Clean Energy

California Lawmakers Move State Towards 100 Percent Carbon-Free Electricity

Bill passed by Assembly would require complete shift to clean energy by 2045<p>August 29, 2018<p>California has given fossil fuel-derived energy a hefty …

Jerry Brown

‘Big Oil’ vs. clean energy and healthier communities

We face two roads here in Washington: Moving forward together toward a healthier cleaner state, or staying gridlocked with business as usual, …

Opinion

Bipartisan senators ask Treasury Secretary to expand storage tax credit eligibility

Dive Brief:<p>Sens. Tim Scott, R-S.C., and Michael Bennet, D-Colo., wrote to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Thursday asking for the expansion of …

U.S. Dept. of Energy

To Secure a Future, Britain Needs a Green New Deal

Economics for the Many,<i> edited and with an introduction by John McDonnell, Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer, features contributions from the</i> …

Renewable Energy

Michigan utility unveils new battery at university

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) - A Michigan utility has unveiled a new battery to store renewable energy at Western Michigan University.<p>The battery can store …

Michigan State University

'OPB Politics Now: A Council Race, A Clean Energy Tax and A Housing Measure

OPB's senior political reporter Jeff Mapes is joined by OPB reporters Ericka Cruz Guevarra and Amelia Templeton.

City Politics

What You Need To Know About Measure 26-201: A Business Tax For A Clean Energy Fund In Portland

This November, Portland voters will decide whether the city should tax certain businesses to create a clean energy fund.<p>The measure is referred to as …

Carbon Emissions

How used electric car batteries will turbocharge the renewables revolution

China plans to dominate the $550 billion battery market through a recycling monopoly.<p>Plummeting battery costs have made electric vehicles (EVs) a …

Environmentalism

Clean Energy Applauds California Legislation to Accelerate Natural Gas Adoption

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--<p>Signed on September 20th by Governor Jerry Brown, Bill 2061 (D-Frazier) will increase the gross vehicle …

Natural Gas

Cañete: EU clean energy transition must remain beneficial for consumers

© European Union, 2018/Photo: Paul Faith<p>Click for full view<p>Miguel Arias Cañete, Member of the EC in charge of Climate Action and Energy in Dublin …

European News

The Clean Energy DC Act on We Act Radio

It’s time to spur a just transition in DC to a clean, renewable energy economy for all.<br>www.carbonpricedc.org<p>Climate change threatens the health, …

Energy Efficiency

#BersihkanIndonesia Challenges Presidential Candidates to Commit to Clean Energy

<b>Jakarta.</b> A coalition of civil society organizations is challenging the presidential and vice-presidential candidates in next year's election to make …

Green Energy

Clean Energy Adds Two Total S.A. Executives to Board of Directors; Founder Boone Pickens to Become Director Emeritus

Clean Energy Fuels Corp.’s (Nasdaq: CLNE) today announced that it has added two senior executives from Total S.A. (cac:TOTF. PA) to its Board of …

Natural Gas

Clean Energy Regulator signs up for Fujitsu's protected cloud

The Australian regulator becomes the third federal government agency to sign up to the SaaS solution hosted on the Vault Protected Cloud.<p>The …

Technology (Australia)

Clean energy groups outline principles for PJM capacity market reform

Dive Brief:<p>A coalition of renewable energy, nuclear power and consumer advocacy groups on Wednesday released a set of principles they say should …

Utilities

Fingas: Premier Moe should accept clean energy is the future

Like his predecessor, Premier Scott Moe has spent much of his time in office demonizing any effort to respond to climate change. But that strategy …

Saskatoon

AEP Files for Single Largest Clean Energy Commitment in State History

<b>COLUMBUS, OH</b> -- Today, AEP Ohio filed plans for the single largest clean energy development in Ohio history - at least 900 megawatts of new wind and …

Renewable Energy

Wheeler won’t stop America’s addiction to fossil fuels

National Clean Energy Week, coming up Sept. 24-28, is designed to create awareness of how clean energy is driving economic growth, creating jobs, …

Fossil Fuels

Connecticut's 'zero-carbon' energy call draws bid from nuclear plant

HARTFORD — Dozens of generators are competing for the opportunity to provide "zero-carbon" electricity to Connecticut utilities, including the …

Wind Power

Tale of four states: America's changing energy mix

America’s electricity mix has undergone profound changes over the last decade, with natural gas and renewables rising and coal declining.<p><b>The big</b> …

Natural Gas

Meet Arcadia Power--The Company That Wants to Give You Clean Energy

Fossil fuels aren’t just harmful for the environment, they’re more expensive than renewable, clean energy resources. Unfortunately, most people are …

Renewable Energy

California Clean Energy Mandate Comes at Utilities' Expense

California’s ambitious push for clean energy will be a tough lift for utilities and potentially their bondholders.<p>The law Governor Jerry Brown signed …

The City

CIBC announces changes to the CIBC Atlas Clean Energy Index

CIBC (CM +0.8%) announced changes to the CIBC Atlas Clean Energy Index by adding Acuity Brands (AYI -0.4%) to the Index and by removing FuelCell …

Business

Holy Cross makes clean energy pledge

The electric co-op that provides power to Pitkin, Garfield and Eagle counties officially committed Wednesday to use clean, renewable energy sources …

Aspen

Could clean energy become an election issue?

A new poll commissioned by the Sierra Club has found strong support for clean and renewable energy among Connecticut voters across the political …

Hartford

ReThink Energy NJ poll shows 2 of 3 New Jersey voters say natural gas is not clean energy; Overwhelming support for 100 percent renewables by 2050

FAR HILLS, N.J., Sept. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Sending a strong message to state policymakers, a new survey of the state's registered voters …

New Jersey

Choosing clean energy makes complete commercial sense

Environmental issues are finally high on the agenda of large corporations, given the pressure from regulators and customers who want to see green …

Customers

Why your phone battery lasts for DAYS when it's new, but loses charge in a few hours after a year: Latest research reveals how lithium-ion cells degrade and could pave the way for longer lasting batteries

Scientists have finally unpicked the mystery behind why smartphone batteries have such diabolical battery life after a year or so of use.<p>According to …

Batteries

Residential Storage Has Jumped Ahead. Can Utilities Keep Up?

Residential deployments “smashed” records in the second quarter, which could give consumers an “unprecedented amount of leverage in their …

Renewable Energy

Consumers Energy Kicks Off Battery Storage Era At Western Michigan University – Press Releases on CSRwire.com

KALAMAZOO, Mich., Sep. 17 /CSRwire/ - Consumers Energy today ushered in a new technology on the campus of Western Michigan University, starting …

Western Michigan University