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President Obama's Energy Plan: Half Empty or Half Full?

Denise Bode | Posted 08.26.2013 | Green
Denise Bode

As a country, the key is to realize that the tank isn't unlimited. We have to make real decisions about the collective journey we've embarked upon together and the wisest roadmap to get us to our destination in as effective manner as possible.

As If People Matter

Pam Solo | Posted 03.27.2013 | Green
Pam Solo

A growing number of people are willing to support and even lead President's Obama's call to action, but first want to make sure that the president's vision for preserving the planet as articulated in his energy policy will hold as a key value that people matter.

Daniel Basteiro

The Road Forward: Spain Keeps Thinking Big Thanks To Obama

HuffingtonPost.com | Daniel Basteiro | Posted 01.22.2013 | Politics

MADRID -- "We've got to make sure we're building sources of energy for the future, not just thinking about next year, but 10 years from now, 20 years ...

Is Energy Obama's Internet?

Theodore Johnson | Posted 02.04.2013 | Green
Theodore Johnson

Just as President Clinton presided over the Internet boom that accompanied rapid economic growth in the late '90s, the nation may be on the verge of an energy boom that will define the Obama economy -- and his presidency's legacy.

5 Energy Goals for Obama's Next 100 Days

Christopher F. Jones | Posted 01.15.2013 | Green
Christopher F. Jones

While these measures will likely gain more support from Democrats than Republicans, each offers a degree of bipartisan appeal that should increase their chance of success.

This November Our Energy Future Hangs in the Balance

Kate Gordon | Posted 12.23.2012 | Green
Kate Gordon

Anyone tracking America's energy mix over time would have to conclude that while we have liked coal a lot, we maybe like it a little less now. And that's a good thing.

Dear Candy, You Blew It on Climate Change

Don Kraus | Posted 12.18.2012 | Green
Don Kraus

Disappointed doesn't begin to express how I feel about the question you didn't choose from the audience. You had a chance get the candidates on record on how they will deal with climate change, and you blew it.

The Greener the Economy, the Greater the Economy

Neil Wagner | Posted 12.17.2012 | Green
Neil Wagner

Facts can be funny things and the fact is, some people don't look at the facts when assessing the economic impacts of environmentally-friendly business practices.

Issa Slams Obama On Energy Failure

The Huffington Post | Erin Mershon | Posted 07.02.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Republicans have jumped on the latest failed solar company, lambasting it as another example of the Obama administration's "politically ...

Is Barack Obama Morphing Into Dick Cheney?

Michael T. Klare | Posted 08.21.2012 | Politics
Michael T. Klare

As recent events have demonstrated, Obama's energy policies globally bear an eerie likeness to Cheney's, especially in the way he has engaged in the geopolitics of oil as part of an American global struggle for future dominance among the major powers.

Obama Campaign: Why Won't Romney Stand Up To 'Voices Of Extremism'?

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 05.29.2012 | Politics

The Obama campaign is criticizing Mitt Romney for campaigning with Donald Trump despite the latter's continued focus on the "birther" conspiracy. ...

Obama: Further Steps Needed 'To Deal With Climate Change In A Serious Way'

The Huffington Post | Joanna Zelman | Posted 04.25.2012 | Green

"We're going to have to take further steps to deal with climate change in a serious way," President Obama declared in a recent Rolling Stone interview...

Energy-backed firms award bonuses, file bankruptcy

The Center for Public Integrity | Posted 05.06.2012 | Green
The Center for Public Integrity

By Ronnie Greene and Matthew Mosk, iWatch NewsPresident Obama's Department of Energy financed a fleet of green energy companies that later fell into...

Tom Zeller Jr.

Jeremy Rifkin: The 'Democratization Of Energy' Will Change Everything

HuffingtonPost.com | Tom Zeller Jr. | Posted 11.26.2011 | Green

Rampant unemployment, rising food prices, a collapsed housing market, ballooning debt -- to Jeremy Rifkin, the American economist and president of the...

Obama Talks Jobs In Key State

AP | DARLENE SUPERVILLE | Posted 10.11.2011 | Politics

NEW YORK — Aligning himself with a public fed up with economic uncertainty and Washington gridlock, President Barack Obama declared Thursday: "T...

President Obama Announces New Fuel Standards For Heavy Vehicles

AP | DARLENE SUPERVILLE | Posted 11.08.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON — Fire trucks and concrete mixers, semis, heavy-duty pickups and all trucks in between will, for the first time, have to trim fuel co...

Obama: Clean Energy Will 'Make Our Economy Less Vulnerable To Wild Swings In Oil Prices'

AP | DARLENE SUPERVILLE | Posted 06.02.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama says shifting the U.S. away from imported oil and toward cleaner forms of energy will add momentum to a tren...

The Speaker Is Orange, Can the President Be Green?

Joshua Keyak | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Joshua Keyak

Is this our Sputnik moment? I hope so because it will take nothing less that an Apollo-esque program to accomplish Obama's clean energy goals.