Grid Resiliency Q&A #2

CleanTech Alliance

Grid resiliency continues to be a top priority for consumers and utilities alike. From the heat wave that pushed the Pacific Northwest’s grid to the limit to California wildfires once again pushing the state closer to blackouts, grid resiliency remains a salient issue. Member News Public Policy grid grid resiliency grid resiliency spotlight Itron

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Grid Resiliency Q&A #3

CleanTech Alliance

The CleanTech Alliance is continuing to spotlight grid resiliency, as it remains a top-of-mind issue for many Americans. Member News Public Policy grid grid resiliency grid resiliency spotlight tacoma power

Grid Resiliency in the Spotlight

CleanTech Alliance

Grid resiliency has been on everyone’s mind lately. Member News Public Policy grid grid resiliency grid resiliency spotlight PNNL

Resilience, in this moment

GreenBiz

Leadership Risk & Resilience Two Steps ForwardCan we survive and thrive amid the multiple stressors coming our way?

Grid Resiliency in the Spotlight

CleanTech Alliance

Grid resiliency has been on everyone’s mind lately. Member News Public Policy grid resiliency grid resiliency spotlight interview PNNL

These best practices create hurricane-resilient solar power

GreenBiz

Resilient PV systems keep the lights on

What COVID-19 teaches us about resilience

GreenBiz

The unprecedented response to coronavirus, however, may provide the best argument for local grid resilience we’ve ever had. COVID-19 Electricity Grid Energy & Climate Power Points resilience

Resilient business strategies in a time of crisis and beyond

GreenBiz

Corporate Strategy COVID-19 Resilience Risk & ResilienceA roadmap to recovery based on sustainability principles includes applying futures thinking and embracing diverse perspectives.

Balancing resilient energy and clean energy

GreenBiz

With extreme weather becoming the norm across the United States, communities and companies are in need of clean backup power that can be deployed today.

Why Electrification is Critical for Grid Resilience

GreenBiz

Why Electrification is Critical for Grid Resilience. How do we make sure that the future of the grid is resilient and clean? Communities are increasingly facing grid blackouts, while electrification is growing.

What it will take for China to rebuild global supply chain resilience after COVID-19

GreenBiz

COVID-19 resilience Risk & Resilience Supply chain Supply ChainPeople are returning to work and their daily lives but there is a lot companies must do to resume their normal productions and respond to the economic effects of the crisis.

The rising tide of city resilience

GreenBiz

Members of the now-disbanded 100 Resilient Cities initiative are back, with a new network dedicated to championing urban initiatives meant to combat the effects of climate change. Cities On the VERGE resilience

Atlanta community resilience project seeks to become model for energy equity

GreenBiz

The Breaking Barriers initiative is developing two resilience centers in Atlanta, one on the campus of a historically Black college that will be backed by a solar-powered microgrid with battery storage

The many faces of energy resilience

GreenBiz

The many faces of energy resilience. Resilience" is a powerful word in 2020. Thinking about the idea of resilience as it relates to equity and energy systems merely as the ability to keep the lights on, however, is missing a powerful opportunity to right the scales of justice.

4 conversations we should have about energy resilience

GreenBiz

Energy & Climate Power Points resilienceThe technology is ready, but financing and overly complicated regulations are getting in the way.

Orlando's journey to accelerate sustainability and resilience

GreenBiz

Orlando's journey to accelerate sustainability and resilience. I'm also a social entrepreneur, community organizer and now director of sustainability and resilience for the city of Orlando. Resilience. Chris Castro. Thu, 03/11/2021 - 01:00.

This is what energy resilience could look like

GreenBiz

all-electric Energy & Climate Equity & Inclusion Microgrids Power Points Renewable Energy resilience Solar Energy StorageA microgrid pilot program run by Colorado cooperative Holy Cross Energy includes four all-electric homes in an affordable housing community.

How to assess candidates’ decarbonization and climate resilience plans

GreenBiz

Climate Change decarbonization Policy & Politics Policy & Politics resilienceLook for three overarching attributes, says a Nobel-winning scientist.

Lessons from Durban’s Approach to Water Resilience

The City Fix

A decade ago, the South African city of Durban was facing severe water shortages. Dam reservoirs were decreasing at alarming rates, and were 20% lower than average levels. At least one in four residents were already living in water-stressed informal settlements. Continue reading on TheCityFix.com.

How indoor ag is growing a resilient food revolution

GreenBiz

Climate Change Cities Food & Agriculture Risk & Resilience Two Steps ForwardIt's not just about growing more food and using fewer inputs. It's also about creating local, adaptive food systems that can withstand the effects of climate change.

Black farmers embrace and implement solutions for climate resiliency

GreenBiz

Agriculture Carbon Capture Carbon Removal farmers Regenerative Agriculture resilience"Our duty as earthkeepers is to call the exiled carbon back into the land and to bring the soil life home," said Larisa Jacobson, co-director of Soul Fire Farm.

Color coordinating: How urban green infrastructure can build resilience

GreenBiz

Cities Gray Water Green New Deal Infrastructure Risk & Resilience Water Efficiency & ConservationWe need to promote natural “green” infrastructure such as forests, wetlands, and urban green spaces that can reduce risks from natural disasters.

