National championship dreams are renewed each offseason, but the first step in winning the title is qualifying for the College Football Playoff. Three months away from kickoff, a select group of programs are considered favorites to claiming a spot in the four-team tournament. Show More Summary
A new “Call for Innovation” — for ideas relating to energy efficiency in residential buildings — is being launched by the US Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory and industry partner CLEAResult as part of the JUMP initiative. Show More Summary
The United States is 70% on the way to achieving the country’s SunShot Initiative 2020 goals, according to analysts and researchers at the Energy Department’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory. Earlier this month, a suite of studies...Show More Summary
In an international battle stretching from Native American lands in the American West to the auction houses of Paris, two tribes on Tuesday renewed a years-long campaign to prevent the sale of sacred objects. The Acoma Pueblo NationShow More Summary
The Global Reporting Initiative and the UN Global Compact have renewed their sustainability reporting collaboration for three years with a focus on supporting the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.
On The Path To SunShot – Utility Regulatory and Business Model Reforms for Addressing the Financial Impacts of Distributed Solar on Utilities Galen Barbose, et. al., May 2016 (National Renewable Energy Laboratory) Executive Summary Net-energy...Show More Summary
The Nationals left fielder is looking more comfortable in the field, and his move to the top of the order seems to have sparked him at the plate.
Portugal runs for four days straight on renewable energy alone; Zero emission milestone reached as country is powered by just wind, solar and hydro-generated electricity for 107 hours Arthur Nelsen, 18 May 2016 (The Guardian) “…Electricity...Show More Summary
Last week, the nation of Portugal achieved something remarkable. For 107 hours—about four days—the country ran on nothing but wind, solar and hydro power. Read more...
The EPA's 2017 proposed Renewable Fuel Standard volume requirements, announced yesterday, would require refineries to blend 18.8 billion gallons of biofuels into the nation’s gasoline supply next year.
Zero emissions has been achieved in a big way in Portugal. An analysis of the country’s national energy usage figures shows that the entire country ran on nothing but solar, wind, hydro power and biofuels for over four straight days, a 107-hour run running on no fossil...
Inside New York's aggressive new community shared renewables program; 'This is the one we have been waiting for,' says the leading national shared solar developer Herman K. Trabish, July 30, 2015 (Utility Dive) click to enlarge Ea rlier...Show More Summary
This article was originally published by the Council on Foreign Relations. On April 29, 10 of the 15 U.N. Security Council members voted to renew the mandate for the United Nations Mission for the Referendum in Western Sahara (MINURSO), one day before its expiration. Show More Summary
Every season brings renewed hope for college football teams that once won a national championship but haven't hoisted the trophy recently. But in some cases, the drought has reached multiple decades and might not have a realistic end...Show More Summary
The government of Myanmar, formerly known as Burma, has implemented important reforms, but continues to pose a national security threat to the United States, President Barack Obama said in a statement renewing sanctions against the Myanmar government on Tuesday.
A total of 96 National Football League games are coming to YouTube, but there’s a catch: They have already been played. The NFL and YouTube announced a renewal of their partnership, which includes the addition of three memorable games from each of the league’s 32 teams to the NFL YouTube channel prior to the kickoff of the 2016 season. The NFL’s YouTube...
More NFL clips are coming to YouTube. The National Football League and YouTube announced Thursday a multiyear renewal of their partnership. The NFL will post three of the most memorable games for each of the 32 franchises to its official YouTube channel prior to the start of the 2016-17 season....
Scottish National Party (SNP) lawmaker Brendan O’Hara on Thursday called on the UK government to halt the planned renewal of Britain's Trident nuclear deterrent amid projected doubled costs of replacing the submarine system.
Germany had been increasingly meeting its energy demands through renewable energy sources. A few days ago its energy production through such eco-friendly sources was so high; it had to pay its people to consume the electricity. Germany hit a new high in production of electricity from renewable energy resources over the weekend. Show More Summary
Originally published on PlanetSave. A group of scientists led by the US Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and the University of Colorado-Boulder has developed a new, eco-friendly method to produce ammonia, the main ingredient of fertilizers, using light. Show More Summary