Energy Law

Next Alternative’s Battle Creek Plant to Create 100 Green Jobs

Green Technology, Green Jobs, NAI

On June 14, 2011, Next Alternative, Inc. (NAI), a break-through company paving the way in the global effort to discover alternative means of energy with offices in the U.S., Canada, and Germany, announced plans that the firm’s new Battle Creek, Michigan plant will enhance the local landscape by bringing more green jobs to the area. NAI’s Vice President of U.S. ...

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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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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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Internet-based XCI Cloud Sprinkler Watches Weather For You

Green Technology | Where Main Street Meets Green Street

Los Angeles, CA-based green technology firm Cyber-Rain might have the coolest new green technology innovation for lawn care since the first lawn mower was invented by Edwin Budding in 1827. Cyber-Rain, an emerging green technology leader in providing groundbreaking smart sprinkler controller systems, has developed an easy-to-use Internet-based smart sprinkler controller system that reduces landscape water usage by 30-70%. Automatically ...

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Bureau of Labor Statistics Publishes Green Jobs Guide

Green Technology | Where Main Street Meets Green Street

For help with writing your resume, networking with employers, and finding your perfect wind job, visit the CareerBuilder Resource Center at U.S. Green Technology right away! As another school year comes to a close and both high school and college students look for careers with long-term growth, a new career handbook called “The Occupational Outlook Handbook” has just been released ...

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German Chancellor Merkel Focuses on Germany’s Renewable Energy Sector

For help with writing your resume, networking with employers, and finding your perfect green job, visit the CareerBuilder Resource Center at U.S. Green Technology right away! German Chancellor Angela Merkel, the first female Chancellor of Germany, is anything but an environmentalist. The political party Chancellor Merkel leads, the Christian Democratic Union, is comparable to the Republican Party in the U.S. ...

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GreenWizard Is Making Green Construction Easier For Businesses

Image via CrunchBase According to Constructech Magazine, a recent webinar held by the National Association of Home Builders said that the next generation of homebuyers is looking for green construction. In fact, the majority are willing to pay $5,000 more for a home that is energy efficient. However, there are also other green construction add-ins that most homebuyers expect to ...

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