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Legislation to Partially Repeal House Bill 6 Falls Short by Failing to Restore Clean Energy Programs

Press Release

April 1, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Gov. Mike DeWine signed legislation today to partially repeal Ohio’s scandal-ridden House Bill 6, but failed to restore the state’s renewable energy and energy efficiency resource standards.

White House Senior Director of Building Emissions to Keynote Living Future 2021 on Earth Day

Biden Administration Leader Joins 15th Annual Event Focused on Inclusion and Unity
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SEATTLE, March 23, 2021 /3BL Media/ - Mark Chambers, Senior Director for Building Emissions at the White House Council on Environmental Quality will keynote Living Future 2021 on Earth Day, April 22. His address will focus on the Biden Administration’s agenda for green building and opportunities for partnership with cities and private-sector leaders. 

Going Green, One Data Point at a Time

Utility customers want to know their personal carbon impact.
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Helping consumers make the right choices

The Biden administration’s pledge to create a carbon-free electricity generation sector by 2035 will require buy-in not just from utilities, but from the public en masse as well. Understanding the role of consumers, and the diverse factors that motivate them, will be critical to achieving decarbonization goals.

Ecocentricity Blog: Fun With Blocks

By: John A. Lanier
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With photovoltaics, wildflowers under the panels, sheep grazing the grass, bee hives, and a female technician, the design is incredibly well thought-out. It looks amazing!

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With photovoltaics, wildflowers under the panels, sheep grazing the grass, bee hives, and a female technician, the design is incredibly well thought-out. It looks amazing!

Ørsted Signs Long-Term Power Purchase Agreements With Target and Hormel Foods Corporation

Energy will come from the Haystack Wind project in Nebraska, US, currently under construction and expected online later this year.
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In addition to PepsiCo, announced earlier this year, Target, a general merchandise retailer, and Hormel Foods, a global branded food company, have signed long-term agreements with Ørsted to purchase energy from the 298 MW Haystack Wind project in Nebraska.

"It's great to partner with Hormel Foods, PepsiCo, and Target as they work towards their renewable energy goals," said Vishal Kapadia, Senior Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer, at Ørsted Onshore.

Three Game-changing Energy Technologies by 2030

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Climate change is one of the world’s leading existential threats, and governments and business leaders globally are working hard towards reducing and eventually eliminating carbon emissions. 

To achieve this, the energy sector is looking to adopt more and more innovative low-carbon energy technologies. Over the course of two articles, we will explore the following six game-changing technologies that are likely to shape our future:

1. Offshore renewable energy

2. Energy storage

3. High voltage direct current

4. Green hydrogen

Net Zero: DIY (Do It Yourself)

by Mike Hughes
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We have never spent more time in our own homes than we have in the past twelve months. It is no surprise then that consumer 

Green Source Advantage Offers More Renewable Energy Options for South Carolina Customers

Summary: 
  • Duke Energy launches cost-effective pathway to renewable energy for large customers.
  • Regulators approve 200 megawatts of new renewable energy capacity.  
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  • Duke Energy launches cost-effective pathway to renewable energy for large customers.
  • Regulators approve 200 megawatts of new renewable energy capacity.  

Ceres Joins U.S. Partners to Launch 'America Is All In' and Call for an Ambitious National Climate Target

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With the U.S. officially back in the Paris Agreement, Ceres joins the cross-sector call from a renewed network of non-federal climate leaders for a strong national climate target to ensure the U.S. is on track to cut emissions in half by 2030 and achieve net-zero emissions no later than 2050. 

Press Release

With the U.S. officially back in the Paris Agreement, Ceres joins the cross-sector call from a renewed network of non-federal climate leaders for a strong national climate target to ensure the U.S. is on track to cut emissions in half by 2030 and achieve net-zero emissions no later than 2050. 

Her Team Is Creating the Products, Services and Offerings Customers Want

Her Team Is Creating the Products, Services and Offerings Customers Want
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How does a 100-year-old company like Duke Energy transform for the future? Senior Vice President of Customer Solutions and Strategies Swati Daji says you think big. But more importantly, you think about the customer.

Daji’s team monitors emerging technology and helps customers achieve their energy goals. Whether a customer needs to lower their energy bills, increase energy efficiency, use renewables or have more resilient service, Daji sees her team as their energy advisor and integrator of choice.

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