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Growing the Green Evolution

February 05, 2010

Ken Silverstein, EnergyBiz Insider

American energy policy is a bit stop and go. While it’s now centered on going green, the signals coming from Washington are always yellow and continually making participants hesitant to commit to long-term projects.

Relatively inexpensive hydrocarbons have fueled this country for decades. But spiraling prices along with concerns over air quality and dependence on foreign governments have forced policymakers to rethink this situation. That is what has propelled the renewable energy movement forward — a condition that has led to the development of better and cheaper technologies, permitting those sustainable fuels a foothold in markets.

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February 9th, 2010 at 4:18 pm

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