by Joe Romm Posted on June 27, 2014
A new study finds that wind turbines have an energy payback of 6 months, which is comparable to the best solar photovoltaic systems.
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 Ryan Koronowski Posted on June 7, 2014
And what brewers, large and small, are doing about it.
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?
by Emily Atkin Posted on May 16, 2014
The Wind Production Tax Credit is the latest casualty of what seems to be a week-long Senate war against legislation that would support clean energy and energy efficiency.
by Jeff Spross Posted on May 12, 2014
It's a 14 percent increase over the previous estimate from the same agency, driven by solar and demand growth in China.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on May 4, 2014
The U.K. has undergone a solar transformation in recent years. But the nearly 200 solar farms which have made this all possible, may soon have their subsidies pulled, despite overwhelming support for solar in the country.
by Katie Valentine Posted on March 19, 2014
The grants will help fund 13 tribal renewable energy projects, including a billion-dollar wind farm.
by Ari Phillips Posted on March 13, 2014
As wind power takes hold across the world, developers are constantly looking for new ways to make the technology lighter, faster, and more efficient but some of the most inventive ideas are often stymied by a lack of financial support.
by Jeff Spross Posted on February 25, 2014
A new U.K. paper found wind turbines last about 25 years before needing upgrades, while a previous and less detailed study put their lifespan at a mere ten years.