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Bringing Home the Green Recovery

April 15, 2009 - 2:56pm -- Anonymous

Bringing Home the Green Recovery: A User’s Guide to the 2009 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act is available from Green For All and PolicyLink to assist local and state advocates, nonprofit organizations, public agencies, and policymakers in making the best use of recovery dollars. While the guide is not a complete survey of funding provisions in the Recovery Act to be used for planning renewable energy projects, it does provide a useful overview of the recovery programs being funded and provides recommendations for building an inclusive green economy.

But what about that eminent domain thing? (Eminent Domain Part 2)

January 29, 2009 - 2:10pm -- Anonymous

Renewable energy has been a major factor in the resurgence of energy corridor acquisitions. The nature of renewable energy means there is a need to link the energy source (often in remote, not-very-populated areas) to the energy demand (in highly populated areas). As advocates for wind energy, transmission can be a significant hurdle in successful development of wind farms.

UK Turbine Hugging Picture-At Last!

October 24, 2008 - 12:44pm -- Anonymous

Those of you who frequent this blog may remember an entry back in June about an upcoming "turbine hugging" picture from a community wind event in the UK.  Well, I have kept checking their website, to no avail.  Finally I contacted them by e-mail to see if/when a picture might be posted.  While it is still not up on their website, th