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The impacts of climate change and benefits of the transition to renewable power are far from evenly distributed, for now.
June 23, 2017 by Lauren Hepler
This week on the GreenBiz 350 podcast: A glimpse into the future of energy, cities and jobs from VERGE 16 in Santa Clara, California.
September 22, 2016 by Lauren Hepler
New technologies like advanced lighting and water-saving sensors are already here, but it will take a reordering of the job market and public buying principles.
September 22, 2016 by Lauren Hepler
The California city hopes to outpace state and federal renewable energy mandates.
September 19, 2016 by Lauren Hepler
Sure, pollution-free, regenerative urban areas sound great. But what would that city actually look like?
June 11, 2016 by Gary Gardner
In the wake of the Flint crisis, communities turn to innovative technology and financing to prevent the next crisis.
May 5, 2016 by Erica Gies
Earthquakes are only the tip of the iceberg when it comes to the environmental, social and economic issues facing the Northern California city.
April 20, 2016 by Shana Rappaport
Microgrids, permeable pavement and community disaster education centers are the linchpins of a new plan to bolster the Bay Area city's sustainability.
April 4, 2016 by Lauren Hepler
How can we stop outdated assumptions from forcing us to waste?
March 11, 2016 by Peter Fairley
From energy disruptions to sea-level rise, imminent environmental threats mean that it's time to move from talk to action when it comes to local resilience.
January 29, 2016 by Betty Seto
A surprising state dominates the list of municipalities shifting to renewable energy.
November 13, 2015 by Sustainable Business
A tech entrepreneur makes the case for turning a massive redevelopment project into an exemplar of smart city thinking.
September 8, 2015 by David Hill
Sustainability efforts shouldn't stop at the U.S. border. A new study suggests the biggest potential emissions reductions will be in emerging markets.
January 20, 2015 by John Upton
Cities can play a key role in advancing renewable energy — as long as it's affordable in the long-term.
January 9, 2015 by Jahi Wise
Behind closed doors, major players from major U.S. cities joined with companies in planning radical progress to combat climate change.
October 29, 2014 by Mike Hower
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
Schneider Electric and the City of Boston find that the key to more intelligent, efficient cities starts with simple projects.
September 15, 2014 by Martin LaMonica
A New England Clean Energy Council report identifies steps to optimize the region's electrical grid beyond energy preparedness.
August 28, 2014 by Robert Kropp
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July 30, 2014 by Becky Dempsey
In the latest Clean Edge ranking, cities in the Golden State shine in energy, transportation and green buildings.
July 15, 2014 by Garrett Hering
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 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