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  1. Nation's biggest nuclear firm makes a play for green moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... proposal would reward nuclear plants. Under the system, electric suppliers would have to buy credits from carbon-free energy producers. Exelon says the plan would benefit nuclear plants, hydroelectric dams, and other solar and wind projects. Critics ...

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  2. Electric bill surcharge proposedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Legal Record

    The Illinois Senate Energy and Public Utilities Committee this week approved Senate Bill 1585, which establishes a Low Carbon Portfolio Standard aimed at bolstering Illinois clean energy, supporting nuclear energy facilities and protecting jobs, consumers and electricity supplies. Photo by Christopher Peterson Even though customers of ComEd and Ameren, companies of Exelon, have already paid for the state's nuclear facilities, the surcharge would go to support half of the company's six nuclear power plants.

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  3. Snow pack? What snow pack?: Snow depth measured at zero, but rainfall makes up for itRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | HeraldNet

    Zero. That's the depth of snow in the Sultan River basin. It was measured Thursday by Snohomish County Public Utility District staff members.

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  4. Wellinghoff: Texas Needn't Fret Over Climate RulesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Gilmer Mirror

    ... power grid. So the Tribune asked an expert to weigh in. Jon Wellinghoff, who served as chairman of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) from 2009 to 2013, sat down with the Tribune this week at the Energy Thought Summit in Austin. He ...

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  5. Big solar parks proposed for Minnesota not so popular with neighborsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Large solar gardens are on the rise, but cities and neighborhoods worry that property values will drop, and urban planning will be more difficult. Energy companies have proposed more than 25 sites across the state for ground-mounted solar panels, including two giant projects equivalent in size to one or two Lake Calhouns in Minneapolis .

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  6. These homes are luxe, $75,000, and tinyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    Your home my be the size of a dorm room, but that doesn't mean it has to feel as dreary and impersonal as one. That's the idea behind Tiny Heirloom , a Portland, Oregon-based company that makes luxury tiny homes you can transport on wheels.

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  7. Lights in Delhi, Kolkata blink off for India's seventh Earth HourRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    ... the support of millions across the globe," he said. The fair saw an all-day music event and also featured renewable energy products, organic food along with various "eco-friendly" items. Switching off lights between 8.30 p.m. and 9.30 p.m. on the ...

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  8. Lights in Delhi blink off for seventh Earth HourRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    ... the support of millions across the globe," he said. The fair saw an all-day music event and also featured renewable energy products, organic food along with various "eco-friendly" items. Switching off lights between 8.30 p.m. and 9.30 p.m. on the ...

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  9. The Elephant in the RoomRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... More and more oil and gas, coal, metals and other minerals are being pumped or mined to meet the demand for energy or materials. Wildlife is being killed off or removed for ivory, folk medicine, trophies or exotic pets. More demand creates huge ...

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  10. My Turn: Fossil fuels aren't going away soonRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Central Kitsap Reporter

    Folks in the Pacific Northwest may not like what Matt Ridley has to say, but we should consider his points about energy. Ridley, a British journalist and author of several popular books on science, the environment and the economy, is a businessman and member of the House of Lords.

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  11. The Social Costs Of Capitalism Are Destroying Earth's Ability To Support LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | OpEdNews

    ... the human race must accept the moral challenge of abolishing the fossil-fuel economy. He makes the case that clean energy permits most of modern society's way of life to continue without the threat posed by ever rising emissions. Nuclear energy is ...

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  12. This environmentally friendly hotel opens in Fargo, ND next week.Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WSJV-TV South Bend

    ... to keep the water clean. The hotel is working to become a LEED-certified building. It stands for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design and is awarded only after specific conditions are met. It opens to the public next week. The mayor ...

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  13. Sevak Sarukhanyan: Concerns about possible emergence of ISIS in...Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Groong

    Sevak Sarukhanyan: Concerns about possible emergence of ISIS in Azerbaijan focus Tehran's attention on Baku ArmInfo's Interview with Sevak Sarukhanyan, Fulbright Scholar at Georgetown University by David Stepanyan Saturday, March 28, 09:22 The energy sector of the Armenian SSR developed with due regard for the presence of some 1,400 industrial enterprises in the republic, which were unique throughout the former USSR. Today, Armenia keeps developing its thermal and nuclear power stations with Russian investments and neglects the development of alternative power engineering.

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  14. Popular Nevada governor looms over fight for Reid seatRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KTNV-TV Las Vegas

    Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval smiles during the National Clean Energy Summit 4.0 at the Aria Resort & Casino at CityCenter August 30, 2011 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Political and economic leaders are attending the summit to discuss a domestic policy agenda to advance alternative energy for the country's future.

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  15. Snow depth measured at zero, but rainfall makes up for itRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    Spada Lake is visible from a helicopter. Crews from the Snohomish County Public Utility District set out for an annual snow survey on Thursday but because of low snow levels, only one of three locations around the lake were sampled with only trace amounts found.

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  16. Victoria Memorial, Mumseum blackout in Kolkata for Earth HourRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    ... told IANS. He said people are gradually coming forward for the cause and was optimistic about the adoption of green energy in the state. "We are working closely with four schools in the Sunderbans where we have deployed solar energy," he said. WWF ...

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  17. Asia Cement helps 25 schools get solar powerRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Nation

    To celebrate 25 years, Asia Cement has initiated the "25 Renewable Energy Schools Project" which reflects the company's corporate social responsibility, environmental and energy policies. he project involves the installation of 4kW on-grid solar PV rooftops to be used alongside electricity distributed by the Provincial Electricity Authority in 25 small and medium- sized schools.

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  18. Krabi residents demand details on coal power plant, threaten major protestsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... before they shifted to bunker oil. EGAT imports coal from other countries - while also working on alternative energy, he added. "The South's demand for electricity is rising at about 5 per cent a year or 2,500 megawatts. It's expected that demand ...

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  19. China Huaneng Group - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review - New Market Research ReportRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    ... power and heat; the development, investment, construction, production and sale of businesses and products relating to energy, transportation, renewable energy and environmental protection. The company has 17 regional branches companies, 15 regional ...

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  20. Market Report, "Allco Finance Group Limited - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review", publishedRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    ... services to specialized funds, and investing through direct and co-investments in specialized funds. In alternative energy sector, the company has made investment in several facilities, including power generation in wind, waste water treatment, ...

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