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Obama's Green Investment Plan Could Refresh Ohio's Economy

Article: Obama's Green Investment Plan Could Refresh Ohio's Economy

COLUMBUS, Ohio, January 13, 2009 (ENS) – After he takes office on January 20, President Barack Obama has said he will seek congressional approval to invest $150 billion over 10 years on clean energy initiatives. This would fund next-generation biofuels and fuel infrastructure, advance the commercialization of plug-in hybrids, develop renewable energy, invest in low-emissions…

Funding for Texas Parks in Limbo

Article: Funding for Texas Parks in Limbo

AUSTIN, Texas, October 31, 2008 (ENS) – Warning of a continuing crisis in Texas parks and natural areas, the nonprofit advocacy group Environment Texas is calling on a stalled legislative task force to meet and develop a plan “to stop raiding parks funding for other purposes.” “With severe damage to several parks from Hurricane Ike,…