Posts Tagged ‘renewable energy’

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San Francisco’s Community Choice Aggregation Plans

Posted on November 29th, 2011 by

Danielle Murray discusses what the city of San Francisco is doing to offer its citizens new ways to purchase renewable power.     Danielle Murray:[...]

Can Renewables Survive in the U.S.?

Posted on November 23rd, 2011 by

For renewable energy in the U.S., the question of survival and growth is still unanswered. After all, the Department of Energy has been funding renewable[...]

Operation Technology Develop Power System Engineering Software for Renewable Energy Sector

Posted on November 21st, 2011 by

Operation Technology develops power system engineering software for renewable energy sector Operation Technology Inc. has released newest version of ETAP enterprise software solution that includes[...]

How Imperative Energy Helps European Union Companies Generate Bio-Energy

Posted on November 20th, 2011 by

Joe O’Carroll, Managing Director of Imperative Energy, discusses what responsibilities his company offers when they help companies decide how to become more responsible about energy[...]

Empire State Building Gets EPA Award for Buying 100% Renewable Energy

Posted on November 17th, 2011 by

Empire State Building gets EPA award for buying 100% renewable energy The Empire State Building, which is the world’s most famous office building, has received[...]

SURGE Accelerator Program Opens In Houston

Posted on November 14th, 2011 by

Kirk Coburn, Co-founder and Managing Director of the SURGE Accelerator in Houston, discusses the kind of start-up entrepreneurs that he’s looking for as he builds[...]

The Impact of Germany’s Decision to Phase out Nuclear Energy

Posted on November 14th, 2011 by

On 30 May, in the aftermath of Japan’s Fukushima nuclear disaster, German Chancellor Angela Merkel announced that Germany would close all of its 18 nuclear[...]

Is Occupy Wall Street occupying the wrong street?

Posted on November 1st, 2011 by

My Dad and I have a running joke when we’re in the car together. “Look,” he’ll say. “Gas is cheap. It’s down to $3.39.” Cheap,[...]
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IBM, Sustainable Energy Authority Ireland Team Up on Renewable Energy Project

Posted on October 31st, 2011 by

IBM, Sustainable Energy Authority Ireland team up on renewable energy project IBM and The Sustainable Energy Authority Ireland have teamed up to understand and minimize[...]

How Government Contracts Have Jump Started This Thin Film Solar Cell Maker

Posted on October 26th, 2011 by

Dr. Ashok Sood, President & CEO of Magnolia Solar, discusses his company’s plan to grow his thin film solar cell business by securing government contracts.

All-Electric School Bus Unveiled By Smith Electric Vehicles

Posted on October 26th, 2011 by

All-Electric School Bus Unveiled By Smith Electric Vehicles Smith Electric Vehicles has unveiled the nation”s first all-electric, zero-emission Newton eTrans. The vehicle debuted at the[...]

Why Capitol Hill Is Keeping U.S. From Creating Clean Energy Jobs

Posted on October 10th, 2011 by

Nathanael Greene,  Director of Renewable Energy Policy in New York City for the National Resource Defense Council, discusses our country’s struggle to create clean energy[...]

Keeping the Lights On: Data Overload and its Impact on the Storage in the Smart Grid

Posted on October 3rd, 2011 by

Information is the lifeline of a businesses’ sustainability. With a rapidly changing business climate, evolution of technology, new policies and regulation as well as the[...]
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Electric Cars Hit The East Coast Grid

Posted on October 3rd, 2011 by

Northeast and mid-Atlantic grid operator PJM Interconnect on Monday welcomed a new project to promote technology that can use battery power from electric vehicles to[...]

High Noon for Reluctant US Banks to Get off the Fence

Posted on September 21st, 2011 by

It’s no secret that the global solar industry is booming. Recent market studies suggest that the United States photovoltaic market will overtake Germany and Italy[...]