Renewable Energy & Sustainability

SmartBrief on Sustainability

News about the future of sustainable business

SmartBrief on Sustainability

U.S. Navy makes a splash with seawater-to-fuel technology

4/15/2014

  • Huffington Post, The

The U.S. Navy is working on a new technology that can turn seawater into fuel capable of powering its fighter jets. The system involves extracting hydrogen from water, then processing it into hydrocar… Read More

Wind Energy SmartBrief

The latest wind energy news and information

Wind Energy SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Wind Energy Association

TenneT awards contracts to Siemens, Petrofac for work on North Sea grid

4/15/2014

  • ReNews.biz (U.K.)
  • Reuters

Netherlands-based TenneT selected Siemens and Petrofac for grid connection and platform installation for the BorWin3 offshore wind platform in the North Sea. Siemens will provide transmission technolo… Read More

RFA SmartBrief

News on ethanol and other biofuels

RFA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Renewable Fuels Association

Ethanol filling station planned in Mexico's Veracruz state

4/15/2014

  • Biofuels-News.com (U.K.)

The Mexican state of Veracruz is planning to open its first ethanol filling station with the help of more than $18 million from donors, said Ossiel Castro de la Rosa, head of the Bioenergy Institute o… Read More

A&WMA SmartBrief

Air and waste news for environmental professionals

A&WMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Air & Waste Management Association

Duke Energy: We're making plans to clean up coal ash pits

4/8/2014

  • Chem.info

Duke Energy says it will clean up 33 leaking ash pits across North Carolina as part of its response to a February spill. The company faces an enforcement case filed by the state Department of Environm… Read More