Solar news: World’s cheapest solar

Early bird registration is now open for Solar Power International Join 18,000+ attendees, 650+ exhibitors, and 50+ international delegations at North America’s premier energy event this September in Las Vegas, NV.  New this year are these co-located events: Energy Storage International, Hydrogen Fuel Cells North America, and an enhanced Smart …

Clean Energy in the Age of Trump: Clean Edge’s 2017 State and Metro Index Now Available

“Ethical Markets welcomes this well-researched and vital information of how cities and states are progressing beyond the fossil era toward resilient, sustainable futures.  Must read!   ~Hazel Henderson, Editor” STATES AND CITIES LEAD CLEAN ENERGY TRANSITION IN THE AGE OF TRUMP Six States Generate 20% or More of their Electricity from Non-Hydro Utility-Scale Renewables; Five Cities …

Consumers prefer clean energy – Baltimore Sun

Consumers prefer clean energy John Byrne, John Dernbach President Donald Trump‘s climate change executive order is intended to roll back government policies that allegedly are holding fossil fuels back. It’s true that fossil fuels, and especially coal, are losing market share and investor confidence: The world’s 40 largest coal companies …

Hamburg, Germany to host 4th Operating Specialist Wind Vessels Summit

ACI is excited to announce Hamburg, Germany as the host city for the 4th Operating Specialist Wind Vesels Summit, being held on  27th & 28th September 2017 The demand for renewable energy forms keeps growing & European market is constantly investing in a variety of renewable energy forms including offshore wind energy. The investments into the industry  support the growth …

Renewable news: The Green Bank trend

The Solar PV Life Cycle Dilemma John R. Balfour | May 5, 2017 Historically and in essence, electric utilities simply do not buy 20- to 25-year energy generation technologies. In fact, utilities and public works organizations seldom if ever build on … Read more »   Listen Up: How Often …

Driving on Sunshine: May 2017 Edition

Disclaimer:  Hazel Henderson is an early investor in Envision Solar Driving on Sunshine: May 2017 Edition   Interesting Times. Dear Friends and Supporters, It just keeps getting more and more interesting around here. During the last couple of weeks, we deployed EV ARC™ products outside the State Capitol in Sacramento and in …

Storage news: Resort microgrids

Facebook, Microsoft Helping to Finance Green Power Microgrids Anna Hirtenstein | April 5, 2017 Facebook Inc., Microsoft Corp. and venture capitalists at Allotrope Partners set up a facility to finance energy access projects in Indonesia, India and East Africa.   Read more » Hydrogen Powered Drones Closer to Commercialization Renewable …

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 …