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Scientists and technologists are turning numbers about everything from condors to ocean-floor contours into visualizations of environmental issues.
December 18, 2014 by Mary Catherine O'Connor
A wild thought: Could mayors and multinationals officially sign and commit to the implementation of a new treaty?
December 10, 2014 by Laura Storm
No matter how you analyze the data, significant action from these 10 countries is essential for a successful international climate agreement.
December 1, 2014 by Mengpin Ge
Microgrids are the solution to grid-security threats, says former top U.S. energy regulator Wellinghoff.
October 29, 2014 by Garrett Hering
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
The lithium-ion battery storage startup Alevo has raised more than $1 billion to begin production at a former Philip Morris factory in North Carolina.
October 27, 2014 by Garrett Hering
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
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
Decentralization and resiliency are keys to stronger grids.
August 12, 2014 by Laurie Guevara-Stone
How the community's formula for environmentally friendly industry succeeds
August 4, 2014 by Bill Hewitt
How antiquated technology and increased demand may be a perfect storm of electricity risk.
July 29, 2014 by Massoud Amin
Here are four ways companies -- not just tech giants -- can source low-carbon power for their data centers.
July 18, 2014 by Ryan Schuchard
Simplicity and efficiency are just two benefits associated with this fast-emerging concept in power distribution.
July 16, 2014 by Heather Clancy
Here's how state-level policies set precedents for U.S. microgrid adoption.
July 8, 2014 by Elisa Wood
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
The City of Bloomington, Ind., has big plans for a parcel of land in its bustling downtown.<br />
June 19, 2014 by Jacqui Bauer
The Army base is marching forward with a system to direct backup power where it's needed, regardless of where it's generated.
June 11, 2014 by Heather Clancy
Climate change is finally becoming part of the U.S. national conversation, which will help cities succeed with carbon-neutrality.
May 29, 2014 by Sue Lebeck
Former top U.S. energy regulator Jon Wellinghoff explains why the vertically integrated power paradigm of electric utilities is about to disintegrate.
May 27, 2014 by Garrett Hering
Too many people use this to compare the relative cost of different power generation sources — but it's not always the best equation to use.
May 21, 2014 by Peter Bronski
City of Boulder staff want to address the causes of climate change and prepare for the likely impacts.
May 19, 2014 by Jonathan Koehn
Solar roads, ocean turbines and more: these five clean tech projects are seeking funding. Open your wallet?
May 13, 2014 by Christina DesMarais
In addition to reducing costs for consumers and utilities, energy retailers can increase their revenue.
May 9, 2014 by Virginia Lacy
In his book "Local Dollars, Local Sense," Michael Shuman outlines ways to boost small and midsize business, including in the clean energy sector.
May 9, 2014 by Francesca Rheannon