Utility Dive: Energy Department offers $6B to decarbonize industrial manufacturing
9 Mar 2023
The announcement is part of the Biden administration’s effort to reduce emissions in the industrial sector, which make up nearly a quarter of the U.S.’s carbon footprint.
“Today’s announcement is yet another exciting step in the race to fully decarbonize our heavy industries … while ensuring America’s manufacturing sector stays strong and competitive,” U.S. Secretary of Energy Jennifer M. Granholm said in a statement.
MN Employment and Economic Development: State Exports Reach Record High: $27 Billion in 2022, up 16% over 2021Mar 8 2023
Minnesota exports of agricultural, mining and manufactured products reached a record high of $27 billion in 2022, according to a report released today by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED). The state's exports continued their growth streak from 2021, jumping 16% over the year. "Minnesota's record...
Pending state legislation would create a $115 million taxpayer-backed fund aimed at matching federal grants for new energy infrastructure in Minnesota. The State Competitiveness Fund would provide money to state, local and tribal governments — as well as to electric cooperatives and investor-owned utilities — for energy projects, including...
The clean energy revolution is on our doorstep. The last few years have seen an unprecedented level of both public and private investment in clean energy, in the U.S. and abroad. From next-generation nuclear energy to battery storage technology, American innovation is paving the way for a cleaner future....