Renewable Energy

News and analysis on the solar, wind and other renewable energy sectors.

This Big Energy Company Is Helping Small Business Kick The Coal Habit

As the world awaits President Donald Trump's decision on the Paris climate accord, DTE Energy forges ahead with an ambitious renewable energy plan…

Clean Energy Employs Almost 10 Million People Worldwide

According to IRENA, 9.8 million people work in the global renewables sector as of the end of 2016. Solar power has driven much…

DOE Grid Reliability Study Threatens Renewable Energy Branding

Critics say a mysterious new Energy Department study aims to curb wind and solar growth -- and warn the outcome could crimp green…

3p Weekend: 8 Signs the Hydrogen Economy Is For Real

Thanks to new technologies and renewed interest from the public and private sectors, the hydrogen economy is in the headlines once again. And…

Is Your Business Ready for the Hydrogen Fuel Cell EV of the Future?

A sleek, compact renewable hydrogen fuel station makes a strong statement about sustainability and zero emission electric vehicles.

Future Shock In The Autonomous Electric Vehicle Economy

The autonomous electric vehicle economy is poised to deliver lower costs that will reshape our lives. The "mobility as a service" sector is…

How The Electric Vehicle Economy Will Win On Price

Electric vehicles anchor a critical mass of technologies poised to slash transportation costs through a new business model often called mobility as a…

Mines, Clean Energy and Investment: India’s Triple Bottom Line

With prolific metals, minerals and fuels, one of the world’s largest mining industries offers a fast-evolving solution for a low-carbon economy.

Atlanta Pledges 100 Percent Renewable Power by 2035

Atlanta is the first city in the American South to pursue 100 percent renewable energy with an ambitious 2035 target.

West Virginia’s Largest Utility Sees Renewables — Not Coal — in its Future

West Virginia's largest utility, Appalachian Power, indicated that solar and wind power technologies will be a larger part of the Mountain State's electricity…

Report: Almost Half of Fortune 500s Set Climate Change, Clean Energy Targets

These findings and more comprise a joint report from the World Wildlife Fund, Calvert Investments, CDP and Ceres.

A Federal Incentive for Social Entrepreneurs to Expand Their Businesses

Rural counties from New England to the American South to Hawaii are attracting socially responsible businesses by providing economic development package for equipment…

World’s First Hydrogen Fuel Cell Truck Goes Up Against Tesla EV

Toyota is launching its new "top secret" heavy-duty hydrogen fuel cell truck in Los Angeles this summer, just in time to compete with…

Trump Administration on Board with Solar-Powered Renewable Hydrogen

Renewable hydrogen created by splitting water with solar energy is getting a lot of love from the Trump administration these days; coal, not…

2020 Can Be the Turning Point Year For Climate Action

On April 10, Christina Figueres, former Executive Secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), convened a meeting in London…