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Loan Guarantee Program Stays in Spotlight

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The Week In Green Energy: Green’s Back But Still Under Attack

Obama is pushing for a  green agenda (again).

Following a series of symbolic votes by the newly reenergized Republican Party, including one to repeal the health care law, this week saw a GOP-led effort to roll back the Environmental Protection Agency’s ambitious green agenda. Three Republicans — Senator James Inhofe (R-Ok.), Representatives Fred Upton (D-Mich.) and Ed Whitfield (R-Ky.) released the latest legislation…

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The Week in Green Energy: The Many Ways to Skin a Cat

At a somber post-election press conference, President Barack Obama, ever the pragmatic, conceded that one of his major policy goals, implementing a comprehensive cap-and-trade system, was dead. “Cap-and-trade was just one way of skinning the cat; it was not the only way,” Obama said on� Wednesday, a day after the Republican take-over of the House…

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The Alternative Agenda: Tesla, BP and What to Expect This Week In Green Energy

Tesla’s IPO is Tuesday; BP is on hurricane watch; Republicans won’t work with Obama on climate bill

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The Week In Green Energy: The Tipping Point

The first week in June could well go down in history as the moment energy and climate legislation in the U.S. reached its tipping point.

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