Archive for January, 2013

New Electricity Capacity Additions in US 2012

Monday, January 21st, 2013

The numbers are in, and they show a dramatic shift away from conventional fossil and nuclear electricity generation and towards generation from renewable sources. The information is from the Office of Energy Projects of FERC, the US federal electricity sector regulator, and from, a watchdog group that tracks US coal plants.

Renewable Energy Swings Votes

Sunday, January 20th, 2013

A recent poll on renewable energy found that support for renewable energy was strong in two swing states in particular, Colorado, and Iowa. (more…)