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Created on Thursday, 29 August 2013 / Industry News
Tags: clean energy, clean technology, renewable energy, solar, wind, E2, Environmental Entrepreneurs
August 29 -- Clean energy and clean transportation companies churned out some 38,600 new jobs in the second quarter of 2013, according to Environmental Entrepreneurs, a nonprofit that tracks cleantech. >>View ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 19 June 2013 / Industry News
Tags: offshore wind, Cape Wind, Massachusetts, innovation, clean technology
June 19 -- The Alliance for Business Leadership is a Bay State based non-profit public affairs community for CEOs, Investors and Entrepreneurs committed to greater social and environmental responsibility. ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 11 April 2013 / Industry News
Tags: RPS, renewable energy, clean energy, Arizona, ALEC, clean tech, Jan Brewer
April 11 -- Last month in Phoenix, I watched the very conservative governor of Arizona, Jan Brewer, deliver a brief keynote speech to open the second day of the CleanTech Future conference put on by CleanTech ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 11 April 2013 / Industry News
Tags: renewable energy, clean energy, wind energy, clean tech, natural gas, megawatt
April 11 -- If any sector would seem unlikely to be singled out for its robust dealmaking outlook, renewable energy might seem to be it. After a surge in investment and in installations over the past decade, ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 27 March 2013 / Industry News
Tags: clean tech, innovation, R&D, clusters, policy, clean energy
March 27 -- Some love the idea of innovation clusters, but others aren’t impressed, calling them “artificial” and “modern-day snake oil.” >>View Article [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 01 November 2012 / Industry News
Tags: solar power, electricity, renewable energy, clean energy, clean technology, world record, solar technology
November 1 --  An out-of-the-lab solar-power system has successfully shown it can convert more than a third of the sun’s direct sunlight into electricity, a new record for a technology that focuses ... [ +++ ]
Created on Friday, 26 October 2012 / Industry News
Tags: clean technology, government, solar power, Solyndra, Obama
October 26 -- News spread like wildfire in political circles last week that a clean-energy company that received a government grant filed for bankruptcy. What was lost in the chatter is that the clean-technology ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 24 October 2012 / Industry News
Tags: energy-efficient, hybrids, clean technology, clean energy, green energy, renewable energy, Sacramento, California
October 24 --  Lots of energy-efficient buildings and hybrid vehicles. A sizable crop of workers engaged in green and clean-tech industries.  Add it all up, and Sacramento ranks No. 4 in a nationwide ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 23 October 2012 / Industry News
Tags: David Brooks, corporate welfare, fossil fuels, renewable energy, clean technology, political parties
October 23 -- David Brooks’s Oct. 19 column, “A Sad Green Story,” unfairly brands clean technology subsidies as wasteful corporate welfare. He does not mention the numerous subsidies, in the form ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 18 October 2012 / Industry News
Tags: green economy, green energy, sustainability, renewable energy, clean technology, clean energy, environment, jobs
October 18 --  Facts can be funny things and the fact is, some people don't look at the facts when assessing the economic impacts of environmentally friendly business practices. There has been ... [ +++ ]
Created on Monday, 15 October 2012 / Industry News
Tags: green energy, green job, economy, politics, solar, wind, Tennessee, clean technology
October 15 -- One of the continuing policy threads in the presidential race is whether green energy has been worth the millions of dollars the federal government has invested in the technology in ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 01 May 2012 / Industry News
Tags: clean tech
May 1, 2012 -- The clean-tech world keeps looking for a revolution, but that kind of change requires shifts in technology or policy first. Until we see big changes like a price on carbon or an affordable, ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 19 April 2012 / Industry News
Tags: rnewable energy policy, clean tech incentives, U.S. federal energy policy
Apr. 18, 2012 -- The key to calming these waters is not lurching from extension to extension of subsidy programs, but rather smart policy reform. We need a system that will sustain clean energy growth ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 04 April 2012 / Industry News
Tags: clean energy jobs, clean tech jobs
Apr. 3, 2012 -- "The polarization of the discussion has led to inflated claims on both sides." >>More [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 02 November 2011 / Industry News
Tags: clean tech finance, U.S. investment in cleantech
Nov. 2, 2011 -- The worldâEUR(TM)s growing population, developing economies, climate change and increased interest in energy security are making cleantech companies attractive to investors. >>More ... [ +++ ]
Created on Monday, 19 September 2011 / Industry News
Tags: clean energy jobs, clean tech jobs
Sept. 18, 2011 -- Since 1990, the energy service industry has provided $50 billion in energy savings, $25 billion in public infrastructure improvements and created roughly 330,000 jobs. >>More [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 14 July 2011 / Industry News
Tags: clean tech jobs
July 12, 2011 -- The green jobs movement is putting more greenbacks in workers' pockets. Clean-tech jobs offered median wages 20% higher across the United States in 2010. >>More [ +++ ]
Created on Friday, 03 June 2011 / Industry News
Tags: clean tech, investments in clean tech
June 2, 2011 -- As 2011 nears its halfway point and the world economy continues its slow recovery, a lot of big money is leading directly to clean tech. >>More [ +++ ]
Created on Monday, 09 May 2011 / News
Tags: clean technology, Louisiana
May 08, 2011 -- A California investment firm has created a $250 million private equity investment fund that will provide capital to renewable energy and clean technology businesses with operations in Louisiana. ... [ +++ ]
Created on Friday, 08 April 2011 / News
Tags: clean tech, investments in clean tech, investments in renewable energy
Apr. 8, 2011 -- ... according to a survey released this week by Cleantech Group, the dollar amount of venture capital invested [in clean tech] worldwide - 85 percent of which went to North American companies ... [ +++ ]