Climate Science Explains New England’s Blizzard


The Climate Science Behind New England's Historic Blizzard By Joe Romm Warming-fueled sea surface temperatures provide a boost of moisture for the forecast New England blizzard … [Read more...]

Investors Talk to the Palm: Website Makes Good on Sustainability Pledge


Big palm oil trader’s website begins to deliver on sustainability pledge By Nathanael Johnson There’s some more news from the series of successes in palm oil reform … [Read more...]

Growing uncertainty surrounding oil prices presents challenge to price forecasts.

Market expectations of oil price uncertainty have increased in recent months Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, January 2015 Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Short-Term Energy Outlook, January 2015 Note: … [Read more...]

One for the Record Books: 2014 Officially Hottest Year


 By Brian Kahn Originally Published: January 5th, 2015, … [Read more...]

Well, well, well. Value not Volume?


BP is positioning itself to help produce massive amounts of hydrocarbons. In Azerbaijan, BP Is Developing The Massive Shah Deniz Gas-Condensate Field Dec. 28, 2014 4:07 AM ET   by: Callum Turcan Courtesy of … [Read more...]

Plummeting Oil Prices Are the Latest Argument Against the Keystone XL Pipeline


by Liz Fields Courtesy of Vice News   The Keystone XL Pipeline has already run into a million problems, and the latest one might be plummeting oil prices. The six-year political battle over construction of the pipeline — … [Read more...]

NASA Computer Model Provides a New Portrait of Carbon Dioxide

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Published on Nov 17, 2014 Image Credit: NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center/B. Putman An ultra-high-resolution NASA computer model has given scientists a stunning new look … [Read more...]

The Perfect Storm for Battery Based Storage Systems


 SolarCity, Battery Storage And The Next Energy Revolution Author:  Livio Filice Summary Overview of current trends in the American solar PV residential market. Why low cost solar, unique financing … [Read more...]

MBR Bookwatch features a review of “Small Change, Big Gains: Reflections of an Energy Entrepreneur”.

Small Change Big Gains

We are pleased to announce that the November 2014 issue of the online book review magazine "MBR Bookwatch" features a review of "Small Change, Big Gains: Reflections of an Energy … [Read more...]

Power REIT: Light At The End Of The Tunnel?


  Tom Konrad, CFA, Green Economy Fund Oct. 30, 2014 1:43 PM ET It Could Have Been The First Yieldco I first became interested in Power REIT (NYSEMKT:PW) in 2012 because of the company's plans to become what would have been the … [Read more...]