Posts tagged with the keyword: ‘obama green energy’

Obama to propose ‘national plan’ on climate change

Obama to propose ‘national plan’ on climate change

US President Barack Obama will give a major speech on climate change Tuesday in which he will propose a “national plan” to curb carbon pollution despite resistance from Congress.

Energy Security Trust Counterproductive Says Advanced Biofuels USA, Preferring a True Carbon Tax and Apollo Program Scale Efforts

Energy Security Trust Counterproductive Says Advanced Biofuels USA, Preferring a True Carbon Tax and Apollo Program Scale Efforts

Advanced Biofuels USA, an internationally respected nonprofit educational organization dedicated to promoting the understanding, development and use of advanced biofuels as an energy security, economic development, military flexibility and climate change/pollution control solution finds the Obama Administration’s proposal for an Energy Security Trust counterproductive, insufficient and inconsistent with previous Administration statements regarding the urgency of [...]

Climate Change and Washington’s Approach

Climate Change and Washington’s Approach

 President Obama’s inaugural address placed climate change and clean energy where they truly belong – among the most profound challenges of our time.  Our progress in addressing them over the next four years depends on how vigorously the president works to translate words into action, and whether there’s any willingness in Congress to join him [...]

Green Business: Solyndra’s Lessons: Challenges of the Global Energy Market

Green Business: Solyndra’s Lessons: Challenges of the Global Energy Market

In September 2011, Solyndra, a US-based solar panel manufacturer, declared bankruptcy.  The Solyndra case illustrates the complexity of developing renewable energies.  Many globalization factors influence the production and distribution of  renewable energy, such as economics, politics, science and technology policy, and commodity markets, to name a few. The demand for energy continues to rise as [...]

Politics at play as Obama talks energy at MIT

Politics at play as Obama talks energy at MIT

President Barack Obama is doing more than promoting clean energy with a tour of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He’s pumping some energy of his own into the campaigns of New England allies facing tough re-election bids. The president’s politicking on Friday begins in Cambridge, Mass., with a quick “official” event at MIT to challenge [...]


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