Renewable Energy

A pioneer in renewable energy is inexplicably abandoning the cause
By most accounts, this is likely to be an incredible year for investment in renewables just about everywhere. In 2014, China overtook the first wave of green-power stalwarts—like many countries in Europe—to become the biggest investor in renewable ... [...]
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RWE expects boost to renewable-energy result
FRANKFURT--Utility RWE AG (RWE.XE, RWEOY) said Wednesday it expects to have more than doubled the operating result of its renewable energy business last year from the 186 million euros ($201.9 million) achieved in 2014. To continue growing, RWE ... [...]
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State renewable energy mandates are producing enormous benefits
Much has been made of the rapid rise of renewable energy in the US, but the policy workhorse behind it does not get nearly enough attention or credit. I'm talking about the renewable portfolio standard (RPS): state laws that mandate a certain minimum ... [...]
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3 Ways Renewable Energy Can Grow in a 21st Century Grid
In other words, as renewables reduce energy prices during certain times of day, demand flexibility allows customers to shift demand to those times, which will both reduce energy prices at other (peak) times and raise the price paid to renewables during ... [...]
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Hawaii releases renewable energy progress report
Hawaii's State Energy Office has released a report detailing the state's progress toward achieving its goal of 100 percent renewable energy by 2045. The law was enacted in June, and designates the state as the most ambitious amongst those with ... [...]
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Assembly must act swiftly to reposition NJ among renewable energy front …
By Tom Gilbert. On December 17, the New Jersey Senate passed, with bipartisan support, an important bill to move New Jersey back into a leadership role in transitioning our state to a clean energy future. The legislation, sponsored by Sens. Bob Smith ... [...]
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Indian State Plans Incubator For Renewable Energy Start-ups
The southern state of Telangana has announced plans to expand infrastructure for renewable energy start-ups to help them expand and acquire latest technical knowledge. The state government has signed a memorandum of understanding with the ... [...]
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Renewable Cities Conversations — 100% Renewable Energy, How Cities Can & Are …
Claire Havens of Renewable Cities and Anna Leidreiter of the World Future Council further the discussion of how local, provincial, and national governments can advance renewable energy. They also focused on the very practical, action-oriented approach ... [...]
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