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Legislators in Montana, Colorado, Minnesota and Missouri are trying to weaken or dismantle RPS policies, creating instability in clean energy markets
Republican legislators in Montana, Colorado, Minnesota and Missouri are separately trying to weaken...
Feb 9, 2011 | Read More
The cuts were included in the last two budgets submitted to Congress, but were never implemented. Will GOP budget hawks now get on board?
WASHINGTON—Lately, President Obama seems to be suffering from a case of laryngitis on the topic of...
Jan 14, 2011 | Read More
Democrats in the Legislature have introduced a bill to mandate a Renewable Portfolio Stamdard of 33 percent by 2020
For California, indisputably the nation’s leader on climate policies, 2011 is likely to be a year...
Jan 3, 2011 | Read More
As China vaults ahead on clean energy, "need for a renewable energy standard has reached a critical stage," advocates say
Congress must pass a national renewable electricity standard (RES) this fall to stop the dramatic...
Sep 16, 2010 | Read More
New solutions using flywheels and lithium-ion batteries land $60 million in loan guarantees to get more renewables on the grid
By Sara Stroud Managing electrical grids is a delicate balancing act. Behind the scenes, grid...
Aug 13, 2010 | Read More
After Congress pilfers another $1.5 billion from DOE loan program, fed-up industry groups express outrage and concern
WASHINGTON—Forgive the renewable energy industry if it's experiencing what baseball's New York...
Aug 12, 2010 | Read More
Fearing loss of jobs, renewable energy industry says delay is "beyond comprehension"
Federal law that would require utilities to generate a portion of their power from renewable...
Jul 23, 2010 | Read More
Clean energy bills and a coming renewable portfolio standard may shake up the state's energy picture
In the six weeks since the Deepwater Horizon oil rig blew up and began spilling untold amounts of...
Jun 2, 2010 | Read More
Salazar Approves Cape Wind; Jackson, Chu Discuss Low-Carbon Power, Fuel
The oil crises of the 1970s sent the U.S. scrambling for home-grown energy and innovative...
Apr 28, 2010 | Read More
In spite of the popularity of the idea of market-driven innovation, one of the most effective...
Apr 15, 2010 | Read More