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The U.S. Department of Energy revises wind energy potential map for the entire U.S. and which shows the areas of the United States evaluated with increased (or new) wind energy potential with ...
by LakeSuperior
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri May 22, 2015 at 10:51 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
Renewable energy has been making great strides the past few years, as the supply of photovoltaic solar cells has increased dramatically while the cost of those cells has also dropped considerably.
by 728huey
Comment Count 72 comments on Sun May 03, 2015 at 04:38 PM PDT with 31 Recommends
Scott Walker, self described as "the original Tea Party in Wisconsin," is still in Iowa Sunday, raising money for his rightist presidential bid before returning to Wisconsin for a respite to sign a ...
by jer45
Comment Count 1 comments on Sun Mar 08, 2015 at 11:22 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
[From Neutron Bytes , the premier new nuclear news blog. Additional links added by this daryist-DW] In case you were unplugged over the holiday season, here are some global nuclear news items that ...
by davidwalters
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Jan 09, 2015 at 07:36 AM PST with 8 Recommends
Russ Girling, TransCanada CEO, the company building the Keystone Pipeline, was on ABC's This Week this morning and Martha Raddatz actually ventured into the territory of real journalism--mostly. She ...
by Doctor Jazz
Comment Count 10 comments on Sun Nov 16, 2014 at 10:11 PM PST with 23 Recommends
Being #2 on the List of Greenhouse Polluters -- producing 126,750,270 metric tons of greenhouse gas emissions in the U.S. annually -- it's about time that the Duke Energy Corporation 'woke up' and ...
by jamess
Comment Count 20 comments on Sat Sep 27, 2014 at 09:23 AM PDT with 30 Recommends
Well not a "wall" exactly -- more like a Tea Party "speed-bump." More on that in a minute, first the good news about solar-wind "Grid Parity" and its inevitable possible consequences, from a "...
by jamess
Comment Count 45 comments on Sun Sep 21, 2014 at 09:22 AM PDT with 146 Recommends
If Corporations are the Answer, Then it must have been a pretty dumb question. Government is not a "necessary evil," Government is simply necessary , to do the things the "free market" will ...
by jamess
Comment Count 13 comments on Wed Sep 17, 2014 at 06:10 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
Cross-posted with EcoWatch & co-authored by Rev. Lennox Yearwood, Jr. " Zero emissions is an ambitious but achievable goal. " --UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Zero has become the most ...
by Renewable Rider
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Sep 04, 2014 at 05:24 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
A drawing of a wasabi plant published in 1828 by Iwasaki Kanen On the south west tip of Vancouver Island, lies the land owned by the T'Sou-ke First Nations, who are doing some remarkable things.
by Gwennedd
Comment Count 14 comments on Mon Sep 01, 2014 at 04:21 PM PDT with 36 Recommends
In this article in Wind Power Monthly , the magazine interviews Andy Holt, general manager of wind services at US turbine manufacterer GE Renewable Energy, and corporate recruitment consultants ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 27 comments on Mon Sep 01, 2014 at 01:58 PM PDT with 67 Recommends
Image credit: AZSolar via MB's DK Photo archive Giles Parkinson of CleanTechnica brings us the good news that 22.6% Of Homes Use Solar In South Australia.
by HoundDog
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Aug 29, 2014 at 12:25 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
Mridul Chadha of Cleantechnica reports that 38% Of Spain’s July Electricity Demand Was Met By Wind and Solar Power. Low carbon electrical sources supplied 55% of Spains electricity consumption. in ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 36 comments on Thu Aug 21, 2014 at 07:53 PM PDT with 39 Recommends
Thanks to Mopshell for sending in this article describing good news in the wind energy electrical genertion,
by HoundDog
Comment Count 20 comments on Thu Jul 24, 2014 at 07:25 PM PDT with 41 Recommends
Mike G. DeSmog of the Ecologist reports over half of the new electrical generation capacity in the U.S. in 2013, came from Solar, ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 41 comments on Sun Jul 20, 2014 at 01:29 PM PDT with 83 Recommends
Global installed capacity mix and projected additions, ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 23 comments on Tue Jul 08, 2014 at 01:32 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
Scotland wants wind turbines like these and other renewables to supply 100 percent of the nation's electricity by 2020. Donald Trump says the turbines are the worst disaster to befall Scotland in ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 222 comments on Mon Jul 07, 2014 at 10:36 AM PDT with 157 Recommends
Joe Romm of Think Progress reports A New Wind Turbine Generates Back The Energy It Takes To Build It In Just 6 Months, based on a study just published by The European Photovoltaic Industry ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 29 comments on Sat Jun 28, 2014 at 08:14 PM PDT with 46 Recommends
This is a guest column from my colleague Dave Hamilton, director of clean energy for the Sierra Club's Beyond Coal Campaign. Believe it or not, there was a day when the Production Tax Credit for ...
by Mary Anne Hitt
Comment Count 18 comments on Thu Jun 12, 2014 at 08:13 AM PDT with 19 Recommends
Just recently South African freedom fighter and faith leader Desmond Tutu called for a global boycott and disinvestment campaign against the energy industry. He is calling for an international ...
by StewartAcuff
Comment Count 1 comments on Wed Jun 11, 2014 at 06:06 AM PDT with 5 Recommends