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1 hr ago | Bellingham Herald

Study: Fuels from corn waste not better than gas

This Jan. 9, 2009, file photo shows equipment inside a pilot plant in Scotland, S.D., that turns corn cob into cellulosic ethanol, a precursor to a commercial-scale biorefinery planned for Emmetsburg, Iowa.


Related Topix: Global Warming, Biofuel, Alternative Energy, Energy, Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

5 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

How the Koch brothers' greenback influences green jobs, clean energy debate

Just last month, the Maine Heritage Policy Center and the Beacon Hill Institute, housed at Suffolk University in Boston, released a new study attacking Maine's efforts to promote public health and mitigate climate change through its membership in the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative - a highly successful, regional cap-and-trade program that has ... (more)


Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Energy, Suffolk University, Environment, Science, Opinion

8 hrs ago | Suria

Pakistan plans huge desert solar park to...

For years Pakistanis have sweated and cursed through summer power cuts, but now the government plans to harness the sun's ferocious heat to help tackle the country's chronic energy crisis.


Related Topix: World News, Pakistan, Asia, Solar Energy, Alternative Energy, Energy

Sat Apr 19, 2014

St. Cloud Times

East Side Glass Co. adds solar array to building's roof to reapa

East Side Glass Co. adds solar array to building's roof to reap savings on East Side Glass installed a solar array on its roof that will produce about half of the business' energy needs.


Related Topix: Solar Energy, Alternative Energy, Energy

Beverley Today

Leconfield farmer shares secrets of his success at wind power open day

Leconfield farmer Chris Lount is to host an open day aimed at helping others in the industry find out how they can cut costs and increase income by diversifying into green energy.


Related Topix: Wind Power, Alternative Energy, Energy, Agriculture, Science

This is Wiltshire

Wind power project rules must change

Green energy campaigners are celebrating after the Government inspector ordered Wiltshire Council to delete its wind farms policy from the Core Strategy.


Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Energy, Wind Power

Network World

Microsoft takes Iowa from corn to .com

Star Trek fans know that Capt. James T. Kirk will eventually be born in Iowa . So, in one respect, this state already has a notable tech reputation.


Related Topix: Iowa, Star Trek, West Des Moines, IA, Social Software, Alternative Energy, Wind Power, Energy

The Times-Tribune

McGinty has chops, but so does rest of field

Robert F. Kennedy Jr., who uses his legal degree promoting environmental protection issues, speaks to students at Scranton High School Thursday as he appeared there to support Katie McGinty's campaign for Pennsylvania governor.


Related Topix: US Governors, Tom Corbett, Alternative Energy, Energy, US Politics, Bill Clinton, US News, History in the News, Al Gore, Ed Rendell

Saturday: Information session on Senate Bill 310 and Ohio's clean energy future

Van Jones thinks "green collar" jobs could clean the United State's energy-dependent economy.


Related Topix: Ohio, Alternative Energy, Energy, Grandview Heights, OH

Sunday Herald

Island windfall from gathering of renewable energy experts

Around 220 people from around the world will go to Stornoway, on Lewis, to take part in the Environmental Interactions of Marine Renewables international conference.


Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Energy

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Marin Independent Journal

NOAA proposes major expansion of marine sanctuaries off Marin coast

Federal officials are once again floating a plan to protect additional waters off Marin and Sonoma counties with a large-scale expansion of marine sanctuary boundaries.


Related Topix: Marin County, CA, Mendocino County, CA, Alternative Energy, Energy

Norwalk Citizen News

Norwalk woman cited for clean energy financing

The White House honored Jessica Bailey of Norwalk on Thursday as a `Champion of ChangeaAo for her work in solar installations for commercial and industrial properties.


Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Energy, Norwalk, CT

Bellingham Herald

Largest US solar farm on Superfund site now online

Sunlight streams onto the 43-acre Maywood Solar Farm in Indianapolis on Tuesday, April 15, 2013.


Related Topix: Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Alternative Energy, Energy

Press & Sun-Bulletin

64 businesses using NY clean energy training funds

Gov. Andrew Cuomo says a state program designed to boost New York's green energy industry has helped 64 businesses.


Related Topix: Andrew Cuomo, US Governors, Alternative Energy, Energy

A 4m for green energy loans announced

Scottish households will benefit from a further four million pound fund designed to help people make their homes greener.


Related Topix: Energy, Alternative Energy, Eilean Siar County, Scotland, United Kingdom

Romania to exempt heavy industry from green energy costs

Romania plans to exempt large industrial energy users from paying up to 85% of their renewable energy costs for 10 years, the economy ministry said on Thursday , hoping to avoid the threat of job cuts in an election year.


Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Energy

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Portland Tribune

OMSI hosts a wind energy challenge for kids and teachers

Wind turbines are one of the fastest-growing clean energy sources, and the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry is nurturing a new generation of young engineers to explore the science behind them.


Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Wind Power, Energy, Oregon, Environment, Science

Daily Kos

'Solar Summit' is Obama's latest attempt to get something done on solar energy despite Congress

The solar industry now employs 143,000 Americans like these veterans who are part of Grid Alternatives that puts solar panels on low-income people's homes.


Related Topix: US News, Solar Energy, Alternative Energy, Energy

Domestic Fuel

A New Option to Finance: Clean Energy Bonds

In this Ethanol Report, we talk with Renewable Fuels Association president and CEO Bob Dinneen about issues currently facing the ethanol industry inside the Beltway The Clean Energy Group , the Brookings Institution and the Council of Development Finance Agencies have released a paper on a powerful but underutilized tool for future clean energy ... (more)


Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Energy, Financial Markets

Green Car Congress

DOE issues draft loan solicitation for up to $4B for renewable energy ...

The US Department of Energy issued a draft loan guarantee solicitation for renewable energy and energy efficiency projects located in the US that avoid, reduce, or sequester greenhouse gases.


Related Topix: Department of Energy, Alternative Energy, Energy


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