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State Solar Jobs Map Unveiled — Maps Of 119,000 Solar Jobs, & Much More (via Clean Technica) Toward the end of 2007, US citizens, the US labor force, experienced the troubling onset of an economic downturn. We’re still in a condition of recovery. Through the whole recovery, though, we have been pushed to consider and reconsider our value [...]
The Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2013 Lights a Path Forward for Energy Efficiency
NEWS RELEASE Media Contact: Patrick Kiker [email protected] 202.507.4043 The Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2013 Lights a Path Forward for Energy Efficiency By ACEEE Policy Program Director Suzanne Watson Today Senators Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) and Rob Portman (R-OH) released The Energy [...]
The 2014 Budget: Impacts on Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy Friday, April 19, 2013 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM 210 Cannon House Office Building Free and open to the public Please RSVP to expedite check-in The Environmental and Energy Study Institute [...]
Top cleantech news of the day from CleanTechnica, the world's #1 cleantech or clean energy website: Fiat 500e Starting At $32,500 (Leasing From $199/Month) New UK Nissan Leaf Has Battery Leasing Option, Over 100 Improvements Electricity Suppliers Look To EVs To Save Their Business Models Sweden’s Quest To Be The First [...]
PRODUCTION SECTORS COST WORLD ENVIRONMENT MORE THAN GAINS THEY PRODUCE – UN-BACKED STUDY New York, Apr 15 2013 1:00PM Primary production and processing in such sectors as agriculture, forestry, fisheries, mining, oil and gas exploration and utilities cost the world economy $7.3 trillion a year in damage to the environment, health and other [...]
Chris Nelder, SmartPlanet, April 3, 2013 The energy transition juggernaut I previewed last May is rolling on unabated, despite U.S. natural gas prices falling to 10-year lows last year. According to a new Gallup poll, two-thirds of Americans would like to see more emphasis on solar, wind and natural gas, while less than half of them support more [...]
Oil, nuclear, and coal are more popular with Republicans and in the South by Dennis Jacobe, Chief Economist, Gallop, Inc. PRINCETON, NJ -- No fewer than two in three Americans want the U.S. to put more emphasis on producing domestic energy using solar power (76%), wind (71%), and natural gas (65%). Far fewer want to emphasize the [...]
Brazil Solar Energy Conference (BSEC), Sao Paulo, 27 & 28 May 2013. Ethical Markets is happy to be a media partner.
EMM Media Partner with Cleantech Investor for Brazil Solar Energy Conference Ethical Markets is pleased to be a media partner for Brazil Solar Energy Conference (BSEC) taking place in Sao Paulo on 27 & 28 May 2013. At BSEC the expert speakers will address building Brazil's solar business – with a particular emphasis on the financing [...]
Circle of Blue, a team of award-winning journalists and researchers reporting on water and other worldwide resource issues, and the Institute for Globally Transformative Technologies (LIGTT) at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, a pioneer in bringing scientific solutions to critical global problems, have partnered to create Choke Point: Index, [...]
Earth Policy Release – Falling Gasoline Use Means United States Can Just Say No to New Pipelines and Food-to-Fuel
Falling Gasoline Use Means United States Can Just Say No to New Pipelines and Food-to-Fuel Janet Larsen www.earth-policy.org/data_highlights/2013/highlights38 Earth Policy Release Data Highlight March 28, 2013 Freeing America from its dependence on oil from unstable parts of the world is an [...]