NewEnergyNews: QUICK NEWS, Veterans Day, November 11: OBAMA ADMIN HONORS VETS INNOVATING NEW ENERGY; OHIO VETS DEFEND NEW ENERGY; TEXAS WIND GIVES IRAQ VET A HOME

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YESTERDAY

  • FRIDAY WORLD HEADLINE-Half Of World’s Threatened Mammals Harmed By Climate Changes
  • FRIDAY WORLD HEADLINE-China Is World’s Biggest Solar Producer
  • FRIDAY WORLD HEADLINE-Ocean Wind’s Price Getting More Competitive
  • FRIDAY WORLD HEADLINE-Next-Gen Biofuels Advance On The Market
  • THE DAY BEFORE

    THINGS-TO-THINK-ABOUT THURSDAY, February 16:

  • TTTA Thursday-Climate Moving Out Of The Goldilocks Zone
  • TTTA Thursday-U.S. New Energy Boom Gets Bigger
  • TTTA Thursday-Oil Companies Uneasy As EVs Rise
  • TTTA Thursday-Research Would Make Algae Biofuels Affordable
  • THE DAY BEFORE THE DAY BEFORE

  • ORIGINAL REPORTING: Shared Customer Storage May Make Big Batteries Obsolete
  • ORIGINAL REPORTING: Help For Rural Utilities To Build New Energy
  • ORIGINAL REPORTING: Arizona Utility Leads Trend Toward Demand Charges
  • THE DAY BEFORE THAT

  • TODAY’S STUDY: Here Come The Robot Cars
  • QUICK NEWS, February 14: Climate Change Progress That Politics Won’t Stop; Wind’s Price Getting Better; Vermont Health Care Goes Solar
  • AND THE DAY BEFORE THAT

  • TODAY’S STUDY: California’s Plan To Transform Its Energy System
  • QUICK NEWS, February 13: Fashion Faces Climate Change; UPS Delivers Solar; Ocean Wind Becomes The Next Frontier
  • THE LAST DAY UP HERE

  • Weekend Video: Arnold Comes Back Fighting For New Energy
  • Weekend Video: The New Energy Revolution Is Now
  • Weekend Video: Wind Works For Rust Belt Economies
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  • Another Tipping Point: US Coal Supply Decline So Real Even West Virginia Concurs (REPORT), November 26, 2013
  • SOLAR FOR ME BUT NOT FOR THEE ~ Xcel's Push to Undermine Rooftop Solar, September 20, 2013
  • NEW BILLS AND NEW BIRDS in Colorado's recent session, May 20, 2013
  • Lies, damned lies and politicians (October 8, 2012)
  • Colorado's Elegant Solution to Fracking (April 23, 2012)
  • Shale Gas: From Geologic Bubble to Economic Bubble (March 15, 2012)
  • Taken for granted no more (February 5, 2012)
  • The Republican clown car circus (January 6, 2012)
  • Twenty-Somethings of Colorado With Skin in the Game (November 22, 2011)
  • Occupy, Xcel, and the Mother of All Cliffs (October 31, 2011)
  • Boulder Can Own Its Power With Distributed Generation (June 7, 2011)
  • The Plunging Cost of Renewables and Boulder's Energy Future (April 19, 2011)
  • Paddling Down the River Denial (January 12, 2011)
  • The Fox (News) That Jumped the Shark (December 16, 2010)
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  • WEEKEND VIDEOS, February 18-19:

  • “The S Hits The Fan”
  • Some Fact-Finding
  • More Jobs In New Energy Than In Fossil Fuels

    Monday, November 11, 2013

    QUICK NEWS, Veterans Day, November 11: OBAMA ADMIN HONORS VETS INNOVATING NEW ENERGY; OHIO VETS DEFEND NEW ENERGY; TEXAS WIND GIVES IRAQ VET A HOME

    OBAMA ADMIN HONORS VETS INNOVATING NEW ENERGY White House Honors Energy-saving Veterans for Innovations

    Terri Moon Cronk, November 6, 2013 (U.S. Department of Defense)

    "…[A White House event honored 12 military veterans as] ‘champions of change,’ who perform ‘extraordinary work’ to advance clean energy and increase climate resilience and preparedness in their communities…[T]he 12 veterans continued to use their specialized skills and experiences to advance energy efficiency and renewable energy, made communities more resilient to climate change effects, and improved national energy security…Many veterans see a strong link between their experiences in Iraq and Afghanistan and their commitment to energy security…” click here for more

    OHIO VETS DEFEND NEW ENERGY Veterans Stand Up to Corporate Attach in Ohio Renewable Energy Standard

    Matt Kasper, October 15, 2013 (ClimateProgress)

    “Ohio’s clean energy law has come under attack by a lawmaker affiliated with the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), the group funded by fossil fuel companies, corporate interests and the ultra-conservative billionaire Koch brothers — but local vets are taking a stand…Sen. Bill Seitz (R-Cincinnati) is pushing a bill that would weaken Ohio’s renewable energy standard — a law that requires a certain amount of the state’s energy portfolio be derived from renewable sources…But in Ohio, a group of 2,000 veterans, military family members and supporters is pushing back against Seitz’s effort and other bills aimed at weakening Ohio’s renewable energy standard…[A recent study on the state’s law concluded that [Ohioans are already benefiting from renewables]…” click here for more

    TEXAS WIND GIVES IRAQ VET A HOME Iraq war vet to graduate in December

    Eladio Jaimez, November 8, 2013 (Valley Morning Star)

    “After serving in the United States Army for 10 years, living in Korea and completing three tours in Iraq, Georgia native Dominic Williams has found a home in the Rio Grande Valley…Williams is set to graduate in December with an associate’s degree in wind energy technology. He already has an associate’s degree in biomedical equipment technology but chose to continue his education because the only jobs he could find required [he and his wife] to move from the Valley…” click here for more

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