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Business Wire
GridLiance to Acquire the Transmission Assets of the City of Nixa, MissouriHoldco, LP, through subsidiary South Central MCN LLC (“GridLiance” or “the Comp
GridLiance to Acquire the Transmission Assets of the City of Nixa, Missouri
Business Wire / Posted 4 minutes ago
Holdco, LP, through subsidiary South Central MCN LLC (“GridLiance” or “the Company”), the Missouri Joint Municipal Electric Utility Commission (“MJMEUC”) and the City of Nixa, Missouri (“Nixa” or “the City”) today announced that GridLiance... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Edneyville residents make case for underground lines

A group of Edneyville residents and business owners opposed to Duke Energy's

Edneyville residents make case for underground lines
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 4 hours ago

A group of Edneyville residents and business owners opposed to Duke Energy's proposed transmission line project has drafted a seven-page report in support of burying the lines underground.

Many people attending Duke Energy's information... Read more

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Boulder Daily Camera
Boulder's proposed 2016 budget: 48 new employees, 2.5% spending increase$327 million in total spending, up from $319 million in 2015. Increased capital
Boulder's proposed 2016 budget: 48 new employees, 2.5% spending increase
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 19 hours ago
$327 million in total spending, up from $319 million in 2015. Increased capital spending accounts for roughly two thirds of that increase, and about one third is for ongoing expenses. The proposed general fund budget, which covers basic city... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Saturday's Lead Letter: Legislature fails to follow will of voters on Amendment 1individuals use state power to serve their own interests however grievous the e
Saturday's Lead Letter: Legislature fails to follow will of voters on Amendment 1
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 4 days ago
individuals use state power to serve their own interests however grievous the effect on our economy, environment and public health. True democracy has little meaning when every major policy decision is controlled by big corporations and... Read more
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FOX News
States fight to stop deadline clock on EPA’s mammoth Clean Power PlanAug 3, 2015: President Obama delivers remarks on the Clean Power Plan at the Wh
States fight to stop deadline clock on EPA’s mammoth Clean Power Plan
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
Aug 3, 2015: President Obama delivers remarks on the Clean Power Plan at the White House. (Reuters) The U.S. Court of Appeals is likely to decide soon on a bid by 15 states to slow down the timetable of the Environmental Protection Agency’s sweeping... Read more
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The Record-Journal
Wallingford man accused of insurance fraud fired by townWALLINGFORD — A Wallingford Electric Division employee accused of submitting hu
Wallingford man accused of insurance fraud fired by town
The Record-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
WALLINGFORD — A Wallingford Electric Division employee accused of submitting hundreds of fraudulent health insurance claims was fired in late July. James Cei, 49, of 53 Parker Street, was charged with health insurance fraud, a felony, in June and... Read more
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El Defensor Chieftain
2 fill vacant co-op seatsof the Socorro Electric Cooperative turned out in force for the reconvened annu
2 fill vacant co-op seats
El Defensor Chieftain / Posted 5 days ago
of the Socorro Electric Cooperative turned out in force for the reconvened annual meeting Saturday with 356 registering, 153... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
Republic Act No. 10675H. No. 4769 Republic of the Philippines Congress of the Philippines Sixteent
Republic Act No. 10675
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 5 days ago
H. No. 4769 Republic of the Philippines Congress of the Philippines Sixteenth Congress Second Regular Session Begun and held in Metro Manila, on Monday, the twenty-eighth day of July, two thousand fourteen. AN ACT CONVERTING THE MUNICIPALITY OF... Read more
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Federal Computer Week
Latest NIST security guide, open CRS, GSA spins up portal offerings and more NIST seeks input on identity management guide for electric companies The Nat
Latest NIST security guide, open CRS, GSA spins up portal offerings and more
Federal Computer Week / Posted 5 days ago
NIST seeks input on identity management guide for electric companies The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence, part of the National Institute of Standards and... Read more
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South Maryland News
Unions, environmentalists clash over pipeline projectthe jobs associated with building it, local environmentalists are concerned abo
Unions, environmentalists clash over pipeline project
South Maryland News / Posted 6 days ago
the jobs associated with building it, local environmentalists are concerned about its impacts, and both sides got to sound off Thursday at a Maryland Public Service Commission public hearing at the Waldorf West library on construction of a 7.4-mile... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
'Reasonable' the crux in views on EPA's haze-pollution planwith a 1999 rule on haze centers on what federal, state, industry and environme
'Reasonable' the crux in views on EPA's haze-pollution plan
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
with a 1999 rule on haze centers on what federal, state, industry and environmental groups find "reasonable," according to public comments published by the EPA last weekend. The plan to reduce haze pollution in national wilderness areas involves... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Gas organizations tout climate benefitsin meeting new requirements to reduce carbon dioxide emissions, seven organizat
Gas organizations tout climate benefits
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
in meeting new requirements to reduce carbon dioxide emissions, seven organizations said in a letter to the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment. The organizations, including the West Slope Colorado Oil and Gas Association,... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Soundscape of Palo Alto being disrupted by leaf blowerscotton tablecloths next to their burbling, cherub-adorned fountain. What they
