Sunny Grants: The Sun Grant Initiative will make $2.5 million available for clean energy research to universities in Oklahoma, Texas, Louisiana, Arkansas, Missouri, Kansas, Colorado and New Mexico—Grainnet.com.
Making Waves: Vancouver’s Finavera Renewables got a permit for a wave power project in British Columbia. The “Ucluelet project” has the potential to become the first wave energy project in Canada—release.
Aloha Biodiesel: Hawaiian Electric received the state’s permission to build $142.5 million new 110-megawatt power plant that operates exclusively on “green fuels” such as biodiesel—Pacific Business News.
More Craptastic: Ken Silversteinw writes that when it comes to turning manure into electricity “the whole idea stinks,” but it’s an important component in the fight against climate change—Renewable Energy Access.
15 Green Cars: Grist has a nice write-up on the top 15 “green” cars, which includes hybrid, electric, and biodiesel options… and the Mazda Miata—Grist.