US Election 2024: Electrical Generation Decarbonization Report Card

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Wed, 17 Jul 2024 13:45:07 +0000

The reality of the United States’ actual trajectory on electrical generation belies the rhetoric of both Biden and Trump. As noted four years ago, Trump’s administration was against renewables, especially wind energy. The Department of Energy under Perry crafted a report calling for more coal generation, a report which excluded … [continued]

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US Election 2024: Setting The Stage For Climate Policy And Promises

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Mon, 01 Jul 2024 16:34:36 +0000

Four years ago, as the United States election cycle once again brought the presidency into contest in addition to the Senate and the House, CleanTechnica published a Presidential Climate Policy Report Card. It’s time again to contrast administrations. At the time, Trump’s and Pence’s climate legacy in office was clear, … [continued]

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A Manufacturing Revolution Is Underway In The USA, Thanks To Joe Biden

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 10 Jun 2023 03:47:44 +0000

Official White House photo by David Lienemann.No matter which way you cut it, the Inflation Reduction Act and the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law are stimulating a massive reinvestment in manufacturing, infrastructure, and good working class jobs in the United States. After decades of complaints, political potshots, and genuine economic pain from the loss of such working class jobs, we now have an […]

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Young Voters Go Democrat To Record Degree

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 09 Nov 2022 04:58:34 +0000

According to Cristina Tzintzún Ramirez, President of NextGen America, “young voters” are now breaking 3-1 for Democrats. “No generation has been this progressive or politically engaged in American history,” she adds. Unfortunately, I do not see the source of this data or any more specific language on it. Though, it is midterm election night and […]

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Inflation Is Global — For Obvious Reasons (That Have Nothing To Do With Joe Biden)

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 04 Nov 2022 03:50:59 +0000

I confess — I’m not a fan of incorrect claims about important matters of policy and politics, and even more so when those claims go viral and take on a meme-like quality. It seems like everywhere you go, people chat about “Bidenflation” and “Joe Biden’s inflation.” I find it quite annoying, especially since it’s extremely […]

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How to Keep US Congress in the Hands of the Only Party that Believes in Global Warming: Part 2

Credit to Author: Arthur Frederick (Fritz) Hasler| Date: Tue, 06 Sep 2022 17:40:43 +0000

US Capitol Congress Washington DC.Background: The US has essentially a two-party system. 20 years ago, both parties were respectable and believed that the democratic system was a wonderful thing that had been handed down to us by the founding fathers and those that have governed since. Both parties also believed in protecting the environment and that anthropogenic global warming […]

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America, Don’t Let The Fossil Fuel Industry Stop All Progress Towards A Cleaner Energy Future!

Credit to Author: Arthur Frederick (Fritz) Hasler| Date: Mon, 29 Aug 2022 03:55:19 +0000

A number of recent events have made it impossible to ignore the warming of our planet any longer. We call it global warming, because it is climate and it happens slowly over 10s of years or longer, but considering recent events, we should probably call it Global Cooking. It is common knowledge that the fossil […]

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Britain Breaches 40°C For 1st Time: Don’t Let The Fossil Fuel Industry Stop All Progress Towards A Cleaner Energy Future

Credit to Author: Arthur Frederick (Fritz) Hasler| Date: Mon, 29 Aug 2022 03:55:19 +0000

A number of recent events have made it impossible to ignore the warming of our planet any longer. We call it global warming, because it is climate and it happens slowly over 10s of years or longer, but considering recent events, we should probably call it Global Cooking. It is common knowledge that the fossil […]

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Clean Energy Industry, Let’s Not Get Under Joe Manchin’s Thumb Again

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 20 Aug 2022 15:30:31 +0000

Tigercomm has produced a brilliant report on “the physics of U.S. politics” and the clean energy industry. I was going to write about the report, but Tigercomm President Mike Casey’s own writing is so good that hacking it up and summarizing it didn’t seem sensible. (I guess Mike has had a lot of practice storytelling […]

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Renewable Energy, Electrification Big Winners in Inflation Reduction Act

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Fri, 12 Aug 2022 22:28:12 +0000

The U.S. House on Aug. 12 passed a bill with major implications for the power generation industry, joining the U.S. Senate in supporting the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA). The bill, which now heads to President Joe Biden for his signature, includes major provisions to combat climate change, including support for a variety of clean energy […]

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