Monthly Archives: November 2015

24 11, 2015

The What, Why, and How of Corporate Involvement in COP21

By | 2016-03-03T10:51:42+00:00 November 24th, 2015|Corporate Renewables, Policy|

In a Nutshell: Corporate sustainability leaders are making smart business decisions in alignment with COP21 to mitigate climate impact in a way that bolsters reputation, improves operations, and manages regulatory risk. What?  In less than a week, delegates from over 190 countries will convene in Paris to commence COP21: a series of climate talks with [...]

20 11, 2015

Corporate Renewables Just Passed a Historic Threshold

By | 2017-07-17T09:24:16+00:00 November 20th, 2015|Corporate Renewables, News|

Renewable Choice partner Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) announced earlier this week that corporate acquisition of long-term renewables via power purchase agreements (PPAs) has surpassed the 2 gigawatt (GW) mark for 2015, with six weeks yet to go before the end of the year.  The announcement was made at RMI’s semi-annual gathering of the Business Renewables [...]

13 11, 2015

Strong 2015 Performance Has Wind Energy Developers Looking to the Future

By | 2016-07-12T13:58:39+00:00 November 13th, 2015|Industry Trends|

With 2015 turning out to be a record-breaking year for renewable energy generation--utility-scale renewables making up 60% of new energy capacity--we can’t help but speculate how past variability in federal support for wind energy will fare for future wind development projects. Since the finalization of the Clean Power Plan, industry analysts have juggled the possible [...]