Renewable Energy & Sustainability

SmartBrief on Sustainability

News about the future of sustainable business

SmartBrief on Sustainability

Global government leadership lagging in transition to sustainability

4/18/2014

  • GreenBiz.com

An expert panel criticized international governments for their lackluster sustainable development performance in a new GlobeScan/SustainAbility Survey. The survey, which pitted different types of lead… Read More

Wind Energy SmartBrief

The latest wind energy news and information

Wind Energy SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Wind Energy Association

Site preparation for Md. wind project begins after FAA gives approval

4/18/2014

  • Cumberland Times-News (Md.)

Crews have begun site preparation work for the proposed Fourmile Ridge wind project in Garrett County, Md., after the project gained the Federal Aviation Administration's approval, said Frank Maisano,… 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