Sustainability | Renewable Energy

ISEGS – A Shining Example of Concentrated Solar Power (CSP)

Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System Ivanpah Solar Electrical Generating System (ISEGS) Ivanpah Solar Electrical Generating System (ISEGS) is a 392 MW solar concentrated solar power (CSP) plant; with three separate solar power towers. CSP is a form of solar thermal power production). Ivanpah is a "hybrid solar plant", relying on both solar thermal CSP, and (a relatively small share of) natural gas backup power (gas is also used […]

Car-sharing and Ride-hailing

Sustainable Commuting |  Many ride-sharing fleets are converting to electric cars. Car-sharing (a.k.a. ride-sharing) services provide an opportunity to reduce emissions from cars, reduce congestion on roads, and provide economic savings. The environmental benefits of carsharing are increased as carsharing fleets become electric. With customers’ access to low rates on fuel and insurance, as well […]