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30 Jun

House of Representatives Passes Hemp Amendment

SustainableBusiness

Here’s a surprise – the House of Representatives, which has barely passed any legislation this …

31 Jan

John Kerry Endorsed by U.S Senate for Secretary of State

The Green Market Oracle

Sen. John Kerry (D-Mass.), a champion of action on climate change, was approved by the …

17 Oct

The Partisan Divide on Global Warming

The Green Market Oracle

A huge gulf exists between Americans who accept the reality of climate science and those …

01 Oct

The 2012 Election: It’s All About Energy

Greentech Media

Recently, GTM asked how the results of the 2012 election will impact U.S. greentech, but …

06 Sep

RIP: California Community Solar Bill

Go Green Solar

Senate Bill 843, a piece of legislation that would have extended the benefits of renewable …

13 Aug

Thanks Clean Energy! U.S Power Plant Emissions Down

SustainableBusiness

An analysis of 2010 emissions data from the top 100 US power producers illustrates the …

06 Aug

Survey: Latinos Like Clean Energy

SustainableBusiness

A vast majority of registered Latino voters support clean energy innovation, protecting public lands and …

14 Mar

BREAKING: Solar and Renewable Energy Tax Breaks Fail in Senate

Greentech Media

The Senate vote was 49 to 49 for Sen. Debbie Stabenow’s (D-Mich.) tax extender that …

13 Mar

Big Senate Vote on Big Oil Today

SustainableBusiness

The Senate is scheduled to vote on Big Oil’s wish list today. Senator Roberts’s (R-KS) …

15 Dec

Senate Passes Extension of Tax Grant Program

Greentech Media

The U.S. Senate passed of a one-year extension of the Department ofTreasury Section 1603 tax …

21 Oct

Environmental Issues in 6 Battleground State Senate Races

The Green Market Oracle

Although Republican gains are considered likely in the Senate, control of thatchamber probably will come …

24 Sep

YAWN: U.S. Senate Bill Proposes 3% National Renewable Energy Standard

Energy Boom

Calls for the U.S. to institute a Renewable Energy Standard (RES) have come from corporations, …