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Market to Market (January 31, 2014)

posted on January 31, 2014 at 7:10 PM

Market to Market (January 31, 2014)
Full Program: The law authorizing nearly a trillion dollars in spending on farm and nutrition programs moves one step closer to fruition. President Obama unveils his vision for U.S. energy production – much to the chagrin of ethanol supporters. Iowa farmers... Full Story

Market to Market (January 24, 2014)

posted on January 24, 2014 at 7:01 PM

Market to Market (January 24, 2014)
Full Program: An explosion at an Omaha animal feed plant kills two people and injures more than a dozen. Biofuels supporters voice their disapproval of proposed cuts to the renewable fuels standard. Officials work with agricultural producers to improve water... Full Story

Market to Market (December 20, 2013)

posted on December 20, 2013 at 7:17 PM

Market to Market (December 20, 2013)
Full Program: Arid conditions stoke wildfires in California, but the rest of the country could see a break in the weather. The “Oracle of Omaha” gets a larger stake in wind power, as lawmakers call for reforms in renewable energy policy. Locomotives roll... Full Story

Arizona regulators raise solar rates $5 per month

posted on November 15, 2013 at 5:56 PM

Arizona's utility regulators have voted to raise monthly fees for Arizona Public Service customers who install rooftop solar power panels by about $5. Full Story

Market to Market (February 1, 2013)

posted on February 1, 2013 at 7:20 PM

Market to Market (February 1, 2013)
Full Program: The focus in Washington shifts from fiscal issues and gun control to immigration reform. Renewable fuels advocates prepare to use a few assault weapons of their own on Big Oil. Livestock markets rally on dwindling cattle supplies and friendly... Full Story

Renewable Fuels Supporters Unveil 2013 Goals

posted on February 1, 2013 at 6:12 PM

Renewable Fuels Supporters Unveil 2013 Goals
U.S. agriculture is still reeling from the worst drought in half a century. While farmers produced the 8th largest corn crop in history, the 2012 harvest was still well below expectations. Full Story

NY Farmers Encouraged to Grow Willow for Fuel

posted on July 6, 2012 at 1:08 PM

MEXICO, N.Y. (AP) - The U.S. Department of Agriculture has earmarked $4.3 million to encourage northern New York farmers to grow shrub willows as a renewable energy source. The State University of New York College of Environmental Science and... Full Story

Project Liberty Breaks Ground

posted on March 16, 2012 at 4:49 PM

Project Liberty Breaks Ground
With the turn of a shovel this week, one of the world’s largest producers of ethanol entered a new chapter in biofuel production. Full Story

Feds: Mid-Atlantic wind farms take step forward

posted on February 3, 2012 at 5:08 PM

Offshore wind farms from New Jersey to Virginia took a big step closer to reality with the completion of a review that showed the renewable energy source would leave no major environmental damage, officials said Thursday. Full Story

Interior backs solar, wind farms in Calif., Ariz.

posted on December 20, 2011 at 2:59 PM

The Obama administration has approved a pair of renewable energy projects being developed on public lands in Arizona and California. Full Story

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