The Opportunities and Challenges of Renewable Energy Technologies Please join in for light refreshments and to learn about New Hampshire’s powerful renewable energy resources and the technological advancements that are making them true alternatives to fossil fuels. Dr. Cameron Wake, UNH Institute for the Study of Earth, Oceans, and Space & Josephine A. Lamprey Professor in […]
Please save the date for REV2017: Renewables for All, on October 2 & 3, 2017 in Burlington, Vermont.
We also welcome your ideas and proposals for presentations for our 17th annual conference. Click here to submit your abstract.
As the premier renewable energy conference in New England, REV’s annual conference convenes the most influential leaders in the renewable […]
Over 125 people participated in this aerial art photo in Hanover, NH to show their support for 100% renewable energy. Photo: Rob Strong.
By the Sierra Club Upper Valley Group
A future powered by 100% clean, renewable energy is technologically and economically feasible. As the prices of installing solar and wind equipment continues to […]
The Drive Toward Corporate Sustainability Increases Globally
At around 5MW, Apple’s new solar roof could make it among the biggest in the US. Photo: 9to5Mac.com.
by Hope O’Shaughnessy
As global sentiment continues to build for a more sustainable planet, corporations are increasingly adopting more sustainable business practices. The Paris Climate Agreement provided […]
Rendering of the Tesla-Panasonic solar factory in Buffalo (Image by SolarCity)
By Green Energy Times Staff
With its acquisition of SolarCity, Tesla now makes solar cells and modules in addition to electric cars and batteries. It has entered into a partnership with Panasonic to begin manufacturing photovoltaic products in a facility in […]
Small steps can lead to important results.
A Vermont clean energy financing program could leverage more than $123 million – Graphs from the Union of Concerned Scientists.
By George Harvey
In December, The Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) published a study, “Financing Clean Energy: A Powerful Tool for Driving Investment in Vermont’s Economy.” […]
By Kit Kennedy, EcoWatch
With permission from EcoWatch
New York State made clean energy history on January 25, 2017, when the Long Island Power Authority (LIPA) approved a contract for the nation’s largest offshore wind project, which will be located in the waters off Eastern Long Island. The approval is the first step toward […]
The Department of Public Service is now writing a report about renewable energy programs and is seeking public input. This will be the first biennial report about the Renewable Energy Standard (RES) and Standard Offer (SO) programs. It will assess of the effectiveness of Vermont’s renewable energy programs, discuss energy efficiency, describe how renewable energy […]
And why would we want to?
This strip mine near Morristown, Ohio was once a mountain top. Route 70 is in the background. Photo credit: EPA.
By George Harvey
Our president-elect has said he wants to resurrect the coal industry and reduce regulations on oil and gas so they can prosper again. […]
Schematic rendering: Internal schematic of ViZn Energy’s GS200. Photos: ViZn Energy Systems
By George Harvey
Flow batteries have long offered a hope of low-cost, safe energy storage. With many potential designs for flow batteries, we have been waiting for one to come along that may have an effect on the ability of the […]