Renewable Energy & Sustainability

SmartBrief on Sustainability

News about the future of sustainable business

SmartBrief on Sustainability

Corn stoves aren't just for hippies, proponents say

3/2/2015

  • National Geographic News (free registration)

Middle-class people in some communities are installing stoves capable of burning dried corn kernels to heat their homes. While the idea might sound like something dreamed up by "hippies living in yurt… Read More

Wind Energy SmartBrief

The latest wind energy news and information

Wind Energy SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Wind Energy Association

Carolinas offshore wind lease sale expected in 2016

3/2/2015

  • Rocky Mount Telegram (N.C.)

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management will likely hold an auction to lease space off the coast of North Carolina and South Carolina for offshore wind development. BOEM has held three public comment he… Read More

RFA SmartBrief

News on ethanol and other biofuels

RFA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Renewable Fuels Association

Estimated ethanol production margin declines for the week ended Fri.

3/2/2015

  • Platts

A typical U.S. Midwest dry-mill ethanol plant's estimated production margin declined 1.04 cents to 36.57 cents per gallon for the week that ended Friday, the fourth time it declined in the last five w… Read More

Industrial BIOtech SmartBrief

News in the industrial biotech industry

Industrial BIOtech SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Biotechnology Industry Organization

Firm to explain Ore. biofuel project at community meeting

2/25/2015

  • American City Business Journals

Colorado-based firm Red Rock Biofuels will explain its plan to build a biofuel refinery in Lakeview, Ore., at a community meeting Monday. The plant will convert woody biomass into biofuel, particularl… Read More