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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
An expanding wood pellet market in the Southeast has fallen short of climate and job goals — instead bringing air pollution, noise and reduced biodiversity in majority Black communities.
October 21, 2020 by Danielle Purifoy
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
The state's public utilities chief, Joseph Fiordaliso, chats about the potential of clean energy, the importance of equity within all initiatives, and how states can lead the way forward.
July 9, 2020 by Sarah Golden
What social justice signals has the sector missed when evaluating where and how to build projects? Policy expert Shalanda Baker weighs in.
July 2, 2020 by Alec Appelbaum
Purpose Built Communities, co-founded by Warren Buffet, works with 28 communities across the United States, all of which suffer from poverty and lack of opportunities.
June 26, 2020 by Sarah Golden
Plus, we chew on an idea to use on-demand delivery apps to help consumers understand the carbon impact of their meal choices.
June 12, 2020 by Heather Clancy
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