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Obama Throws down Green Energy Gauntlet in State of the Union

President Barack Obama alternately played the role of cheerleader-in-chief and political tough guy while giving green energy pride of place in his State of the Union address Tuesday. In his speech the president sketched out a vision of a government that supports innovation by funding research and development into a variety of new technologies, including…

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This Week In Green Energy: U.S. Wind Capacity Peaks at 35 GW

As we head into the second month of 2010,� industry groups are releasing their overview of the past year. One worth highlighting was the year-end report for 2009 by the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) that said that the U.S. wind industry grew by 39 percent last year, adding 9,922 megawatts of new capacity, which…

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