Court Issues Nationwide Stay on Clean Water Rule

Check out this article on the importance of the Clean Water Rule. On Oct. 9, following an injunction blocking the enforcement of the Clean Water Rule in 13 states, the Sixth Circuit of the U.S. Court of Appeals issued a nationwide stay on the rule. Finalized by the U.S. Environmental […]

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Is a fee for solar energy users a ‘sun tax’ or fair play?

Article Source: http://www.sltrib.com Angled to the southeast, Stan Holmes’ home above the state Capitol in Salt Lake City has a great view of City Creek Canyon but a less optimal position for solar panels — they generate most of their electricity in the morning, not during afternoon surges in demand. […]

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EPA’s Green Power Partnership Program: Achieving 100% Clean Energy One Partner at a Time

Source: www.theenergycollective.com Despite being a voluntary program, Green Power Partnership is successfully attracting major companies, universities, and communities. In fact, there are over 1,300 organizations participating in the program. The idea is to bring a wide variety of expertise and create cross-sector partnerships that will drive the implementation and purchase […]

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Solar-powered roads: Coming to a highway near you?

Proposal calls for the traditional petroleum-based asphalt highways to be replaced with a system of structurally-engineered solar panels. These would act as a massive energy generator that could feed the grid during daytime. They would also recharge electric vehicles while moving, thus helping to reduce greenhouse emissions drastically. U.S. has […]

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Showtime Documentary Series Features the Climate-Coal Connection

Source:   www.triplepundit.com Showtime Documentary Series Features the Climate-Coal Connection By Dayna Reggero Years of Living Dangerously, a documentary series premiering next month on Showtime, provides a compelling introduction to the people and places affected by climate change. Sharing these stories is a roster of major film, television and news figures, including […]

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Jaguar Land Rover Embraces Carbon Finance to Deliver Change

Source/Images:  www.triplepundit.com Jaguar Land Rover Embraces Carbon Finance to Deliver Change Can an auto manufacturer make a difference in millions of lives? That is the goal of U.K. manufacturer Jaguar Land Rover, which set an ambitious target to improve health, reduce poverty, and create new opportunities for employment and education for […]

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New Solar Energy Capacity Exceeds Wind for First Time

Clean Energy Trends 2014:  New Solar Energy Capacity Exceeds Wind for First Time Clean Edge’s Clean Energy Trends 2014 report shows that newly installed solar PV generating capacity has exceeded that of wind power for the first time since market research began tracking global markets in 2000. Newly installed solar […]

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