What’s It Like For Communities Slowly Transitioning To Renewables?

Credit to Author: Carolyn Fortuna| Date: Mon, 29 Mar 2021 17:35:33 +0000

In this interview with Pennsylvania County Executive, Rich Fitzgerald (D), we discuss regional progress toward shifting the full energy landscape away from fossil fuels.

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Virginia Drives Into A Cleaner Future

Credit to Author: NRDC| Date: Thu, 25 Mar 2021 20:30:49 +0000

Originally published on the NRDC Expert Blog. By Kathy Harris, Walton Shepherd Virginia Governor Northam signed into law a bill to join 17 other states that have adopted or are considering adoption of a “Clean Cars” program — setting the Commonwealth up to become the leader in electric vehicles in the South. By adopting a Clean Cars […]

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Steps To Aid US Fossil Fuel Workers In Clean Energy Transition

Credit to Author: World Resources Institute| Date: Tue, 02 Feb 2021 00:50:48 +0000

The economic fallout from COVID-19 took a serious toll on U.S. fossil fuel workers and communities. But well before the coronavirus pandemic arrived, the U.S. fossil fuel industry was under significant pressure as the country moves toward cleaner forms of energy

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U.S. Manufacturers Invited to Participate in Distributed Wind Technology Innovation

Credit to Author: U.S. Department of Energy| Date: Thu, 21 Jan 2021 02:16:29 +0000

The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has issued a request for proposals (RFP) and is accepting applications for the DOE Competitiveness Improvement Project (CIP) for distributed wind

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Allegheny County Adds 6 More Xcelsior CHARGE Electric Buses

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Fri, 15 Jan 2021 22:52:13 +0000

In Pittsburgh, the Port Authority of Allegheny County (PAAC) just chose to add six more of New Flyer’s Xcelsior CHARGE electric buses to its fleet. These new buses are 40 feet long and are zero-emissions heavy-duty transit buses that will help the community to lower its collective carbon footprint

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Who Will Create The Most Jobs For Pennsylvania, Biden Or Trump?

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Mon, 02 Nov 2020 00:20:24 +0000

Republicans want to scare Pennsylvania voters into casting their ballots in favor of fossil fuel industry jobs. Mark Jacobson of Stanford says renewable energy will create more jobs while keeping the Earth habitable for humans.

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Top US States for Percentage of Electricity from Solar

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 05 Oct 2020 15:15:28 +0000

This report ranks US states according to the percentage of their electricity that comes from solar

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Top Solar States Per Capita 2012 vs. 2020 — CleanTechnica Report

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 05 Oct 2020 02:44:47 +0000

After digging into an old spreadsheet to create a new report on top solar power states per capita, it crossed my mind to compare the results from the first half of 2020 with the results from 2012, which is the last time I had published such a report before today

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Top Solar Power States Per Capita — CleanTechnica Report

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 04 Oct 2020 23:23:41 +0000

If you’ve been reading CleanTechnica long enough, you know that 8 to 10 years ago, I used to publish reports on solar power capacity per capita — for both US states and countries around the world. I’m returning to these, starting with this one on the top solar states

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It’s Fair to Say – New Plant Brings Benefits to Pennsylvania

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Thu, 01 Oct 2020 13:34:00 +0000

The post It’s Fair to Say – New Plant Brings Benefits to Pennsylvania appeared first on POWER Magazine.

Competitive Power Ventures is known for building efficient and technologically advanced gas-fired facilities. The company’s Fairview Energy Center is its latest achievement, transforming a brownfield site

The post It’s Fair to Say – New Plant Brings Benefits to Pennsylvania appeared first on POWER Magazine.

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