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Obama Solar Energy

Let it Shine

Allegra Panetto | Posted 04.07.2012 | Green
Allegra Panetto

Coming from the U.S., where alternative forms of energy are still atypical, it's hard, at first, to believe that in rural Malawi, where the majority of people live without electricity or running water, most people know about and want access to solar electricity.

Obama Administration Boosts Renewables On Both Coasts

AP | By MATTHEW DALY | Posted 12.20.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration moved Tuesday to boost renewable energy on both coasts, approving onshore solar and wind farms in the West and ...

Solar Scapegoat

Edward Flattau | Posted 12.12.2011 | Green
Edward Flattau

Simply because "green" energy is a mainstay of President Obama's domestic policy, House Republicans are fixated on discrediting it, even if that means abdicating future leadership to China in the global technology revolution.

Michael McAuliff

White House Slams GOP Claim 'We Can't Compete With China'

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 12.04.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration is seizing on remarks by a top Republican who argued that the United States cannot compete with China in the so...

Obama's July 3rd Weekly Address Fittingly Focuses on Clean Energy

Kevin Grandia | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Kevin Grandia

President Obama used the occasion of his most recent weekly address to announce that the Department of Energy would make a $2 billion investment in two new massive solar energy projects.

Look Out, Letterman! A Solar Energy Top 10 List, Just in Time for Earth Day

Brian F. Keane | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brian F. Keane

Good energy policies must be driven by a solid understanding of how to market solar energy to the American consumer. In true Letterman style, here's our "Top Ten" list of solar findings.