Renewable Energy & Sustainability

SmartBrief on Sustainability

News about the future of sustainable business

SmartBrief on Sustainability

Can China put the planet on a more sustainable course?

9/17/2014

  • Rolling Stone

China is starting to get serious about tackling pollution and climate issues, and the fate of the rest of the world could depend on how good a job Beijing can do at mapping out a sustainable course fo… Read More

Wind Energy SmartBrief

The latest wind energy news and information

Wind Energy SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Wind Energy Association

Asian bank to provide part of $500M loan to Indian state for renewable projects

9/17/2014

  • CleanTechnica

The Asian Development Bank is set to provide a loan worth $150 million to the Rajasthan state government in India, to be used for renewable energy facility and transmission projects. The amount was pa… Read More

RFA SmartBrief

News on ethanol and other biofuels

RFA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Renewable Fuels Association

Ethanol is playing a part in lower fuel prices, analyst says

9/17/2014

  • Des Moines Register (Iowa) (tiered subscription model), The

Gasoline prices are headed below $3 per gallon in Iowa, thanks in part to ethanol, according to Tom Kloza, chief oil analyst at GasBuddy.com. Ethanol prices have dropped 40 cents per gallon in the pas… Read More

A&WMA SmartBrief

Air and waste news for environmental professionals

A&WMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Air & Waste Management Association

Does your company have a "shadow organization"?

9/17/2014

  • SmartBrief/SmartBlog on Leadership

Nearly every company has an unofficial hierarchy that influences how decisions are made, Bobbie LaPorte writes, referring to the hierarchies as "shadow organizations." Learning to navigate this hierar… Read More

Industrial BIOtech SmartBrief

News in the industrial biotech industry

Industrial BIOtech SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Biotechnology Industry Organization

Lufthansa completes first commercial flight run on new biofuel mix

9/17/2014

  • Air Transport World

German airline Lufthansa has made its first regular flight from Frankfurt to Berlin Tegel Airport powered by a 10% mix of the new Farnesan biofuel. Lufthansa has partnered with JatroSolutions, a start… Read More