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Windmills are Beautiful

Lindsay Miller at the Sheffield wind farm in Sheffield, VT. Courtesy photo.

By Lindsay Miller

From the Publisher: The G.E.T. team is happy to introduce Lindsay Miller as one of our newest advertising sales representatives. Lindsay comes to G.E.T. with a strong communications and sales background. Lindsay received her Bachelor’s degree in communications with […]

Late-breaking News

By George Harvey

Sorry, Climate Change Did Not Slow Down.

On February 4, an article, “Exposed: How world leaders were duped into investing billions over manipulated global warming data,” appeared in the Daily Mail, a British tabloid. (http://bit.ly/NOAA-busting) The title describes the contents of the article accurately, but, unfortunately, the article did not […]

Climate Resistance Leaders

By Darren Springer

The U.S. election of 2016 was consequential in many ways, including for our work fighting climate change. As I think about where we are in 2017, I have been thinking back to the start of my career in 2005.

That was a time when the EPA did not recognize the dangers of […]

Can the US cut its energy use in half by 2050?

Published on ACEEE (http://aceee.org)

Yes, but we will have to double down on our efforts.

Five years ago, ACEEE found that energy efficiency could reduce projected 2050 US energy use by 40–60%. As a result, ACEEE established a strategic goal to reduce projected 2050 energy use by 50%. We thought it was […]

Late Breaking News

As we go to press, we see two important news items.

First, The United States Supreme Court has decided to leave the Environmental Protection Agency’s regulation on mercury emissions from power plants intact. Twenty states had sued over the regulation.

This is particularly important. Until recently, mercury levels in our environment had […]

Solarize Ammonoosuc

Solarize Ammonoosuc Kickoff at Polly’s Pancake Parlor, Sugar Hill, NH. Courtesy photo.

On Sunday, January 24, over a hundred New Hampshire residents and business owners joined the Ammonoosuc Regional Energy Team and O’Meara Solar at the Solarize Ammonoosuc Kickoff to learn how solar could reduce their energy bills and contribute to a cleaner environment. […]

Solavore Launches Indiegogo Campaign

to Fund the Distribution of Solar Ovens in India, Cambodia and Kenya

Social Enterprise Announces Solavore Works Program for Developing Countries

Photo courtesy of Solavore Works.

St. Paul, MN Solavore, LLC, a women-owned social enterprise committed to the manufacture and global distribution of 100% fuel-free clean cooking technology, announced that it is launching […]

The Secret is Out:

Homeowners Want Zero Ready Homes

If homebuyers acted in their own self-interest, Zero Energy Ready Homes would be everywhere in the market. But they are not. The superior homeownership experience with Zero Energy Ready Homes that live, work, last, and feel better has been a secret. No longer. The U.S. Department of Energy has just […]

 Noteworthy News

Energy Tidbits

At greenenergytimes.org there are daily posts with links to articles. Here is a selection of those we found most interesting this summer:

Pope Francis in St. Peter’s Square. Photo by Gabriel Sozzi. Creative Commons Atribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported license. Wikimedia Commons.

June 18 – Pope Francis has clearly embraced what he calls […]

C-PACE moves closer to reality in NH

By Laura Richardson

With Governor Maggie Hassan’s signature on New Hampshire’s House Bill 205, the Jordan Institute is preparing to launch what will soon become a statewide program to provide attractive financing for energy-efficiency and renewable-energy (EE/RE) projects in existing privately owned commercial buildings.

C-PACE, short for Property Assessed Clean Energy financing for Commercial buildings, […]