renewable energy

Arkansas

Low-income communities priority for Arkansas’ $93.6 million federal solar grant • Arkansas Advocate

A partnership between an Arkansas renewable energy nonprofit and a multi-state organization that helps economically disadvantaged communities will use nearly $94 million in federal funds to help low-income families acquire solar power. Arkansas was one of many states chosen to receive the federal funds from the Environmental Protection Agency’s $7 billion Solar for All program, […]

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Alaska

Climate group will spend $80 million to tout Biden’s environmental record | #alaska | #politics

CNN  —  Advocacy group Climate Power is committing $80 million in advertising to call attention to President Joe Biden’s climate and environment agenda ahead of the 2024 election, the group announced Monday. The ad campaign broadly aims to inform voters about the president’s wide-ranging climate and clean energy agenda. As he took office, Biden set […]

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Alaska

‘Leap of faith:’ Alaska pursues carbon offset market while embracing oil | #alaska | #politics

Alaska’s push to become a bigger player in the clean energy market will be in the spotlight this week at a conference convened by Republican Gov. Mike Dunleavy By BECKY BOHRER Associated Press May 23, 2023, 12:04 AM ET • 4 min read JUNEAU, Alaska — Alaska’s push to become a bigger player in the […]

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Alaska

Biden is blamed for downturn in new oil drilling, but fossil fuel companies are the ones hitting pause | #alaska | #politics

CNN  —  OPEC+’s decision this week to slash oil production – and now the looming threat of higher gas prices – has pushed Republican rhetoric into familiar territory: President Joe Biden’s green policies are making Americans pay more at the pump. Republicans in Congress have slammed Biden’s attempts since he took office to curb new […]

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