#Renewable energy

  • Article: White House Wants to Slash 72% From Renewable Energy Programs
    Environment

    White House Wants to Slash 72% From Renewable Energy Programs

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 1, 2018

    In 2017, the administration’s attempts to slash these programs were thwarted by Congress. Read more

  • Article: France Vows to Close All Coal Plants by 2021
    Environment

    France Vows to Close All Coal Plants by 2021

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 25, 2018

    Renewable energy is good for the economy, Macron says. Read more

  • Article: Massive Solar Farms in Nevada Cap a Huge Year for Renewable Energy
    Environment

    Massive Solar Farms in Nevada Cap a Huge Year for Renewable Energy

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 19, 2017

    The project was done on public lands. Read more

  • Feature: Experts Say Arctic Drilling Makes Little Sense. So Why Is It Being Pushed?
    FeatureEnvironment

    Experts Say Arctic Drilling Makes Little Sense. So Why Is It Being Pushed?

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 8, 2017|Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC)

    The rush to privatize public lands by the Trump administration runs counter to widely held beliefs. Read more

  • Article: Google Is Now 100% Powered by Wind and Solar Energy
    Environment

    Google Is Now 100% Powered by Wind and Solar Energy

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 1, 2017

    They’re proving the status quo can change. Read more

  • Article: Costa Rica Has Gone 300 Days on Renewable Energy in 2017
    Environment

    Costa Rica Has Gone 300 Days on Renewable Energy in 2017

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 22, 2017

    Three features have allowed Costa Rica to become the leader in renewable energy. Read more

  • Article: What's Next for Puerto Rico's Failing Power Grid After $300M Contract Canceled
    Finance & Innovation

    What's Next for Puerto Rico's Failing Power Grid After $300M Contract Canceled

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 30, 2017

    The island has an unprecedented chance to become more resilient. Read more

  • Article: How Your Windows and Cell Phone Could Start Generating Solar Power
    Finance & Innovation

    How Your Windows and Cell Phone Could Start Generating Solar Power

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 25, 2017

    The technology works by harvesting invisible light. Read more