The series, “RE:NEW” begins this month with “Anatomy of a home solar electric system”. Each podcast installment will be accessible via Standard Solar’s social media hub. Future topics to be covered include: solar financing options, government incentives, net-metering and Power Purchase Agreements.
The SAP for Utilities North American conference will bring together hundreds of utilities professionals to network and learn from one another how to leverage new technology to achieve critical performance objectives. A collaboration of SAP America, Inc., the Americas’ SAP Users’ Group (ASUG), and The Eventful Group, the SAP for Utilities conference is a four-day event and community gathering taking place September 9-12, 2012, in Hollywood, Florida.
The Energy & Environmental Building Alliance proudly presents a year’s worth of value in just 3 days! The Excellence in Building Conference & Expo offers countless resources, educational seminars, expert presenters and hands-on tours to help builders tap into profit-building possibilities.
The World Bank has provided this Infographic in support of Rio.
ICF International Integrated Energy Outlook Projects 70 GW of Fossil-Fired Capacity Retirements over the Next Four Years
ICF International, a provider of consulting services and technology solutions to government and commercial clients, has released its Integrated Energy Outlook for the second quarter of 2012. The study highlights the near- and long-term future of gas prices; the impacts of proposed U.S. federal environmental regulations; and projections on pollution control installations, coal production, and renewable energy development.
IEA Report: Natural Gas Is Not The Answer To Climate Problem, Existing Cleantech Is — And It Could Save $100 Trillion By 2050
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For those wondering how well we are managing waste on this planet, this post at Clean Technica should serve as another sobering wake-up call for responsible action. “WWF International Director General Jim Leape said with the current trend of consumption, two planets will be needed by 2030 to support not just the human race but every living […]
The13th annual Renewable Energy and Distributed Generation International Exhibition and Conference, called the SolarExpo by GreenBuilding was held in May in Verona.
San Diego Energy District Foundation Forming Electric Cooperative to Provide Customer Choice and Local Green Power
The San Diego Energy District Foundation (SDED) has announced that it is seeking to form a Local Energy Cooperative, which will allow San Diegans to have a choice of where they purchase energy.
At this event on May 24, 2012 from 6 – 9 p.m. at Phipps Conservatory, attendees will see displays of the hottest new technology for renewable energy and hear from the real live green energy entrepreneurs who will be discussing how the average yinzer can make all our futures brighter by buying and/or installing clean energy.
Join the Buckminster Fuller Institute June 6 to Celebrate the 2012 Buckminster Fuller Challenge Winner
The Buckminster Fuller Institute (BFI) will announce and celebrate the winning design of the 2012 Buckminster Fuller Challenge in an all-day event on June 6, 2012 hosted by the Cooper Union Institute for Sustainable Design.
The Institute for Market Transformation and the Appraisal Institute have collaborated and released an updated guide that features details in rating energy performance on property value. Energy efficient properties will see an increase in appraisal values as a result.
Event will feature latest in water use efficiency and sustainability, innovations in green housing design and solar power applications
Alternative Clean Transportation Expo – May 15 – 17, 2012
An on-going series of conferences that is dedicated toward improving the environment and making more sustainable choices easier is the Toward a Sustainable 21st Century series, co-sponsored by multiple companies all pooling their resources to make a difference.