New campaign seeks to require half of Maryland energy to come from renewable sources – Baltimore Sun

Baltimore SunNew campaign seeks to require half of Maryland energy to come from renewable sourcesBaltimore SunA coalition of environmentalists, clergy and solar and wind energy companies launched a campaign Wednesday calling for half of Maryland's electricity to come from renewable sources. That would double a policy adopted … [Read more...]

Clean energy collaboration to give presentations in Richmond, Berkeley – East Bay Times

East Bay TimesClean energy collaboration to give presentations in Richmond, BerkeleyEast Bay TimesBERKELEY –– A clean energy consortium created by cities and employers in the nine Bay Area counties is holding a pair of local renewable energy workshops to share information with the public. The SunShare program offers … [Read more...]

Opinion: Business leaders want 100 percent clean energy bill – East Bay Times

Windpower Engineering (press release)Opinion: Business leaders want 100 percent clean energy billEast Bay TimesMore solar photovoltaic cells, like these perched atop the city-owned Municipal Service Center, at 7101 Edgewater Drive, would be added to the power grid as the incoming East Bay Clean Energy Authority takes the reins … [Read more...]

Clean Energy Leads to Clean Air for California – Fox and Hounds Daily

Clean Energy Leads to Clean Air for CaliforniaFox and Hounds DailyMillions of individuals, especially in the Los Angeles region, face even worse conditions because they live near aging power plants, diesel engines, ports and freeways that spew dangerous emissions. Increasing clean, renewable energy and increasing the ...and … [Read more...]

Advocates expect continued growth in Illinois clean energy jobs – Midwest Energy News

Peoria Public RadioAdvocates expect continued growth in Illinois clean energy jobsMidwest Energy NewsA recent report highlighting the expansion of the clean-energy workforce in Illinois reflects a broader trend toward a Midwestern power system that is more networked, more decentralized, and more dependent on solar, wind and … [Read more...]

Mike Milken: Finance is struggling, but here’s a booming industry – CNBC

CNBCMike Milken: Finance is struggling, but here's a booming industryCNBCThe clean energy sector will be a massive engine for job growth in the United States given the increasing focus on the adoption of green technology, according to Milken Institute chairman Mike Milken. Milken was speaking to CNBC's "Street Signs" on ... … [Read more...]

Mike Milken: Finance is struggling, but here’s a booming industry – CNBC

CNBCMike Milken: Finance is struggling, but here's a booming industryCNBCThe clean energy sector will be a massive engine for job growth in the United States given the increasing focus on the adoption of green technology, according to Milken Institute chairman Mike Milken. Milken was speaking to CNBC's "Street Signs" on ... … [Read more...]

Supporters of clean energy to outline jobs campaign – The … – Washington Post

Supporters of clean energy to outline jobs campaign - The ...Washington PostClean energy supporters in Maryland are announcing a new campaign to require that 50 percent of the state's electricity come from renewable sources by 2030.and more » … [Read more...]

UK cities expected to get millions of pounds for green energy projects – The Guardian

The GuardianUK cities expected to get millions of pounds for green energy projectsThe GuardianGreen energy projects run by cities and local authorities around the UK stand to receive millions of pounds of government support, providing another fillip for renewable power just a day after the subsidised price of windfarms hit a … [Read more...]

California should go all in on clean energy – Sacramento Bee

Sacramento BeeCalifornia should go all in on clean energySacramento BeeI remember when California set its first clean energy goal. In 2002, the Legislature set the nation's highest goal for renewable energy: 20 percent of electricity generated by 2017. It is now 2017, and our state is relying far more on clean energy than … [Read more...]