Installing Energy Storage Batteries
Tips for getting a permit to install energy storage batteries in NY buildings
Tips for getting a permit to install energy storage batteries in NY buildings
How to decide between solar roof tiles + panels
Couldn't make it to Sundance? catch the review of Al Gore's latest climate documentary
When it comes to a state bill blocking NYC's nickel fee on plastic bags, Crains' says Albany should "bag it"
The proposal to toll East River bridges gets a boost from a new poll
"Organized retreat" enters the discussion about climate adaption strategies
Real estate relocation deciders cite smart infrastructure + investments as a driver
The 2030 District movement moves cities toward high performance + carbon neutrality, neighborhood by neighborhood
The world's biggest oil producer, Saudi Aramco, said to consider multi-billion dollar renewable deals
The storage battery revolution starts now on the California grid
Founder of the energy efficiency movement, physicist Arthur Rosenfeld dies at 90
If you know where to look you will see how climate change is affecting NY's plants + animals
Swedish retail giant Ikea buys its second wind farm in Canada
Google plugs into South America's largest solar power
"A thermometer isn't democrat or republican. It won't give you a different number depending on how you vote" Katharine Hayhoe
Asset manager, State Street Bank, asks corporate boards to disclose more information on what's being done to protect their businesses from climate change impacts
Get to know the Information Quality Act, it requires that information posted on government websites like the EPA's must be accurate + unbiased
What could Trump do to upend environmental protections + how long would it take?
Using NYC building benchmarking data, how do Trump properties stack up?
While Turkey now has 833 MW of solar power, much of it is unlicensed
For the first time in millions of years the atmospheric concentration of CO2 breaches a critical threshold -- here's why it matters
While wind + solar power have become the cheapest electric energy sources, most politics + regulations have yet to adjust accordingly
It's not just climate scientists who are alarmed by DT administration moves
Why 21th century meteorologists have different responsibilities than 20th century weather people
A new residential tower near the East River is designed to keep the lights on + refrigerators humming even when the water rises
The Danish energy minister is coming to the US to meet with state officials about wind power opportuntiies
Determining how close the planet is to crossing a climate-changing increase in temperature depends on where measurements start
How arguments about nuclear weapons shaped the climate change debate
Is sustainability here to stay for luxury fashion labels?
Explaining public facts, why they're so important + the role of the scientific method in establishing them
Audrey Zibelman, the power driving NY's bold REV energy policy, steps down from the Public Service Commission + heads for Australia
Power grid modernization + urban transportation upgrades are part of a $1T infrastructure proposal drafted by Senate Democrats
What happened to Australian states' energy policies when confronted with a fossil fuel-friendly federal government?
The EPA transition team is dominated by men from the fossil fuel industry
2 driverless, electric-powered minibuses being piloted on the streets of Paris
Calculating the winners + losers of higher US tariffs on Chinese solar panels is complicated
The Australian government flirts with axing its renewable energy target, if the US exits the Paris climate accord
The freeze on federal rule-making puts the fate of near-final standards for reducing energy use, while cutting both consumer bills + GHGs at risk
Why are NY community solar activists challenging a Public Service Commission proposal?
Industry leaders urge the Scottish government to decarbonize the energy system
Regarding climate action, the Mayor of Paris writes, "If we cannot rely on the leadership of nations in these crucial four years, then mayors, chief executives, scientists, entrepreneurs + citizens will bear the burden instead. The consequences of failure are too dire and the opportunities for us to succeed are simply too great."
Don't let the DT administration disrupt the climate action campaign, urges Bill McKibben
Obama's environmental legacy will benefit New Yorkers for year to come
Nothing ever vanishes from the web, including President Obama's homepage
Track federal climate deregulation starting January 20, 2016
What federal climate + energy policies top Trump's roll-back list?
There's a revolution happening in what electric power utilities + consumers can be doing, let's discuss it
Keep the US in the Fossil Fuel Age is the new Administration's climate mission
The historic record preserved in a Bronx marsh carries a dire warning for NYC about rising sea level disruptions ahead
Is carbon capture the killer app for slowing down climate disruption?
Here's how job growth in renewable energy can trump GOP political ideology
Nominated to run the EPA, Scott Pruitt underestimates the proven power of the agency
President Obama deposits $500 million into the UN Green Climate Fund
What explains China's surging entry into the green bond market?
