Renewable Energy & Sustainability

SmartBrief on Sustainability

News about the future of sustainable business

SmartBrief on Sustainability

Alaska, Midwest likely to weather climate change best

9/23/2014

  • New York Times (tiered subscription model), The

Alaska

People who live in Alaska and the Midwest are likely to suffer the effects of climate change substantially later than people who live in the Southwest, the Southeast and on the East Coast, researchers… Read More

Wind Energy SmartBrief

The latest wind energy news and information

Wind Energy SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Wind Energy Association

Jordan aims for 1,800 MW of wind, solar capacity by 2018

9/23/2014

  • CleanTechnica

Jordan expects to commission 1,800 megawatts of wind and solar energy capacity by 2018, according to the energy minister. The country currently has a 117-MW wind project being developed. The governmen… Read More

RFA SmartBrief

News on ethanol and other biofuels

RFA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Renewable Fuels Association

Statutory RFS blending levels would reduce fuel prices, study finds

9/23/2014

  • EthanolRFA.org/The E-Xchange blog

If ethanol blending levels continued at the rate required under the Renewable Fuel Standard, there would be no effect on E10 prices, and E85 prices would lower in the short term, according to Iowa Sta… 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