Jimmy Carter's solar farm now powers more than half of his hometown
February 24, 2020, 3:10 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
The 1.3-megawatt array covers about 10 acres in Plains, Georgia.
Almost half of Denmark's electricity in 2019 came from wind power
January 3, 2020, 11:19 a.m. by Starre Vartan
The country aims to source 100% of its power from renewable sources by 2030.
Rural community that lost two coal mines is now teaching kids to install solar panels
December 19, 2019, 3:45 p.m. by Russell McLendon
A program in Colorado's Delta County aims to ensure a brighter future for the next generation.
6 ways to protect bats and birds from wind turbines
October 22, 2019, 11:17 a.m. by Russell McLendon
Wind turbines can kill birds and bats, but they don't have to. Here are a few ways to help them coexist.
Solar panels pair surprisingly well with tomatoes, peppers and pollinators
September 30, 2019, 4:10 p.m. by Russell McLendon
In 'agrivoltaics,' crops and solar panels not only share land and sunlight, but also make each other more efficient.
In a first, renewables generated more electricity in the U.S. than coal for a month
June 26, 2019, 10:33 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Wind, solar and hydro are putting pressure on coal.
Renewable energy is quickly becoming cheaper than fossil fuels, report finds
May 31, 2019, 8:25 a.m. by Russell McLendon
By 2020, onshore wind and solar power are expected to be cheaper sources of new electricity than any fossil fuel.
Washington, D.C., to run entirely on renewable energy by 2032
December 20, 2018, 8:41 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Lawmakers fast-track legislation that fast-tracks the capital's bold clean energy goals.