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Clean Energy Jobs Labor Day Report to Show Uptick in Growth in Second Quarter 2015

Clean Energy and Clean Transportation Job Announcements for Q2 Surpass Q1

Which states currently lead the nation when it comes to new clean energy job announcements in the second quarter (Q2) of 2015?  

The national nonpartisan business group Environmental Entrepreneurs (E2) will release its closely watched quarterly, state-by-state, clean energy and clean transportation jobs report on Thursday (September 3, 2015) at 11 a.m. EDT – just in time for the Labor Day weekend.

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Energy Department Announces $10 Million to Advance Efficient, Environmentally-Friendly Highway Transportation Technologies

The Energy Department announced $10 million for eight incubator projects to develop innovative solutions for efficient and environmentally-friendly vehicle technologies that will help reduce petroleum use in the United States. The funding will go toward projects that pursue breakthrough approaches to providing Americans with greater freedom of mobility and energy security, while lowering costs and reducing environmental impacts.

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More Clean Diesel Trucks Now On the Road Means Lower Fuel Consumption and Fewer Greenhouse Gas Emissions

National Savings of 880 Million Gallons of Diesel Fuel (2007-2014) Comes as President Announces Proposed Second-Phase Rulemaking for Truck Efficiency

More Clean Diesel Trucks Now On the Road Means Lower Fuel Consumption and Fewer Greenhouse Gas EmissionsEmissions are going down and fuel savings and greenhouse gas emissions benefits are going up in the nation's commercial trucking fleet as more truckers invest in new technology clean diesel engines, according to new research released today by the Diesel Technology Forum.

The new generation of clean diesel vehicles is a growing portion of the total diesel commercial truck population with more than 37 percent of all diesel medium and heavy duty commercial trucks registered in the United States now equipped with newer technology clean diesel engines - those manufactured in Model Year 2007 or newer that have near zero particulate emissions.

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