by Ari Phillips Posted on August 19, 2014
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, or FERC, is setting the scene for a revitalized electric grid that gives renewable energy the consideration its due.
by Emily Atkin Posted on August 8, 2014 Updated: August 8, 2014
New research suggests that cigarette butts can be used to store energy, and tobacco plants can help run commercial airliners.
by Ari Phillips Posted on August 7, 2014
A full-scale, 156-ton tidal power generator meant to display the potential for harnessing tides as a source of renewable energy has been unveiled in Wales for a 12-month trial.
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by Ari Phillips Posted on July 28, 2014
It's time for the American Legislative Exchange Council's annual meeting. Good luck getting in on the action.
by Emily Atkin Posted on July 25, 2014
"Smaller is baller," says the Google-sponsored competition to invent a tiny household power inverter.
by Ari Phillips Posted on July 8, 2014
New investment in the global clean energy sector totaled $66.2 billion in the second quarter this year.
by Ari Phillips Posted on June 24, 2014
American University, George Washington University and GWU Hospital have agreed to purchase more than half of their power from three new solar farms in North Carolina.
by Emily Atkin Posted on June 13, 2014
The state met its goal for renewable energy use two years before it was supposed to.
by Joe Romm Posted on June 6, 2014 Updated: June 6, 2014
One of the country’s best wonks, Vox’s Ezra Klein, has gone defeatist on climate change with his piece, “7 reasons America will fail on climate change.” He invites a reply, and this is mine.
by Emily Atkin Posted on June 6, 2014
We know the job market will change, but by how much? And is the transition worth it?