U.S. Department of Energy
Shalanda Baker, who would lead the Energy Department's Office of Minority Economic Impact, said non-white communities are often "invisible to lawmakers."
The former Michigan governor has earned praise from climate groups for her commitment to renewable energy.
One official praised efforts to increase international exports from Texas as "critical to spreading freedom gas throughout the world."
“Now is not the time to slash funding for this promising research," a Democratic senator said.
States can spend as much as 15 percent of their payout to subsidize construction of public charging stations for electric cars.
Construction on America’s largest wind power plant began last year in Oklahoma. This project, the Wind Catcher Energy Connection
Solutions to the climate crisis are possible, asserts former U.S. Energy Secretary Dr. Ernest Moniz, but the nation needs
Favoring fossil fuel incumbents over their clean energy competitors is not deregulation.