Sustainability News & Insights

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August 9, 2013

You can’t spell “conservative” without “conserve”

Concern for the environment doesn’t necessarily follow party lines. We often associate sustainability with strong liberal or Democratic...

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August 8, 2013

Empower consumers to replace windows and install extra insulation

Marketing of proactive improvements should be directed to both consumers and contractors.

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July 23, 2013

Why utilities need to get on board with big retailers and their solar installations

Walgreens announced about a month ago that it would expand its solar energy installations to 350 stores, up from 200. Walmart, Costco, Ikea...

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July 16, 2013

The tricky conundrum of responding to anti-wind NIMBY groups

Pushback on wind projects sometimes comes from the environmentally minded.

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June 18, 2013

Fossil duels: How utilities can respond to activist groups

Faced with challenges from increasingly strident environmental organizations, utilities must choose a course of action.

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March 20, 2013

Electric Vehicles in the U.S. – Why aren’t we there yet?

I just finished a 1,700-mile road trip from Tennessee to Texas and back. I rented a Nissan Altima and was pleasantly surprised that I was...