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Environmental group profiles Cleveland's "clean economy"
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • November 23 2011

A Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) blog is highlighting a "rust busting road trip" to Cleveland to profile the city's "clean economy."


Clean energy ballot proposal faces sharp criticism from environmental groups, renewable energy supporters
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • March 7 2012

A proposed state constitutional amendment that would pump $13 billion a year into green energy projects over 10 years has come under fire from environmental groups and renewable energy supporters that are critical of the plan’s lack of transparency


Bipartisan poll finds that a majority of Ohioans support clean energy
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • April 16 2012

A bipartisan poll conducted in January found that across partisan, gender and geographic subgroups, Ohioans overwhelmingly support policies and political candidates that support clean and renewable energy, and believe clean energy and energy efficiency projects will create jobs for the region, according to a press release from the Ohio Environmental Council


PUCO issues Ohio RPS report
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • April 22 2012

Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) Staff last week issued their annual report detailing the utilities' compliance with Ohio's Renewable Portfolio Standard and highlighting policies that may encourage the use of renewable resources


Advanced energy industry raises concerns over firstenergy long-term REC RFPs
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • November 9 2011

FirstEnergy Corp. is facing criticism from the advanced energy industry that its requests for proposals for 10-year renewable energy credit (REC) contracts are unworkable and do not encourage new Ohio-based renewable energy generation


USDA announces availability of reap funds
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • January 22 2012

The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced that funds are once again available through the Rural Energy for America Program (REAP) to provide assistance to agricultural producers and rural small businesses to complete a variety of energy efficiency and renewable energy projects


Google report says delaying clean energy will cost U.S. economy trillions
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • June 29 2011

A new report released by Google says that the U.S. economy could lose trillions without a private and public focus on innovation in renewables, storage, and electric vehicles, according to an article at environmental news and commentary website Grist


Ohio leads the nation in green school projects
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • December 22 2011

With 315 projects, Ohio "leads the nation with more green school projects underway than any other state," according to a press release from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), a private non-profit organization dedicated to the development of energy-efficient buildings


Study details potential economic benefits of new federal air-pollution rules
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • November 21 2011

A new study examines the potential positive economic impacts resulting from companies’ investments in emission control technology in response to new U.S. Environmental Protection Agency air-pollution rules


Bill clarifies zoning and tax laws for land used to grow crops for energy production
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • USA
  • November 21 2011

The Ohio House of Representatives Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee accepted a substitute version of House Bill 276, which clarifies state zoning and tax laws for land used to grow crops for energy production