Episode 116: Former EPA chief Gina McCarthy is optimistic, drones meet clean energy

March 16, 2018 by  
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On this week’s episode, a hopeful perspective on the potential for meaningful, grassroots climate action and why automated, flying robots could reduce the cost of wind and solar power.

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Beware of losing your building’s Energy Star standing as updates loom ahead

March 16, 2018 by  
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Early adopters of the ratings system, in particular, could suffer lower scores. But it’s not too late to act.

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Beware of losing your building’s Energy Star standing as updates loom ahead

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Early adopters of the ratings system, in particular, could suffer lower scores. But it’s not too late to act.

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How Allagash brews sustainable practices into its operations

March 16, 2018 by  
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From reusing carbon dioxide to the way it handles spent grain, there are many ways the craft beer maker is closing the loop.

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Google will soon deliver on 100% renewables promise

December 6, 2016 by  
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So far, it is helping add 2.6 gigawatts of wind and solar power to the global grid.

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Companies are getting creative about clean energy

February 29, 2016 by  
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Sourcing solar, wind and other renewables is complicated. Here are three insights from GM, Home Depot and others in the trenches.

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How water could fix utility energy storage woes

January 5, 2016 by  
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High-tech batteries may be garnering the headlines, but utilities from Spain to China are relying on pumped storage hydroelectricity to overcome intermittent wind and solar.

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Top 7 circular economy moments of 2015

January 5, 2016 by  
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It’s been two steps forward and one back — or maybe the other way around — in progress toward a circular economy.

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Challenge Aims to Help Small Islands Reduce Fossil Fuels

October 4, 2013 by  
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Ten Caribbean island nations will participate in the Ten Island Renewable Challenge, turning to wind and solar power in an attempt to break their dependency on fossil fuels.

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Government Policies Can Shift Southern US from Coal to Renewables

December 31, 2010 by  
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A report from the Southeast Energy Efficiency Alliance suggests that, led by wind and biopower, a diversity of renewable energy technologies could help replace the region’s reliance on coal as a power source.

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