Spark: Boulder Commons Sets New Standard for Net-Zero Leases

BOULDER COMMONS SETS NEW STANDARD FOR NET-ZERO LEASES A first-of-its-kind lease structure builds a strong business case for both tenants and landlords to actively contribute to meet a commercial development’s net-zero energy goals. The groundbreaking lease also serves as a model for other multitenant projects. Read More. AN AMERICA FIRST …

Envision Solar Reports Record Revenues and Product Deliveries in 2016

“Disclaimer:  Members of the Ethical Markets team are investors in Envision Solar. ~Hazel Henderson, Editor”         Envision Solar Reports Record Revenues and Product Deliveries in 2016   SAN DIEGO, CALIF. – April 4th, 2017 – Envision Solar International, Inc., (OTCQB: EVSI) (“Envision Solar,” or the “Company”), the …

Canadian study says, transition to renewables ‘irreversible.’

Canadian study: transition to renewables ‘irreversible.’ But U.S. needs to accelerate transformation By Meteor Blades   DailyKos, Mar 31, 2017 · 1:12 PM PDT   A Texas wind farm. At 20 gigawatts, enough to supply electricity to 6 million households, Texas has by far more installed wind-generating capacity of any …

GreenBuzz: Renewable aviation takes off; a climate financing primer

Aviation’s evolution: Fuel cells, 3D-printed planes and beyond By:  Bud T. Miller Companies like Airbus, Boeing and easyJet rethink air travel’s environmental impacts. Read more   Financing the Future How off-grid solar energy could connect sub-Saharan Africa By: Kelly Carlin Governments in Tanzania, Rwanda and Sierra Leone are studying “minigrids” enabled …

Solar weekend: Spray-on solar PV

Listen Up: Future Rooftop Solar Costs — Getting to $2.50/watt The Energy Show on Renewable Energy World | March 22, 2017 The solar industry is one of our most obvious success stories. Our industry directly employs 261,000 people. Read more » Biting the Biggest Apple: New York’s New Plan to …

Solar news: Value in the supply chain

Bill Gates: An Energy Miracle Casey Anderson | March 20, 2017 Last week, Bill Gates published a blog post on his visit to Caltech Professor Nate Lewis’s research laboratory on solar fuels. Solar fuels leverage similar natural pro… Read more » Nicaraguan Resort Turns to Solar+storage Solution to Reduce Utility Costs Renewable Energy World …