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Environmentalists Accuse Walmart Of Failing On Renewable Energy Targets …

Environmental groups are accusing Walmart of falling short on a number of its well-publicized sustainability goals. The world’s largest retailer still relies heavily on carbon-intensive coal power in U.S. stores and facilities, despite a longstanding promise to invest in renewable … Continue reading

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Oil Prices Hit Sweet Spot For Environment, Renewable Energy

by Rona Fried  It never ceases to amaze me how quickly things can change and how fragile most assumptions are. A few months ago, we were dealing with oil and gas everywhere. The deepest wells ever were being drilled in the … Continue reading

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Brazil’s BNDES taps France for renewable energy project financing

Brazil’s BNDES taps France for renewable energy project financing 2014-11-22 05:11:02.0 GMT Article source: Article Source

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Desert Renewable Energy Conservation Plan comment period extended

Posted: Friday, November 21, 2014 12:00 am | Updated: 12:45 am, Fri Nov 21, 2014. Desert Renewable Energy Conservation Plan comment period extended By ANTOINE ABOU-DIWAN Staff Writer ivpressonline.com | 0 comments Posted on Nov 21, 2014 by Antoine Abou-Diwan The … Continue reading

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EPA’s Clean Power Plan Could Leave A Lot Of Renewable Energy Gains On …

Many states are already on track to meet or beat the renewable energy targets laid out for them by the EPA’s Clean Power Plan, according to a new report from Earthjustice, which is calling on the agency to strengthen the … Continue reading

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Amazon, Microsoft, Google Fuel Up Renewable Energy Pledges

E-commerce pioneer Amazon joined Walmart this week in pledging a 100 percent commitment to renewable energy. Like the brick-and-mortar retailer, it hasn’t said exactly when and how it will pull this off. Its announcement was issued by the Amazon Web … Continue reading

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3 Factors That Could Kill Renewable Energy Tax Extenders in 2014

As the year winds down, powerful conservative groups are working feverishly to kill a potential tax package with extensions of renewable energy incentives. But that doesn’t seem to worry some in the sector who remain optimistic that a favorable package … Continue reading

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Renewable energy ‘simply WON’T WORK’: Top Google engineers

Top 5 reasons to deploy VMware with Tegile Comment Two highly qualified Google engineers who have spent years studying and trying to improve renewable energy technology have stated quite bluntly that renewables will never permit the human race to cut … Continue reading

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Ex-Im Bank signs $1B MoU for U.S. renewable energy exports to India

Export-Import Bank of the United States (Ex-Im Bank) Chairman Fred P. Hochberg has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Chairman K.S. Popli of the Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency (IREDA) that will explore options for utilizing up to $1 billion … Continue reading

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Michael Vickerman: Badger Coulee line needed to advance renewable energy

A milestone in distributed generation was reached Oct. 15 when Gundersen Health System, a health care provider headquartered in La Crosse, produced more energy that day — heat, cooling and electricity — than was used throughout its facilities. In doing … Continue reading

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