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Trump administration buries dozens of clean energy studies

On Oct 27, 2020
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RT @invw: BREAKING: Documents obtained by InvestigateWest show 46+ reports from almost every program within US Energy Dept.'s energy efficiency and renewables office + 7 national labs have been stalled, downgraded or spiked by Trump admin. https://t.co/RcQLwMXOby via @pfairley @invw @grist
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“This is a systemic issue.” Political interference is a pervasive practice targeting research funded by the DOE’s efficiency and renewables office, say federal researchers, who add that the pattern is intensifying. Dan Kammen, a veteran energy expert at the University of California, ...

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On Oct 27, 2020
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RT @invw: BREAKING: Documents obtained by InvestigateWest show 46+ reports from almost every program within US Energy Dept.'s energy efficiency and renewables office + 7 national labs have been stalled, downgraded or spiked by Trump admin. https://t.co/RcQLwMXOby via @pfairley @invw @grist
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Trump administration buries dozens of clean energy studies

Trump administration buries dozens of clean energy studies

“This is a systemic issue.” Political interference is a pervasive practice targeting research funded by the DOE’s efficiency and renewables office, say federal researchers, who add that the ...

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I was discussing the dramatic drop in coal use in the US and the dramatic rise in renewable energy production and one of my many conservative friends* referred me to this report to explain ...

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