Dec 152017
 

The United States Congress hasn’t yet passed a tax heist reform bill. However, word on the street is that it’s very close. Regarding clean energy tax credits and electric vehicle tax credits that were eliminated in previous versions of the bill, the rumors are that they are no longer going to be eliminated
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10 Reasons The Republican Attacks On Clean Energy & Electric Vehicles Are So Smart

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Dec 112017
 

Republicans are interesting creatures. There are the voters, and then there are the politicians. The voters like things like clean air, jobs, Social Security, and ice cream. The politicians, on the other hand, like to let corporations pollute as much as they want, have been known to crash a global economy from time to time1, seem to always be looking for a way to “legitimately” cut holes in the social safety net (note: they’re working on a super clever attempt to do this right now), and like to melt ice cream via flamethrowers when the ice cream eater isn’t looking. But hey, in the spirit of Monday, below are 10 reasons the latest Republican attacks on clean energy and electric vehicles might actually be a good thing
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New UK Wind Farm Owner-Operator Ventient Energy Launches As Third Largest

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Nov 282017
 

The UK’s newest wind farm owner-operator, Ventient Energy, has launched this week and jumped straight into third place, with 690 MW worth of capacity supplying 420,000 homes annually. 
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Steve Yetiv: America’s energy boom increases its power

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Nov 062017
 

And, historically, the weaker America is in the Persian Gulf, the higher the chance of an oil price. But far more importantly, beyond the environmental hazards of fracking, the boom is distracting America from going green — from seriously developing …
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Renters Are Interested In Energy Efficiency, But Have Unique Needs

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Nov 022017
 

buying solarIt’s often assumed that homeowners care more about energy efficiency opportunities than renters, but a new report, released October 30, 2017, from the Smart Energy Consumer Collaborative (SECC) shows that actually, homeowners and renters have similar feelings about efficiency.
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Inaugural Island Renewable Energy Initiative Meeting Held In Maldives

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Oct 202017
 

The inaugural meeting of the Island Renewable Energy Initiative (IRIE) was recently held in Malé, Maldives, in partnership with the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) — bringing together senior officials and ministers from 30 different countries and organizations to discuss ways of accelerating renewable energy deployment and addressing climate change

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How America Should Promote Energy Innovation in the Face of Extreme Weather – Greentech Media

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Oct 192017
 

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How America Should Promote Energy Innovation in the Face of Extreme Weather
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The extreme weather events of the 2017 hurricane season have brought home yet another reminder of the devastating effects of our changing climate. Climate change is a challenge that ultimately requires a global solution. As veterans of the Obama …

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Princeton Grads’ Energy Startup Provides Power To Native Americans Protesting Oil Pipeline

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Oct 122017
 

And for decades the oil and gas industry has used pipelines to transport fossil fuels. However, no form of transportation comes without risks – within or outside one’s control. Most of us who have witnessed a leaking water pipe can relate. Though when …
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Do Energy Industry Activities Threaten Dams? BC Hydro Now Says Yes

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Oct 112017
 

Photo: BC Hydro. Last summer a bizarre dispute about dams, fracking, waste water disposal, public safety and earthquakes quietly played out before the BC Oil and Gas Appeal Tribunal. Be one of two lucky Tyee readers to win a pair of tickets. The Facts are …
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Rick Perry’s Energy Department Plans To Prop Up Coal Plants With Direct Subsidies

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Sep 292017
 

Coal power plant cc by x1klima on FLickrIn a blatant money-grab for the coal industry, Rick Perry’s Energy Department is pushing for direct subsidies to dirty, un-economical coal-fired power plants.

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