Nuclear Power in the United States
- Clean-energy backers shift focus off cap-and-trade bill. Snyder, Jim // Hill;2/10/2010, Vol. 17 Issue 14, p14
The article focuses on a presentation from five leaders of clean-energy trade groups in which they discuss more about tax breaks and a mandate for renewable electricity production than a cap-and-trade bill in the U.S.
- Reevaluate green energy on Earth Day. Beckman, Frank // Hill;4/23/2012, Vol. 19 Issue 49, p19
In this article the author comments that the U.S. government should put more money in the development of the projects based on the green and renewable energy sources, also the author discusses the depletion of jobs in the wind energy sector and increase in job in petroleum industry.
- Trump Can't Stop the Clean Economy. Winston, Andrew // SB Business Weekly;11/14/2016, p1
The article reports that U.S. President Donald Trump would not be able to stop movements toward the clean economy due to several reasons including cheaper use of renewable energy, no stopping of investments on clean energy from countries such as China and no support from business communities.
- 5 Plans for Action on Climate Change and Renewable Energy. Van Dyke, Aly // Mother Earth News;Apr/May2009, Issue 233, p28
The article offers information on several projects meant to prevent climate change and improve renewable energy resources in the U.S. The United States Climate Action Partnership (USCAP), a coalition of corporations and environmental organizations, has proposed a framework for new climate...
- National RPS Now! HILL, DAVID G. // Solar Today;Jul/Aug2010, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p42
The article discusses the enactment of the renewable portfolio standard (RPS) in the U.S. It points out elements needed by a national RPS to support broad development of renewable energy resources that are appropriate. It notes that a national RPS will provide a foundation for contributing to...
- Losing Our Future. FITZGERALD, JOAN // American Prospect;Jan/Feb2010, Vol. 21 Issue 1, pA18
The article discusses the need for the U.S. to draw up a national industrial policy for renewable energy production. The author reports that although the U.S. instituted the technologies, China, Germany and Japan are taking the lead in innovating and manufacturing clean-energy, while the U.S....
- Pocomoke City's 2.1 Megawatt Solar Project to be Largest Municipally Owned in Maryland. // Transmission & Distribution World Exclusive Insight;11/5/2014, p6
The article focuses on the 2.1 megawatt solar project in Pocomoke City, Maryland, expected to be completed in December 2014. Topics discussed include Standard Solar Inc.'s installation of ground mount solar system at a wastewater treatment facility in Pocomoke, the key features of the 6,150...
- POWER POINTS. Tom, Rodney // Seattle Business;Feb2015, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p50
In this article, the author opines on the role of Washington state in implementing renewable energy resources to provide a clean energy by developing advanced technologies by citing the reference of software companies including Microsoft, Amazon, and Google. Topics discussed include high...
- Don't Let Wind Blow Nuclear Power Away. MARK PERRY // Investors Business Daily;6/10/2014, pA01
Wind and solar power, once viewed as our best hope for abundant supplies of zero-carbon energy, are distracting us from what might be the real solution: nuclear power.