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Discussions with tag 'renewables'

Promising Growth for Electric Vehicles but will it Continue?

by JackSawyer // Student

Eleven years ago there were a few hundred electric vehicle on the planet, today there are 400,000. This is a big growth spurt for EV adoption, but if we are to reach goals set by individual countries …

Filed under: Energy

Keywords: Climate Change,clean energy,Electric Vehicles,vehicles,temperature,renewables

0 replies | 4018 views | Posted on: 06/11/2016 | Last updated: 02/13/2017

How California is charting a path forward on Clean Energy

by Kalyani.rc // Passive House / Sustainability Enthusiast

The late California historian Kevin Starr once wrote, “California had long since become one of the prisms through which the American people, for better and for worse, could glimpse their future.” …

Filed under: Energy

California Green Building

Keywords: California,renewables,Clean Energy Policy,clean energy jobs

0 replies | 4330 views | Posted on: 02/16/2017 | Last updated: 02/16/2017

Solar experiment lets neighbors trade energy among themselves

by Kalyani.rc // Passive House / Sustainability Enthusiast

Brooklyn is known the world over for things small-batch and local, like designer clogs, craft bourbon, and artisanal sauerkraut. Now, it is trying to add electricity to the list. In a promising exp…

Filed under: Energy

New York Green Building Group

Keywords: clean energy,Solar Energy,Brooklyn,renewables,Microgrid

0 replies | 3379 views | Posted on: 03/16/2017 | Last updated: 04/08/2017

Power & Renewables Summit 2018, November 13-14, Austin, TX

by Aditya

Power & Renewables Summit 2018 will gather industry views on how renewable integration, decarbonization, sector electrification and the growing need for increased capacity and flexibility are impa

Filed under: Energy

Keywords: clean energy,renewables,Power,Decarbonization,Power Markets

0 replies | 764 views | Posted on: 09/26/2018 | Last updated: 09/26/2018

Online Forum: Community Solar, Energy Storage, and Beyond by GreenHomeNYC, August 19, 6:30-8 pm EDT

by Allison Friedman // Rate It Green Admin

What is happening in community solar and energy storage these days, and how are they moving the needle on renewables in New York?
 

In New York, solar energy still accounts for less than 2% o


Filed under: Solar

New York Green Building Group

Keywords: Solar,Renewable Energy,Energy Storage,Community Solar,renewables

1 replies | 513 views | Posted on: 08/10/2020 | Last updated: 10/14/2020

Webinar: Financing Energy Efficiency for Public Buildings, August 27, 9 AM CDT

by Richard Minasian // Student

Join CELC for a primer on major categories of financing for energy efficiency upgrades, renewables, and resilience. Categories include internal funding, debt financing, and Public-Private Partner

Filed under: Energy

Keywords: Energy Efficiency,Renewable Energy,financing,Resilience,renewables

0 replies | 818 views | Posted on: 08/12/2020 | Last updated: 08/12/2020

Virtual Conference: MEGA Navigating the Emerging Energy Environment, November 17-18

by SarahA

Join A&WMA for the 13th MEGA Symposium on the emerging energy environment! 

The A&WMA MEGA Symposium will examine the various perspectives on electric power issues as the ind

Filed under: Energy

Keywords: Climate Change,Policy,Air Quality,renewables,Waste,Regulation,Batteries,Electric power industry,Water Quality,Electric Power

0 replies | 993 views | Posted on: 11/03/2020 | Last updated: 11/03/2020

Webinar: What's Next for Efficiency & Renewables Episode 7, December 17, 10-11 AM

by Richard Minasian // Student

Hosted by Urban Green Council CEO John Mandyck, this live interview series features international industry experts to answer your questions about a low carbon future.  

On

Webinar: What's Next for Efficiency and Renewables, February 2, 10am - 11am EDT

by SarahA

Join us for the next episode of Urban Green Live. Hosted by Urban Green Council CEO John Mandyck, this live interview series features international industry experts to answer your 

Filed under: Government Policies

New York Green Building Group

Keywords: Climate Change,Energy Efficiency,Community Service,renewables

0 replies | 629 views | Posted on: 01/11/2021 | Last updated: 01/13/2021

More Renewables, or Improved Envelope? Exploring Paths to Net-Zero Energy in Affordable Housing, February 19, 5pm CST

by SarahA

When pursuing carbon neutrality for a new affordable housing development, what’s the best approach? More solar panels? An open-loop ground source heat pump system? Or improved building envelope

Filed under: Green Affordable Housing

Keywords: Affordable Housing,Solar,Sustainable Energy,Passive House,Geothermal,renewables,Net zero,Building Envelope,Heat Pump

0 replies | 846 views | Posted on: 01/11/2021 | Last updated: 01/11/2021