Tag Archives: Obama

Earth Day 2009

In an official Earth Day proclamation today, President Obama has stressed that increasing our use of renewable energy is key to America’s prosperity, and has announced plans to lease out federal waters for alternative energy projects such as wind and ocean currents.  To quote: The choice we face is not between saving our environment and […]

Thoughts about NERC Report on Renewable Energy

North American Electric Reliability Corp. stated that the planned expansion of solar and wind power by the Obama administration will definitely challenge the existing power grid. The company is not asking for a slowdown in the employment of renewable energy, but continued by saying that improvement in technology can help them reach the projected goal. […]

Next G8 Meeting with Obama

The sast G8 meeting was with President Bush, and the next will be with Obama, are we going to see some change? In July this year world leaders of the G8 met in Japan trying to agree on targets on global emissions.  This meeting however failed to achieve any concrete results or set clear goals. […]