Tag: budget

Renewables nuked; nukes renewed: Bioenergy slashed 69% as US DOE budget gets detail; The Digest’s 7-Minute Guide to the DOE Budget

Renewables nuked; nukes renewed: Bioenergy slashed 69% as US DOE budget gets detail; The Digest’s 7-Minute Guide to the DOE Budget

May 23, 2017 |

Want to understand what DOE is targeting, cutting, growing or eliminating — but don’t have the time to wade through all 2300+ pages of the budget request? Try our 7-Minute Guide. In Washington, the US Department of Energy submitted a request for a $1.433B cut, or 69.3 percent to the Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy annual […]

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Of sausage-making, DC and bioenergy budgets

Of sausage-making, DC and bioenergy budgets

June 1, 2016 |

The signals coming out of Washington DC are so confusing, you might be wondering if there’s going to be a budget for the US Department of Energy for the fiscal year starting this October. Yep, there will be, but let us explain the current pile of doggy droppings. You see, the Senate took no action on […]

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Ohio drops DOT alternative fuel mandate in new budget

Ohio drops DOT alternative fuel mandate in new budget

April 8, 2015 |

In Ohio, the state’s department of transport vehicles are no longer required to use alternative fuels after the new budget signed last week made the change. The policy was put in place in 2006 but filling stations remain limited around the state, with just 125 offering E85 and only 7 offering biodiesel. Now that gas […]

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Benjamins for Biofuels in the 2015 Obama Budget: The Digest’s 7-Minute Guide

Benjamins for Biofuels in the 2015 Obama Budget: The Digest’s 7-Minute Guide

March 5, 2014 |

Vitally interested in President Obama’s proposed 2015 budget and the 411 on grants, incentives, tax credits, loan guarantees and R&D support — but haven’t got the time to read all 1653 glorious pages? Try the Digest’s 7-Minute Guide. In Washington, President Obama outlined his $3.9 trillion budget proposal for 2015, with a focus on tax […]

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North Dakota governor wants renewables push in new budget

North Dakota governor wants renewables push in new budget

January 15, 2013 |

In North Dakota, Gov. Jack Dalrymple has recommended $5.48 million to support renewable energy and energy conservation initiatives during the 2013-2015 budget from the Resource Trust Fund. Ethanol production has increased 300% in the state during the past decade.

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