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Seasoned Investment Manager Bullish on Investing in Energy Sector

Expects changing landscape to lead to greater opportunities

There will be periods of innovation, but also periods of disruption. Cycles will also be…

By Alan Hughes

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Food, Energy Prices on the Rise

Upward trend to persist, experts say

The numbers aren’t dire, but since consumer wages haven’t kept up the pace of growth,…

By Ashley R. Harris

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Black Enterprise & Shell Hold Energy Forum This Weekend

Check Blackenterprise.com all weekend for live updates, videos and pictures!

As America grapples with its dependence on oil, a presidential push to adopt green practices…

By Renita Burns

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Van Jones to Headline Energy Forum

Have questions for our experts? Read here to see how you can join the conversation

Van Jones, best-selling author of The Green Collar Economy and a senior fellow at the…

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Green Insider: Preparing Generation Next for Energy Jobs

Eco-friendly resources for businesses and individuals

How do we adequately prepare our youth for the challenge of leading our nation towards…

By Andre Williams

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Green Insider: B.E. Forum to Discuss the New Energy Economy

Eco-friendly resources for businesses and individuals

Join Black Enterprise this November for Part 2 of a Conversation on Energy hosted by…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Black Mayors Press Senate to Pass Energy Bill

Hip Hop Caucus, CBC join push for green initiatives on Capitol Hill

The National Conference of Black Mayors is on a mission to green their cities. At…

By Joyce Jones

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Obama’s State Of The Union Agenda: Yes, I Get It

WASHINGTON (AP) — Seizing a chance to reconnect, President Barack Obama will use his first…

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Gas Prices Down 7 Straight Days; Crude Falls Again

NEW YORK (AP) — Gasoline prices have declined every day for a week following a…

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Oil Falls Below $76 Amid Weak Demand

Oil prices fell below $76 a barrel Friday after government figures showed that the United…

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Sector Snap: Coal Stocks Tumble

NEW YORK (AP) — Concerns about China taking measures to slow down its economy and…

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Oil Tumbles As Stock Market Stumbles

NEW YORK (AP) — Oil prices dropped Thursday to the lowest level in a month…

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Gaining Concensus on ‘Green Jobs’

Panelists debate business, professional opportunities at Black Enterprise conference

During the Black Enterprise “Conversation on Energy” forum, panelists discussed strategies for creating and getting…

By Andre Williams

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Getting the Green Conversation Started

From policy to engagement

Black Enterprise gathered top-level executives from businesses and organizations within the energy industry in Washington…

By Andre Williams

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Energy Experts to Blacks: Think Green

New technologies, opportunities explored at Black Enterprise forum

If African Americans hope to not only participate in the emerging green economy but also…

By Joyce Jones

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We Can’t Forget the Poor in the Climate Change Debate

Initiatives must benefit the impoverished across the globe

As international climate talks conclude in Copenhagen, it is clear that we are on the…

By Dale Coachman

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Obama on Global Warming: ‘Time For Talk is Over’

President urges action, transparency at climate change conference

President urges action, transparency at climate change conference

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Washington Report

Dispatches from Capitol Hill

Dispatches from Capitol Hill: House passes jobs bill; small business owners get a lifeline; Obama…

By Joyce Jones

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Obama on the Record: ‘We Can Act Boldly’ About Climate Change

Full transcript of the president's remarks at the climate change conference

Full transcript of the president’s remarks at the climate change conference in Copenhagen, Denmark

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Can COP15 Be Trusted in Your Neighborhood?

How will decisions at climate change conference affect local communities?

As crucial agreements are made in Copenhagen, we should question how these decisions will directly…

By Andre Williams

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Historic Energy Legislation Survives Narrow House Vote

Cornerstone bill would cut greenhouse gases, carbon emissions

The U.S. House of Representatives passed an historic energy bill Friday night during a nail-biting…

By Joyce Jones

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Obama Pushes for Health and Energy Reform

President Barack Obama discusses the uprising in Iran during his opening remarks at a White…

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$3.2 Billion in Funding for Local Energy Efficiency Improvements

Block Grants to Support Jobs, Cut Energy Bills, and Increase Energy Independence

WASHINGTON – Vice President…

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Palin vs. Biden

The debate is over.  To her credit, Palin made no gaffes and gained confidence as…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Cutting Edge: Utilities and Energy

Slash utility costs

Its old news that’s still putting a hurting on your wallet: soaring energy and utility…

By Renita Burns

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