone
The electric utility industry will continue its charge toward renewables and carbon reduction, but on-site solar systems contribute to the carbon reduction we all need to support, and they make us look good while doing it.
August 6, 2021 by Suzanne Shelton
Terraformation's moonshot-y idea: turn desertified landscapes and degraded land into new forests, using water supplied by desalination processes powered by solar panels and native seeds that improve biodiversity.
June 10, 2021 by Heather Clancy
Sponsored: At the intersection of economic recovery and climate plans, solar street lighting is having a moment in the sun.
June 4, 2021 by Claire Phillips
A public-private partnership will bring a 50-megawatt array to an abandoned landfill, bringing clean power and jobs to a predominantly Black community.
May 21, 2021 by Angely Mercado
Date/Time: April 29, 2021 (1-2PM ET / 10-11AM PT) Amazon has been investing in sustainability for many years. Back in 2014, Amazon started making
March 31, 2021 by Taylor Flores
OSCs expand the potential applications of solar technology, but there are still challenges to be overcome before large-scale deployment.
March 25, 2021 by Kellie Stellmach
Turning deserts into solar energy farms could raise temperatures across the globe and cause devastating droughts in the Amazon.
March 25, 2021 by Zhengyao Lu