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Meetings with Chinese leader bring agreement

...2009, Obama and then-President Hu Jintao formalized a renewable energy partnership, including the establishment of clean-energy research centers focused on electric vehicles, cleaner coal and water energy programs.Last November, Obama and...
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My Turn: Time to connect to the President's issue - climate change

...return? Will we as a state go all-in on clean energy as well? Alaska has enormous clean energy potential to power its future and reduce...gas emissions. As used here, the term "clean energy" refers both to energy efficiency and renewable...
Calif.'s climate fight in 11th hour

...adding solar and wind to the electricity grid. They say the push to use advanced technology will create a new economy of clean energy, good-paying jobs.Still, lawmakers worry about the practical effects on residents.Assemblyman Jim Cooper, D-Elk...
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My Turn: Rural energy solutions an opportunity for US Arctic leadership

...communities. An Alaska grid will enable stranded renewable energy resources to be brought to distant users, will incentivize clean energy jobs and will support industry that today simply ships natural resources to other economies for processing.Alaska...
Groups form alliance to tackle climate change by initiative

...year.The Alliance for Jobs and Clean Energy on Tuesday announced plans to put...and use that money to invest in clean energy, communities or other programs...while also raising money for jobs, clean energy and minority and low-income communities...
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Senate panel votes to lift 40-year-old US ban on oil exports

...whether to end the ban should be made by the executive branch."Congress should be focusing on meeting America's clean energy needs and our transition to a low-carbon economy," said White House spokesman Frank Benenati.
Shell move dims nation's oil prospects

...been "a terribly big deal" because it would have attracted others to the region.Though countries are pushing for cleaner energy sources, analysts predict that the world will need another 10 million barrels a day between 2030 and 2040 to meet...
Clinton breaks Keystone silence, says she opposes pipeline

...Americans calling on President Obama to reject the Keystone XL pipeline in favor of building an American economy powered by clean energy."Reince Priebus, the chairman of the Republican National Committee, said Clinton was being "blatantly dishonest...
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Drilling OK comes just before Obama's visit

...of the Natural Resources Defense Council. "We have to make clear to the rest of the world that we are all in on a clean energy future. And we've got to stop giving the rest of the world license to go exploring by permitting Shell to do it...
Susitna-Watana studies resume after spending freeze is lifted

...dam, which would generate about 2,800 gigawatts, as a way to provide half of the Railbelt's energy demand with clean energy at long-term stable prices.Continuing at a slower pace to prevent unnecessary spending could end up costing the...


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