Renewable Energy & Sustainability

SmartBrief on Sustainability

News about the future of sustainable business

SmartBrief on Sustainability

Brands can't afford not to go green, experts say

7/23/2014

  • Marketing Mag (Australia)

Sustainable branding is a must-have for modern companies, experts say. Still, it's not something you can fake or add to your brand as an afterthought. "Gone are the days when brands could slap a frog … Read More

Wind Energy SmartBrief

The latest wind energy news and information

Wind Energy SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Wind Energy Association

EDF, 3 Canadian native groups agree on 350-MW wind farm deal

7/23/2014

  • ReNews.biz (U.K.)

EDF EN Canada has entered into a 20-year agreement with the native communities of Mashteuiatsh, Essipit and Pessamit involving the 350-megawatt Riviere-du-Moulin wind project in the Laurentides Wildli… Read More

RFA SmartBrief

News on ethanol and other biofuels

RFA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Renewable Fuels Association

Dutch researchers develop process to increase energy content of biofuel

7/23/2014

  • OilPrice.com (U.K.)

Researchers at the University of Twente in the Netherlands have developed a catalyst that could boost the energy content of biomass-based fuel. The catalyst features sodium carbonate and aluminum oxid… Read More

A&WMA SmartBrief

Air and waste news for environmental professionals

A&WMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Air & Waste Management Association

Sainsbury's to power a store solely with its own trash

7/23/2014

  • ExtremeTech

A Sainsbury's store in England will be the first worldwide to start shipping its food waste daily to a facility that will convert the trash into the electricity needed to power the store. Once the ope… Read More

Industrial BIOtech SmartBrief

News in the industrial biotech industry

Industrial BIOtech SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Biotechnology Industry Organization

Canadian company lands deal to build 3 anaerobic digesters in the U.S.

7/22/2014

  • Edmonton Journal (Alberta), The

Himark Biogas, a Canada-based company, has struck a deal with NEO Energy to build three anaerobic digesters in the U.S. to turn food waste into electricity and fertilizer. The digesters will be constr… Read More