Today in Washington, Black Enterprise magazine hosted an energy forum, hoping to bring Black-owned businesses - the country's fastest-growing minority business group - to EPA and its energy funding. Clean Skies News brings you coverage of the discussion and just what this demographic can do to get in on the energy revolution.
Will 2010 be the year of the electric car? Clean Skies News' Lee Patrick Sullivan is live from Electric Avenue at the Detroit Auto Show where auto makers push their latest, green models.
California comes one step closer to the state's Low Carbon Fuel Standard, aiming to make 20 percent of the state's fuel be other than gasoline by 2020. Clean Skies News looks at how this could affect the biggest gasoline market in the U.S., and the ethanol industry that might get left out in the cold.
Clean Skies News reports on the 6th Annual State of the Energy Industry sponsored by the U.S. Energy Association (USEA) , and whether the U.S. electricity industry can become carbon-free. And if it can, what does that mean for electricity prices? Industry insiders say decarbonization will happen with help from the government.
Interior Secretary Ken Salazar met today with groups from all sides of the controversial Cape Wind project. Salazar said the arguments were passionate, and there's no compromise in place right now. He told those involved in the debate, "You decide, or I'll decide for you," and he says he'll do so by the end of April. Clean Skies News' Margaret Ryan has more.
Clean Skies News takes you to Detroit and this year's North American International Auto Show, where green themes and electric cars are infiltrating the biggest names in transportation.
Margaret Ryan has an exclusive interview with Interior Secretary Ken Salazar on the controversy over the Cape Wind project off Nantucket. Clean Skies News looks at just what could stop the first wind project off the Atlantic Coast from ever being built and how a compromise can be reached.
The government is reporting "well above average" natural gas stockpiles for this time of year and Clean Skies News talks with Michael Roberts, lead energy analyst with the energy management firm Prenova, for a deeper analysis of those figures.
Sponsors and attendees of the 2010 Investor Summit on Climate Risk are calling it a success. Clean Skies News' Susan McGinnis reviews the summit and speaks to some of the big players in energy investments about their thoughts on legislation and their next moves in financing clean energy technology.
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission is proposing limits for energy speculators, with lukewarm backing from federal regulators. Clean Skies News looks how the plan could affect the market, companies and your bank account.
Rob McCord, Pennsylvania State Treasurer, talks to Clean Skies News about how his state is investing in a green workforce.
Though Congress and the President stress the future of a green economy, Roderick West, CEO of Entergy New Orleans, says differently. West joins Clean Skies News to explain why he feels the green revolution can't continue past the stimulus dollars.