30. June 2017 · Comments Off on US mayors mull plan for cities to use only renewable energy · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Mayors meeting in Florida are considering an ambitious commitment to have U.S. city governments run entirely on renewable sources such as wind and solar in two decades. Leaders from more than 250 cities gathered at the U.S. Conference of Mayors in Miami Beach are voting Monday on a resolution to reach the 100 percent clean energy goal by 2035.

Source: US mayors mull plan for cities to use only renewable energy | The Seattle Times

09. May 2016 · Comments Off on WattTime Partners With Energate to Launch Green Smart Thermostat Solution to Automatically Power Homes on Clean Energy · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Every time the heat or air conditioning cycles on inside your home or office there’s a good chance the electricity powering it is coming from a dirty power plant, which contributes to mercury and carbon dioxide pollution, harming the environment. What if there was a way to select the power plant your energy comes from, so your house could run on green, clean energy? Today, that’s finally a reality.

WattTime, the nonprofit creating technology that makes using clean energy as simple as tapping your smartphone, is announcing a closed beta pilot in partnership with Energate, creator of the H?lH?m smart thermostat, as a critical first step in its mission to give any thermostat the ability to selectively use clean energy.

Source: WattTime Partners With Energate to Launch Green Smart Thermostat Solution to Automatically Power Homes on Clean Energy

02. May 2016 · Comments Off on WattTime Launches New Smart Thermostat Solution To Fight Climate Change · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Environmental non-profit WattTime has launched a new smart thermostat solution that will allow consumers to selectively use clean energy. WattTime, “the nonprofit creating technology that makes using clean energy as simple as tapping your smartphone,” revealed today that it is starting a closed beta program in partnership with Energate, creator of the the H?lH?m smart thermostat. Specifically, a $600,000 grant from The Great Lakes Protection Fund will allow WattTime to integrate its software directly into

Source: WattTime Launches New Smart Thermostat Solution To Fight Climate Change

23. March 2016 · Comments Off on Small Business Vouchers pilot a pathway to a clean energy economy · Categories: News · Tags: , , ,

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has selected 33 small businesses to work directly with DOE national labs to accelerate the transformation to a clean energy economy. The selected businesses will be given access to world-class laboratory resources to help move these innovative ideas and technologies closer to the marketplace.

Source: Small Business Vouchers pilot a pathway to a clean energy economy – SmartGridNews

21. January 2016 · Comments Off on Top 5: Wind led clean energy progress in 2015 · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) has announced that wind led the clean energy sector in terms of progress in 2015. “This American success story is not only helping us build a better world for our children, it’s also helping consumers save money,” said Tom Kiernan, CEO of the American Wind Energy Association. “Wind energy’s continuing growth is something that should make all Americans proud.”

Source: Top 5: Wind led clean energy progress in 2015 – SmartGridNews