Business Finance

Daniel Cusick

Reporter

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Daniel is a reporter covering business and markets for ClimateWire. He joined E&E in 2003 and has held reporting and editing positions with several E&E publications. His beat is focused on the intersection of climate change and business activity, with a particular emphasis on renewable energy, clean technology and smart grid applications. Before joining E&E, he worked as a newspaper, wire service and magazine journalist in Alabama and Maryland. He is a graduate of the University of Minnesota and the University of Alabama, and was a Knight Fellow in Specialized Journalism at the University of Maryland.

Latest Stories

RENEWABLE ENERGY

N.C. lawmakers ask Trump to restrict wind project

North Carolina lawmakers opposed to the state's first and only commercial wind farm are asking the incoming Trump administration to block or restrict its operation, saying the 208-megawatt facility in northeast North Carolina poses a risk to the nation's terrorism defenses.

ECONOMY

Energy sector generated 14% of new jobs last year — DOE

The energy economy, driven by a booming efficiency sector and the deployment of thousands of megawatts of natural gas, wind and solar power, accounted for 14 percent of all new jobs created in the United States in 2016, according to data released today by the Energy Department.