“India’s renewable energy push is wiping out the last of the great Indian bustards”

“India’s big push towards renewable energy is wiping out a critically endangered bird. So great is the devastation that in the western Indian state of Gujarat, one of the last sanctuaries of the great Indian bustard, only one… Read More

“What Can Be Done To Make Clean Energy A More Popular Political Priority?”

“I believe the best way to make clean energy politically popular is to educate the political leaders about its economic, environmental and national security advantages and about the environmental consequences of continuing the use of fossil fuels. At… Read More

“Getting More Wind and Solar is 100% Possible, But Not 100% Straightforward. Here’s Why”

“With wind and solar prices beating the cost of fossil-fuel generation in many places, we have a great opportunity to replace and modernize our energy supply with more renewables—and we can do so reliably. The Union of Concerned… Read More

“New Jersey Is Now The United States’ Hottest Clean Energy Economy”

“When Governor Murphy recently signed a landmark clean energy bill into law, New Jersey reclaimed the national policy leadership it abdicated during years of stagnation under the Christie Administration, and jump-started the state’s clean energy economy. The state… Read More

“Why electric cars will soon be superior to gasoline cars in every respect”

“China wants to be the first to build a solar road that wirelessly charges electric cars. The world is in a race to solve the final challenge for electric vehicles (EVs) — fast and simple charging. That would… Read More

“10 massive corporations going big on solar power”

“American businesses are investing record amounts in solar, with the top corporate users adding 325 megawatts (MW) of installed capacity last year, according to the “Solar Means Business 2017” report from the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA). The… Read More

“Cheap renewable energy is killing India’s coal-based power plants”

“Renewable energy prices in India are crashing, leaving coal-based power plants in the country financially unviable in their wake. Over the last year, wind and solar power tariffs have fallen to a record low of around Rs2.4 per unit, much… Read More

“Alliant Energy’s Dubuque Solar Project Verified Envision Platinum by the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure”

“The Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure (ISI) announced today that the Dubuque Solar project, owned by Alliant Energy, recently earned the Envision Platinum rating for sustainable infrastructure – the highest Envision award level. This is the first solar project… Read More

“In Norway, an Ambitious New Standard for Green Building Is Catching On”

“In Drøbak, Norway, there’s a little school that’s one of the most unique — and possibly the greenest — in the world. On top, solar panels face the sun at a 33-degree angle, and beneath, energy wells tap… Read More

“Apple’s headquarters, facilities now powered by 100 percent renewable energy”

“Apple’s spaceship-like headquarters in Cupertino, California, is adorned in solar panels, a testament to the company’s pledge to power its facility with 100 percent renewable energy. “We’re committed to leaving the world better than we found it. After… Read More