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Dec 08, 2016

Energy Politics

Solving the energy crisis is going to take a lot of social action combined with government support. Rising energy costs are finally starting to force global leaders to research alternatives and provide the funding to make changes. Issues like global warming are becoming mainstream reality and causing worldwide concerns about pollution and consumption. Hopefully our civilization will agree to put in the effort needed to save our planet. The articles on this page discuss the politics of renewable energy and change.

Oil Companies Promote Alternative Energy

Oil Companies Promote Alternative Energy

I was watching the television on Saturday night and would you believe there was a commercial about alternative energy? I was amazed. Alternative energy education right at home in

E85 Health Report Disputed

E85 Health Report Disputed

Phil Lampert, Executive Director of the National Ethanol Vehicle Coalition, responds to a recent health report about the potential health and pollution risks of e85 ethanol. The report warns of

Sustainable Energy Blueprint

Sustainable Energy Blueprint

The Sustainable Energy Blueprint was originally prepared by a number of the member groups of the Sustainable Energy Coalition (not formally affiliated with the Sustainable Energy Network). To date, 190

2007 Alternative Energy Investments

2007 Alternative Energy Investments

2007 is likely to become a boom year for alternative energy. The rising popularity of alternative energy technologies will attract venture capital funding, legislative incentives and support, and growing investment

Invest in Renewable Energy in China

Invest in Renewable Energy in China

China is gaining speed as a world leader in the development of renewable energy technologies. Its booming population is straining the energy infrastructure and putting ever increasing pressure on the

Incentives to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

Incentives to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

A New Zealand company has applied to patent Celsias.com, the world’s first online community that allows regions, businesses or community groups to be paid for reducing the carbon emissions from

Discuss Alternative Energies

Discuss Alternative Energies

2007 is set to be an exciting year for the online alternative energy community. Our technical Guru has just completed preliminary work on our new alternative energy forums. This latest

One Million Pixels for Social and Environmental Harmony

One Million Pixels for Social and Environmental Harmony

The Million Campaign Homepage (MCH) is offering one million pixels to groups and organizations involved in furthering peace, liberty, democracy, environmental prosperity, education, health, bread and water, an open and

Biodiesel banned in Texas

Biodiesel banned in Texas

Come December 31st, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) is set to effectively ban biodiesel in the state’s largest markets. The problem, they say, lies with the fuel’s nitrogen

Hydel Power and Poverty Alleviation

Hydel Power and Poverty Alleviation

Harnessing hydel energy can be an effective way of reducing poverty. China and India have already done that successfully. It is not a fruitful idea to keep discussing as to

Waste to Energy needed in Pakistan

Waste to Energy needed in Pakistan

Growing urbanisation and changes in the pattern of life, give rise to generation of increasing quantities of wastes and it’s now becoming another threat to our already degraded environment. However,

Ocean and Offshore Renewable Energy Policy

Ocean and Offshore Renewable Energy Policy

Ocean and Offshore Renewable Energy Policy in the United States After the Energy Policy Act of 2005. This document examines the Energy Policy Act of 2005, which was signed into

Pollution from Waste-to-Energy Incinerators

Pollution from Waste-to-Energy Incinerators

The environmental impact of waste-to-energy technology outweighs the benefits when it comes to a proposed garbage incinerator in Greater Vancouver, according to a leading pollution researcher. The new trash incinerator

George W. Bush on Renewable Energy

George W. Bush on Renewable Energy

Transcript of President Bush’s Oct 12th speech at the Renewable Energy Conference in St. Louis. The president claims that energy is important to himself and also to the nation. He

Apollo Alliance for Michigan’s Energy Future

Apollo Alliance for Michigan’s Energy Future

An alliance of labor and environmental groups went to Lansing this summer with an important proposal for the Legislature to consider in trying to revitalize Michigan’s economy.
Too bad lawmakers blew