President Barack Obama is ordering the federal government to nearly triple to 20 percent its use of renewable sources for electricity by 2020.
EIA’s earlier-issued “Electric Power Monthly” revealed that renewables had provided 14.20% of net electrical generation during the first six months of the year.
Anna Austin identifies the necessity to increase incentivizing renewable energy in the US Northeast. Especially the northeast of the United States and its high demand for heat and electricity requires ambitious and smart renewable energy policies. Within this article Anna Austin compares the different roles, definitions and perceptions of biomass energy between different northeastern states.
Clean energy and sustainable transportation projects launched this year created nearly 40,000 new green jobs in America during the second quarter (2Q) of 2013.