“The nation that leads the clean energy economy will be the nation that leads the global economy.” — President Barack Obama, State of the Union address, Jan. 27, 2010.
Legislation passed in 2008 requires Massachusetts utilities that buy and distribute power to sign contracts with renewable energy suppliers. The goal is to increase clean energy sources and decrease…
President Barack Obama unveiled on February 1 a $28.4 billion budget request for DOE for fiscal year (FY) 2011, including $2.36 billion for the DOE Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE). The proposed budget aims to reduce unnecessary energy use, boost renewable energy sources, and strengthen clean energy research as the United States moves toward a clean energy economy.
WASHINGTON – February 8, 2010 – President Barack Obama today announced a series of steps his Administration is taking as part of its comprehensive strategy to enhance American energy independence while building a foundation for a new clean energy economy, and its promise of new industries and millions of jobs.
Smart control units that learn householders’ energy habits and provide immediate feedback on consumption could give home energy savings of up to 20 percent without compromising comfort.
This week, I watched President Obama speak in his clear, resounding, inspiring voice about clean energy and climate change during the State of the Union address. In that moment, I admit to feeling…
RIO DE JANEIRO – January 27, 2010 – GE (NYSE: GE) has received commitments to supply wind turbines for wind farms to be developed in Brazil that will add more than 400 megawatts of power to the country’s clean energy capacity.
HESLIN ROTHENBERG FARLEY & MESITI P.C. ANNOUNCES SHINE-ON SOLAR EDITION OF CLEAN ENERGY PATENT GROWTH INDEX
ALBANY, NY—Heslin Rothenberg Farley & Mesiti P.C. is pleased to announce the Shine-On Solar edition of the Clean Energy Patent Growth Index (CEPGI) by the firm’s Cleantech Group.
Last summer, clean energy advocates were confident that the U.S. Congress would pass a comprehensive energy and climate bill by the time the Copenhagen conference rolled around. Now, as energy issues slip further down the policy priority list in the wake of that failed meeting, advocates are left wondering if the U.S. will see any significant piece of clean energy legislation in 2010.
January 11, 2010 – President Obama announced awardees of the clean energy manufacturing tax credit in the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.