On Sunday, representatives from the Lehigh Valley-Berks Air Quality Partnership visited the Pennsylvania Renewable Energy Festival in Kempton, Berks County. Access our Flickr page to the right for more photos and descriptions.
From the DEP: HARRISBURG (June 20) — Noting Pennsylvania’s achievements in promoting renewable energy technologies, Environmental Protection Secretary Kathleen A. McGinty accepted the Apollo Alliance “All the Right Stuff” Award this week on behalf of Governor Edward G. Rendell and the commonwealth. “In Pennsylvania, we’re turning environmental challenges and the rising demands for energy into … Continue reading
WASHINGTON, D.C. (May 29) – The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) recently announced $22.7 million in basic research projects aimed at improving the capture, conversion and use of solar energy. Three of the projects are at Pennsylvania universities. The research will help increase the amount of solar power in the nation’s energy supply. “These projects … Continue reading