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Created on Monday, 04 November 2013 / Industry News
Tags: renewable energy, clean energy, renewable portfolio standards, renewable energy standards
November 4 -- Efforts to roll back renewable energy standards in the states this year have largely failed despite the best efforts of conservative groups, according to a new report. At least 37 bills have ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 09 October 2013 / Industry News
Tags: michigan, renewable energy, clean energy, renewable portfolio standards
October 9 -- It is time for Michigan to increase our use of renewable resources to generate our electricity. Michigan will meet our current renewable portfolio standard of 10% renewable energy for electrical ... [ +++ ]
Created on Monday, 07 October 2013 / Industry News
Tags: Michigan, renewable energy, clean energy, renewable portfolio standards
October 7 -- Environmentalists, utility companies and energy experts had different takes on a draft report released last month on increasing Michigan's renewable energy portfolio standard. The 90-page ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 01 October 2013 / Industry News
Tags: Renewable Portfolio Standards, Green Jobs, energy Efficiency, Clean Energy, Renewable Energy
October 1 -- Five years ago, Ohio lawmakers enacted a comprehensive energy plan that included a commitment to expand renewable energy and energy efficiency. The law set a goal to diversify our energy sources ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 15 August 2013 / Industry News
Tags: renewable energy, climate change, distributed generation, Hawaii, renewable portfolio standards
August 15 -- The electricity system is experiencing growing pains these days. But it's not only demand for electricity that's expanding — it's the sources of electricity, particularly unpredictable ... [ +++ ]
Created on Friday, 12 July 2013 / Industry News
Tags: renewable portfolio standards, opposition, rollback, clean energy
July 12 -- State legislatures from North Carolina to Kansas rejected efforts to repeal or reduce renewable-energy mandates sought by conservative groups funded by oil companies and utilities. >>View ... [ +++ ]
Created on Friday, 03 May 2013 / Industry News
Tags: Duke, Jim Rogers, North Carolina, Renewable Portfolio Standard, renewable energy, solar, clean energy
May 3 -- Duke Energy Corp. CEO Jim Rogers on Thursday put himself squarely on the side of the North Carolina's law promoting the use of renewable energy sources, as the law remains under attack in the ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 26 March 2013 / Industry News
Tags: clean energy, RPS, renewable energy, renewable portfolio standard, ALEC, Heartland Institute
March 26 -- Nowadays, a huge chunk of the action on clean energy in the United States is happening at the state level. Some 29 states and Washington D.C. have renewable energy standards requiring electric ... [ +++ ]
Created on Monday, 25 March 2013 / Industry News
Tags: renewable energy, clean energy, Renewable Portfolio Standards, solar panels, wind turbine
March 25 -- Last year Crossroads College Preparatory School was the first K-12 school in the region with a major solar installation: 364 solar panels totaling 87 kilowatts, enough to power eight homes. ... [ +++ ]
Created on Monday, 25 March 2013 / Industry News
Tags: renewable energy, Montana, clean energy, wind turbines, Renewable Portfolio Standard, RPS
March 25 -- In 2005, the Montana Legislature set a modest, sensible energy standard that 15 percent of the power acquired by utilities would come from renewable energy – primarily wind – by 2015. Now some ... [ +++ ]
Created on Monday, 04 March 2013 / Industry News
Tags: Harry Reid, Nevada, Renewable Portfolio Standard, Solar, Geothermal, Wind, Hydroelectric
March 4 -- Nevada is home to tremendous untapped clean energy potential, as Sen. Harry Reid eloquently described in his recent address to the Nevada Legislature. The sensible reforms to the state’s Renewable ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 28 February 2013 / Industry News
Tags: Renewable Portfolio Standard, Renewable Energy Standard, RPS, Ohio
February 28 -- A new statewide public opinion poll has produced data showing most of Ohio voters agree there should be laws requiring some portion of local energy to be generated from clean sources, such ... [ +++ ]
Created on Monday, 25 February 2013 / Industry News
Tags: Renewable Energy Policy, Federal Renewable Standard, Renewable Portfolio Standard, RPS
February 25 -- The Obama administration and Congress need to enact an ambitious, practical energy policy. They can start with a national standard for renewable energy. Many states have laws that require ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 08 January 2013 / Industry News
Tags: RPS, renewable portfolio standards, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, renewable energy, clean energy
January 8 -- Data shared by Lawrence Berkeley National Lab (LBNL) at the 2012 National Renewable Summit on RPS shows just how effective state Renewable Portfolio Standards (RPS) are in building out ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 27 December 2012 / Industry News
Tags: renewable energy, New York, Governor Cuomo, Energy Highway Blueprint, Renewable Portfolio Standard, RPS
December 27 -- Renewable energy projects are getting $250 million in funding next year as part of Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s Energy Highway Blueprint to advance New York state’s energy infrastructure.  >>View ... [ +++ ]