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54 min 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.
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1 hr ago | Pasadena Star-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.
5 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.
Lockhart Power and Pacolet Milliken have announced plans for a landfill gas-to-power renewable energy facility in Union County.
Samsung Electronics is developing a concept that will make use of sunshine, which is an abundant natural resource in Africa, to change and improve the lives of inhabitants of rural communities in Africa.
Utility Central Maine Power Co. wants customers who generate some of their own electricity from renewable sources to pay higher monthly service charges, an idea being resisted by renewable energy advocates.
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.
A new poll of over 1,400 U.S. homeowners concludes that homeowners want choice in how they get their power and control over who provides it.
Fears that West Kildare would become industrialised by hundreds of wind turbines were eased somewhat over the weekend, after it emerged the deal to export the energy had fallen through.
The controversial proposal for south Pembrokeshire's tallest wind turbines looks set to be going ahead after the failure of the latest legal challenge by objectors.
Bas Lansdorp, co-founder and CEO of Mars One, will speak at the NAB Show Technology Luncheon , held Wednesday, April 9 in Las Vegas.
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)