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Posted by joneill
November 18, 2015

Last week, the New Economy Coalition hosted New Economy Week to discuss the challenges faced by our changing economy an

Posted by joneill
November 10, 2015

A new energy bill, the Clean Energy and Pollution Reduction Act – SB [Senate Bill] 350 – passed the

Posted by joneill
November 8, 2015

Community solar in the U.S. is flourishing as never before. An important new ruling by the IRS may serve to accelerate this growth.

Posted by joneill
November 7, 2015

There is a tug of war being played out across the country between generators of renewable energy– rooftop-solar owners, community solar gardens, etc. – and regulated public utilities.

Posted by joneill
November 6, 2015

Contaminated land doesn’t have to be a community eyesore. More and more, these areas are being re-used as renewable energy generation sites.

Posted by joneill
October 16, 2015

Two Western states, Nevada and Colorado, have recently chosen to retain their existing net metering programs in the face of formidable opposition from utilities.

Posted by joneill
October 14, 2015

Today the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments (COG) recognized the Community Power Network as a recipient of its Climate and Energy Leadership Award in

Posted by joneill
October 13, 2015

Many government programs exist to meet vital needs. And although they may be popular with the target group for which they were designed, they are little known to the general public.

Posted by joneill
October 2, 2015

When people think of distributed renewable energy, solar tends to be what comes to mind. But this isn’t always the case.

Posted by joneill
October 1, 2015

Distributed solar energy can help families save money and create good jobs.

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