image with AI
As artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning, and other innovative technologies grow in popularity, several major U.S. tech companies are investing heavily in data centers to keep up with the growing energy demand needed to run these programs. Big tech companies are betting big on the growth of these technologies...
ira funding
Since the introduction of the Biden administration’s Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) and other funding policies, several states across the U.S. have benefitted from investment in green energy, tech, and other sectors. While recent funding policies offer widespread public spending across the U.S., some unexpected states are benefitting from the...
geothermal power plant
The U.S. is developing its geothermal energy capacity through investment in research and development, as well as several new production projects across the country. National policies and schemes, such as the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) and the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Geothermal Technologies Office’s (GTO) 2022-2026 Multi-Year Program...
electric vehicle
Two years after the launch of the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA), the U.S. government has finalized its final electric vehicle (EV) Tax Credit Rules, which could change the face of the U.S. EV market for years to come. While the Biden Administration is adamant that the new rules support...
engineering, oil and gas
Guest writer: Shalini Nagar - Jr. Content Writer at Research Nester The oil and gas industry is growing at a 7.2 percent compound annual growth rate (CAGR), and it is currently valued at $1.3 billion. This industry has been a significant driving force for the global economy due to growing...
Texas Solar
Texas is leading the U.S. when it comes to solar energy, far overtaking other solar-dominant states, such as California, in terms of new capacity additions. Alongside its successful oil and gas industry, Texas is rapidly developing its renewable energy capacity, supported by the expansion of its cleantech sector. This...
oil prices soar
With Israel and Iran exchanging tit-for-tat strikes in an increasingly escalated fashion, the question remains large as to what will happen to the global supply of crude oil should the Middle Eastern conflict persist. With President Biden’s recent signing of a US Security Package aimed to increase pressure on...
solar panel farm
This Earth Day, the Biden Administration announced an array of policy aims and funding initiatives to support the government’s work towards a green transition. President Biden announced a $7 billion investment in Solar for All Grants to deliver residential solar systems aimed at saving low-income households $350 million a...
recycling plastics
The U.S. and many other countries are addicted to plastics, with consumers finding it impossible to move away from a wide variety of plastic products. This inevitably equates to huge quantities of plastic waste. As companies continue to rely heavily on plastics for the production and storage of millions...
solar energy
Solar energy farms are being seen in more and more locations around the globe as governments worldwide strive to undergo a green transition. Thanks to significant public and private investment into solar panel technology in recent decades, the technology has progressed significantly to allow solar power to be produced...