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Costa Rica hits 75 days powered entirely by renewable energy

Heavy rainfall has allowed the Central American country of Costa Rica to be powered almost entirely by its hydroelectric plants.

By 25 March 2015


Apple's new hire focuses on renewable energy

Bobby Hollis, a former vice president for renewable energy at NV Energy, is now senior renewable-energy manager at Apple.

By 2 May 2014


Greenpeace protests Twitter, asks for 'commitment' to renewable energy

Outside Twitter's corporate headquarters in San Francisco, Greenpeace makes its plea for the social media company to "Make our tweets green."

By 10 April 2014


Apple hits 75 percent renewable energy across the board

The tech giant says three-quarters of its energy needs are now renewable, with some facilities now at 100 percent.

By 22 March 2013


Renewable energy stages a comeback (images)

Take a tour of people's efforts to harness the water, wind, land, and sun in the past and the present, and get a peek at ideas to displace fossil fuels in the future.

25 Images By 5 March 2012


OnStar to help Volt drivers choose renewable energy

Even if they haven't installed a solar array in their backyard, Volt drivers could choose to recharge their plug-in hybrid with renewable energy.

By 24 January 2012


Indian Country welcomes renewable energy

A proposed federal rule change could help American Indian tribes to develop wind, solar, and geothermal power on their reservations.

By 5 December 2011


Renewable energy on Indian land (photos)

The Jemez in New Mexico and Southern Utes in Colorado are among Native American tribes seeking to develop renewable energy on their reservations.

6 Images By 5 December 2011


The West wrangles with renewable energy

The San Luis Valley is rich in solar resources and needs tax revenue, but like other communities, it's moving cautiously in allowing large-scale solar power.

By 28 November 2011


Bringing renewable energy home in Navajo country (photos)

At the rural Navajo Indian reservation in New Mexico, the local utility is renting out solar and wind generators to residents, an easier and less expensive way to bring electricity service to homes.

7 Images By 17 November 2011