Tagged Sustainable

2020 ‘Factbook’ Reveals a Decade’s Shift to Advanced Energy

By Advanced Energy Economy Last week, the Business Council for Sustainable Energy (BCSE) and Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF) released their 8th annual “2020 Sustainable Energy in America Factbook,” revealing a decade-long transformation of the U.S. energy sector to cleaner advanced energy resources. The report shows that the United States experienced extraordinary change in how…

S-5! wins award for standing seam solar mounts on California solar project

By Billy Ludt S-5! Metal Roof Innovations, an authority on metal roof attachment solutions, has been awarded the Metal Construction Association (MCA) Chairman’s Award for metal construction projects of 2019 in the residential category for providing solar mounts to a sustainable California neighborhood. Each year the MCA recognizes outstanding metal construction projects in North America….

Clamping down on financial greenwashing in the EU

By FORESIGHT Contributor Sébastien Godinot, Economist with the WWF European Policy Office, welcomes new European laws that will make it much clearer which investments are genuinely sustainable and help shift funding from fossil fuels to clean energiesA ray of light is set to penetrate the murky world of finance thanks to a new EU law….

House Democrats Put Climate, Environment at Centre of $760-Billion Infrastructure Plan

By The Energy Mix Pixabay/Pexels Grid modernization, electric vehicle charging infrastructure, public transit, and incentives for sustainable aviation fuels are key components of a five-year, US$760-billion infrastructure framework introduced last week by Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives, with The Hill concluding the plan puts environment at centre stage.The plan “has major initiatives that…..

Port of Newcastle partners with Greenfleet to offset carbon emissions

By Press Release Port of Newcastle has offset carbon emissions from all corporate flights as part of efforts to reduce its impact on the environment and create a more sustainable port. The post Port of Newcastle partners with Greenfleet to offset carbon emissions appeared first on RenewEconomy. Read Full Article Here For more great articles:…

Kansas utility Evergy adds 660 MW of wind to energy portfolio

By WPED Staff Evergy and Kansas Governor Laura Kelly announced that the investor-owned utility will expand its wind energy portfolio by 660 MW and reduce carbon output by 80% below 2005 levels by 2050, which is a commitment consistent with the Paris Climate Accord. Electricity from four new wind energy sites will be used to…

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