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Dakota Access Pipeline: What You Should Know (#NoDAPL)

1. The sheriff who harassed peaceful DAPL protestors has been suspended North Dakota Sheriff Gary Schwartzenberger has been placed on interim suspension, pending his removal from office, by the governor, according to the Bismarck Tribune. It is alleged by the county’s acting State’s Attorney Todd Schwarz that Sheriff Schwartzenberger, who has been working at the [...]

By | January 8th, 2017|Dakota Access Pipeline|0 Comments

MidAmerican Renewables

What is MidAmerican Renewables? MidAmerican Renewables, LLC, created in 2012, is a subsidiary of MidAmerican Energy Holdings Company, which changed its name from MidAmerican Energy Holdings Company to Berkshire Hathaway Energy in April 2014. Greg Abel, chairman, president and CEO of then MidAmerican Energy Holdings Company, who pocketed approximately $41 million last year in compensation, said that, "Our [...]

By | January 6th, 2017|Renewable Energy|0 Comments

American Energy Alliance To Influence Trump Renewable Energy Policy

An obscure Washington plan group that opposes almost any authorities aid for renewable energy has surfaced as an influential force in framing Donald Trump’ s plans in order to dismantle Obama administration climate initiatives. The tiny Institute designed for Energy Research and its advocacy equip, the American Energy Alliance, function from an office decorated with [...]

By | January 6th, 2017|Renewable Energy|0 Comments

China becoming global leader in renewable energy and technology

China is fortifying its worldwide dominance of renewable energy and supporting technologies, aggressively acquiring them both at home and abroad, leaving countries including the United States, the United Kingdom and Australia at risk of falling behind. A written report by the Institute for Power Economics and Monetary Analysis (Ieefa) found China's dominance in renewables is quickly spreading overseas, with [...]

By | January 6th, 2017|Renewable Energy|0 Comments

BHE Renewables

Berkshire Hathaway Energy owns one of the most significant renewable energy portfolios in the United States. Currently, an expanding portion of Berkshire Hathaway Energy's electricity generation mix originates from environmentally cleaner sources such as wind, water, the sun and the earth’s natural heat. As Berkshire Hathaway Energy continues to expand into the unregulated renewables market, a primary [...]

By | January 5th, 2017|Renewable Energy|0 Comments

Obama’s Renewable Energy Fantasy

On June 30, one day after the Supreme Court struck down the Environmental Protection Agency's regulation of mercury emissions from power plants, President Obama committed the United States to the goal of generating 20% of its electricity from renewable sources by 2030. Following the recent election, the Obama administration is pouring as much regulatory sand in [...]

By | December 30th, 2016|Renewable Energy|0 Comments