Tag Archives: Renewable Energy

Energy Subsidies

Interesting post over on Ken Ward’s Coal Tattoo blog about relative subsidies for coal and other forms of energy produced in the U.S. ┬áHe writes (as are others) about DBL (Double Bottom Line) Investors’ recent report titled: “What Would Jefferson … Continue reading

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Stark County, ND: Tough on Solar, Lenient on Coal?

Beth Hurt of South Heart wrote this letter to the editor of the Dickinson Press recently to point out the inconsistency of recent Stark County (ND) Commission decisions on rezoning for expansion of Solar Bee, which manufactures “award-winning and patented … Continue reading

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Iowa Power Fund Will Create Over $40 Billion in Economic Output by 2033

The Iowa Power Fund, a creation of the 2007 Iowa legislature and the Culver administration, invested $38.3 million in 31 clean energy projects in the Hawkeye state through September 2010. A new report released by the state details the economic … Continue reading

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