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Posted byon April 22, 2012 at 10:00 AM EST
Riding a bike instead of driving alone is one way Americans can reduce greenhouse gas emissions. See what steps the Obama Administration is taking to reduce air pollution and protect the health and welfare of the American people
Posted byon April 22, 2012 at 8:00 AM EST
America's nearly 400 national parks include 84 million acres of breathtaking landscapes, historical sites and cultural treasures -- and this week they are all free!
Posted byon April 20, 2012 at 5:23 PM EST
A quick glimpse of what happened this week on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon April 20, 2012 at 4:32 PM EST
Fort Ord, a former U.S. Army Post located in the heart of California's Central Coast, is one of the largest open spaces in the highly developed Monterey Bay area.
Posted byon April 19, 2012 at 3:18 PM EST
Assistant Secretary of the Army Katherine Hammack congratulates Lieutenant Colonel Alan Samuels for leading a renewable energy installation that helps to conserve energy and protect lives in Afghanistan.
Posted byon April 19, 2012 at 10:04 AM EST
As the founder and CEO of General Compression, Eric Ingersholl, had a desire to use the America's natural wind resources to "power projects combining conventional wind farms and the company's storage technology to create a new type of generator" -- playing a major role in generating the cost-effective, carbon-free grid of the future.
Posted byon April 19, 2012 at 9:49 AM EST
Kevin Frank, CEO of Voith Hydro supports the use of renewable energy and believes: "it’s now up to the manufacturers, power providers, and end users to work in concert to ensure the America of the future is powered with clean sustainable energy."
Posted byon April 19, 2012 at 9:44 AM EST
Jan Blittersdorf, President and CEO of NRG Systems, is excited by her involvement and the world's interest in renewable energy -- "serving this industry and watching it grow, evolve, and mature has been a highlight of my life," she says.
Posted byon April 19, 2012 at 9:38 AM EST
James Liao, a leading expert in Metabolic Engineering and Synthetic Biology, is working to develop solutions for the fueling the future as a part of the Department of Energy’s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E’s) Electrofuels program.
Posted byon April 19, 2012 at 9:37 AM EST
Once a leader in the ethanol production industry, MFA Oil, led by CEO Jerome Taylor and 40,000 farmers, breaks into renewable energy with its work in Biomass -- requiring an environmentally sustainable perennial crop that is cost-effective and provides a high yield per acre.