Renewable Energy & Sustainability

SmartBrief on Sustainability

News about the future of sustainable business

SmartBrief on Sustainability

Brands can't afford not to go green, experts say

7/23/2014

  • Marketing Mag (Australia)

Sustainable branding is a must-have for modern companies, experts say. Still, it's not something you can fake or add to your brand as an afterthought. "Gone are the days when brands could slap a frog … Read More

Wind Energy SmartBrief

The latest wind energy news and information

Wind Energy SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Wind Energy Association

EDF, 3 Canadian native groups agree on 350-MW wind farm deal

7/23/2014

  • ReNews.biz (U.K.)

EDF EN Canada has entered into a 20-year agreement with the native communities of Mashteuiatsh, Essipit and Pessamit involving the 350-megawatt Riviere-du-Moulin wind project in the Laurentides Wildli… Read More

RFA SmartBrief

News on ethanol and other biofuels

RFA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Renewable Fuels Association

RFA welcomes call for probe of possible efforts to stifle biofuel sales

7/24/2014

  • WNAX-AM (Yankton, S.D.)
  • Star Tribune (Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minn.)

The Renewable Fuels Association welcomes the call by Sens. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., and Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, for an investigation into a report that major oil companies are using anti-competitive pr… Read More

A&WMA SmartBrief

Air and waste news for environmental professionals

A&WMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Air & Waste Management Association

EPA climate rules to undergo scrutiny at Senate panel hearing

7/22/2014

  • Hill, The

A draft rule from the Environmental Protection Agency that would require existing power plants to reduce carbon emissions by 30% will be heard by the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee toda… Read More

Industrial BIOtech SmartBrief

News in the industrial biotech industry

Industrial BIOtech SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Biotechnology Industry Organization

Canadian company lands deal to build 3 anaerobic digesters in the U.S.

7/22/2014

  • Edmonton Journal (Alberta), The

Himark Biogas, a Canada-based company, has struck a deal with NEO Energy to build three anaerobic digesters in the U.S. to turn food waste into electricity and fertilizer. The digesters will be constr… Read More