Clean Energy Policy News

24 November 2014
Calling attention to the successful work of the Solutions Center’s Ask an Expert service, the Clean Energy Ministerial is featuring the service on its home page. Learn more.
23 November 2014
The U.S. National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has entered a partnership with R20-Regions of Climate Action (R20) that enables a collaboration between the Solutions Center (which is managed by NREL) and R20, a nonprofit organization working to help sub-national governments develop low-carbon and climate-resilient economic development projects. Learn more.
15 October 2014
The Sustainable Energy for Remote Indonesian Grids project team recently held a workshop in Jakarta to discuss renewable energy opportunities for remote grids in Indonesia. Learn more.
9 October 2014
The Super-efficient Equipment and Appliance Deployment (SEAD) initiative this week announced the winners of its Global Efficiency Medal competition for super energy-efficient electric motors. Learn more.
30 September 2014
POWERful Women – a new, professional initiative – will promote female leadership potential in the UK energy sector. Learn more.
30 September 2014
In a fact sheet recently released by the White House, the Solutions Center was highlighted as a key collaborating program supporting a new international energy partnership focused on energy efficiency accelerators. Learn more.
15 September 2014
The Clean Energy Ministerial’s SEAD Initiative and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Standards Harmonization Initiative for Energy Efficiency have announced a partnership to promote energy efficient air conditioners in the ASEAN region. Learn more.
15 September 2014
The government in British Columbia, Canada recently announced a new, first-of-its-kind procurement program to support the purchase of energy efficient LED street lighting in the province. The program will help local governments and other public sector purchasers in BC reduce energy use and save money. Learn more.
10 September 2014
The Energy Management Working Group of the Global Superior Energy Performance (GSEP) recenty published "Energy Performance Measurement and Verification", which provides guidance for professionals involved in measuring and verifying energy performance in commercial buildings and industrial facilities. Learn more.
9 September 2014
High renewable energy grid penetration tops the list of market trends that are shaping renewable energy policies globally, according to international renewable energy policy experts who recently gathered online for a discussion of renewable energy that was hosted by the Solutions Center. Learn more.