Energy & Climate Action News

Energy Manager Today - June 05, 2015

Sustainable building design certifications have not delivered much in terms of protecting and enhancing building values over the long term, according to a study (link is external) conducted by Underwriters Laboratories.

Energy Manager Today - June 04, 2015

According to Noesis and based on data from more than 1,300 projects on the Noesis platform, lighting is the most common energy upgrade for commercial building owners.

Grist - June 04, 2015

Keeping an eye on your own energy use is the “duh” approach to a smorgasbord of environmental problems, up to and including climate change.

The Guardian - May 18, 2015

Construction of the first windfarm off the south coast of England will begin early next year, it has been announced.

The 400-megawatt Rampion windfarm, situated eight miles from the Sussex coast, could power up to 300,000 homes and will cost £1.3bn.

The Age - May 18, 2015

Melbourne's entire tram network could be powered by solar if the state government gave a bold renewable energy proposal the green light.

The Washington Post - May 01, 2015

Late Thursday, the glitzy electric car company Tesla Motors, run by billionaire Elon Musk, ceased to be just a car company.

State of California - April 29, 2015

New California Goal Aims to Reduce Emissions 40 Percent Below 1990 Levels by 2030
 

Grist - April 27, 2015

As California parches, people in the state have begun to ask tough questions. Will we be talking about rationing drinking water at some point? Will technology rescue us? Will farmers abandon the state’s great Central Valley?

The New York Times - April 21, 2015

Congress on Tuesday passed a bill focused on improving energy efficiency in buildings and water heaters, a move celebrated by both parties for breaking longstanding partisan gridlock.

Energy Manager Today - April 16, 2015

When you are the owner or manager of a food service business, using less energy for day-to-day operations becomes an important consideration.

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