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Clean Energy Race

Deutsche Bank's Parker: Senate Clean Energy Policy Failure Driving Investor Exodus

Devon Swezey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Devon Swezey

The message from clean energy investors like Deutsche Bank and the model provided by our global competitors are both quite clear: what the U.S. needs is not cap and trade but a comprehensive clean economy strategy.

How America Can Lead the Clean Energy Race

Teryn Norris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Teryn Norris

The U.S. has a successful track record of catching up in strategic industries. We can and must do the same today in clean energy, and in the aftermath of cap and trade, there's not a moment to waste.

Over 100 Student Body Presidents Urge Congress to Support Energy Education

Teryn Norris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Teryn Norris

A group of more than 100 university and college student government presidents submitted a letter today urging Congress to launch a national program for clean energy science and engineering education.

A Clean Energy Competitiveness Strategy for America

Devon Swezey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Devon Swezey

By Jesse Jenkins and Devon Swezey Accelerating U.S. clean technology innovation, manufacturing, and market creation has become not just an environmen...

WATCH: China Building Ambitious "Solar Valley City" to Advance Solar Industry

Teryn Norris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Teryn Norris

Overall, this project is yet one more example of how China is moving rapidly to lead the global clean energy industry while the United States falls behind.

Focus the Nation on Jobs and the Clean Energy Race

Garett Brennan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Garett Brennan

While Congress is mired in debate, young leaders across the country are convening forums that are helping their communities get educated, engaged and connected to efforts to build a competitive and prosperous U.S. clean energy economy.

Green News Report -- March 30, 2010 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app! IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: China beats ...

It's Not All Good: Why You Should Worry About the Clean Energy Race

Devon Swezey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Devon Swezey

In his State of the Union Speech, President Obama issued what is now a familiar refrain: "the nation that leads the clean energy economy will be the n...

A Critical Moment for Energy Leadership

Teryn Norris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Teryn Norris

The clean energy race represents one of the greatest opportunities and challenges for American leadership in a generation, and it demands a similar national mobilization.

Asia Challenges U.S. Innovation Leadership, New Report Shows

Teryn Norris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Teryn Norris

A major report released last week by the National Science Board concludes that U.S. global leadership in science and technology is declining as foreig...

Earth to Thomas Friedman: Winning the "Earth Race" Requires Federal Investment

Teryn Norris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Teryn Norris

The race to develop competitive clean-tech industries is critical to motivating enough development of clean technologies -- far more than any "legally-binding" global emissions treaty, as we've seen with the failure of the Kyoto Protocol.

Will America Lose the Clean Energy Race?

Teryn Norris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Teryn Norris

The U.S. is not only investing far less in our clean energy industries than Asian nations, but also falling behind in energy science and technology education.