Daily Archives: June 27, 2019

How climate change is undermining democracies in small island nations

By Michael Mazengarb New Deakin University research suggests climate change could be leading to the emergence of authoritarian governments in small-island states. The post How climate change is undermining democracies in small island nations appeared first on RenewEconomy. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Renew Economy

How much potential is there for natural gas in road transportation?

By Jacques Moss What are the justifications for promoting the use of natural gas use in road transportation, how much can emissions be reduced by switching fuels, and is there room to bring emissions down further after making the switch? Here’s a summary of the latest research. Click headline for full article Read Full Article…

UEA receives award of excellence from GE

By Michelle Froese A UEA slip ring for wind turbines. GE Renewable Energy‘s Onshore Division recently honored United Equipment Accessories (UEA) with an award of excellence. UEA is an Iowa-based, pitch-control slip-ring manufacturer, and has been a slip ring supplier for GE since 2007. The company was awarded for maintaining a high on-time product delivery…

New report: Retire coal, choose renewables to save billions in Colorado

By Michelle Froese An independent analysis describes how Colorado’s coal-burning power plants are economically unviable and burdening customers with extra costs, compared to renewable energy resources. Conducted by energy consulting firm, Strategen, the report finds that renewable resources have outpaced coal, with the potential to save customers millions of dollars. These savings increase when the…

How IoT and Big Data are transforming Green Buildings into Living Buildings

By Ankur Thareja According to EPA, “Green Building” is the practice of creating structures and using processes that are environmentally responsible and resource-efficient throughout a building’s life-cycle from design, construction, operation and maintenance. Sustainable building design is inherent part of architecture from time immemorial. Historically passive design principles were.. Click headline for full article Read…

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