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ArticlesA plan to de-carbonize the world by 2050 -- doable, though chances are slim
July 9, 2014 | Lisa Friedman, E&E reporter
Holding back catastrophic climate change is still possible—but just barely, and doing so will require a tremendous technological effort, according to a sweeping new report that analyzes what it would take to de-carbonize the world’s top economies.
June 30, 2014 | The Wilderness Society
Land for solar energy development was auctioned off by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) in Nevada on June 30, a historic first.
The BLM auctioned a total of 3,000 acres in Nevada’s Dry Lake Solar Energy Zone to three companies, marking the agency’s first successful auction of solar energy development on public lands.
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V. John White talks about planning for California’s renewable energy renaissance. Stimulus projects are beginning construction; they will bring jobs into California and help to jump start the economy of high-unemployment desert areas. CEERT is bringing people together to plan for natural conservation, renewables generation, and transmission for clean power.
Hal Harvey from Energy Innovation
Hal Harvey, CEO of Energy Innovation: Policy and Technology LLC, recently visited a CEERT gathering. Here are some highlights recapping his very informative presentation to us.VIEW MORE videos »