Ohio advocates are trying to encourage more employers to install electric vehicle charges as the technology becomes more mainstream.
Shale drilling has yielded mixed economic results and unfulfilled promises in Carroll County, Ohio, as noted in a study by Policy Matters Ohio. Unemployment is down to 8.3 percent from a recession-era high of 14 percent. However, in parsing these figures, researchers discovered that shale gas drilling has not yet lived up to the jobs promised.
Ohio is recognized as a leader in the continued support for fuel cell technologies, helping to reduce emissions, improve energy efficiency and create new business opportunities.
Three years after a federal housing agency ruling left a new energy improvement financing mechanism in limbo, a program in Cincinnati is starting to move forward.
More than a year after a string of earthquakes prompted Ohio to enact tougher rules on disposal wells for fracking wastewater, researchers are still working to understand the extent of the risk.