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Blue ‘n Red States Go Green, Energy Efficiency SavesTrillions, and More!

SOLAR KEEPS RISING Tam Hunt New US solar capacity beat out dirty natural gas in the first half of 2014, and that’s not even counting small scale solar power projects. Way to go! In Texas, abundant land, simple permitting, and … Continue reading

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Over Three Million Green Jobs in US – Report

The federal government recently released an estimate of the number of so-called green jobs in the United States economy, saying that 3.1 million people are employed in the production of goods and services that benefit the environment, reports John Broder … Continue reading

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A Business Blueprint to a Clean Powered Future – Amory Lovins

For four decades, Amory Lovins has been a leading proponent of a renewable power revolution that would wean the U.S. off fossil fuels and usher in an era of energy independence, says Fen Montaigne at Yale environment 360. In Lovins’ … Continue reading

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Whether Red or Blue, Most States Forging Green Economy Policies

The nation’s Republican governors are pressing forward with policies that promote the green economy—and in some cases they have moved further than their Democratic counterparts, reports Maria Gallucci at InsideClimate News. A recent report by the National Governors Association showed … Continue reading

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