Hassan: Trump budget threatens clean energy – Seacoastonline.com

Hadley Barndollar hbarndollar@seacoastonline.com @hbarndollar BRENTWOOD — Sen. Maggie Hassan told ReVision Energy employees Monday morning that the clean energy economy is possibly under threat, based on proposed budget blueprints by President Donald Trump. Hassan took the morning to tour the ReVision facility, hear … [Read more...]

New Analysis: Clean Energy Can Meet Long Island Power Needs – Natural Resources Defense Council

The Long Island Power Authority, Long Island’s public utility, in concert with PSEG-Long Island, the company that operates the Long Island grid, today released its updated Integrated Resource Plan (IRP). The IRP is a roadmap for how the utility can best serve its more than 1 million customers on Long Island and in the … [Read more...]

Clean Energy Deal On Uncertain Footing | Peoria Public Radio – Peoria Public Radio

Some derided last year’s sweeping energy law as a bailout for power giant Exelon. But it was also a major win for environmentalists — who are now hedging their bets against Illinois’ budget problems. Juliana Pino works for LVEJO, an environmental justice group in Chicago. They helped get the state to invest … [Read more...]

Coal Miners’ Futures in Renewable Energy – Consortiumnews – Consortium News

Exclusive: President Trump has scored political points by touting coal-mining jobs, but he could create more real jobs in coal country by recognizing the potential for renewable-energy jobs, says Jonathan Marshall. By Jonathan Marshall If President Trump wants to earn a rare legislative victory and take political credit for … [Read more...]

Where Apple stands in its quest for 100% clean energy – CNNMoney

5 stunning Apple stats Apple is producing more than 200 million electronic devices each year. And making all those iPhones, MacBooks and tablets takes an enormous amount of energy. That's why it's a big deal when Apple (AAPL, Tech30) says it wants to be the greenest company on Earth. The company launched a massive … [Read more...]

System helps renters invest in clean energy – The Herald Bulletin

ANDERSON — On Earth Day, many Americans are looking at ways to reduce their impact on global climate change. Though homeowners can replace their lights with LED fixtures, drive less or install solar panels on their houses, for apartment dwellers or renters who can’t make structural changes, there are fewer … [Read more...]

Solar panels bring clean energy, big savings to Bradley Hillel House … – Peoria Journal Star

Tim Rosenberger Journal Star reporter @PJSTimR PEORIA — Solar panels were installed on the Bradley Hillel House roof in February, which means clean energy and an estimated savings of $55,000 in utilities over 25 years. This is only the third Hillel in the United States and the first in the Midwest to run on solar … [Read more...]

Solar panels bring clean energy, big savings to Bradley Hillel – Peoria Journal Star

Tim Rosenberger Journal Star reporter @PJSTimR PEORIA — Solar panels were installed on the Bradley Hillel House roof in February, which means clean energy and an estimated savings of $55,000 in utilities over 25 years. This is only the third Hillel in the United States and the first in the Midwest to run on solar … [Read more...]

Op-Ed: What Texas can teach America about green energy – CNBC

The current tenor of the national argument about America's energy future distracts us from a clear realization: Americans, regardless of political affiliation, overwhelmingly value the environment and clean energy. Don't take our word for it. Polling data show both conservative and more progressively-skewed registered voters … [Read more...]

Tompkins County earns Clean Energy title – Ithaca Journal – Ithaca Journal

The county now can apply for up to $250,000 toward additional clean energy projects, with no local cost share. A concept photo of a solar array in a rural setting.(Photo: Getty Images / iStockphoto) Tompkins County has been recognized for its commitment to reduce energy consumption, cut costs and drive clean energy in its … [Read more...]