|Long Island Solar Farm – How Public/Private/Federal Partnerships Can Make Big Things Happen
April 2, 2012 by Maria Blais Costello
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.”
|Michigan Renewables Cheaper than Coal: Another State Success Story
February 23, 2012 by Lewis Milford
Once again, the bad news on clean energy coming out of Washington is matched by the good news showing the success of a state clean energy program.
|Funding Growth: State Clean Energy Funds Can Help Invent the Future
January 12, 2012 by Lewis Milford
These are tough times for the dream of clean energy and green jobs.
|Clean Energy Scale Up: Do It Like We Did Bridges and Roads
December 5, 2011 by Lewis Milford
How can the world finance a massive scale up of clean energy technologies?
|Energy Innovation – All the Angles
November 11, 2011 by Lewis Milford
On November 17th, several groups hosted an important conference on energy innovation in Washington, DC.
|Solyndra, Solar Panels and Supersonic Planes: What’s the Difference if One Fails?
September 6, 2011 by Lewis Milford
Recently, the US government lost a few hundred million dollars on a new investment in a failed technology. But no one seemed to notice.
|Group Buying the New Thing in Residential Solar – and Beyond?
August 17, 2011 by Anne Margolis
Last year, CESA gave Energy Trust of Oregon a 2010 State Leadership in Clean Energy (or SLICE) Award for its Solarize Portland program.
|Offshore Wind and Economic Development: How Utility Law Could Help
July 18, 2011 by Lewis Milford
It is hard to imagine a new angle on the beleaguered Cape Wind project. Everything from its rich opponents, to the Kennedys, to the local Indian tribes has been the subject of endless news stories.
|Lighting Africa: A model that should be replicated in other clean energy technologies
July 11, 2011 by Jessica Morey, Lewis Milford
Lighting Africa, a joint International Finance Corporation-World Bank initiative, is demonstrating the successful application of new innovation systems approaches to one of the most persistent energy access issues in the developing world: off-grid lighting.
|ARPA-E Needs Customers for its Clean Energy Breakthroughs
June 7, 2011 by Lewis Milford
The Administration rightly has asked for increased funding for the DOE venture like funding of ARPA-E- though the House budget decreases ARPA-E funding.