Tag Archives: Department of Defense

Value of Biofuels Goes Beyond Those With Direct Investment

Concerns over the future of biofuels in a future national energy strategy were aired before some pretty influential parties this week, as stakeholders ratchet up their defense of a federal Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) that has promoted the development of … Continue reading

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Grassroots Campaign in 2014 Can Insure a Sustainable Energy Future

It should not be surprising to any that a recent ExxonMobil campaign featuring a quiz about America’s energy future puts a heavy emphasis on fossil fuels. The campaign gives the politically appropriate nod to the need for a wide variety … Continue reading

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Obama Climate Plan Recognizes Value of Agriculture, Forestry Sectors

President Obama this week announced a comprehensive plan to address climate change. While debate over the cause of changes in climate patterns continues, few deny that flooding, drought, tornados and other damaging weather events continue to occur more often and … Continue reading

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Defending Clean Energy Goals and Policies

Renewable energy stakeholders were reminded again in recent weeks that misguided criticism and outright misinformation launched against the nation’s pursuit of a clean energy future must be turned back. Whether it’s the rhetorical and legislative assaults on the federal Renewable … Continue reading

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Military Biofuels Programs Can Drive Major Economic, Job Growth

The following guest blog is from Vice Adm. Dennis McGinn (US Navy, Ret.), president of the American Council On Renewable Energy (ACORE), a membership organization dedicated to building a secure and prosperous America with clean, renewable energy. ACORE is an … Continue reading

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