Injection well head. Joshua Doubek. CC-BY-3.0, Wikimedia Commons.
“The Shale Gas Revolution has frankly been an unmitigated disaster.” – Steve Schlotterbeck
An article at OilPrice.com (http://bit.ly/OP-fracking-quote) quoted Steve Schlotterbeck, former chief executive of EQT, a shale gas giant, saying at a petrochemicals conference in Pittsburgh,“The shale gas revolution has frankly […]
The Vermont Public Service Department (PSD) is pleased to announce the release of the 2019 Vermont Clean Energy Industry Report, the sixth annual effort in the state to describe the status and characteristics of Vermont’s clean energy industry.
Commenting on the report Commissioner June Tierney said, “With the highest clean energy employment per capita in […]
Ecological Sustainability as the New Gold For Ecological Transformation
The challenge in building an ecological civilization from industrial business and pillage-as-usual is not technical or legal, but financial. To save ourselves from ecological catastrophe, our economic and financial system must value and embrace sustainability and devalue pollution, depletion and […]
ORPC, based in Portland, Maine, develops generating technology based on moving water. This RivGen power system now provides power to a village in Alaska. Credit Ocean Renewable Power Company.
Here at Green Energy Times, we see an impressive amount of real news. It leads us inescapably to an […]
Todd Walker, Greenvest
With all the talk of divestment in the air, many investors are looking to rid themselves of investments in fossil fuel companies – or other socially offensive firms – and switch to greener companies such as clean energy.
But before you sell everything at once to […]
Last year, over half the solar panels installed in the world were put into Chines solar projects according to Bloomberg New Energy Finance. A Chinese investment of $132.6 billion in renewable energy put over 53 gigawatts of solar capacity online in the country. By comparison, the United States renewable energy investment was $56.9 […]
Image: Chess, from sintetia.com
Strategic energy management (SEM) programs are expanding beyond the industrial sector to commercial and institutional customers. These programs and data management technologies are two of the biggest opportunities to reduce energy use at large facilities. Not only do they save energy and decrease carbon emissions, they also help […]
Building a Sustainable, Responsible Twenty-First Century Economy
How Your Company Can Join the Movement of Using Business as a Force for Good
In order to transition to a more sustainable society, it is imperative for our economy to evolve. Even the best-intentioned of government regulations cannot force this change to occur, […]
At WeWork’s co-working office facilities, you will find foosball and pool tables, but you won’t find any red meat, pork or poultry as the company tries to reduce its environmental impact. Credit: Yusuke Kawasaki, FlickrCC.
Roddy Scheer and Doug Moss (EarthTalk®)
Many companies “talk the talk” when it comes to going green […]
Back Pocket – Image:Wikimedia.org
By Jessie Haas
Levi’s is cutting carbon emissions, with a goal of using 100% renewable energy in its own facilities by 2025. They plan to cut emissions in those facilities by 90%, compared to 2016 figures, and to cut emissions in their supply chain by 40%.