Energy News

Can Block Island Unblock US Offshore Wind Power?

Can Block Island Unblock US Offshore Wind Power?

April 29, 2015

18 miles from mainland Rhode Island, Deepwater Wind’s Block Island project is under construction. Will be the first offshore wind farm in the United States.


Solar plane set to tour the world!

Solar plane set to tour the world!

March 05, 2015

Solar Impluse 2 (a solar plane) passes new test to take a tour around the world.


New wind turbines make Eiffel Tower more beautiful.

New wind turbines make Eiffel Tower more beautiful.

March 05, 2015

Paris’ most iconic structure has become even more so breath taking as well as more eco-friendly To reduce smog problems in Paris, the city called for all municipal buildings to use renewable energy. With the new installations, they hope that others will adopt similar technologies.


How Renewable Energy Jobs Are Changing America

How Renewable Energy Jobs Are Changing America

December 16, 2014

Few industries in the U.S. are growing as fast as renewable energy. As a result, renewable energy jobs are growing rapidly in everything from manufacturing to installation to maintenance.


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Institute News

UTSA announces creation of Open Cloud Institute

UTSA announces creation of Open Cloud Institute

June 18, 2015

The University of Texas at San Antonio has announced the creation of the Open Cloud Institute.


UTSA professor helps manage San Antonio’s growth

UTSA professor helps manage San Antonio’s growth

June 04, 2015

As the city of San Antonio grows, SA Tomorrow has a plan to help guide the city of San Antonio to preserves social, economic, and environmental resources for the betterment of the city.


Sustainability study shows that women consume more energy

Sustainability study shows that women consume more energy

May 27, 2015

Studies have shown that household with more women consume about 54% more power than households with more men. “It’s not to point fingers, It’s to empower women’s participation in energy decisions.”


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