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News release: More than 400 clean energy leaders to convene at VERGE 22.
February 15, 2022 by Amelia Marinai
Date/Time: December 2, 2021 (1-2PM ET / 10-11AM PT) Cities and organizations are adopting ambitious sustainability goals to demonstrate their
November 3, 2021 by Taylor Flores
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
Energy leaders share their views on the most important developments of the last and upcoming decades.
December 19, 2019 by Sarah Golden
The eighth year of the VERGE conference shows how far we've come — and how far we have yet to go.
October 24, 2018 by Holly Secon
Plus, why you should vote solar. And brace yourself for a crash course in energy markets from long-time industry executive Peter Kelly-Detwiler.
August 31, 2018 by Heather Clancy
Move over, Vancouver. A full slate of cities in fast-evolving countries are ramping up renewable energy.
September 1, 2017 by Michael Westphal
The challenges of including disadvantaged households and communities in the renewables movement haven't largely gone unaddressed.
June 15, 2017 by David Labrador
Renewable electricity will account for much of our supply by 2040. Policymakers believe we must act more quickly to decarbonize existing industries.
April 27, 2017 by Heather Clancy
The California city hopes to outpace state and federal renewable energy mandates.
September 19, 2016 by Lauren Hepler
This week on the GreenBiz 350 podcast: Former McDonald's sustainability head Bob Langert talks about what he's learned from three decades of leadership experience, and an unveiling of the VERGE ecosystem map.
September 15, 2016 by Joel Makower
Solar is at a pivotal point: How many people will get access? Enter Michelle Moore and Groundswell.
September 15, 2016 by Lauren Hepler
The Indonesian island Sumba is working to provide 100 percent renewable electricity to all 650,000 residents by 2025.
February 12, 2016 by Alex Creed
Beginning next year, we'll be partnering with Hawaii's State Energy Office to produce a Pan Asian Clean Energy Summit. It’s an exciting opportunity that goes way beyond bringing one of our signature events to a tropical paradise.
August 17, 2015 by Joel Makower
Kodiak Island was spending $7 million a year on 2.8 million gallons of diesel. Now, the Alaska island gets its energy from wind and hydro power.
July 27, 2015 by Laurie Guevara-Stone
Clean energy advocates see a big opening to bring power to the world's estimated 2 billion people living in 'energy poverty' or without electricity. But energy incumbents aren't likely to willingly give up potential customers.
May 21, 2015 by Lauren Hepler
It's time to confront the thorny issue of who gets access to solar power — and who benefits financially from renewable energy.
March 11, 2015 by Jorge Madrid
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
Microgrids are the solution to grid-security threats, says former top U.S. energy regulator Wellinghoff.
October 29, 2014 by Garrett Hering
While they can't capture as much energy as batteries, the technology is finding advocates in the transportation sector.
August 20, 2014 by Heather Clancy
Simplicity and efficiency are just two benefits associated with this fast-emerging concept in power distribution.
July 16, 2014 by Heather Clancy
From Comverge to Vestas, these innovators have the capacity for creative destruction in the energy sector.
July 7, 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
In addition to reducing costs for consumers and utilities, energy retailers can increase their revenue.
May 9, 2014 by Virginia Lacy