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Offshore Wind Power Important to Future of Clean Energy Development

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Offshore wind power is paramount to the future of clean energy development as the potential is huge. In layman’s terms it is simply the construction of wind farms on the water which generate electricity from the wind. It can include the ocean as well as inland areas like lakes, fjords and sheltered coastal areas using …

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GOP Led House Passes Cut Version Of Obama’s Energy Bill By $6 Billion

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On Friday, the Republican led House passed a 30.6 billion dollar energy bill covering the Energy Department and the Army Corps of Engineers programs. The final cost was $1 billion less than this years budget, and $6 billion less the President Barack Obama’s request for the energy and water projects. The Republican leaders called it …

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Clean Water: Water Shortage Crisis Worsens As Climate Change Advances

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Many of us take clean water for granted, especially in developed nations. We go to the kitchen or bathroom and turn on the faucet, and viola, we have instant access to clean water! Unfortunately, for roughly some 1 billion people, that isn’t the case. In fact, according to The Water Project, there is a global …

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DOE Announces $4.5 Billion For 3 Solar Projects

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DOE Announces .5 Billion For 3 Solar Projects LOS ANGELES — The Department of Energy has announced nearly $ 4.5 billion in conditional commitments for loan guarantees for three California solar projects, the agency said. The announcement includes $680 million for the Antelope Valley Solar Ranch in Los Angeles County, $1.88 billion for the Desert …

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