Soundscape of Palo Alto being disrupted by leaf blowers
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 11 days ago
cotton tablecloths next to their burbling, cherub-adorned fountain. What they don't enjoy, though, is the burst of noise that periodically erupts on the other side of the fence — and the cloud of dust that wafts over, bringing more than... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Initiative aims to increase electric vehicle fleets in California, West CoastCalifornia’s highly publicized push to increase the number of zero-emission veh
Initiative aims to increase electric vehicle fleets in California, West Coast
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 11 days ago
California’s highly publicized push to increase the number of zero-emission vehicles on its roadways – an effort strenuously touted by Gov. Jerry Brown – has helped boost the perception that the Golden State is a lone voice in the wilderness... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
State law requires utilities to refund 'recalculation fees'There's finally some relief for Berkshire County residents who were charged rat
State law requires utilities to refund 'recalculation fees'
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 12 days ago
There's finally some relief for Berkshire County residents who were charged rate recalculation fees when they switched electric distribution companies in response to last winter's steep rate hikes. A bipartisan budget amendment sponsored by... Read more
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Business Wire
PG&E Names Melissa Lavinson as Chief Sustainability OfficerSAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) has nam
PG&E Names Melissa Lavinson as Chief Sustainability Officer
Business Wire / Posted 12 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) has named Melissa Lavinson as Chief Sustainability Officer, an expansion of her existing role as vice president of Federal Affairs. In her expanded role, Lavinson will be... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
No decision on utility tax hikelittle feedback Monday on a potential increase to the city’s gross receipts uti
No decision on utility tax hike
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
little feedback Monday on a potential increase to the city’s gross receipts utility tax. Only two people spoke at the public hearing held at the City Council meeting Monday on both the gross receipts utility tax and the 2016 draft budget,... Read more
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The Columbian
Furnace efficiency focuses on costsThe complex task of coming up with a federal rule that achieves meaningful effi
Furnace efficiency focuses on costs
The Columbian / Posted 15 days ago
The complex task of coming up with a federal rule that achieves meaningful efficiency gains in residential natural gas furnaces while fitting in consumers' budgets shows how hard it can be to regulate such a ubiquitous household appliance. The U.S.... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
States gear up to fight Obama on emissions rulesa national attack on greenhouse gases and that states should not be forced to b
States gear up to fight Obama on emissions rules
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
a national attack on greenhouse gases and that states should not be forced to begin changing their systems for producing electric power until the legality of Obama's plan has been upheld by the Supreme Court. The case could feature another legal... Read more
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PollutionOnline
The Center For Sustainable Energy Establishes New Northeast Regional Office In CambridgeCAMBRIDGE, MASS.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Center for Sustainable Energy® (CSE) t
The Center For Sustainable Energy Establishes New Northeast Regional Office In Cambridge
PollutionOnline / Posted 15 days ago
CAMBRIDGE, MASS.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Center for Sustainable Energy® (CSE) today announced the opening of its Northeast regional office in Cambridge, Mass. Located in the Cambridge Innovation Center, CSE is broadening its efforts to help... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Utility of the Future is Here TodayLast Halloween, it had been windy throughout the day in the state of Colorado.
Utility of the Future is Here Today
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 15 days ago
Last Halloween, it had been windy throughout the day in the state of Colorado. The strong wind continued into the night. Close to midnight, Xcel Energy set a new company record with wind producing over 61 percent of the electricity... Read more
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The Longview News-Journal
Longview road projects pick back upwinter and waterlogged early spring stalled street work in Longview, the hot su
Longview road projects pick back up
The Longview News-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
winter and waterlogged early spring stalled street work in Longview, the hot summer is proving to be a boon for a number of road projects. City Engineer Alton Bradley said the most apparent improvement is the progress being made on Methvin... Read more
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Bennington Banner
New England in Brieffrom the reservoir. Troopers say they are working with Federal Aviation Admini
New England in Brief
Bennington Banner / Posted 15 days ago
from the reservoir. Troopers say they are working with Federal Aviation Administration inspectors to determine the cause of the crash. The Chittenden Reservoir is open for public use.State plumbing, electrical apprentice classes starting The... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Latest Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont news, sports, business and entertainmenton the federal government to provide more access to treatment for people who ar
Latest Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont news, sports, business and entertainment
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 17 days ago
on the federal government to provide more access to treatment for people who are addicted to prescription painkillers. Republican Sen. Susan Collins, independent Sen. Angus King and a group of their Senate colleagues recently wrote a letter to... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Latest Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont news, sports, business and entertainmenton the federal government to provide more access to treatment for people who ar
