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Swing Voters Want Renewable Energy: Voters understand that the choices we make today will shape the world a gene...

February 12, 2012 at 9:15AM by Jim DiPeso | comment Swing voters likely will determine the outcome of the November election, for both the White House and for Congress, whose collective approval rating remains well south of big banks at the height of the financial crisis, BP at the height of the Macondo oil spill, and Paris Hilton anytime. What's on swing voters' minds? Quite a bit, quite unlike the ne'er-do-well whom Kevin Costner portrayed in the mildly entertaining comedy Swing Vote four years ago. Let's focus on energy, likely to be a big issue during this year's campaign. Colorado College's State of the Rockies project hired Republican and Democratic pollsters to ask 2,400 voters in six states—Arizona, Colorado, Montana, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming—about energy and conservation issues. A large majority of swing voters in those states, 72 percent, agreed with the stat...

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thedailygreen.com 12 Feb '12, 4pm

February 12, 2012 at 9:15AM by Jim DiPeso | comment Swing voters likely will determine the outcome of the November electio...

Anti-Environment Talk Is Spoiling The Republican Brand, Alienating Independent Voters

Anti-Environment Talk Is Spoiling The Republica...

treehugger.com 12 Feb '12, 3pm

How does one know when a blue cheese is spoiled? Once the flavor goes off, fear of toxicity ruins the appetite. A river or...

President Obama Ups the Clean Energy Ante by a Cool $150 Million

President Obama Ups the Clean Energy Ante by a ...

cleantechnica.com 12 Feb '12, 5pm

Clearly undeterred by the GOP’s ongoing effort to cut federal support for clean energy , the Obama Administration has just...

Swing Sequence: Ray Romano: Kevin Hinton, one of Golf Digest's Best Young Teachers, analyzes Ray Romano's swing

Swing Sequence: Ray Romano: Kevin Hinton, one o...

golfdigest.com 12 Feb '12, 12am

Editor's Note: Each week in the series "How He Hit That" on the Instruction Blog , Kevin Hinton, Director of Instruction a...

Local renewable industry poised to make Vermont...

renewableenergyworld.com 09 Feb '12, 10pm

The industry, which ranges from local fabricators assembling electrical boards and contractors that specialize in hot wate...

U.S. President Stands Firm on Clean Energy Agenda

renewableenergyworld.com 14 Feb '12, 4pm

The budget request for the Department is part of the President’s blueprint for an American economy that is built on Americ...

Building the local food infrastructure | Energy...

energybulletin.net 12 Feb '12, 9pm

Connecting food to the local economy can provide more people with greater access to local foods. Making it happen is anoth...

Senator Bingaman Pushes to Renew Renewable Ener...

sustainablebusiness.com 10 Feb '12, 5pm

Senator Jeff Bingaman (D-NM), Chair of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, is trying to get the renewable e...

Secret Clean Energy Stash Discovered in Oceans

Secret Clean Energy Stash Discovered in Oceans

cleantechnica.com 15 Feb '12, 12pm

Lockheed Martin , the company better known for airborne innovation, is developing a way to mine renewable energy that is l...

Only awareness of issues makes us responsible voters: ~by: Ng Yi Shu~ We have all heard it – a new political awa...

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theonlinecitizen.com 17 Feb '12, 5am

“Empowering an effective government with the capacity to carry out its mandate is certainly a key function of democratic e...

“@RenewablesNews: Solarreserve reaches construction milestone, competing tower for groundbreaking project @solarandi

“@RenewablesNews: Solarreserve reaches construc...

renewableenergymagazine.com 11 Feb '12, 5pm

Utilizing what the Santa Monica, Calif.-based company describes as the most advanced solar thermal technology in the world...

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energycentral.com 15 Feb '12, 4pm

New vehicles' fuel economy hits record Feb 14 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Alisa Priddle Detroit Free Press In adva...

Opportunities for Energy Innovators: For a long...

renewableenergyworld.com 14 Feb '12, 2pm

For a long time "clean" and "green" marked the forward trend in the energy industry. Then came the quest for "smart" energ...

Green Car Congress: Average fuel economy of new...

greencarcongress.com 13 Feb '12, 3pm

Average fuel economy of new vehicles in the US climbed to 23.0 mpg in January 13 February 2012 The average fuel economy of...

Record 200 Small# WindTurbine Order for Gaia-Wind #emergy #renewables #wind

Record 200 Small# WindTurbine Order for Gaia-Wi...

renewableenergymagazine.com 11 Feb '12, 5pm

The announcement comes just weeks after Gaia-Wind won the prestigious Scottish Renewables Green Energy Award for business ...