Tagged Sustainable

A Tale of Two Teslas

By Zachary Shahan It seems there have always been two general views of Tesla — 1) disruptor ready to take over the world and 2) clueless upstart on the verge of a dramatic crash & burn. As the company has grown and matured, you might think these divergent readings of the electric vehicle and sustainable…

ING Commits €100 Million To Sustainable Investments

By Joshua S Hill Dutch banking giant ING has announced this week that it intends to commit €100 million to sustainable investments, specifically seeking to support sustainable ‘scale-ups’ which can boast a proven concept and positive environmental impact. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Clean Technica

San Diego Padres baseball stadium goes solar

By Kathie Zipp Construction of the largest solar power system in Major League Baseball has begun at Petco Park, home of the San Diego Padres. The 336,520-W Sullivan Solar Power system is designed to generate more than $4,117,000 in utility savings. This solar project is larger than the other seven Major League Baseball solar projects,…

Poland Ripe for Offshore Wind Boom

By Offshore WIND Poland could have 4GW of installed offshore wind capacity in the Baltic Sea by the end of 2030 and 8GW by the end of 2035, according to the Foundation for Sustainable Energy (FNEZ). [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] Read…

One of U.S.’ “most fracked regions” sets 100% renewables goal

By Michelle Froese This week, Longmont, Colorado’s City Council voted to approve a resolution committing the community in a shift away from fossil fuels and to transition to 100% clean, renewable electricity by 2030. According to the Sierra Club, the City Council Resolution builds off of Longmont Mayor Brian Bagley’s Proclamation signed in December, establishing…

Report: Operating Costs for Gasoline and Electric Cars Vary By State

By Chad Kirchner A new study out of the University of Michigan’s Sustainable Worldwide Transportation group shows just how cost-effective electric vehicles are, and how fuel efficient an internal combustion engine car needs to be to be the cheaper alternative. The report, authored by Michael Sivak and Brandon Schoettle, break down the cost in each…

AkzoNobel and Gasunie investigating large-scale production of green hydrogen; 20MW facility for 3000 tons per year

By mmillikin AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals and Gasunie New Energy are partnering to investigate the possible large scale conversion of sustainable electricity into green hydrogen via the electrolysis of water. Intended for Delfzijl in the Netherlands, the installation would use a 20 megawatt water electrolysis unit, the largest in Europe, to convert sustainably produced electricity into…

New Long Beach solar development serves low-income and senior households

By Kelsey Misbrener LINC Housing’s SEED Partners has installed new solar photovoltaic systems at five LINC properties by aggregating them as one project to leverage tax credits and available incentive programs as part of a new financing structure. Co-developed with the National Housing Trust, the solar development impacts 545 low-income family and senior households, reducing…

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