Renewable Energy & Sustainability

SmartBrief on Sustainability

News about the future of sustainable business

SmartBrief on Sustainability

How to persuade your workers to trust you

4/20/2015

  • SmartBrief/SmartBlog on Leadership

Garfinkle

Cultivating your workers' trust can be challenging, but it's worth the investment, writes Joel Garfinkle. If you build trust through honesty, fairness and competence, you'll see a corresponding uptick… Read More

Wind Energy SmartBrief

The latest wind energy news and information

Wind Energy SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Wind Energy Association

Iberdrola files for extension on Ore. wind farm

4/20/2015

  • ReNews.biz (U.K.)

Iberdrola Renewables has filed for a site certificate extension on its Montague wind farm in Oregon. The developer was originally set to start construction by September 2015 but has asked for a delaye… Read More

RFA SmartBrief

News on ethanol and other biofuels

RFA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Renewable Fuels Association

Iowa ad uses Deepwater Horizon spill to emphasize importance of RFS

4/20/2015

  • CBS News

Americans United for Change plans to air commercials in Iowa aimed at presidential hopefuls, using the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill to emphasize the importance of the Renewable Fuel Standard. The … Read More

Industrial BIOtech SmartBrief

News in the industrial biotech industry

Industrial BIOtech SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Biotechnology Industry Organization

Scientists discover alternative biosynthesis pathway to produce propane

4/14/2015

  • Tech Times

Researchers from the University of Manchester and Imperial College London have developed a method to produce renewable propane by using a microbial biosynthetic pathway. The process involves releasing… Read More