Alternative Energy News

Small Business Urges Congress To Save E85 Flex Fuel Tax Credit

Green Information Technology, Green Technology, Green Careers

Redwood City, CA-based Propel, which owns and operates a network of Clean E85 Flex Fuel self-serve filling stations, along with two other leading providers of domestic renewable fuels and 2,350 small business retailers of E85 Flex Fuel will lobby Congress to say no to the elimination of the 45 cents-per-gallon Volumetric Ethanol Excise Tax Credit (VEETC) that is up for ...

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Lime Energy Announces Analyst Day To Discuss Energy Efficiency

U.S. Green Technology | Where Main Street Meets Green Street

Elk Grove, IL-based Lime Energy, a leading green technology provider of energy efficiency and renewable energy solutions, announced today that it will be hosting an analyst day on Wednesday, June 29, 2011 in Atlantic City, NJ. The green technology event will be held from 8AM to 4PM ET beginning at Caesar’s Hotel. The day will include a corporate overview and ...

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ENERGY STAR Legislation To Create Roughly 17,800 Green Jobs

ENERGY STAR, Green Building, Green Technology

According to ENERGY STAR, the international standard for energy efficient consumer products, many commercial buildings in the District of Columbia and New York City will need to meet ENERGY STAR performance reporting deadlines by this summer. As established by new green building legislation in the District of Columbia and New York City, the law requires the use of the Environmental ...

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Deloitte Calls on Canada to Offer Clean Technology Incentives

Canada, Clean Technology, Deloitte

Deloitte, the largest private professional services organization in the world, commended Canada’s federal government today for staying the course on planned corporate tax rate reductions. However, Deloitte’s tax leaders believe that the budget did not sufficiently address Canada’s global competitiveness nor help to cultivate a stronger knowledge economy in fast growing areas such as life sciences, alternative energy, clean technology ...

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UPS And Live Nation Form Environmentally Friendly Alliance

Green Technology | Where Main Street Meets Green Street

In green news yesterday, “The Big Brown Machine,” otherwise known as the United Parcel Service (UPS) and the world’s largest live-events company Live Nation Entertainment announced a landmark, multi-year environmentally friendly sponsorship alliance. The deal between the two industry behemoths is intended to promote UPS’s environmentally friendly logistics solutions to the millions of Live Nation Entertainment music fans across North ...

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Toyota plans to help China sell 5 million vehicles by 2020

U.S. Green Technology | Where Green Street Meets Main Street

For help with writing your resume, networking with employers, and finding your perfect solar job, visit the CareerBuilder Resource Center at U.S. Green Technology right away! Confronted with a growing energy crisis, China has enacted ambitious policies for the development of new alternative energy vehicles. China hopes to sell 5 million new alternative energy vehicles by 2020. Included in the alternative energy ...

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The Renewable Energy Initiative

Renewable Energy, Ecosystems Solutions

Contest Launched By The Renewable Energy Initiative The Renewable Energy Initiative has announced the launch of the “Renewable Future” contest to encourage production of commercials that promote renewable energy. There are several positive aspects including a growing economy, job creation and reduce cost of energy. The contest has encouraged the participation of top film departments at major universities such as ...

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