Energy Department Recognizes Nation’s Top Green Power Programs

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today recognized four leading organizations for expanding the market for electricity produced from renewable energy sources during the 11th annual Green Power Leadership Awards in San Francisco, California. These organizations’ innovative “green power” programs provide consumers with the opportunity to purchase clean energy from…

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EPA, DOE Partner to Develop Renewable Energy on Potentially Contaminated Sites

WASHINGTON –The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) are evaluating the feasibility of developing renewable energy production on Superfund, brownfields, and former landfill or mining sites. As part of the RE-Powering America’s Land Initiative, EPA is investing approximately $1 million…

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