United States green economy adds 47,000 new clean energy jobs, according to this study released by Environmental Entrepreneurs.
Interesting ideas emerge from studying the value of energy efficiency beyond the financial return on individual measures from utility cost savings. Read the rest of this entry »
At Greenbuild, Natural Capitalism co-author Paul Hawken unveiled a new project and interviewed climate allies Tom Steyer and Maryland governor Martin O’Malley. Read the rest of this entry »
Categories: Energy Efficiency, Energy Policy, Green Building, Opinion
LEED v.4 includes a “Demand Response” credit. A better name would underscore important contributions by building owners who reshape their peak loads every day. Read the rest of this entry »
It’s time to find out which are the best and worst states in the almost-worst country in the world when it comes to energy efficiency. Read the rest of this entry »
Categories: Energy Efficiency, Green Building, News, Renewable Energy
In the Net Zero Zone at Greenbuild 2014, exhibitors will demonstrate a solar-powered microgrid by disconnecting from the energy utility. Read the rest of this entry »
Denis Du Bois tore open the Greenbuild 2014 agenda like a kid in a candy store. Here are his suggested education sessions and events. What’s on your schedule? Read the rest of this entry »
The EPA wants us to see zombies in a better light. It’s using some edgy YouTube videos to spread the word about LED bulbs.
Categories: Energy Efficiency, News, Podcasts, Radio Programs
The Campus Conservation Nationals are part of a trend toward the gamification of everything, including saving energy. Read the rest of this entry »