The challenge of alleviating energy poverty remains to be fully addressed. In a "key findings" brief for the Scholars Strategy Network, I suggest three ways restructuring of the processes and procedures of the the two primary low-income energy assistance programs (the Low Income Home Energy Assistance and Weatherization Assistance programs) could improve impact and effectiveness.
In February 2009, President Obama signed the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (also known as, ARRA, the Recovery Act, or simply the stimulus). Through the Recovery Act, the Energy Department invested more than $31 billion to support a wide range of clean energy projects across the nation -- from investing in the smart grid and … Continue reading Update (Video): Recovery Act’s Clean Energy Revolution
The NC A&T State University Team is leading the 2013 Department of Energy NATIONAL CLEAN ENERGY BUSINESS PLAN COMPETITION, creating a bio-adhesive with numerous uses from pig manure. Check out the video to learn more and vote here http://energy.gov/2013-national-clean-energy-business-plan-competition BIOADHESIVE ALLIANCE - North Carolina A&T State University Bioadhesive Alliance Inc. is a developer and manufacturer of “PiGrid”, … Continue reading From Pig Manure to Bio-Adhesive