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Cuccinelli, lawmakers push to end utility rate freeze

Feb 22, 2017

A bill undoing a 2015 law that froze electric rate reviews died swiftly this legislative sess...

Mississippi Power Co. says the power plant it's building in Kemper County will be cheaper to run on natural gas than on its planned fuel of lignite coal unless gas prices are high.

Natural gas could cost less than coal for Kemper plant

Feb 22, 2017

Mississippi Power Co. says the power plant it's building in Kemper County will be cheaper to ...

Talen Energy is pushing Montana lawmakers for a tax break worth millions to keep two units of the coal-fired Colstrip power plant open, with one Republican leader saying Tuesday the units could close within the year without some form of assistance.

Colstrip owner pushes for tax break to keep plant units open

Feb 22, 2017

Talen Energy is pushing Montana lawmakers for a tax break worth millions to keep two units of...

A new study says Pacific Northwest utility ratepayers could save hundreds of millions of dollars if the Bonneville Power Administration and Energy Northwest close the region's only commercial nuclear power plant in Richland, Washington and replace its output with renewable energy.

Study: Savings possible by shutting down nuclear power plant

Feb 22, 2017

A new study says Pacific Northwest utility ratepayers could save hundreds of millions of doll...

Renewable Energy

The current installation of the so far largest solar power plant in Zimbabwe, with a total capacity of 216 kWp, marks a major turning point in the history of energy supply in Zimbabwe.

The meeco Group installed biggest solar power plant in Zimbabwe

The current installation of the so far largest ...

The historic St. Patrick's Cathedral in Manhattan has activated a geothermal plant — part of a series of environmentally friendly upgrades.

Historic Manhattan cathedral activates eco-friendly power

The historic St. Patrick's Cathedral in Manhatt...

The solar power installations totaling 4.6 megawatts (MW) will primarily include carports, as well as a few rooftop systems, and should be operational by the end of this year.

Cajon Valley Union School District selects SunPower for 24 sites

The solar power installations totaling 4.6 mega...

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Fulham VP Outlines Need for Interoperability Standards for Smart Lighting at Upcoming Strategies in Light Conference

Feb 15, 2017 Fulham VP Outlines Need for Interoperability Standards for Smart Lighting at Upcoming Strateg...

US Nuclear Corp. to Open New Office in Beijing and Meet with Drone Executives

Feb 15, 2017 US Nuclear Corp. to Open New Office in Beijing and Meet with Drone Executives

EnerJex Resources Reaches Agreement to Eliminate Secured Indebtedness and Announces Senior Management Changes; Company Sets Annual Meeting Date and Announces Intention to Convert Series A Preferred Stock

Feb 14, 2017 EnerJex Resources Reaches Agreement to Eliminate Secured Indebtedness and Announces Senior Ma...

EnerCom Dallas Presenters Will Deliver Global Energy Perspective

Feb 14, 2017 EnerCom Dallas Presenters Will Deliver Global Energy Perspective

thinkstep Announces Upgrade to GaBi Life Cycle Inventory (LCI) Databases

Feb 14, 2017 thinkstep Announces Upgrade to GaBi Life Cycle Inventory (LCI) Databases
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