Renewable Energy & Sustainability

SmartBrief on Sustainability

News about the future of sustainable business

SmartBrief on Sustainability

Obama officials defend climate plan

9/18/2014

  • Bloomberg

White House officials told lawmakers this week that while President Barack Obama's climate initiatives will not, in themselves, halt climate change, they nonetheless constitute an important first step… Read More

Wind Energy SmartBrief

The latest wind energy news and information

Wind Energy SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: American Wind Energy Association

Sens. Hatch, Wyden express support for energy tax incentives

9/18/2014

  • Examiner (Washington, D.C.), The

Renewing energy tax credits has gained the bipartisan support from the leadership of the Senate Finance Committee. At a hearing Wednesday, Committee Chairman Ron Wyden, D-Ore., and Ranking Member Orri… Read More

RFA SmartBrief

News on ethanol and other biofuels

RFA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Renewable Fuels Association

Court rules in favor of N.C. ethanol-blending statute

9/17/2014

  • EthanolProducer.com

A federal court has ruled in favor of North Carolina in the final point of a lawsuit filed by oil industry groups in 2008 against a statute allowing retailers to mix ethanol with gasoline. The final p… 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