Posts Tagged ‘Barack’

Barack Obama is the first climate president | John Abraham

A look back over last eight years shows that a president really does matter My how far we’ve come in less than eight years. We have seen happen what those of us in the climate and energy fields knew could happen. The US has become a world leader on climate change, dramatically increased our production […]

Barack Obama singles out Koch brothers over fossil fuel lobbying

US president says conservative politicians and businesspeople are ‘standing in the way of the future’ by opposing his clean energy measures Barack Obama has railed against US political and business figures who oppose the expansion of wind and solar power in a speech where he singled out the influential Koch brothers for criticism. Accusing opponents […]

Barack Obama warns his fossil-fuelled opponents he has clean energy to spare

President says conservative opponents including Republican backers the Koch brothers are ‘standing in the way of the future’ by opposing his climate measures Barack Obama has railed against US political and business figures who oppose the expansion of wind and solar power in a speech where he singled out the influential Koch family for criticism. […]

Barack Obama: ‘America is No. 1 in wind power.’

President Barack Obama devoted a portion of his State of the Union address to talking up America’s energy trends, including being a leader in our own energy production. “We believed we could reduce our dependence on foreign oil and protect our planet,” he said. View full post on Wind Power News

Split over wind-energy tax credit part of Barack Obama-Mitt Romney fight for Iowa’s vote

For decades, the talk of the Midtown Cafe – located in what was once the Maytag Hotel – was about the happenings at the Maytag Corp., the appliance manufacturer that provided good jobs at good wages for many residents in this heartland community. View full post on Wind Power News