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A Dublin startup is recycling the energy released by data centers to heat homes. Can the impact be more than a drop in the bucket?
September 13, 2022 by Aishwarya Jagani
In 2014, Vermont’s largest city became the first in the U.S. to be 100 percent powered by renewable energy. What’s happened since then?
August 31, 2022 by Sasha Weilbaker
The startup is answering the question: What's holding potential customers back?
August 24, 2022 by Jill Cliburn
An interview with CCSA chief executive and co-founder Jeff Cramer on accelerating community solar through business models and policies.
August 12, 2022 by Jill Cliburn
Here are lessons from one Dutch city on building rooftop spaces that benefit all and combat urban heat islands.
July 19, 2022 by Laura Puttkamer
The German city of Tübingen says it has reduced its carbon emissions by 40 percent in the past 15 years.
July 18, 2022 by Stefan Ellerbeck
The path to revitalize infrastructure as an engine of future economic growth must begin with a series of 'lighthouse projects' that prove viability.
June 17, 2022 by Micah Kotch
From buildings to cars to neighborhoods, energy solutions are emerging from urban innovation projects with the potential for global scalability.
June 14, 2022 by Miguel Eiras Antunes
Geography, population density and other factors influence how to harden the grid.
December 9, 2021 by Theodore Kury
Companies and cities should work together on renewables to get the most benefits, share knowledge across the public/private divide and ensure equality for communities.
September 23, 2021 by Lacey Shaver
From Florida to Maryland to Tennessee, cities are joining forces to accelerate solar power.
September 2, 2021 by Yuning Liu
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
Cities contribute three-quarters of CO2 emissions from final energy use. A new report highlights some ways cities around the world are getting greener.
May 6, 2021 by Charlotte Edmond
Cities are investing heavily in wind and solar energy despite a pandemic year full of uncertainty.
April 26, 2021 by Yuning Liu
From urban agriculture to an ambitious renewable energy commitment, engagement with community groups and local entrepreneurs has been central to the city's progress.
March 11, 2021 by Chris Castro
Cities and communities responsible for consuming and setting clean energy targets have historically had little influence on their wholesale electricity markets’ policies and operations.
November 24, 2020 by Heidi Bishop Ratz
To make it stick, however, ambitious federal leadership is needed.
October 1, 2020 by John Feldmann
Sponsored: Any green recovery plan requires a closer look at smart-city infrastructure investments. Part of this requires taking a closer look at raw materials, such as copper, in order for smart cities to reach their full potential while improving their environmental performance.
September 29, 2020 by Steve Kukoda
Just look at community development projects in Orlando, Houston and Portland.
September 23, 2020 by Ted Wong
Policy and regulatory decisions made by states, utilities, public utilities commissions and wholesale market governing bodies can create challenges for meeting locally defined resolutions and commitments.
August 12, 2020 by Heather House
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
Here's one step toward helping solar energy reach its potential impact in the United States.
July 29, 2020 by Ryan Shea
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
Los Angeles is behind a two-phase, first-of-its-kind transformation that will turn a coal-fired power plant in Utah into one powered by green hydrogen by 2045.
April 10, 2020 by Sarah Golden