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Big Business Pushes Coal-Friendly Kentucky To Embrace Renewables
Business  (tags: sustainabledevelopment, renewable energy, corporate )

Rob
- 61 days ago - npr.org
Its part of a larger business shift. In Kentucky, General Motors, Ford, Walmart, LOreal and others also have big goals to reduce emissions.
Tell Netflix to Go Green
Business  (tags: netflix, Go Green, video service, renewable energy, environment, business, world )

Lone
- 84 days ago - environmental-action.webaction.org
Urge Netflix to go green! Tell the streaming video service you want them to power its site with clean, renewable energy sources âEUR" not coal-fired power plants that can pollute the atmosphere and harm our environment.
'The Mother of All Risks': Insurance Giants Call on G20 to Stop Bankrolling Fossil Fuels
Business  (tags: World, Economy, Climate, Fossil Fuels, Environment, Renewable Energy, COP21, G20 )

Judy
- 298 days ago - commondreams.org
Multinational firms managing $1.2tn in assets declare subsidies for coal, oil, and gas 'simply unsustainable'
Ford Becomes Latest Major Corporation to Dump ALEC
Business  (tags: Ford, ALEC, climate change, renewable energy, Koch lies, business, corporate )

Nancy
- 494 days ago - prwatch.org
Ford claims that the company "is committed to doing our share to prevent or reduce the potential for environmental, economic and social harm due to climate change."
Warming Casts Shadow Over Oil Leasing on Public Lands
Business  (tags: Greenhouse Gases, Impacts, Trends, Projections, Climate, Business, Policy, Energy, Fossil Fuels, Renewable Energy, Solutions, Landscapes, Society, United States, West )

Judy
- 648 days ago - climatecentral.org
U.S. Energy Secretary Moniz said in an August news conference that the administration wants to keep the land available for oil and gas leasing and development to bolster U.S. energy independence and reduce oil imports.
ALEC's Scary Corporate Agenda -- 7 of Their Most Anti-Democratic and Science-Denying Ideas
Business  (tags: ALEC, climate change, bees, labor, pollution, environment, renewable energy, solar power, Obamacare, minimum wage, corporations, Constitution, dark money )

Freya
- 702 days ago - alternet.org
ALEC's annual gathering revealed how right-wingers will push dangerous legislation across the country.
German Energy Giant E.ON to Focus on Renewables
Business  (tags: Germany, energy policy, green business, renewable energy, E.on )

Angelika
- 937 days ago - dw.de
Germany's largest power supplier E.ON is quitting conventional energy to focus entirely on renewables. The overhaul comes amid mounting debt and as Germany gears up to phase out nuclear energy by 2022.
ALEC Corporate Board Chair Quits
Business  (tags: ALEC, SAP quits, gun safety, voter rights, climate change, renewable energy, Steve Searle )

Nancy
- 957 days ago - prwatch.org
The corporate board chair of the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), the software company SAP America, has quit the group, telling CMD that it has made the decision to "immediately disassociate itself from ALEC" because of the group's position-
Tell the Walton Family: Stop Your Hypocritical Undercover Campaign to Destroy Rooftop Solar
Business  (tags: Wal-Mart, Walmart, petitions, solar, renewable energy, rooftop solar, smear campaigns, propaganda )

Freya
- 958 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Walmart is well-known for exploiting its workers and squeezing its suppliers. But what few know is that, in an audacious new move, the Walton family has unleashed its immense resources on a campaign attacking rooftop solar in the United States.
IKEA Becomes Largest Retail Wind Energy Investor in Canada
Business  (tags: ikea, wind energy, investor, Canada, renewable energy, business, economy, energy, environment, humans, investing, investments, money, society, technology, world )

Lone
- 1045 days ago - ikea.com
"IKEA Canada's investment in renewable energy is a win-win-win. We are able to support the transition to a low-carbon future, reduce our energy and operating costs, and pass those benefits on to our customers"
World's Largest Grid Operator Reveals Why Increased Wind Energy Means Increased Savings
Business  (tags: wind power, Energy Industry, renewable energy, SustainableDevelopment, economy, energy, investments )

Stefanie
- 1209 days ago - ecowatch.com
In the fall, PJM, the largest grid operator in the world, serving 60 million customers across 13 Mid-Atlantic and Great Lakes states, issued the preliminary results of a major wind integration study. The final results of the study were released Monday and
Noam Chomsky: Can Civilization Survive Capitalism?
Business  (tags: Noam Chomsky, capitalism, U.S. economic system, plutocracy, democracy, "really existing capitalist democracy", (RECD), renewable energy, science, education, ALEC, climate change, IPCC, tar sands, indigenous societies, "rights of nature" )

Judy
- 1571 days ago - alternet.org
Capitalism as it exists today is radically incompatible with democracy. There is "capitalism" and then there is "really existing capitalism."
The Myth of Cheap Fossil Fuels - A Roadblock for Renewable Energy
Business  (tags: energy, fossil fuels, renewable energy )

David
- 2496 days ago - renewableenergyworld.com
An article by Ralf Sigrist, Nordex USA about how traditional energy costs us dearly and is only artificially cheap.
Wind, Solar Groups Push U.S. Renewable Energy Standard
Business  (tags: solar energy, government, renewable energy, enregy development )

Alexander
- 2693 days ago - thegreeno.com
U.S. industry executives from the wind, solar, hydropower, geothermal and biomass sectors pushed on Tuesday for a federal renewable energy standard, which they said would foster growth and create jobs.
Wind: Embracing America's Fastest-Growing Form of Renewable Energy
Business  (tags: renewable energy, wind power, energy, environment, technology, turbine technology )

Lynne
- 3068 days ago - alternet.org
With rising oil costs, improvements in turbine technology and a more stable energy policy, U.S. wind energy production has doubled in two years.
 

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