Before he was named president we named Barack Obama a brand. After a year, it's nearly impossible to argue that his brand has come to stand for an unprecedented agenda. But did he execute? Did he take the right stands? Was he dead-on or dead wrong? We take a look at a year in photos and explore the Fastest moments — those involving sustainability, innovation, straight-up leadership and more.
Most of the projects in the the President's $900 billion stimulus package are the kind of public works the government has executed for decades: trains, bridges, and so on. But the "Energy" projects that will be eligible for funding are full of new technologies that have never before been implemented on a large scale. What exactly are they?
According to the House Committee on Appropriations, the House version of the bill reserves "energy" monies for the following project categories.