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The Global Bioethanol Market Crisis: An Opportunity for Europe?

Oct 02, 2012 at 17:12 | Al Costa

The bioethanol global market crisis will create a strong price increase of the product for the next year and maybe more. This is due to a number of factors affecting…

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Why we Need to Implement an Energy Transition - Quickly

Oct 02, 2012 at 17:10 | Kurt Cobb

No doubt you've heard people speak of an energy transition from a fossil fuel-based society to one based on renewable energy--energy which by its very nature cannot run out. Here's…

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Green Jobs: Who's on a Hiring Spree?

Oct 01, 2012 at 17:28 | Jen Alic

This month has been a fortuitous one for green jobs, despite the ups and downs particularly in the wind energy sector, and there are a handful of companies who seem…

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Confidence in Nuclear Power is on the Rise Again

Sep 28, 2012 at 17:23 | Brian Westenhaus

The Nuclear Energy Institute announced a September telephone survey in a press release suggesting almost two thirds of U.S. adults favor the use of nuclear energy as one of…

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Money: A New (Decentralized) Shade of Green

Sep 27, 2012 at 17:41 | Jen Alic

As America’s clean energy industry takes up position in a no-man’s land between subsidies and sustainability, the idea of “Green Banks” is being touted as a life-line that will push…

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Rural Alaska Shows us the Way for Wind Energy Installations

Sep 27, 2012 at 17:31 | Climate Progress

The fact that the local jail is one of the only lodging options for visitors to the native Alaskan village of Tuntutuliak is a clear indication of its remote location.…

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Energy and Tax Policies Must be Reconsidered as Wind Subsidy Comes to an End

Sep 26, 2012 at 17:26 | Ed Dolan

Wind power has been a success story of green energy. After several years of rapid growth, it now accounts for about 3 percent of all electricity produced in the United…

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Why Is the Government Determined to Support the EV Industry?

Sep 26, 2012 at 17:24 | Bruce Krasting

The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) did a good job of shredding the electric car industry and the government’s role in its evolution with this report (Link): 

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Nuclear Power Plants at Risk from a Tsunami

Sep 26, 2012 at 17:15 | Brian Westenhaus

Researchers at the Centre for Research on the Epidemiology of Disasters (CRED) of the Catholic University of Leuven in Belgium have completed and published their study on nuclear power…

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A Giant Step Forward in Nuclear Fusion

Sep 25, 2012 at 17:19 | James Burgess

Fusion reactors heat a plasma of the hydrogen isotopes deuterium and tritium under immense pressure until their nuclei overcome the natural force of repulsion and fuse together. Upon fusing they…

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