Renewable Energy & Sustainability

SmartBrief on Sustainability

News about the future of sustainable business

SmartBrief on Sustainability

Green business models empower customers to alter daily habits

4/17/2014

  • Sustainability.com (U.K.)

To promote global sustainability, some companies use a behavior-change business model that rewards customers with tangible benefits for making greener choices. A partnership with New York City-based R… Read More

Wind Energy SmartBrief

The latest wind energy news and information

Wind Energy SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Wind Energy Association

TradeWind buys 150-MW wind project in Okla. from Wind Capital

4/17/2014

  • BusinessAndLeadership.com (Ireland)

TradeWind Energy purchased the 150-megawatt Osage wind project in Oklahoma from Wind Capital Group, a U.S. unit of NTR. The $60 million wind project is in construction and is expected to begin commerc… Read More

RFA SmartBrief

News on ethanol and other biofuels

RFA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Renewable Fuels Association

Senate hearing on advanced biofuels features AEC

4/18/2014

  • Wisconsin Ag Connection

The farm bill's biofuels energy title, the Renewable Fuel Standard and tax incentives were discussed by Brooke Coleman, executive director of the Advanced Ethanol Council, at a recent Senate agricultu… Read More

A&WMA SmartBrief

Air and waste news for environmental professionals

A&WMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Air & Waste Management Association

EU looks to eliminate landfills

4/16/2014

  • Cities Today

The EU sends 37% of municipal waste to landfills, with only 40% composted or recycled, according to Eurostat data. EU environment official Janez Potocnik hopes to eliminate landfill use in targets set… Read More