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EIA Energy Outlook 2013

Posted on Apr 12, 2013 in Blog | 0 comments

Energy Information Administration (EIA) Annual Energy Outlook: 2013 On December 5, the Energy Information Administration (EIA) released its Annual Energy Outlook report for 2013. The report concluded that the United States will reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions nine percent by 2020 from 2005 levels, falling short of the 17 percent target. In addition, energy-related carbon emissions are projected to remain about five percent below 2005 levels through 2040. The report shows that by 2040 the power sector will become more reliant on low-carbon sources, with renewable power increasing from 13 percent of the electricity mix to 16 percent, natural gas from 24 percent to 30...

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BCSE Clean Energy Factbook 2013

Posted on Apr 12, 2013 in Blog | 0 comments

The Business Council for Sustainable Energy recently released its 2013 factbook on U.S. clean energy markets. Check it out: BCSE Sustainable Energy Factbook

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NREL Bioenergy Report

Posted on Feb 10, 2012 in Blog | 0 comments

NREL recently released a report on the future of biofuels. Check it out: NREL Bioenergy Report

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2008 Factoids

Posted on Jan 1, 2009 in Factoids | 0 comments

A number of Factoids from 2008 are aggregated in the following document. Please have a look! SEC.Factoids-2008

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Factoid 21: Renewables on the Rise

Posted on Jan 15, 2008 in Factoids, Featured | 0 comments

Factoid 21: Renewables on the Rise

Renewables Could Economically Provide 25% of U.S. Electricity and Transportation Fuel by 2025 On November 13, 2006, the RAND Corporation released a 73-page study, entitled “Impacts on U.S. Energy Expenditures of Increasing RENEWABLE ENERGY Use” which concludes that renewable energy could play a larger role in the U.S.’s energy future under the right conditions. The Energy Future Coalition, a nonprofit organization, asked RAND to assess the impact on energy expenditures as well as other impacts associated with the goal known as 25×25.  This refers to having 25 percent of the energy used for electricity and ground motor vehicle transportation fuels in the...

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