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BNEF Predicts 50% Wind- And Solar-Powered Grid By 2050

Deep declines in wind, solar and battery technology costs could result in a grid powered nearly 50% by the two fast-growing renewable...

St. Louis Park School District Passes Clean Energy Resolution

On Monday, the St. Louis Park Public School Board passed a Climate Leadership Resolution establishing a goal of transitioning the school district...

Renewables Finally Beat Coal For U.S. Electrical Generating Capacity

For the first time, U.S. electrical generating capacity by renewable energy sources - biomass, geothermal, hydropower, solar and wind - has surpassed...

New Jersey Drafts Pathway To 100% Clean Energy

The State of New Jersey has released a draft energy master plan (EMP), which provides an initial blueprint for the total conversion...
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Minnesota School District Targets 100% Renewable Electricity

The school board of District 197 in Minnesota has established a goal of transitioning to 100% clean electricity by 2020.
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Starbucks Signs Multi-Region Solar, Wind PPAs

LevelTen Energy has announced the close of a three-project renewable energy deal with Starbucks.The portfolio of projects comprises...
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Pennsylvania’s State College Announces Clean Energy Commitment

The council of State College, a Pennsylvania community that is home to Penn State University, has voted unanimously to adopt a resolution...

Study: Maine Clean Energy Bill Would Provide Substantial Economic, Environmental Benefits

Investment in local clean energy projects and jobs would see a big boost under a bill that received a public hearing today...

Kennecott Shuttering Utah Coal Plant In Favor Of Renewable Energy

After 75 years of operation, mining company Rio Tinto Kennecott is retiring the Utah Power Plant, a coal facility located in Magna,...

Ball Corp. Signs 388 MW Solar, Wind Deals

Ball Corp., a global packaging solutions company, has executed two virtual power purchase agreements (VPPAs) – one wind and one solar –...