Bringing Solar Power to the People

Credit to Author: RMI| Date: Fri, 12 May 2023 13:32:49 +0000

By addressing equity issues, RMI’s Solarize cohorts have made rooftop solar and lower electricity bills available to more people around the country. Shaketia Simpson loved the idea of powering her house with solar energy, but always thought of it as a future project because it was too expensive. Simpson, an operating director at Discovery Montessori […]

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Women Working For A Clean, Sustainable Future

Credit to Author: RMI| Date: Sat, 04 Mar 2023 05:30:57 +0000

As Women’s History Month kicks off, meet some of the RMI women who are working for a clean, sustainable future. RMI is made up of more than 600 passionate, committed, climate change experts — 57 percent of whom identify as female. March is Women’s History Month, when we celebrate women’s contributions to society. Meet some […]

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What’s A Virtual Power Plant?

Credit to Author: RMI| Date: Thu, 26 Jan 2023 13:00:27 +0000

Sonnen virtual power plantVirtual power plants may be our most important and most overlooked domestic energy resource. Last summer, California’s record-breaking, grid-straining heat wave forced the state government to send text messages asking residents for emergency, voluntary energy conservation. And it worked. Energy demand dropped; blackouts were avoided. California’s successful response illustrates how devices in our homes and […]

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The Time is Ripe for Communities to Embrace Clean Energy on Brownfields

Credit to Author: RMI| Date: Fri, 30 Sep 2022 14:57:39 +0000

New federal incentives can help communities repurpose brownfields into brightfields, high-value sites that support a more equitable, clean energy economy. To speed this transition across America, RMI is co-launching the first ever Brightfields Accelerator. The industrial revolution fundamentally reshaped America’s economy but left behind a legacy of brownfields — land that is potentially contaminated, and often neglected […]

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Up to 3 GW of Offshore Wind Power Being Explored in the Philippines

Credit to Author: RMI| Date: Wed, 24 Aug 2022 03:47:49 +0000

Aboitiz Power Corporation, in partnership with Climate Capital Management and RMI, to explore offshore wind energy potential in the Philippines with support from USTDA. Manila, Philippines — August 18th, 2022, Aboitiz Power Corporation, a key player in the Philippines energy industry, in partnership with Climate Capital Management and RMI, have launched a feasibility study to […]

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