By Joanna M. Foster on January 15, 2014
The Washington D.C. Water and Sewer Authority is investing hundreds of millions of dollars in projects to generate its own power and protect its infrastructure from the impacts of climate change.
By Ryan Koronowski on January 13, 2014
As natural gas gets more expensive, the plummeting cost of wind and solar energy challenges prevailing wisdom on how to lower carbon emissions.
By Kiley Kroh on January 9, 2014
New York governor Andrew Cuomo delivered his State of the State address on Wednesday and announced an even greater commitment to clean energy, including $1 billion in new funding for solar energy projects.
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By Joe Romm on January 5, 2014
Clean technology is booming by every key indicator -- but you would never know that from Sunday's absurd 60 Minutes piece touting an imaginary 'Cleantech Crash.'
By Emily Atkin on January 2, 2014
China's second-largest maker of solar PV panels announced its plans to build a massive 1,000 MW ground-mounted solar power plant complex in a remote Chinese desert.
By Joanna M. Foster on January 1, 2014
A judge ruled Tuesday, that an enormous new solar project is the best way for Minnesota to meet meet rising energy demand.
By Andrew Breiner and Ryan Koronowski on December 20, 2013
The impacts of climate change and progress made to lower emissions sometimes work better when you don't have to say a word.
By Jeff Spross on December 19, 2013
Wednesday afternoon, Senate Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus (D-MT) dropped his proposal for reforming the tangled web of tax breaks and credits that currently go to boost renewable energy.
By Jeff Spross on December 18, 2013
The peak demand management the system promises could save both customers and utilities costs, while cutting carbon emissions.
By Jeff Spross on December 13, 2013
The department advised Xcel Energy, one of the state's biggest utilities, to not take on a new solar project in its search for new power sources.