Tagged Sustainable

Energy Impact Partners acquires 102-MW New York community solar portfolio

By Billy Ludt Sustainable energy investment firm Energy Impact Partners (EIP) and NextPower III, an international fund managed by NextEnergy Capital Group (NEC), closed on an agreement for the acquisition of a 102-MW portfolio of community solar projects in upstate New York. This portfolio will be developed under the management of EIP’s Infrastructure Group and…

Energy Innovation Brief | Issue 04 | Canada West Foundation

By Marla Orenstein In this month’s Brief, we’ve got stories about how geothermal tech is working with Canada’s oil sector in new and sustainable ways, “Frankenstein” cement that “eats” CO2, rooftop windpower, and renewable energy pushing out coal in the US for the longest stretch in history. Read below. Click headline for full article Read…

Go off grid with me in the Mayan Jungle!

By kaikai I am looking for a person who is interested in investing and living in the Mayan jungle, near Tulum. Someone with the necessary knowledge to create a sustainable garden, work the land, and live in harmony with the environment. Located just 20 minutes from Tulum. You can find cenotes and the Kaan Luum…

Bringing Power and Progress to Africa in a Financially and Environmentally Sustainable Manner

By Jacquie Ashmore The future of electricity supply and delivery on the continent of Africa is a thorny challenge that calls for new approaches to infrastructure planning, development, finance, and operation. The Boston University Institute for Sustainable Energy (ISE) presents its research “Bringing Power and Progress to Africa in a Financially and Environmentally Sustainable Manner,”…

UAVs Increasing Potential for Renewable Energy

By Emily Folk Sustainability has become one of the main focuses of the energy industry. Solar panels and wind energy, specifically, have taken the lead for eco-friendly energy sources. Drones, however, are becoming an unexpected tool for helping the growth of sustainable resources. In terms of assistance, solar panel drone inspection has become a central…

Southern Power acquires 56-MW West Virginia wind farm from Invenergy

By WPED Staff Southern Power, a wholesale energy provider and a subsidiary of Southern Company, acquired the 56-MW Beech Ridge II Wind Facility from Invenergy, a developer, owner and operator of sustainable energy solutions. “We are pleased to announce the acquisition of our 13th wind project,” said Southern Power CEO Mark Lantrip. “This project marks…

Flywheel Development chooses Enphase microinverters for commercial solar portfolio

By Kelsey Misbrener Flywheel Development has selected Enphase microinverters as the inverter technology of record for its portfolio of commercial solar projects. Based in Washington D.C., Flywheel Development is a sustainable development company active in real estate, sustainable design, solar development and stormwater management infrastructure, with a focus on high-performance, net-zero buildings. Flywheel has standardized…

Powering Forward

By CEBN Contributor Powering Forward is a new webinar series from the Business Coucil for Sustainable Energy and CEBN that examines developments across the clean energy economy in the U.S. This series will explore the unique impacts facing clean energy industries during the COVID-19 pandemic and the vital role of our sectors will play in…

Powering Forward Together on Our Third Birthday

By CEBN Contributor May 1, 2020 marks the third birthday of the Clean Energy Business Network (CEBN) as the small business voice for the clean energy economy. Three years ago, we spun out of our former home as a project of The Pew Charitable Trusts to formally launch our organization as an independent, small business…

Coal Region Economic Transformation in China

By Jacquie Ashmore Yingxia Yang Senior Fellow, ISESenior Technical LeaderElectric Power Research InstituteFour years ago, in 2016, I was honored to post an inaugural blog for the Boston University Institute for Sustainable Energy. The blog tells my personal story of how I witnessed the economic ups and downs of my hometown city Wuhai (not to…

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