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

Resilience, in this moment

GreenBiz

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

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Verizon Climate Resilience Prize

GreenBiz

in Partnership with GreenBiz Group and the Adrienne Arsht – Rockefeller Foundation Resilience Center We envision a world where innovation helps us prepare for tomorrow’s climate. Nature-Based Solution: Solutions that leverage nature or natural systems to advance climate resilience

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

When it comes to climate resilience, gender matters

GreenBiz

Bringing a gender lens to climate resilience investments will help you to both identify and mitigate potential risks while at the same time uncover new opportunities for investment, innovation and impact

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

Grid Resiliency Q&A Compilation

CleanTech Alliance

Public Policy grid resiliency grid resiliency spotlight Itron PNNL tacoma power

How to build a flood resilient future

GreenBiz

A new book shows how we can adapt the built and natural environment to be more flood resilient in the face of climate change. Books Disaster Recovery resilience Risk & Resilience Weather GreenBiz Reads

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

How to build climate resilience into the construction industry

GreenBiz

The need for investment in more resilient buildings is clear, but many countries lack the data to properly assess these risks

Icelandic startups tackle energy resilience under extreme conditions

GreenBiz

Iceland, the land of fire and ice and ambitious clean energy goals, is a land well-suited to troubleshoot energy 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.

Renewable and Resilient Energy in Commercial Buildings

GreenBiz

But to be truly sustainable, energy solutions must be not only clean, but also resilient and affordable Commercial buildings account for 33 percent of electricity usage in the U.S. today, representing a major opportunity for decarbonization.

These best practices create hurricane-resilient solar power

GreenBiz

Resilient PV systems keep the lights on

Five lessons from AT&T’s climate resilience journey

GreenBiz

Check out five lessons from AT&T’s efforts to build resilience Sponsored: Assessing and addressing climate risk is critical for businesses.

Climate resilience and the new era of urban infrastructure

GreenBiz

The path to revitalize infrastructure as an engine of future economic growth must begin with a series of 'lighthouse projects' that prove viability

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.

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.

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

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.

Water sector must prioritise supply chain resilience

Envirotec Magazine

The importance of supply chain resilience in the water sector was the overarching message from Baroness Brown, speaking at a British Water reception held at the House of Lords this week (end of May).

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.

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.

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.

Lessons on resilience from the US military and Caribbean islands

GreenBiz

military bases in Afghanistan to The Bahamas, solar- and battery-powered microgrids have proven that they can provide a higher level of resilience, including during major disasters From U.S.

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.

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.

Building resiliency to the world’s water crisis through collective action

GreenBiz

Sponsored: Keurig Dr Pepper aspires to net positive water impact and joins the Water Resilience Coalition, bolstering existing water stewardship commitments through collective action

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.

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

Build Louisiana Back Resilient

Renewable Energy World

It’s time for Louisiana leadership to prioritize resilient solutions – solar photovoltaics paired with battery storage ( solar+storage ) paired with energy efficient housing – over continued fossil-fuel investment. Look to Resilient Power Solutions.

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.

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

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.

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 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

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.

An Innovative Approach to Resilience in Public Facilities

GreenBiz

Severe storms — and extended power outages — can happen anywhere. But instead of waiting for another disaster and grid failure, one community took action.

Why Cycling Is Critical for Resilient Cities [PODCAST]

The City Fix

Integrated Transport active mobility active transport Buenos Aires COVID-19 cycling cycling infrastructure decarbonize low carbon transport resilience road safetyMany governments and authorities started to build cycling infrastructure during the COVID-19 lockdowns.

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.