Over 1,000 new power plants have been built in the past year. Most of them are wind and solar plants. Are these plants where the wind and sunlight are?
Electricity generating station locations are now on PolicyMap, showing the type (coal, nuclear, solar, etc.) and capacity of every power plant in the US.
Centered on the remote town of Williston in the northwest corner of the state, an energy boom is fueling a migration of newcomers looking for work.
By Linsey Davis WASHINGTON — The number of American workers drawing state unemployment benefits hit another record high this month. If you’re one of them, you’re probably wondering what you need to do to track down a job. Location, location, location – that mantra doesn’t just apply to real estate. Turns out the recession can […]
(Philadelphia) March 19, 2009– Airing tonight on ABC News is an interview with Jeremy Nowak, CEO and President of The Reinvestment Fund regarding the geography of the recession. ABC News was drawn to the employment data from TRF’s demographic estimates data and mapping tool www.policymap.com that BusinessWeek had used to write several articles in the […]