New RMI Report Describes Scenarios for Rapid Transitions in Energy, Agriculture, and Land Use to Limit Global Temperature Rise to Well Below 2C°—August 16, 2017
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Subsidizing Unprofitable Nuclear Plants Not Solution for Grid Reliability, Security, and Carbon Emissions—July 20, 2017
Seattle-Tacoma International Airport moves a step closer to funding aviation biofuels—July 19. 2017
Amory Lovins Debunks the Myth of "Fuel on Hand" for Electricity Grid—July 18, 2017
Rocky Mountain Institute Report Offers Framework for Effective Pilots and Demonstration Projects for the Electricity Industry—June 28. 2017
WattTime Joins Rocky Mountain Institute to Change the Way Carbon is Measured—June 27, 2017
Top U.S. Fleets, Including PepsiCo's Frito-Lay Division and US Xpress, Sign On to Run on Less—June 21, 2017
Renewable Energy Buyers Alliance Takes 2017 C.K. Prahalad Award for Global Business Sustainability Leadership—June 21, 2017
Rocky Mountain Institute Launches New Electricity Market Analysis Platform for Renewable Energy—June 15, 2017
Rocky Mountain Institute Announces Project Teams for Forge 2017 Convening Event—June 13, 2017
WEB Aruba N.V.’s ‘Sunrise Solar Park’ gets a ‘green light’ for initiation—May 25, 2017
NITI Aayog and Rocky Mountain Institute Identify Pathways To Transform India’s Mobility System—May 12, 2017
Energy companies join forces with Rocky Mountain Institute and Grid Singularity to launch global blockchain initiative for energy—May 8, 2017
“Lumens as a Service” Can Unlock a $63 Billion Opportunity in the Commercial Building Sector—May 4, 2017
Mayreau Microgrid Project Accepting Bids—2017
RMI Announces Project Teams for 2017 Accelerator Event–April 18, 2017
REBA Summit to Gather Corporate Leaders at VERGE 17–April 13, 2017
RMI and EVgo Report Reveals Utility Rate Structures to Support Fast Charging Growth–April 11, 2017
Run On Less—Roadshow to Showcase Fuel Efficiency in Long-Haul Trucking–April 6, 2017
Up to $400 Billion of Shipping Debt Represents Unassessed Climate-Risk Exposure at Major Investment Banks–February 26, 2017
Trucking Efficiency Publishes Confidence Report on Variable Engine-Driven Accessories–February 24, 2017
Free Operational Efficiency Tool Launched on ShippingEfficiency.org–November 30, 2016
Better Energy Will Lead to Greater Prosperity: The Energy Transitions Commission Makes Its Case
RMI CEO Jules Kortenhorst discusses a new report by the Energy Transitions Commission, Better Energy, Greater Prosperity, that describes how it is possible to transition to an energy future that delivers both economic prosperity and a world well below a two-degree temperature rise.
Energy Within Reach: Growing the Minigrid Market in sub-Saharan Africa
Minigrids can be the least-cost option for electricity access for millions of people who lack access to reliable electricity, however market penetration remains low. A concerted effort by private, public, and development sectors can unlock the potential of minigrids.
Driving Integration: Regulatory Responses to Electric Vehicle Growth
New sources of concentrated load growth from electric vehicles can pose challenges to the distribution system and to electricity customers —affecting grid reliability and increasing electricity costs—but they can also provide considerable benefits.
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May 31, 2017
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April 6, 2017