Posts Tagged ‘Trump’

Despite Trump, American companies are still investing in renewable energy | John Abraham

Surveyed corporations stated that Trump’s election had no impact on their decision to buy renewable energy After the election of Donald Trump, many of us in the climate and energy fields were rightfully fearful. What would happen to international agreements to cut greenhouse gases? What would happen to funding for climate research? What would happen […]

Trump stances could affect cross-border energy trade

When President Donald Trump signed an executive order in April to impose a tariff on Canadian softwood lumber, the administration and its supporters heralded the move as an equalizing measure meant to bolster domestic timber production. For Trump, the tariff was the latest move meant to build on his “America First” campaign platform. View full […]

Pittsburgh and Paris join over 200 cities and states rejecting Trump on climate | Dana Nuccitelli

Local and international efforts might be enough to limit the damage Trump’s scorched Earth approach I was elected to represent the citizens of Pittsburgh, not Paris So said Donald Trump in a speech justifying his irrational, historically irresponsible decision to withdraw the United States from the Paris international climate treaty. Of course, 75% of Pittsburgh […]

States scramble to salvage climate crusade abandoned by Trump

Gregory Wetstone, left, Randy Hoyle and Kevin Martin of Terra-Gen Power at the Alta East wind energy project in California's Tehachapi Mountains. Gregory Wetstone, left, Randy Hoyle and Kevin Martin of Terra-Gen Power at the Alta East wind energy project in California's Tehachapi Mountains. View full post on Wind Power News

Wind Power Juggernaut Really doing for 100K Workers what Trump only Promised

Big news on the wind power front. First, it has emerged in the US as the number one renewable energy source , generating more electricity than hydro-electric for the first time. View full post on Wind Power News

Home of World’s Biggest Wind Turbine Maker Bypasses Trump Sphere

Denmark's minister in charge of energy policy plans to head to the U.S. this year to talk to state representatives in an effort to promote wind energy despite open declarations of hostility toward the technology from President Donald Trump. Lars Christian Lilleholt, energy minister in Denmark's minority center-right coalition led by Prime Minister Lars Lokke […]

Unfazed by Trump, Innogy sticks with U.S. wind expansion plans

“We are not in waiting mode in the United States. We are relatively advanced,” Peter Terium told journalists at the annual Handelsblatt energy conference. View full post on Wind Power News

IEA chief Fatih Birol eyes Donald Trump risk, says renewables critical in climate fight

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OPEC, Trump, green efforts power change in energy world

OPEC, Trump, green efforts power change in energy world Many energy producers see reasons for optimism as they start 2017. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2hGtW4d U.S. energy producers of all kinds see reasons for optimism as they start 2017, though the incoming Trump administration may spell trouble for some of a greener hue. […]

Renewable Energy Sector Remains Optimistic Amid Trump Policy Outlook

President-elect Donald Trump has appointed several Cabinet members with strong ties to oil and gas . And he's been clear about his support for coal . View full post on Wind Power News