Renewable Energy & Sustainability

SmartBrief on Sustainability

News about the future of sustainable business

SmartBrief on Sustainability

Sustainability creates value, says BASF exec

10/17/2014

  • MIT Sloan Management Review online

BASF sees sustainability as an extension of its long-standing culture of risk mitigation, says Dirk Voeste, vice president of sustainability strategy. But the company's CSR efforts have since emerged … Read More

Wind Energy SmartBrief

The latest wind energy news and information

Wind Energy SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Wind Energy Association

Hearing set for Invenergy's Mich. wind farm

10/17/2014

  • Pantagraph (Bloomington, Ill.), The

Residents of Livingston County, Mich., are invited a public meeting to be held by the county Zoning Board of Appeals in November. The board will evaluate Invenergy's special-use application, which wou… Read More

RFA SmartBrief

News on ethanol and other biofuels

RFA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Renewable Fuels Association

RFA mobile app is an important tool, Dinneen says

10/17/2014

  • DomesticFuel.com

The Renewable Fuels Association's new mobile application was developed for ethanol industry supporters to use as a tool in combating falsehoods about the biofuel, said RFA President and CEO Bob Dinnee… Read More

A&WMA SmartBrief

Air and waste news for environmental professionals

A&WMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Air & Waste Management Association

DoD: Climate change puts U.S. at military risk

10/14/2014

  • Washington Post (tiered subscription model), The
  • NationalDefenseMagazine.org

The Department of Defense says climate change is responsible for such security threats as more frequent disaster-relief missions, rising sea levels that could imperil military bases and growing instab… Read More

Industrial BIOtech SmartBrief

News in the industrial biotech industry

Industrial BIOtech SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Biotechnology Industry Organization

Malaysian biotech firm commercializing antioxidant made from microalgae

10/14/2014

  • Star Publications (Malaysia)

Malaysia-based Algaetech International is working to tap the commercial potential of haematococcus pluvialis as feedstock in producing an antioxidant known as astaxanthin. Dato' Paduka Syed Isa Syed A… Read More