24 Mar '12, 6am

Renewable Energy in Business Schools: Apply an Investment Focus ...: Renewable Energy (RE) will likely enter bus...

Indeed, it is time for Renewable Energy to be considered outside of (electrical, mechanical and civil) engineering schools. Not only Renewable Energy deserves a place in Business Schools with specialized programs similar to what has been done with IT and Information Management, but I suggest that Renewable Energy courses and programs also needs to be developed in many other disciplines - Architecture Schools: Passive solar provides a strong foundation in the whole energy picture in the built environment. Not only do we need engineers to systematically consider energy efficiency and renewable energy in their designs, but we need architects to design buildings that will, just through the shape , envelop and choice of building material, reduce the need for both heating and cooling, with rippling effect on the regional grids. Solar Architecture is critical to allow solar ready...

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renewableenergyworld.com 21 Mar '12, 2pm

1) RE is the actionable core of sustainability . Sustainability is a hazy concept that finds increasing mention in busines...

Renewable Energy in Business Schools: Apply an ...

renewableenergyworld.com 21 Mar '12, 1pm

1) RE is the actionable core of sustainability . Sustainability is a hazy concept that finds increasing mention in busines...

2011: Where the Money Went via @reworld

2011: Where the Money Went via @reworld

renewableenergyworld.com 23 Mar '12, 3pm

The year finished strong with $511 million in VC investments in the fouth quarter spread out over 29 deals. For the year, ...

Is Education the Fuel We Need for a Renewable F...

renewableenergyworld.com 23 Mar '12, 2pm

The study took 16 billion pieces of weather data, filtered out unlikely sites for power production, and developed a princi...

Is Education the Fuel We Need for a Renewable F...

renewableenergyworld.com 23 Mar '12, 2pm

The study took 16 billion pieces of weather data, filtered out unlikely sites for power production, and developed a princi...

Wave and tidal can create 10,000 jobs, but needs significant investment #energy #renewable #wave #tidal

Wave and tidal can create 10,000 jobs, but need...

renewableenergymagazine.com 23 Mar '12, 6pm

However, “Marine Energy in the UK ” highlights the fact that the two governments have so far provided less than a third of...

How to Get Renewable Energy Grants

How to Get Renewable Energy Grants

solarfeeds.com 25 Mar '12, 2pm

Many of the federal grants for renewable energy were made available as part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act ...

Germany, Denmark’s Renewable Energy Transition Empowering Offshore Wind

Germany, Denmark’s Renewable Energy Transition ...

cleantechnica.com 23 Mar '12, 9am

Activity in Europe’s offshore wind sector continues to increase, as European government and industry continue to follow th...

#Policy needs to be 'loud, long and legal' to support renewable investment #energy #renewables #finance

#Policy needs to be 'loud, long and legal' to s...

renewableenergymagazine.com 27 Mar '12, 6pm

Most of those who gathered for the roundtable organised by Chatham House's Renewable Energy Finance Project were senior pr...

A Lesson in Solar #solarenergy #solartech

renewableenergyworld.com 26 Mar '12, 2pm

From Main Street’s perspective, this project had a lot of components that made it appealing. The company was founded on th...

Despite Europe's economic woes, hunger for #renewables project investment remains #projectfinance #energy #investment

Despite Europe's economic woes, hunger for #ren...

renewableenergymagazine.com 26 Mar '12, 12pm

The Eurozone crisis. Threats of sovereign debt default. Staggeringly high unemployment. The role back of government incent...

From Fukushima Disaster Comes Biomass Energy vi...

renewableenergyworld.com 23 Mar '12, 6pm

Strict energy conservation efforts have helped soften that blow, and Japan is still figuring out how to responsibly reopen...

The Emerging Battle for Energy Security

renewableenergyworld.com 21 Mar '12, 1pm

Leaders at the highest levels of the Pentagon are looking for new sources that will cut down on the amount of oil they nee...

UK in ‘race against time’ to meet renewable ene...

eurekamagazine.co.uk 21 Mar '12, 2pm

The UK is 'light years' behind Europe in the race to meet renewable energy targets, it has been claimed. Biomass expert Dr...