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Category: Conservation and Efficiency
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New York is kicking California's butt in building electrification 24.1.2020 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
A look at the two states’ policies show they have, to this point, prioritized different approaches to spur on electrification.
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6 Lessons on Energy Decarbonization from Countries Leading the Way 22.1.2020 WRI Stories
6 Lessons on Energy Decarbonization from Countries Leading the Way Comments|Add Comment|PrintCachi Hydroelectric Plant. Cartago, Costa Rica. Photo by Equesgo16/Wikimedia Commons td { padding:10px; border-right:1px solid white; vertical-align: middle; } td { padding-left:10px; padding-top:8px; padding-bottom:8px; border: none; } tr:nth-child(odd) {background: #fff;} tr:nth-child(even) {background: rgb(255,228,175);} /*-->*/ Getting to a net-zero-carbon energy system is essential. It will be... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ...
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5 priorities to ensure climate action benefits low-income and disadvantaged groups 10.1.2020 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
We can't leave anyone behind as we transition to a clean economy.
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Why aviation needs to address its emissions problem now 7.1.2020 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Despite myriad efforts, the aviation industry unlikely to succeed in reducing its emissions given the current hurdles. In fact, the case is quite the opposite.
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Ensuring a "Just Transition": 5 Priorities to Make Climate Action Benefit Disadvantaged Groups 21.12.2019 WRI Stories
Ensuring a "Just Transition": 5 Priorities to Make Climate Action Benefit Disadvantaged Groups Comments|Add Comment|PrintClimate activists around the world are calling for fair climate policies that address social justice and inequality. Photo by Andreas Link/Young FoEE Discussions on the social aspects of climate action have long focused on jobs in carbon-intensive industries, but they've started considering the broader picture. Solutions to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and adapt... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ...
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Here’s Why Neighborhoods With More People of Color Pay Higher Energy Bills 28.11.2019 Mother Jones
This piece was originally published in CityLab and appears here as part of our Climate Desk Partnership. It is well-established that the lower a family’s income, the more that family will pay for lighting and heating the house, running appliances, and keeping the wi-fi on. Such outcomes would suggest that this is a class problem or a function […]
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12 Reasons Climate Action Is Good for the United States Economy 27.11.2019 THE CITY FIX
The United States is the only nation that doesn’t show up in the list of countries currently committed to the Paris Agreement. But that doesn’t mean most Americans aren’t trying to do their part. In fact, U.S. states, cities and ...
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12 Reasons Climate Action Is Good for the United States Economy 26.11.2019 WRI Stories
12 Reasons Climate Action Is Good for the United States Economy Comments|Add Comment|PrintSolar installation is one of the main clean energy jobs of the future. Photo by Green Energy Futures/Flickr. The United States is the only nation that doesn't show up in the list of countries currently committed to the Paris Agreement. But that doesn't mean most Americans aren't trying to do their part. In fact, U.S. states, cities and counties that support the Paris Agreement make up about two-thirds of... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ...
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Climate action threatens SoCalGas. It's using customer money to fight back, critics say 22.11.2019 LA Times: Business

The company has been charging California ratepayers for some contributions to pro-natural gas advocacy groups.

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Grid-interactive, energy-efficient buildings offer major innovation opportunities 21.11.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
They're a win-win for building owners, utilities and society at large. Plus, there are ways for everyone to get involved.
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Turning the lens around: Using energy co-benefits as a prioritization tool 14.11.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
And a three-step process to guide your strategy.
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EDF Renewables’ Raphael Declercq on the importance of energy efficiency for grid resilience 12.11.2019 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
At VERGE 19, the executive vice president of distributed solutions and strategy at EDF Renewables, Rahpael Declercq, shares the ways his team strategizes to integrate energy efficient softwares into large-scale solar, wind and electric vehicle smart charging programs.
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A watt saved is a watt earned 8.11.2019 GreenBiz.com
Energy efficiency is often overlooked, and sometimes ignored. Why?
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This AI-driven energy efficiency app in Madrid's metro has many fans 7.11.2019 GreenBiz.com
The software has helped Metro de Madrid reduce its energy costs by 25 percent so far.
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Amory Lovins on the expanding efficiency cornucopia 7.11.2019 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
On the mainstage of VERGE 19, Joel Makower discuss energy efficiency with Amory Lovins, Cofounder and Chief Scientist of the Rocky Mountain Institute. Energy efficiency, a bigger energy “source” than oil, avoids at least twice as much global greenhouse gas emissions as renewables’ remarkable growth. Yet its potential is far larger. Designing buildings, vehicles, and factories as whole systems can save many times more energy than previously thought, and often at lower cost.
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From Thomas Edison to now, efforts in building a modern, low-carbon future 31.10.2019 GreenBiz.com
A greenprint, if you will, for nationwide decarbonization.
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The view from 20: General Motors’ global sustainability energy manager reflects on changes at the automaker 28.10.2019 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
The legacy company is expanding to encompass renewable energy procurement and EV integration, but innovation can be hard.
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How the cleanest U.S. cities are progressing toward zero carbon 23.10.2019 GreenBiz.com
This article originally appeared on MeetingoftheMinds.org.
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On the modernized, efficient and equitable electric grid 23.10.2019 GreenBiz.com
Innovative state-level policies can ensure safe and distributed energy for low- and moderate-income households.
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100% Clean: How Do We Actually Get There? 22.10.2019 Climate 411 - Environmental Defense Fund
For the U.S. to do its part to help avoid the worst impacts of climate change, we must achieve a 100% clean economy by 2050 at the latest – removing at least as much climate pollution from the atmosphere as we put into it each year. (Read this for more on what we mean by […]
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