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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
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
It’s a reflection of the growing, influential force of the clean energy sector itself that will be difficult for serious politicians to ignore forevermore.
January 22, 2021 by Sarah Golden
Can big data, AI and chemical footprinting help the renewable energy sector avoid a toxic waste legacy?
Advanced information technologies can help renewable energy manufacturers embed human health and environmental criteria into the front end of the design phase of materials and products.
December 1, 2020 by Krishna Rajan
Burbank Water & Power is replacing a Utah coal plant with state-of-the-art natural gas turbines ready for 30 percent green hydrogen co-firing.
November 24, 2020 by Lincoln Bleveans
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
Despite the huge global opportunity for reducing fossil fuel demand, solar water heating is virtually unheard of in the U.S. Here's why, and how to change that.
November 18, 2020 by Dina Berenbaum
Across the value chain, the industry could realize $450 million in raw material recovery for new ventures and clean jobs.
November 6, 2020 by Myisha Majumder
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
Skyven Technologies' service uses solar, geothermal and biomass solutions to replace fossil fuels at manufacturing plants.
September 16, 2020 by Myisha Majumder
Communities of color have been shown to have about 25% higher energy burdens than white Americans. These programs can change that.
August 6, 2020 by Lacey Shaver
Plus, our final set of interview highlights from the 2020 GreenBiz 30 Under 30 class of rising young sustainability professionals.
July 31, 2020 by Heather Clancy
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
When solar was first starting, many engineers didn’t think about birds, bees and butterflies and why they are important. Now, businesses, cities and farmers are trying to do better.
June 10, 2020 by Jesse Klein
Thriving in the age of climate change pivots around electricity, and that means electric utilities are at the center.
April 9, 2020 by Lincoln Bleveans
With the pandemic spurring a dramatic drop in economic activity across Europe, electricity, renewables and carbon prices have also plummeted
March 26, 2020 by Michael Holder
The burgeoning Solar Sheep movement argues: Why not both?
March 26, 2020 by Lynn Freehill-Maye
The renowned entrepreneur and investor discusses the evolution of Heliogen and his new concept for capturing carbon.
March 4, 2020 by Julia Pyper
Solar panels may harness the sun’s energy in the same way that plants do, but while some rural residents view them as another revenue-enhancing
January 23, 2020 by Katie Siegner
Commercial customers paying demand charges and time-of-use rates should seriously consider an investment in these assets.
January 23, 2020 by Ryan Shea
Sponsored: Sustainability was a critical component of the innovative technologies shared at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show. Here are three takeaways.
January 20, 2020 by Surya Panditi
A microgrid pilot program run by Colorado cooperative Holy Cross Energy includes four all-electric homes in an affordable housing community.
January 10, 2020 by Sarah Golden
Sponsored: Cleantech is positioned to take center stage at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show with good reason: extreme weather events spanning from wildfires to unseasonably early winter storms are showing consumers and businesses alike that waiting for government action is no longer an option.
January 6, 2020 by Surya Panditi
How do you add 9 gigawatts of solar and wind in the next three years? You turn to corporate buyers, universities, hospitals and cities to commit to at least half that capacity.
November 4, 2019 by Heather Clancy