May 26, 2009 5:38 PM

States scramble to get piece of renewable energy gold rush

Kansas and Missouri leaders are joining many other states scurrying to stake claims in the energy gold rush. President Barack Obama is encouraging this renewed interest in renewable energy by pumping more than $60 billion in federal investment toward stimulating the economy, creating jobs and advancing the nation's ability to generate energy from wind, sun and plants.

Related content

Suggested for you



Editor's Choice Videos