June 21st, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
The American Council on Renewable Energy has this week announced the launch of a new campaign that aims to spur $1 trillion in new US private sector investment by 2030 for the renewable energy sector and enabling grid technologies.
March 20th, 2013 | by Andrew
Sixteen organizations spanning the US solar industry, including the DOE's National Renewable Energy Laboratory, have launched a group effort that should result in opening up large, new pools and lower the cost of capital for the US solar energy industry
August 7th, 2012 | by Andrew
The wind power tax credit extensions have been passed in bi-partisan fashion by a 19-5 vote as part of broader tax cut extension bill. Greeted with guarded optimism by US wind power market and industry participants and supporters, some of the largest US electric utilities, including Exelon, are lobbying against further progress.
July 12th, 2012 | by Silvio Marcacci
Global clean energy investment jumped 24% during Q2 2012 to reach $59.6 billion, led by China's 92% financing surge.
June 8th, 2012 | by Andrew
One of the ways the US federal government subsidizes the fossil fuel industry is by allowing natural gas, oil and coal investors to form Master Limited Partnerships (MLPs). These special purpose investment vehicles exempt companies forming them from corporate income taxes. Legislation from Delaware Sen. Christopher Coons seeks to level the playing field by opening MLPs up to renewable energy investors.
May 29th, 2012 | by Zachary Shahan
In the midst of ongoing controversy regarding solar subsidies and solar trade, below is a great post by Melanie [&hellip
March 6th, 2012 | by Zachary Shahan
Last week, I posted on Ernst & Young’s latest Country Attractiveness Indices for renewable energy. It put the U.S. [&hellip
January 13th, 2012 | by Zachary Shahan
Ceres, director of the Investor Network on Climate Risk (INCR), “a network of 100 institutional investors with collective assets [&hellip
September 30th, 2011 | by Zachary Shahan
Check out this "World Energy Report" and my thoughts on some of the issues represented here