Tagged Green

The Importance of Being Green

By Carter Cromley Regardless of industry, environmental sustainability has become an undeniable business imperative and power hungry data centers are becoming the role models to turn to.By Travis WrightVice President, Energy and SustainabilityQTS Realty TrustGlobal warming from carbon emissions, increasing sea levels and images of pollution are increasing public and shareholder pressure on corporations to…

Catalyst Partners makes its HQ a living demo for sustainable buildings

By Melissa London Allen Austin, ABB Catalyst President Keith Winn is one of the founding members of the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). It’s not surprising, then, that his company helps clients to meet the requirements of LEED and other green building standards. Catalyst focuses on energy efficiency services including auditing, modeling, and incentives and…

California plan: 80% EVs by 2035, 50-mile plug-in hybrids, tighter tailpipe emissions

By [email protected] (Bengt Halvorson) Last September, an executive order from California governor Gavin Newsom said that the state will plot a course to “end sales of internal combustion passenger vehicles by 2035.” The Trump administration had already removed California’s emissions authority, been dismissive of electric vehicles, and replaced the existing emissions… Read Full Article Here…

EU approves €400 million aid scheme to develop renewables in Denmark

By Renewable Energy World The European Commission has approved, under EU State aid rules, a Danish aid scheme to support electricity production from renewable sources: onshore and offshore wind, wave power plants, hydroelectric power plants and solar PV. The measure will help Denmark reach its renewable energy targets without unduly distorting competition and will contribute…

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