NRG Will Separate Renewable, Fossil Generation In Major Reorganization

NRG Energy announced plans Sept. 18 for a major corporate restructuring, separating its clean energy business from its traditional generation and electricity retailing subsidiary. NRG’s new “GreenCo” unit will include its rooftop solar business, electric vehicle charging initiatives, and its large-scale renewable energy developing business. Beginning in January 2016, that…

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Energy Department Announces $102 Million to Tackle Solar Challenges, Expand Access to Clean Electricity

Energy Department announces more than $102 million in new projects and available funding to support American leadership in clean energy innovation. This article was shared via RSS by the awesome folks at SunShot News read more about <a href="http://energy.gov/articles/energy-department-announces-102-million-tackle-solar-challenges-expand-access-clean"Energy Department Announces $102 Million to Tackle Solar Challenges, Expand Access to…

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Inside climate politics

The politics of climate change are often depicted as a simple battle, between environmentalists and particular industries, over government policy. That’s not wrong, but it’s only a rough sketch of the matter. Now a paper co-authored by MIT economist Christopher Knittel fills in some important details of the picture, revealing…

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