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Minnesota Climate Advisors Make Recommendations

Minnesota’s 2007 Next Generation Energy Act instructed Governor Tim Pawlenty (R) to convene a group of 50 advisors from the energy industry, nonprofits, business, agriculture, and health to come up with recommendations to cut global warming emissions. The Minnesota Climate Change Advisory Group just announced 50 recommendations they’re sending to the governor and the legislature. […]

February 6th

Panasonic, Sharp and Toshiba Form LLC for Electronics Recycling

Three large electronics manufacturers are taking a proactive step in an industry screaming for action. Panasonic, Sharp and Toshiba have established an electronic product recycling management company, Electronic Manufacturers Recycling Management Company, LLC (MRM), to spearhead electronics recycling and collection in the United States. This dream team was formed to provide a recycling service to […]

January 8th

Governors Form Wind Power Coalition

Governor Tim Pawlenty of Minnesota (R) and Governor Bill Richardson of New Mexico (D) have joined forces to promote a “Governors Windpower Coalition” to increase the use of wind energy across the United States. The objectives of the coalition include interstate collaboration (on issues like transmission), exchanging information on policy and technology, commissioning research on […]

December 10th