Renewable Energy

Episode 36: 2017 Solar Decathlon – Interview with DOE’s Linda Silverman


 

Published September 28, 2017

In this episode we interview Linda Silverman, DOE’s lead on the solar decathlon, about the competition coming to Denver on October 5: what to expect from this year’s competition, how it has changed throughout the years, and what happens to the solar decathlon houses.

Useful resources referenced in this episode:

DOE Page on all things Decathlon!

Construction Drawings and Documentation for past Decathlon Houses

Episode 35: The Solar Decathlon – Interview with Jeff Lyng


 

Published September 21, 2017

In this episode we interview CNEE’s own Jeff Lyng – captain of the 2005 winning team in the solar decathlon about the competition coming to Denver on October 5 and what teams go through getting ready.

Useful resources referenced in this episode:

DOE Page on all things Decathlon!

Construction Drawings and Documentation for past Decathlon Houses

Episode 32: Introducing the Clean Energy Policy Guide (e-book)


Published January 25th, 2017

The Center for the New Energy Economy has just released the first version of our Clean Energy Policy Guide for State Legislatures. In this episode, we discuss the guide with two members of our research team Jane Culkin and Chris Edmonds.

You can download the Policy Guide for free from the iTunes bookstore here.

If you don’t have a way to read an iBook from the iTunes store, you can download a pdf version with limited functionality (no videos and some of graphics and navigation capability) but with all the text and links here.

Episode 30: Summer Series Paper 4 Corporate Renewable Energy Procurement


Published December 14th, 2016

Increasingly, large fortune 500 companies are committing to meeting large renewable and climate objectives. However, this can severely impact utility planning. In this episode, we discuss the findings of a new paper published by the Center for the New Energy Economy which looks at ways in which states can manage and promote renewable procurement by large corporations.