Renewable energy art installation "The Blade" comes to Yorkshire's coastal city, Hull
Dive into the global warming data behind the headlines, courtesy of Berkeley Earth
Scientists urge UK leader to use her nation's 'special relationship' with the US to change Trump's anti-climate action stance
The evidence is in, 2016 was the third straight year of Earth hitting record high temperatures
Producing electricity from underground heat isn't new in California, but this proposed development would be the biggest by far + would produce high-value minerals too
Save Our Science at Senate hearings on EPA nominee Pruitt
Chinese Prime Minister Xi warns in-coming President Trump not to quit the Paris climate accord
Governor Cuomo keeps up climate + energy momentum for NY in his State-of-the-State speeches
India's 2022 solar goal of 100 gigawatts could be a goal to to beat according to the Power Minister
With a $30-50 billion target, Saudi Arabia seeks bids for a big push into renewable energy
80-year old NYCHA, the nation's largest public housing agency, releases new guidelines that mix the realistic with the aspirational
With China first on the down ramp global investments dropped in 2016 from record high of $348.5 billion in 2015 to $287.5 billion, but a closer look reveals some important gains
While ex-Exxon CEO Tillerson acknowledged there was something to climate change at his Senate confirmation hearings, as Secretary of State, what will he do about it?
The Yale Program on Climate Change Communications seeks its first digital director to develop an online strategy and grow its audience. TO APPLY: Send a cover letter and a CV/resume to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject heading “YPCCC Digital Director Position.” Members of under-represented groups are particularly encouraged to apply
What's driving the growth of wind power in the 10 biggest production states?
If nuclear war is the biggest threat to the global economy, what's the next biggest?
NYC needs more subways, a Crain's NY editorial hopes NY will learn from the Second Avenue subway to build more, better lines now
Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle + Portland, OR may pool their market power to buy 24,000 electric vehicles, what about your city?
Waste motor oil mixed with heating oil in NYC can be a health threat, even if it's not illegal
The Brooklyn Bridge Park has a free Environmental Education Center, stop by
President Obama reflects on facing the challenge of climate change + our ability to change in his farewell address
Obama makes the case for his clean energy legacy in the scholarly journal Science
How could federal preemption be used to zap progressive state + local climate friendly laws?
The US energy efficiency industry has already created 1.9 million new jobs + strong job growth projected for 2017
Cooking grease clogs NYC sewers, so converting the grease to bio-fuel is a plus, but so is a $6B sewer system upgrade
Restricting traffic + expanding pedestrian zones are being planned by Paris Mayor Hidalgo
If states, cities + businesses must become climate leaders under the incoming Administration, let's start a competition for the best
$5.4 million in energy efficiency loans for home-owners has been making Toronto more sustainable since 2014
The media's been myopic in focusing only on Secretary of State nominee Tillerson's Russian ties
21st century urban infrastructure projects can't end with the 2nd Avenue subway, here are some strategic suggestions
New technology advances will be deployed by the largest natural gas utility distributor in the northeast to detect + fix methane leaks
Here's a cyber-security threat warning the incoming administration can't afford to ignore
See what's coming at the Piers 26 + 40 make-overs in Hudson River Park
What is the AMOC + why are two new studies about its climate vulnerability important?
Just 5 days into the New Year, London hits an annual air pollution limit
in 2010, the SEC began guiding corporations to publicly disclose certain information about climate risks facing investors, what will Trump's SEC nominee, Jay Clayton, do?
If public awareness + attitudes about climate chaos matter more than ever, become a better 'storyteller' now
As unbreatheable air becomes a new seasonal normal in China, how are people coping?
Costa Rica's soaring renewable energy use for its electricity cannot hide its growing fossil fuel use for cars + trucks
Fueling the U.S. Forward is a Koch Brothers-funded tool for targeting minority groups with a pro-fossil fuel message
A thought experiment to radically rethink today's energy utility business models
Calling solar + wind power 'expensive', the Governor of Maryland lays out his environmental agenda
A guide for the perplexed about choosing the right LED lightbulbs
The good, the bad + worse of last year's climate news, on to 2017
Oysters were the pizza of 19th Century NYC, if water pollution ends in the 21st, could happen again
Don't know if the incoming POTUS thinks science policy matters, but here are some facts about how it affects the economy
John Kasich, Ohio's Republican governor, did something very good for renewable energy in the face of stiff opposition
Enough with the optimism about what state + local climate action can accomplish without federal muscle
Look for the best climate + energy news at the local + state levels now
Wake up to the latest or what US cities, large + small, are doing to raise their climate resilience
From Albany to Sacramento, expect states to pick up the climate + clean energy momentum that will be lost in Washington
Solar power's becoming the cheapest power source on the planet, expect trend to accelerate
Hawaii takes bold steps to advance energy efficiency, how about your state?
What makes India the nation where the global battle against climate disruption will be won or lost?
Limits to federal power could limit Trump's ability to stop the rising renewable energy movement, but slowing it down would a huge climate change problem