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  • New Jersey Solar Installer Reaches Milestone

    New Jersey as a leader in solar power? Yep… and one small company’s success story shows just how well the Garden State is doing in terms of leveraging its renewable energy resources. More

  • Solar PV Breaks Records in 2010

    Solar photovoltaic (PV) companies manufactured a record 24,000 megawatts of PV cells worldwide in 2010, more than doubling their 2009 output. More

  • Gym Credit for Gardening (PPB #34)

    I don’t know about you, but I got physical education credit in school for showing up, dressing out, getting picked near last for the team, and then getting my butt kicked in whatever sport we were playing. Perhaps that teaches some brand of character… but I would’ve loved what New Jersey’s Princeton Public High School […] More

  • Earth Policy Institute: New Energy Economy Emerging in the United States

    By Lester R. Brown As fossil fuel prices rise, as oil insecurity deepens, and as concerns about climate change cast a shadow over the future of coal, a new energy economy is emerging in the United States. The old energy economy, fueled by oil, coal, and natural gas, is being replaced by one powered by […] More