As some federal energy incentives end, New York eyes substitutes

March 8, 2017 by  
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The Empire State is stepping up by providing up-front incentives for small wind installations and renewable thermal technologies.

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5 reasons your company should buy off-site renewables now

February 15, 2017 by  
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If you’ve set procurement goals for 2020, the time is ripe to follow through.

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United States Pulls Ahead of China in Clean Energy Race

April 13, 2012 by  
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According to a Pew Charitable Trusts survey, the United States has reclaimed the top spot in clean energy investment, toppling China from its number one global ranking. Meanwhile, investment in renewables around the world continues to surge, reaching $237.2 billion in 2011 , up almost 8 percent from the previous year. Despite austerity measures, expiring tax credits and the continued global hunt for oil, developed and developing nations alike are striving to add more non-fossil fuels to their energy portfolio. Read the rest of United States Pulls Ahead of China in Clean Energy Race Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: “clean energy” , “solar energy” , “wind power” , clean energy investment , investment in renewables , Pew Charitable Trusts , renewable energy , renewables , solar , Solar Power , stimulus , tax credits

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Chevy Volt Named 2012 European Car of the Year

March 6, 2012 by  
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Amongst the slew of other awards the Chevy Volt received last year, GM may not have felt too snubbed when they lost out to the Nissan Leaf for the 2011 European Car of the Year. But in case they did, they may now rest easy since the GM-produced hybrid and its European counterparts, the Vauxhall and Opel Ampera, have officially  been named 2012 European Car of the Year. In a glowing review, the awarding body stated “Volt/Ampera offers a mature product, after years of development and perfectioning by General Motors, and the first example of an electric vehicle with extended range. Others will come along this path.” Read the rest of Chevy Volt Named 2012 European Car of the Year Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: 2012 car of the year , chevrolet volt , chevy volt , european car of the year , hybrid cars , Nissan Leaf , Opel Ampera , plug-in hybrid car , tax credits , vauxhall ampera , volt sales

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Decaying 17th Century Italian Farmhouse Preserved as Sustainable Public Space in Milan

March 6, 2012 by  
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Obama Announces New Tax Credits For Green Jobs

January 10, 2010 by  
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Image via Flickr New job figures are out and the results are not good.

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Michigan Could Get 500-Job Solar Plant

November 27, 2009 by  
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  The city of Saginaw is bidding to become home to a branch of the San Jose-based solar company GlobalWatt. If the Saginaw City Council approves a brownfield redevelopment plan, the company could receive ten million dollars in tax credits. Read more of this story »

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Impacts of Climate Change on Arctic Wildlife and Ecosystems

November 27, 2009 by  
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Polar bears on the sea ice of the Arctic ocean, near the North Pole. While changes in Earth ecosystems from predicted warming have been reported in nearly all biomes (biological communities), recent climate change seems to be impacting the Arctic region the most. As Arctic temperatures rise, precipitation rates, and snow/ice cover volumes, begin to change as well.

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