Federal and state incentives steer RNG toward transportation, creating a barrier for utilities hoping to promote it.
Illinois’ Future Energy Jobs Act included funding for solar training more accessible to lower-income residents.
While bittersweet for some, a prospering Kentucky city prepares to phase out its coal-burning power plant.
Listen: A special podcast collaboration between the Energy News Network and Greentech Media spotlights the shift in clean energy politics. COAL ASH: Groundwater testing reveals coal ash contamination near at least 70 power plants in 22 states, with numbers likely to grow. (InsideClimate News)
EFFICIENCY: The Trump administration takes down the Energy Star website during its government shutdown while other sites remain online. (E&E News)
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GRID: Virginia utility regulators reject most of Dominion Energy’s $6 billion proposal to modernize its electric grid, saying the cost for customers was too high.
The Midwest is the largest untapped American region in the fight against climate change. While many press announcements focus on California and the coasts, the real action is going to happen in the Midwest.