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Wind Subsidy Defeated In The Senate

The wind producers Production Tax Credit (PTC) extension was voted down in the Senate. The PTC awards a tax credit of $0.023 for each kilowatt-hour (KHW) produced. 340 more words

Alternative Energy

Tribe should have right to develop its energy resources

MONTANA – The Northern Cheyenne Tribe should have the right to utilize and develop its energy resources.

The Northern Cheyenne Reservation has unemployment rates which are 50 percent or higher throughout the year. 144 more words

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Peak Oil Not A Near-Term Threat

Peak Oil is that point in time when the world runs out of new finds of oil and from that point on,  oil becomes more scarce and more costly. 98 more words

Fossil Fuels

Tribal Leader Forum on Climate Preparedness and Resiliency to be held on March 4

CALIFORNIA – The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Indian Energy is hosting the 10th in a series of planned strategic energy development forums for tribal leaders and interested staff on “Tribal Energy Systems: Climate Preparedness and Resiliency.” The forum will be held on Wednesday, March 4, 2015, from 9 a.m. 125 more words

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Congressional Approval of Keystone XL Pipeline (Globe and Mail)

Keystone XL was approved by US Congress today.  Obama is expected to veto the bill.  Canadian government is weighing in heavily on the discussion.  Checkout the Globe and Mail Article.

Keystone XL