Renewable Energy & Sustainability

SmartBrief on Sustainability

News about the future of sustainable business

SmartBrief on Sustainability

Apple is dreaming the impossible dream, says CSR chief

10/31/2014

  • GreenBiz.com

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Apple's employees like a challenge, so Lisa Jackson, the former Environmental Protection Agency chief who now heads the tech giant's CSR efforts, likes to tell them that her ideas for the company are … Read More

Wind Energy SmartBrief

The latest wind energy news and information

Wind Energy SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Wind Energy Association

Gamesa to supply turbines for 2 Greek wind farms

10/31/2014

  • WindpowerMonthly.com (U.K.) (free content)

Gamesa will supply wind turbines for the 40-megawatt Ptoon and 42-MW Maristi wind farms in central Greece. The projects, developed by a Greek subsidiary of EREN, will use Gamesa's G87 and G97 turbines… Read More

RFA SmartBrief

News on ethanol and other biofuels

RFA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Renewable Fuels Association

Green Plains CEO: Rail congestion hurting ethanol shipments

10/31/2014

  • North Platte Telegraph (Neb.)

The demand for higher blends of ethanol is not being met because of railroad congestion, according to Green Plains President and CEO Todd Becker. "The last couple of weeks or so, we are seeing a signi… Read More

A&WMA SmartBrief

Air and waste news for environmental professionals

A&WMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Air & Waste Management Association

E-waste center will help reduce pollution in Ghana town

10/29/2014

  • ScientificAmerican.com
  • Voice of America

A recycling center for electronic waste in Agbogbloshie, Ghana, should help reduce the burning of plastic that has made the town one of the world's most polluted locations. Read More

Industrial BIOtech SmartBrief

News in the industrial biotech industry

Industrial BIOtech SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Biotechnology Industry Organization

BIO's Erickson: Strong biobased industries will be good for America

10/29/2014

  • Hill, The

A recent Department of Agriculture report confirms the economic and environmental benefits of investing in the U.S. biobased products and renewable chemicals industry, writes Brent Erickson, executive… Read More