Author: Sierra Club

Zipping Through Orlando Via Electric Car

Are you among the 56 million people planning a business trip or vacation to Orlando, Florida in the next year? Need a car for your trip? If so, I encourage you to rent an electric vehicle (EV) through Drive Electric… Read More
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10 Top Clean Energy Stories For 2013

#1) WIND SAVES CUSTOMERS MONEY IN OKLAHOMA Wind prices have fallen so much this year that utilities are now investing in it because wind power saves consumers money. Earlier this year, as a result of a settlement with the Sierra… Read More

Bringing Solar Powered Light To Africa

Africa is beginning to see a new light. A solar-powered light that is. Currently 598 million Africans live off the grid in rural Africa. Many of them still use kerosene lamps to light their homes, a practice that can consume… Read More
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Are Electric Cars A Solution For India’s Future?

As India reels from a perfect storm of increasing fossil fuel import bills, capital outflows, and a stagnating economic environment, attention to its current account deficit (CAD) has grown exponentially. I’ve written on the threat coal imports pose to energy… Read More
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Kentucky Slowly Embraces Clean Energy

After plans moved forward to retire the coal-fired generators at the Big Sandy Power Plant outside Louisa, Kentucky, the question remained, what does it mean for the energy future of eastern Kentucky? The answer came to light last week when… Read More