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The Sustainability Puzzle

Energy Efficiency, Resource Productivity, Sustainable Homes, and Green Businesses - how does this all fit together?

Solar Marches On

Krugman’s endorsement of solar energy is even more compelling when renewables such as solar are juxtaposed with fossil fuel-based electricity. Under our current system, the cost of electricity to consumers, businesses and society at large is intrinsically linked to the price of fuel.

Debate: Powering the Future vs. Propping up the Past

The long history of government subsidies and other forms of support provided to the nuclear, coal, oil, and natural gas has aided those now mature industries in reaching their current shares in electricity production. It's time to level the playing field.