Renewable Energy & Sustainability

SmartBrief on Sustainability

News about the future of sustainable business

SmartBrief on Sustainability

How to save the planet

7/9/2014

  • New York Times (tiered subscription model), The

A new United Nations report explores the main technologies that could be used to cut the world's carbon emissions and prevent catastrophic climate change. "We might be able to pull it off. But it will… Read More

Wind Energy SmartBrief

The latest wind energy news and information

Wind Energy SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Wind Energy Association

First Wind to appeal to the state court regarding Maine wind project

7/9/2014

  • Portland Press Herald (Maine)

First Wind will file an appeal with the Maine Supreme Judicial Court following the rejection of the Bowers Mountain wind project by the state Board of Environmental Protection. The regulators cited th… Read More

RFA SmartBrief

News on ethanol and other biofuels

RFA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Renewable Fuels Association

CBOT corn, NYMEX oil extend losses

7/9/2014

  • Agriculture.com
  • MarketWatch

Corn for December delivery closed at $4.04 per bushel Tuesday, down 2 cents, on the Chicago Board of Trade. August light sweet crude settled at $103.40 per barrel, down 13 cents, on the New York Merca… Read More

A&WMA SmartBrief

Air and waste news for environmental professionals

A&WMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Air & Waste Management Association

NRDC latest outside group to influence federal regulations

7/9/2014

  • New York Times (tiered subscription model), The

The recent Environmental Protection Agency proposal to reduce emissions from power plants reflected ideas in a blueprint drawn up by the Natural Resources Defense Council. The NRDC followed in the foo… Read More

Industrial BIOtech SmartBrief

News in the industrial biotech industry

Industrial BIOtech SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Biotechnology Industry Organization

Demand for bioplastics in China grows despite challenges

7/8/2014

  • PlasticsNews.com

The biobased plastics industry in China is experiencing an uptick in demand, making industry players more optimistic despite having some difficulties in pricing and government policies. "If government… Read More