Forging a Resilient Circular Supply Chain

GreenBiz

Forging a Resilient Circular Supply Chain. Can a circular supply chain hold more resiliency than its linear counterpart? Join this session to hear from companies forging robust, resilient, circular supply chains.

For a clean, resilient grid, look to EV infrastructure

GreenBiz

For a clean, resilient grid, look to EV infrastructure. Electric vehicle charging infrastructure could provide a major benefit — boosting both clean energy and resiliency — for the power grid. Resilience. Katie Fehrenbacher. Wed, 03/24/2021 - 00:30.

How this startup uses data to facilitate resilience in the face of deep climate uncertainty

GreenBiz

A Q&A with Geospiza cofounder Sarah Tuneberg about the innovative risk assessment platform and its commitment to driving resilience for communities, enterprises and the globe. Data Data resilience Technology Risk The Sustainable MBA

Energy resilience, flexibility highlight utility industry event

GreenBiz

Here's the buzz about the energy transition from DistribuTech. Energy & Climate Microgrids Power Points Renewable Energy Energy Storage

The COVID-19 recovery requires a resilient circular economy

GreenBiz

The COVID-19 recovery requires a resilient circular economy. The call for a more resilient, circular and low-carbon economic model has garnered support from a growing number of businesses and governments over the past few years, and appears today more relevant than ever. Resilience.

Mainstreaming blue carbon to finance coastal resilience

GreenBiz

Blue carbon' markets could be a crucial pathway for increasing private investment in coastal and marine conservation projects. Carbon Policy Oceans & Fisheries Water Efficiency & Conservation

How the Produce Industry Built Resilience During Changing Times

GreenBiz

How the Produce Industry Built Resilience During Changing Times. The produce industry has long been building resiliency through sustainability strategies.

Sustainable Recovery: ESG Values and our Resilient Future

GreenBiz

Sustainable Recovery: ESG Values and our Resilient Future. The essential role of ESG principles in business model resilience.

Episode 239: Wildfires and resilience, California's car ban

GreenBiz

Episode 239: Wildfires and resilience, California's car ban. GreenBiz analyst Sarah Golden speaks with state senator Jeff Golden (her father) about the climate change influence and what's next for improving resilience. . Resilience.

Remaking the Climate-Resilient City

GreenTechMedia

The pandemic has forced just about every part of society to reckon with resilience, but for cities the question is especially urgent. So what does building better resilience into cities actually mean, and how are we performing?

3 Shifts to Advance Adaptation and Resilience in 2021

The City Fix

The COVID-19 pandemic did not break the world, but rather revealed a world already broken. COVID-19 and the climate crisis exposed the fragility of economies and societies, upending the lives of people worldwide and, in particular, harming vulnerable communities and countries already facing.

In Nairobi, Residents Redesign Public Spaces to Build Flood Resilience

The City Fix

Urban Transformations climate change flooding informal development informal settlements integrated services Kenya Kibera Kibera Public Space Project Nairobi public engagement public space resilience river flooding sanitation urban services water water risk WRI Ross Center Prize for Cities

6 Keys to Turn Coastal Resilience Plans into Action

The City Fix

Cyclone Amphan slammed into countries surrounding the Sea of Bengal this May. The storm was the second most powerful the region has seen in two decades, affecting over 12 million people in four countries. In Bangladesh, the water surged up to 4. Continue reading on TheCityFix.com.

Collaboration on Nature-Based Solutions Is Key to Resilient City Infrastructure

The City Fix

Capital City, a (hypothetical) seaside metropolis, has a growing population. However, much of its infrastructure was built 100 years ago and is straining from deferred maintenance, unable to meet the city’s future needs. To make matters worse, Capital City has. Continue reading on TheCityFix.com.

Transparency and Resilience in Fashion

CleanTech Group

Fashion Materials & Chemicals Recycling & Waste Sector Insights Supply Chain Textiles chemical recycling fashion waste resilience tracking transparencyCovid-19 has highlighted the fragility of many fashion supply chains.

Resilience after recession: 4 ways to reboot the U.S. economy

GreenBiz

It's important to choose wisely. COVID-19 Policy & Politics

Microgrids could help California improve grid resilience in face of wildfire threat

GreenBiz

Energy & Climate Microgrids Risk & Resilience VERGE 19Installations covering municipal and rural county critical facilities, especially fire stations and water districts, are an important first step.

How Stockton and California are building resilience from the ground up

GreenBiz

How Stockton and California are building resilience from the ground up. So, how is California building resilience in both its rural and urban communities? Community Resilience. Deonna Anderson. Mon, 11/02/2020 - 00:05.

Can the first US ‘chief heat officer’ build a model for future resilience?

GreenBiz

The chief heat officer’s responsibilities include education, disaster response training and infrastructure that considers extreme heat alongside other public health safety considerations

From the boardroom to Wall Street, ESG is crucial for financial resilience

GreenBiz

From the boardroom to Wall Street, ESG is crucial for financial resilience. Julia Travers. Thu, 02/18/2021 - 00:45. The ongoing shift to center ESG is driven by multiple forces.