renewable energy News
Jan 09, 2013
Salt Lake Tribune
When Gov. Gary Herbert issued his Ten Year Energy Plan in March 2011, he claimed that, "Utah is at the very forefront of the nation — and oftentimes the world — in developing alternative and renewable energy technologies."
Jan 07, 2013
Salt Lake Tribune
Hundreds of energy industry professionals, scientists and policy experts are gathering in Salt Lake City this week for Utah Gov. Gary Herbert’s Energy Development Summit, an annual forum addressing some of the energy issues confronting the Intermountain West.
“This conversation will help position Utah for an exciting energy future that embraces a diversity of resources and proceeds with a dual focus on responsible practices and economic growth,” Herbert’s office said in a news release.
Dec 12, 2012
New York Times
WE don’t think much about pitch pine poles until storms like Hurricane Sandy litter our landscape with their splintered corpses and arcing power lines. Crews from as far away as California and Quebec have worked feverishly to repair or replace those poles as utility companies rebuild their distribution systems the way they were before.
Dec 06, 2012
It's ironic that Bill McKibben once wrote a book called "The Age of Missing Information" because that's exactly what's missing from the longtime environmental activist's latest campaign.
McKibben embarked this month on a nationwide tour to denounce the fossil fuel industry and get public institutions to divest from oil and gas companies. He says that this will reduce carbon emissions, thereby slowing global warming and averting environmental catastrophe.
Nov 19, 2012
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