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  1. Trio charged with running $54M green-energy Ponzi schemeRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    Three people were charged Thursday with running a $54 million Ponzi scheme built on promises of a green energy technology that would turn trash into fuel and "carbon-negative" housing developments, neither of which were ever fully developed, federal prosecutors said. Troy Wragg, 34, of Georgia; Amanda Knorr, 32, of Pennsylvania; and Wayde McKelvy, 52, of Colorado were charged with wire and securities fraud and conspiracy.

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  2. Trio charged with running $54M green-energy Ponzi schemeRead the original story

    9 min ago | KFBB

    Three people were charged Thursday with running a $54 million Ponzi scheme built on promises of a green energy technology that would turn trash into fuel and "carbon-negative" housing developments, neither of which were ever fully developed, federal prosecutors said. Troy Wragg, 34, of Georgia; Amanda Knorr, 32, of Pennsylvania; and Wayde McKelvy, 52, of Colorado were charged with wire and securities fraud and conspiracy.

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  3. NHL, Constellation increase energy efficiency at hockey arenaRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | Utility Products

    The National Hockey League and its official energy services partner, Constellation , will extend their joint commitment to improve environmental sustainability within the sport of hockey for Kraft Hockeyville USA, the Sept. 29 preseason game between the Pittsburgh Penguins and Tampa Bay Lightning at the Cambria County War Memorial Arena in Johnstown, Pa.

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  4. The 'Clean Power Plan' still blocks expansion of nuke-generated electricityRead the original story

    36 min ago | The Hill

    The Obama administration's announcement of regulations requiring every state to craft plans targeting major reductions in emissions from coal-fired power plants has been greeted as a major victory for wind, solar, biomass and other zero-carbon energy sources. As proof of his leadership on the environment and his desire to bequeath action on global warming to future generations, Obama very much wants to present his Clean Power Plan as a fait accompli to the international community at a December meeting in Paris.

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  5. Government subsidies in green energy are investment in our futureRead the original story

    36 min ago | The Hill

    ... in the first place, one of the industries where the government should certainly increase its presence is the green energy sector. There is no question that global warming is a huge issue for the world. With the world seeing some of its hottest years ...

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  6. New bill proposes 'fair go' for renewable energy producersRead the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | Nelson Mail

    Solar City founder Andrew Booth, Green MP Gareth Hughes and Absolute Energy owner Paul Brockie are united in wanting a fair go for renewable energy producers. Green Party MP Gareth Hughes wants to take the power back from power companies to secure fair buy-back prices for people who are producing excess renewable energy for their homes and businesses.

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  7. Multnomah County hopes to make energy upgrades easier to financeRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | The Oregonian

    Multnomah County commissioners approved a program on Sept. 3 that makes it easier for the owners of commercial, industrial and multi-family building to secure loans to pay for energy efficiency upgrades.

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  8. Local company pitches eco-friendly light towerRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | The Daily Townsman

    ... product in a media presentation that also included Kootenay East MLA Bill Bennett, who is the provincial Minister of Energy and Mines. Bennett heaped praise on Caliper's ability to adapt to and improve upon the needs facing mining companies. Bennett ...

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  9. Push for expanded solar power caps growingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WWLP

    Solar power is becoming more and more popular these days. Massachusetts ranked 4th nationwide for the amount of solar energy capacity installed in 2014.

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  10. San Rafael Snapshot - September 3, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Patch.com

    ... At Tuesday's City Council meeting, the City Council will consider authorizing four additional Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) Program Providers to operate within the City of San Rafael. PACE makes energy and water efficiency projects more ...

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  11. Sunedison Director Buys $11,260.00 in StockRead the original story

    1 hr ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... and an average target price of $25.09. SunEdison, Inc. ( NASDAQ:SUNE ) is a developer and seller of photovoltaic energy solutions, an owner and operator of clean power generation assets, and a developer and manufacturer of silicon wafers. The ...

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  12. Green groups risk losing relevance over uranium stance: pro-nuclear advocateRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABC News

    An environmental consultant believes Australian green groups need to reassess their stance on nuclear power as a clean energy source or risk losing relevance. Ben Heard, a former anti-nuclear advocate, said his concern about climate change forced him to re-evaluate his opposition to nuclear power.

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  13. Obama Pushes Solar Power--In Arctic Town That Sees Little Sun in WinterRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cybercast News Service

    President Obama promoted solar energy to residents of Kotzebue, an Alaskan town located 26 miles north of the Arctic Circle that gets less than six hours of sunlight for 34 days in early December through early January. "I know you guys have started putting up solar panels and wind turbines around Kotzebue.

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  14. Metaldyne Performance Group insider Thomas A. Amato Sells 4,500 SharesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... cast, machined and assembled components for the light, commercial and industrial (agriculture, mining, rail, wind energy and oil field) vehicle end-markets. Receive News & Ratings for Metaldyne Performance Group Daily - Enter your email address ...

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  15. KCC rejects solar objections to proposed Westar settlementRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Capital-Journal

    Solar energy users in Kansas remain on notice after the Kansas Corporation Commission declined to change its decision limiting them from intervening in Westar Energy's latest rate case. The agreement, which would allow a $78-million rate increase, would raise the basic monthly charge to $14.50 for all residential customers, regardless of whether they use solar energy.

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  16. Report: Maine's solar capacity growing, but lagging behind rest of regionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bangor Daily News

    Maine's solar energy capacity showed strong growth in 2014, but it still lags well behind other New England states, according to a report released Thursday. Environment Maine Research and Policy Center released "Lighting the way: The top states that helped drive America's solar energy boom in 2014."

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  17. Five Tips for Keep Labor Day Energy Waste at a Minimum from emPowerRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Noozhawk

    ... resources, all without sacrificing any Labor Day fun. The County's emPower program suggests five ways to save energy (and energy costs), as well as other resources while enjoying and entertaining throughout the Labor Day holiday. Spending some time ...

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  18. Vt. scienctists test a new wave of cow powerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Vermont scientists believe they may have the next wave of cow power. That is taking byproducts of manure and turning them into fuel.

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  19. Wind industry aims to cut bat killingsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Hill

    Wind power companies are slowing down their turbines this fall in an effort to dramatically reduce the number of bats the blades kill. By reducing the speed of turbines to between one and three revolutions per minute during bats' top migrating season, the American Wind Energy Association hopes to eliminate 30 percent of the bat killings that would happen this year.

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  20. South Miss. Electric pursues solar project pactRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Mississippi Business Journal

    South Mississippi Electric announced Thursday intent to reach an agreement with Origis Energy USA, to generate electricity at a 52-megawatt solar energy facility near Sumrall in Lamar County.

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