South Carolina utilities have halted construction on two new nuclear power plants, but a forthcoming grid study could breathe new life into the project.
Author: Tina Casey
Toyota is pushing forward with a new five year research project aimed at building a futuristic, carbon-neutral “hydrogen society” network.
Boy Scout president and AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson still has not commented on President Trump’s jamboree speech last week, though many other Scouts have spoken out.
A recent study found a surprise: San Diego can meet its climate change goals and lower electricity rates by circumventing the local utility. Might this work for other municipalities?
A new grid study ordered by Energy Secretary Rick Perry was reportedly intended to support coal and nuclear, but facts on the ground are getting in the way. Career researchers from DOE leaked their draft of the report, just in case the findings change significantly when Perry’s approved version is published.
The U.S. Department of Defense is emerging as a safe space in which Republican members of Congress can affirm support for action on climate change.
The Trump administration’s Department of Energy appears to be solidly in favor of solar power, with new grants aimed at slashing costs and boosting solar cell efficiency.
Despite Trump’s tough talk favoring fossil fuels, his Department of Energy is pushing algae biofuel and other renewables for the bioeconomy of the future.
Low cost shale gas is motivating new investment in conventional plastic production, but the carbon neutral bioplastic industry is still making progress, for example, with a new carbon-neutral mattress from Naturepedic.
REI stepped up the fight to preserve public lands with an email blast to its customers, but can consumer power overcome the threat to national monuments?
A new study indicates that local solar power development can be a powerful argument in favor of community choice programs for electricity supply. Here’s why.
Hopes for a “clean coal” revival continue to fade despite Energy Secretary Rick Perry’s apparent endorsement of climate science denial last week.
A new report from Carbon Tracker calculates financial risks for ExxonMobil and other oil companies if they continue a business-as-usual path under the Paris Agreement.
Another Trump appointee at the Department of Energy is in hot water, and offensive tweets are just the tip of a very large iceberg. We’ve just uncovered an audio interview you don’t want to miss.