Energy Policy

NJR Clean Energy Ventures Invests In 4.7 Megawatt Solar Project

Clean Energy, Green Technology, Jobs

NJR Clean Energy Ventures (NJRCEV), a subsidiary of New Jersey Resources, announced June 21, 2011 that it will invest up to $23.7 million to develop, own and operate a 4.7 megawatt, ground-mount solar system in Vineland, NJ. Once complete, the solar installation will provide electricity to the wholesale market through the Vineland Municipal Electric Utility (VMEU). “Our latest commercial solar ...

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Jobs: Republican Governor Signs Renewable Energy Bills


To be eligible, a company must make a capital investment greater than $50 million and create at least 200 full-time green jobs. This would include companies

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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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Zep, Inc. Looks To Expand Their Green Jobs Workforce

Zep, Green Technology, Green Jobs

Zep Inc., a leading green technology provider of specialty chemical products to a wide variety of industrial, institutional and retail customers, is currently seeking to fill green jobs. As a Professional Outside Chemical Sales Representative with Zep, Inc.  these experienced green technology professionals have the ability to sell a wide array of Zep, Inc. environmentally-friendly products that have Excellent Brand Awareness, ...

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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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