Renewable Energy & Sustainability

SmartBrief on Sustainability

News about the future of sustainable business

SmartBrief on Sustainability

Wilmar to make its palm oil easier to track

1/22/2015

  • Reuters

Palm-oil giant Wilmar International has announced that it will begin publishing online maps showing exactly where it buys its palm oil, making it easy for everyone from customers to environmental watc… Read More

Wind Energy SmartBrief

The latest wind energy news and information

Wind Energy SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Wind Energy Association

Why wind energy will remain competitive, despite thorium reactors

1/23/2015

  • WindpowerEngineering.com

Some say that thorium nuclear reactors are the power source of the future, but it is unknown how much the technology will cost, whereas wind energy has been a tried and true source of electricity, wri… Read More

RFA SmartBrief

News on ethanol and other biofuels

RFA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Renewable Fuels Association

RFA's Dinneen: EPA data show that statutory 2014 ethanol RVO was achievable

1/23/2015

  • Farm World

Federal data show that the ethanol industry could have easily met the statutory renewable volume obligations for 2014, according to Bob Dinneen, president and CEO of the Renewable Fuels Association. D… Read More

A&WMA SmartBrief

Air and waste news for environmental professionals

A&WMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Air & Waste Management Association

Consultant helps businesses recycle more, save money

1/21/2015

  • FastCoExist

Rubicon Global is a startup buying waste from large companies and then finding ways to keep that waste out of landfills. "We want to take advantage of our buying power to help them reduce cost. Recycl… Read More

Industrial BIOtech SmartBrief

News in the industrial biotech industry

Industrial BIOtech SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Biotechnology Industry Organization

Algenol makes first step into Indian market

1/21/2015

  • News-Press (Fort Myers, Fla.) (tiered subscription model), The

Algenol has opened an algae-production platform in India, its first in that country. The facility is near a Reliance Industries refinery. "The project is designed to demonstrate how robust the Algenol… Read More