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Business Leaders Support President Obama’s Plan to Reduce Carbon Pollution

Business Leaders Support President Obama’s Plan to Reduce Carbon Pollution

On Tuesday, President Obama laid out his plan to reduce carbon pollution—just like we have for other toxins like mercury and arsenic—so we protect the health of our children, move our economy toward American-made clean energy sources that will create good jobs and lower energy bills, and begin to slow the effects of climate change. The plan was immediately met with broad support from business leaders across a broad array of industries. Here’s a quick look at what they’re saying:

10 Key Clean Energy Statements From Obama’s Climate Speech

10 Key Clean Energy Statements From Obama’s Climate Speech

Obama spent a long time (rightfully so) setting the stage in his climate and energy speech by discussing the threats of global warming and climate change. But, on a hot and sunny summer day in DC, Obama also trumpeted a strong plan to use more clean energy. Here were 10 of his key statements about clean energy (imho):

Green Energy Events: Accepting Renewable Energy Media Partnerships

Green Energy Events: Accepting Renewable Energy Media Partnerships

Do you know of an upcoming green energy event or conference? Let us know! We ‘re looking to make new media partnerships with upcoming alternative energy events including in the following areas: solar energy, wind energy, biofuels, tidal energy, geothermal energy, recycling, nuclear, clean coal, sustainability, green living, green building, clean water, hydrogen power, climate change, global warming, or related topics.

Breaking Down Key Features of Obama’s Climate Plan

Breaking Down Key Features of Obama’s Climate Plan

The Obama administration is proposing the most far-reaching climate change adaptation and mitigation measures ever put in place by a U.S. president. The plan includes everything from cutting power plant emissions to boosting the amount of wind and solar energy installations on public lands and buildings. Here are some questions and answers on the White House proposal that breaks down the key features of the “Climate Action Plan” the president is speaking about on Tuesday.

Fourth Graders Power Their Classroom with Solar Energy

Fourth Graders Power Their Classroom with Solar Energy

After learning all about solar and other energy sources, Aaron Sebens — a teacher at Central Park School for Children — and his fourth grade class came up with a bold idea: make their classroom solar-powered.

U.S. and India Build Climate, Clean Energy Cooperation

U.S. and India Build Climate, Clean Energy Cooperation

At the annual U.S.-India Strategic Dialogue meeting, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and India’s Minister of External Affairs Salman Khurshid reaffirmed their countries’ strong commitment to work together based on the 2009 U.S.-India Memorandum of Understanding on clean energy, energy efficiency, energy security, and climate change.

Wind Energy News: Spanish downturn a disaster for green energy

Wind Energy News: Spanish downturn a disaster for green energy

Spain’s wind turbine manufacturers are laying off workers and farmers who installed solar panels are facing ruin as austerity policies afflict the long-coddled green energy sector.


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