November 02, 2016 Categories: California Clean Energy Climate Change Fossil Fuels Low-Carbon Fuel

How Electric School Buses Can Drive to a Cleaner, Safer Future

by Aaron Burgess

The yellow school bus is an ubiquitous sight across America. Nearly 500,000 of these predominantly diesel-powered vehicles shuttle kids to and from school 180 days of the year.

October 20, 2016 Categories: California Clean Energy Climate Change Fossil Fuels Low-Carbon Fuel

10 Years of California’s AB 32 Climate Law: Lower Carbon, Higher Growth

by Colin Murphy

Arnold Schwarzenegger’s term as Governor of California was certainly memorable, not just for the blunt bravado of his speeches, but also for a keen understanding that climate change…

October 04, 2016 Categories: California Clean Energy

A Climate-Smart Infrastructure Upgrade for America

by Dan Lashof

Against all odds, the hot topic in Washington, DC this Fall is…infrastructure. That’s because there is a growing consensus that, as a…

September 22, 2016 Categories: Clean Energy

A Two for One Deal on Climate

by Comms Team

How an amendment to the Montreal Protocol and energy efficiency can put the brakes on global warming Today there is added momentum toward what would be the single…

September 01, 2016 Categories: California Clean Energy Climate Change

Lessons in Climate Politics From California’s Big Win on SB 32 and AB 197

by Colin Murphy

It’s not every day when politics pleasantly surprises you. California’s Legislature has been locked in a struggle over the future of the state’s climate policy for the last…

April 25, 2016 Categories: California Clean Energy Climate Change Low-Carbon Fuel

Ducking solar integration challenges with workplace charging

by Aaron Burgess

It would have been hard to miss the hype around the unveiling of the Tesla Model 3. Not that we wanted to miss it – finally, consumers will…

April 01, 2016 Categories: Clean Energy

The Energy Storage Device American Homes Already Have

by Dan Lashof

After decades of being considered “alternative” energy fit for hippie communes and maybe a few crazy utilities in California, wind and solar power are now booming, mainstream businesses…

February 08, 2016 Categories: Clean Energy

The $12.1 Trillion Dollar Question

by Dan Lashof

Back in 2010, Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF) boldly projected that the $90 billion invested in renewable energy in the prior year would grow to a whopping $150 billion…

December 22, 2015 Categories: Clean Energy Climate Change

Have We Turned the Corner on Climate Change?

by Dan Lashof

Formal negotiations leading to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) began in February 1991 at the Westfields Conference Center in a Northern Virginia suburb of Washington, D.C.