renewable energy

Austin mayor turns to data to help meet clean energy commitments


The Texas city is investing heavily in green energy sources and technologies in the wake of the Trump administration's decision to back out of the Paris climate agreement.

Snubbing Trump's Paris climate accord withdrawal, California proposes to price out polluters


A new bill out of California could counteract federal policy and generate massive clean energy research funding as the state looks to position itself as a national leader.

Portland looks to analytics, clean transit to meet 2050 renewable energy goal


Officials in Portland and Multnomah County, Oregon, say data, partnerships and political willpower can help them hit their goal of operating on fully renewable energy by 2050.

Best states for clean energy: Iowa, Illinois, New Jersey top industry survey


A new 50-state study reveals level of accessibility for private-sector clean energy purchases in states around the nation.