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4 minutes with… Cory-Ann Wind, Lead Staff Oregon Clean Fuels Program, Oregon Department of Environmental Quality

4 minutes with… Cory-Ann Wind, Lead Staff Oregon Clean Fuels Program, Oregon Department of Environmental Quality

May 13, 2015 |

Tell us about your company and it’s role in the Advanced Bioeconomy. ODEQ is the regulatory agency that oversees the Oregon Clean Fuels Program, Oregon’s version of the low carbon fuel standards. The program’s goal is to reduce the carbon intensity of Oregon’s transportation fuels by 10% between 2016 and 2025. The regulated parties for […]

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World clean energy investment up 16% in 2014, hitting $310 billion

World clean energy investment up 16% in 2014, hitting $310 billion

January 12, 2015 |

World clean energy investment in 2014 rose 16% in 2014 to $310 billion, with offshore wind in Europe and solar in China and the US as the main drivers. This marks the first year since 2010-2011 that investment actually rose. Bloomberg New Energy Finance’s annual data highlights China as the strongest performance by far, and […]

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“Wind, biofuels & electric cars–just a few of the #sustainable initiatives we’re learning how to leverage.”

“Wind, biofuels & electric cars–just a few of the #sustainable initiatives we’re learning how to leverage.”

September 24, 2013 |

Today on Twitter: Nanowerk: Time to rethink misguided policies that promote biofuels to protect climate GSCareers Wind, biofuels & electric cars–just a few of the #sustainable initiatives we’re learning how to leverage: claireypoole: New study refutes myths about #biofuels’ impact on land use:

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Wisconsin wind, solar incentives to be cut in favor of biofuels?

Wisconsin wind, solar incentives to be cut in favor of biofuels?

August 19, 2013 |

In Wisconsin, the Focus on Energy Program, which authorizes $10 million per year in wind and solar incentives, has been suspended through the end of 2013 as the state moves towards providing incentives for biofuel-specific projects such as manure digesters or waste wood burning. In 2011, the incentives were switched to a 75/25% structure favoring […]

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Scottish investnment in UK renewables benefits growing biofuel sector

Scottish investnment in UK renewables benefits growing biofuel sector

August 13, 2012 |

In the UK, Scottish investment in renewable energy has reached new peaks as the sector has attracted over USD$4b in capital investment since 2009. Although wind farms have been the focus of the investment so far, the biofuel sector has benefited from over $400m in investment over the last three years. Scotland, which is home […]

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