Author: zachp

Transportation Funding Crisis — And A New Tax?

The “Transportation Funding Crisis” was just recently brought to my attention. While conducting some research, I was startled to find congress pondering a “novel” new tax. So what is this “crisis?” Currently the U.S. federal government spends $78 million a year to keep the national highway system in working order, … [continued]

Renewable Energy Adoption — Not Fast Enough

Here on CleanTechnica, we regularly see article after article trumpeting the advances wind power has made (for example, last year, the rate of installation increased by about 20%) or praising the huge installation of photovoltaic power in Germany, Italy, or even the Czech Republic! While Europe may be the clean … [continued]