New Report Highlights Atlantic Coast as Ideal Home Base for U.S. Offshore Wind Industry

A new report argues that the United States can enact a long-term strategy to achieve climate stability, economic prosperity, and energy security by using the unique assets of each region of the country and choosing smart places for investment in multiple forms of energy and fuel.

Bond Financing for Offshore Wind: A Smart Strategy for State Governments

Offshore wind projects have the potential to provide enormous economic and energy benefits, but their initial high capital costs are frequently cited by opponents as a reason to not pursue them.

Report: “Aggregated Procurement” Could Reduce Costs of Offshore Wind Energy

A new analysis shows that “aggregated procurement”—or purchases of large amounts of offshore wind energy by a buyers network—could substantially lower its costs.

New National Partnership Explores State Bond Finance to Scale Up Clean Energy Investment

Clean Energy Group and the Council of Development Finance Agencies announced today the creation of the Clean Energy + Bond Finance Initiative (CE+BFI), a new partnership to advance clean energy through the power of bond financing institutions.

New Massachusetts Report Identifies Renewable Thermal Opportunities

For many types of renewable technologies and fuels, producing thermal energy is much more efficient than producing electricity. Yet the vast majority of state Renewable Portfolio Standards address renewable thermal technologies minimally, if at all.

Clean-Energy Finance to Beat Beltway Blues

As the country looks for new sources of clean energy finance while Congress remains paralyzed, we might have missed the most obvious funders that have been right under our noses for years.

MassINC Report Shines Light on Massachusetts's Strong Climate Change Mitigation Efforts

New report written in partnership with CESA recommends key actions to ensure future emissions reduction targets are met.

Long Island Solar Farm – How Public/Private/Federal Partnerships Can Make Big Things Happen

In early 2012, the Long Island Solar Farm, located in Upton, NY on Long Island, was given the Renewable Energy World’s “Excellence in Renewable Energy - Reader’s Choice Award.”

New CESA Report - "Designing the Right RPS"

The renewable portfolio standard (RPS) has become the most important policy mechanism for advancing renewable energy in the United States.

Manhattan Institute Flunks Energy Policy 101

Last week, the Manhattan Institute issued a report that pretends to be a serious analysis of the impact of renewable energy on electricity prices.