Posts Tagged ‘senator’

Oklahoma senator: Harnessing our homegrown power

I think all Oklahomans can attest to the truth of this famous quote from our state's favorite son. The weather is as much a part of our story as the generations of hard-working people who built our communities. View full post on Wind Power News

The American people – not Big Oil – must decide our climate future | Senator Bernie Sanders and Mark Jacobson

We must aggressively transition our energy system away from fossil fuels and toward clean, renewable energy solutions. And we need to do so now The debate facing our world today is not whether we need to address climate change. That debate is far, far behind us. The issue is how to address climate change – […]

Liberal senator wants windfarm inquiry to recognise ‘adverse health effects’

Coalition figures want inquiry to acknowledge alleged health impacts and support more checks by the regulator A new federal inquiry could call for commonwealth oversight of windfarm regulations and demand recognition of the alleged health impacts of turbines on people living near them, according to Coalition senators. The prime minister, Tony Abbott, dismayed the wind […]

Senator Al Davis pushing for better incentives for wind energy developers in Nebraska

Currently, ‘Community Based Energy Development’ provides a sales tax exemption on the equipment and supplies used to construct a private wind energy project. View full post on Wind Power News

Senator to VPIRG chief: Try to be more civil

A Vermont state senator is taking exception to remarks made by the head of the Vermont Public Interest Research Group on the development of large-scale wind power in the state. View full post on Wind Power News

Exclusive: Tweaking tax code could spur green energy: senator

At a time when its bailing out its banking sector, Spain is cutting crucial medical services for disabled children, Bloomberg reports. View full post on Wind Power News