User: flenvcenter Topic: Energy-Independent
Category: Policy
Last updated: May 25 2019 20:24 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Mining laws have long been used for recreation 24.5.2019 High Country News Most Recent
In Idaho, a law meant to boost mining actually allows for its end as recreation transforms the West’s economy.
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Newly independent REBA and founding NGOs plan to supercharge corporate renewables procurement 23.5.2019 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
Its evolution sends a message to utilities and policymakers.
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Newly independent REBA & founding NGOs plans to supercharge corporate renewables procurement 23.5.2019 GreenBiz.com
Founding NGOs contribute a piece of their organizations for successful spin-out.
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Energy equity: bringing solar power to low-income communities 23.5.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
From New York to California, states are adopting “community solar” programs that bring solar power and lower energy bills to low-income households.
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Here's why energy companies are adopting AI 20.5.2019 GreenBiz.com
At the Plug and Play accelerator, energy-focused startups pitch their ideas and energize the big players. Many of them are using AI to do it.
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How Walmart boosted clean energy policy in Georgia 16.5.2019 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
A contract limitation was limiting municipal utilities' attractiveness to corporate buyers — so they teamed up for market innovation.
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Many electric utilities are struggling — will more go bankrupt? 16.5.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
With the energy marketplace and climate change affecting the foundation of the industry, traditional utilities are facing trouble.
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5 deep decarbonization trends in China’s industrial sector 16.5.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
Electrification, carbon capture and hydrogen — oh my!
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What you need to know about the bold new building laws in New York and D.C. 14.5.2019 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
The cities are tackling their largest source of carbon emissions. Here are the key differences, and why they matter.
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Why reducing carbon emissions from cars and trucks will be so hard 7.5.2019 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
The projections are important, but the political will is a different beast.
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Arnold Schwarzenegger: Want to act on climate? Shift the message 3.5.2019 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
The former governor and action star is a standout politician in his ability to message fraught and often politically divisive topics.
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With no upfront costs, this innovative financing tool makes energy efficiency affordable to all 2.5.2019 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
By rolling upgrade costs into monthly bills, utilities are helping customers save energy and money at the same time
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Report Report: Banking, blind spots, carbon capture and climate risk 1.5.2019 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
A new BlackRock report on assessing climate-related risks is among the standouts in the latest research.
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Judge orders industries to pay royalties for public land extraction 25.4.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Tens of millions more dollars will flow into Western communities after a federal court throws out the Trump administration’s industry-friendly deal.
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Climate cases set the stage for oil and gas leasing reform 10.4.2019 High Country News Most Recent
The decisions could curb greenhouse gas emissions from public lands.
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The argument for public blockchains in the energy sector 4.4.2019 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
Contemporary and emerging technologies can provide many of the desirable technical attributes of private systems on a public network.
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How state power regulators are making utilities account for the costs of climate change 4.4.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
State-level politicians are taking climate action into their own hanfs.
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4 creative ways cities are transitioning to a clean energy future 1.4.2019 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
The Bloomberg Philanthropies' American Cities Climate Challenge is accelerating community climate leadership.
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Charging up: A review of electric vehicle workplace charging 1.4.2019 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
Sponsored: ScottMadden explains how electric utilities and workplace charging hosts can contribute to the long-term success of electric vehicles.
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A constitutional cop‑out: Federal government passes the buck on conversion therapy 28.3.2019 rabble.ca - News for the rest of us
Politics in Canada The federal government missed an opportunity to introduce a significant protection for the LGBTQ community by failing to take steps to ban conversion therapy (the discredited practice of trying to convert individuals with non‑heterosexual sexual orientations to heterosexuality under the guise of therapy). Instead, in its response to a petition calling for a ban on conversion therapy the federal government passed the buck to the provinces and territories. The petition and the government's response On February 1, NDP MP Sheri Benson presented a petition to the House of Commons seeking a ban on conversion therapy, with a focus on protecting minors. The petition pointed out that organizations such as the World Health Organization and the Canadian Psychological Association have issued statements indicating that the practice is not supported by scientific research, lacks medical justification, and rather than providing assistance to affected individuals, can have significant adverse effects ...
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