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2 hrs ago | KWWL-TV Waterloo
A bill that increases available state money to encourage installation of solar power systems in Iowa has passed a Senate committee and moves forward to the full Senate.
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4 hrs ago | Eastwood Advertiser
Jon Beeson from Severn Trent Water shows us around the new wind turbine that has been erected at the Newthorpe site.
9 hrs ago | WBOC-TV Salisbury
Virginia is proposing the development of wind turbines 24 miles off the coast to smooth the way for the development of one of the nation's first Atlantic wind farms.
9 hrs ago | LA Daily News
More than two years after the San Onofre nuclear power plant stopped production, California is looking to fill the gap left in its energy grid by the plant that provided enough electricity for 1.4 million homes.
13 hrs ago | KFVS12
Some counties in Illinois are raising objections to legislation that would give the state Department of Agriculture the authority to regulate the locations of power-generating wind turbines.
Tasman Metals may soon merge with Flinders and could be a future European supplier of rare earths and graphite instead of China.
Hawaii-Tribune Herald reports Hawaii Electric Light Co. is putting the brakes on the expansion plan after an independent observer criticized the utility for lacking sufficient planning.
California approved a $10 million mortgage reserve program to make PACE energy efficiency programs more bankable for homeowners and property owners via property tax payments.
The Energy Department's National Renewable Energy Laboratory has published a report that aligns solar policy and market success with state demographics.
E.ON, Germany's biggest utility, on Wednesday proposed nearly halving its dividend for 2013 and said it would shut more than a quarter of its power plants in Europe in response to a rise in renewables that has rattled utilities across the continent.
Hawaii will be named as one of the best clean energy states in the nation when it comes to jobs in this sector, according to a national community of business leaders focused on promoting sound environmental policy.
House Republicans are seeking to compel the Obama administration to turn over uncensored, internal documents related to its enforcement of environmental laws at wind farms where eagles and other protected birds have been killed.
January's polar vortex knocked several important coal-fired electricity plants offline, and the Sierra Club says the loss of power shows the need for more wind turbines and energy conservation programs.
The solar panels installed at Wellesley College , Wellesley High School and Wellesley Municipal Light Plant in recent years make quite a statement: not only are they eye-catching on a sunny day, but they also allow the facilities to produce renewable energy.
Project parameters include sites with delivery to NV Energy's southern electrical system with a nameplate capacity of 20 megawatt AC or greater, which are sufficiently developed to meet a 2016 Commercial Operation Date.
Experts believe that the PJM Interconnection system, which encompasses all or parts of Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia and the District of Columbia, can handle up to 30 percent of its energy from wind and solar without "any significant ... (more)