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US Climate & Energy

EDF’s US Climate and Energy program is working with policymakers, regulators, entrepreneurs and other key stakeholders to promote market-based solutions that will accelerate the transition to a clean, low carbon energy economy.

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New Database from Pecan Street, WikiEnergy, Promises to Reveal Important Energy Insights
As our society moves deeper into the realms of big data, at times it can seem overwhelming that our actions can generate millions of data points. Therefore, what we do with that data becomes crucial in the new energy landscape, as big data promises to improve our lives by unlocking innovation. By 2015, ...
Mar 12, 2014 1:50 PM ET
Is Clean Energy Technology Booming? Five Reasons It Is.
You may have heard about the recent 60 Minutes segment ...
Mar 10, 2014 11:05 AM ET
Changing Times for Electric Utilities
Two seemingly unrelated announcements drew much attention in the electric utility industry recently. First, the Edison Electric Institute (EEI) (the trade group for the U.S. electric utility industry) and the National Resources Defense Council (NRDC) ...
Mar 6, 2014 2:35 PM ET
Austin Unveils Texas-Sized Rooftop Solar Array to Power Downtown Church
On Monday in the heart of downtown Austin, St. David’s Episcopal Church unveiled its new 146-kilowatt solar array. Covering the rooftop of an adjacent parking garage and earning the title of largest...
Mar 4, 2014 1:20 PM ET
Time for the Oil and Gas Industry to Come to the Table and Eat Their Proverbial Vegetables
Everyone knows that if you want your kids to grow up strong and healthy, they need to eat their vegetables. But as any parent knows, it’s easier said than done. That’s why in my house, there is a rule: you can’t have any dessert until you eat your vegetables. Now, of course, my kids like to argue with me and my wife about exactly how many vegetables they have to eat and whether they can...
Mar 3, 2014 4:50 PM ET