26 Nov '12, 9pm

#Solar under attack - Climate skeptic group works to reverse #renewable energy mandates:

The Heartland Institute, a libertarian think tank skeptical of climate change science, has joined with the conservative American Legislative Exchange Council to write model legislation aimed at reversing state renewable energy mandates across the country. The Electricity Freedom Act, adopted by the council’s board of directors in October, would repeal state standards requiring utilities to get a portion of their electricity from renewable power, calling it “essentially a tax on consumers of electricity.” Twenty-nine states and the District of Columbia have binding renewable standards ; in the absence of federal climate legislation, these initiatives have become the subject of intense political battles.

Full article: http://www.seia.org/news/climate-skeptic-group-works-reve...

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First, he should convene a national energy summit. Bring together all energy stakeholders from industry, NGO, and other ke...

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renewableenergyworld.com 20 Nov '12, 3pm

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