Industry News

Inside California's clean-economy leadership — for now

08/21/2017 10:01
Amid a worrisome increase in transportation emissions, is it time for "climate policies 2.0"?

A mix of energy sources advance Hawaii's renewables goal

08/21/2017 3:30
Once Hawaii publicized its goal to be powered entirely by renewable energy by 2045, the state's options to get there expanded greatly. "We saw a slew of different solutions that can help Hawaii get to its renewables goal," said Luis Salaveria, director of the Hawaii Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism (DBEDT). That includes the renewables mix of hydro, wind and solar, as well as the technology to get power on the grid. 

From Tesla to Mercedes-Benz, automakers become energy companies

08/21/2017 2:00
New battery offerings and alliances with renewable energy providers are catalyzing a shift with big implications for the power grid.

'Micropower' proves its economic mettle

08/21/2017 1:40
RMI data shows 'micropower' disrupts fossil-fuel markets, forcing oil companies to change their business model or face a 'nasty, brutish and short' future.

Business and the Global Goals: What now?

08/21/2017 1:30
The U. N. Sustainable Development Goals could be a game changer for forestry and agriculture, although challenges remain.

3 telltale signs you're shifting the supply chain

08/21/2017 1:12
Lessons in sustainable sourcing from Canopy, whose new partners include the Gap and VF Corporation

To avert collapse, humanity needs a new narrative

08/19/2017 2:00
A vision of the shift in which humanity pulls itself from the brink of massive disruption. From here, the future looks bright.

Episode 89: Corporates grow onsite solar; what is 'climate gentrification'?

08/18/2017 2:11
In this week's episode, Expedia takes a community approach to carbon offsets; an interview with Denver's CSO; is alternative energy dead?

Morgan Stanley finds 'record levels' of ESG investors

08/18/2017 1:45
A new survey by the financial firm finds that an 'overwhelming majority' of active investors are interested in sustainable investing.

The world's biggest logistics company races towards net-zero emissions

08/18/2017 1:30
An interview with Emily Davis, sustainability director at DHL North America, on logistics and Formula-E racing.