Business Finance

Daniel Cusick



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.

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N.D. asks Trump to fund carbon capture technology

North Dakota is asking Congress and the Trump administration to steer more federal tax dollars to carbon capture and storage (CCS) technology, something energy industry officials believe will be critical to the future of the state's lignite coal industry.


N.D. governor says 'carbon is good'

BISMARCK, N.D. — Buoyed by the election of a coal-friendly president, North Dakota's leaders gave fresh assurances to the state's mining industry by casting coal as vital to national energy security.


A 'quiet' year so far in clean energy investment

Global clean energy investment cooled considerably in early 2017, punctuated by a $5 billion drop in U.S. and Chinese spending compared with the first quarter of 2016, according to data released yesterday by Bloomberg New Energy Finance.