Latest Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont news, sports, business and entertainment
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 17 days ago
on the federal government to provide more access to treatment for people who are addicted to prescription painkillers. Republican Sen. Susan Collins, independent Sen. Angus King and a group of their Senate colleagues recently wrote a letter to... Read more
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Rocky Mount Telegram
The Rocky Mount TelegramAngela Bryant stretched out in the back seat of a green Buick and read books wh
The Rocky Mount Telegram
Rocky Mount Telegram / Posted 17 days ago
Angela Bryant stretched out in the back seat of a green Buick and read books while she waited on her mother to finish teaching grammar school. “When the coast was clear, she would come get me... I think I terrorized all my babysitters,” Bryant... Read more
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Bluffton Today
Bluffton Public Development Corporation selects new board chairman, membersThe Bluffton Public Development Corporation recently selected a new chairman an
Bluffton Public Development Corporation selects new board chairman, members
Bluffton Today / Posted 18 days ago
The Bluffton Public Development Corporation recently selected a new chairman and vice-chair of its board of directors and new board members. Palmetto Electric Cooperative executive president and CEO Berl Davis was selected as chairman at the board's... Read more
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The Atlantic
Technology Undergroundencouraged us to have fun. It’s a struggle to explain the 14th Annual Internat
Technology Underground
The Atlantic / Posted 18 days ago
encouraged us to have fun. It’s a struggle to explain the 14th Annual International Utility Locate Rodeo to anyone outside of the utility-locator world. To begin with, most people don’t realize there is a utility-locator world—who utility locators... Read more
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The Auto Channel
The Center for Sustainable Energy Establishes New Northeast Regional Office in CambridgeThe Center for Sustainable Energy Establishes New Northeast Regional Office in
The Center for Sustainable Energy Establishes New Northeast Regional Office in Cambridge
The Auto Channel / Posted 18 days ago
The Center for Sustainable Energy Establishes New Northeast Regional Office in Cambridge Nonprofit resource to offer independent and unbiased clean energy program management, workforce training and technical assistance to government agencies,... Read more
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FOX 26 Houston
Tom VacarOutlet malls slowly driving traditional malls out of existenceOutlet malls slow
Tom Vacar
FOX 26 Houston / Posted 18 days ago
Outlet malls slowly driving traditional malls out of existenceOutlet malls slowly driving traditional malls out of existence As outlet malls move closer to central urban areas, consumers are shopping them as never before. KTVU spent Thursday in... Read more
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Washington Examiner
John Siciliano Articlestoxic spill in Colorado a 'disgraceful' mistake. Other nations could outpace o
John Siciliano Articles
Washington Examiner / Posted 18 days ago
toxic spill in Colorado a 'disgraceful' mistake. Other nations could outpace oil giant. The Navajo Nation accused the EPA of trying to get its members to waive their rights to compensation. McCarthy is going to New Mexico to personally oversee... Read more
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The McPherson Sentinel
Kan. utility training to set headquarters in MacMcPherson city commissioners voted to approve a bond to Kansas Municipal Utilit
Kan. utility training to set headquarters in Mac
The McPherson Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
McPherson city commissioners voted to approve a bond to Kansas Municipal Utilities to build an office and training site in McPherson with the Economic Development Revenue Bond. Posted Aug. 11, 2015 at 10:37 AM McPherson city commissioners voted to... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Residents, leaders decry proposed Unitil rate hike-- On Wednesday night, local Unitil ratepayers were frustrated, angry and feeli
Residents, leaders decry proposed Unitil rate hike
Lowell Sun / Posted 19 days ago
-- On Wednesday night, local Unitil ratepayers were frustrated, angry and feeling pretty desperate. Unfortunately, many of them said, these feelings are nothing new. At a public hearing held Wednesday by the Department of Public Utilities on a... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
$35.5M JCP&L Morris project may help Sussex residentsCOMSTOCK lcomstock@njherald.com A Jersey Central Power and Light project in M
$35.5M JCP&L Morris project may help Sussex residents
New Jersey Herald / Posted 19 days ago
COMSTOCK lcomstock@njherald.com A Jersey Central Power and Light project in Morris County may improve the reliability in electric service for Sussex County residents by 2017. Although the proposed 230-kilovolt Montville-Whippany Reinforcement... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Our Government, Destroyer Of JobsSubmitted by Charles Hugh-Smith of OfTwoMinds blog, If our government can't de
Our Government, Destroyer Of Jobs
Zero Hedge / Posted 20 days ago
Submitted by Charles Hugh-Smith of OfTwoMinds blog, If our government can't destroy all the private-sector jobs directly, it will do so indirectly by borrowing so much money the system collapses. Conventional economists and pundits are puzzled why... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
NextEra: Hawaii Electric deal to give $1 billion in benefitsHONOLULU (AP) - In response to a growing list of opponents of the proposed $4.3
NextEra: Hawaii Electric deal to give $1 billion in benefits
Hawaii News Now / Posted 20 days ago
HONOLULU (AP) - In response to a growing list of opponents of the proposed $4.3 billion merger of Hawaii Electric Industries and Florida-based NextEra Energy, NextEra officials say the deal will result in $1 billion in customer savings and economic... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Another wrong-headed energy plan The Public Service Department is hard at work updating the state�s 2011 Compr
Another wrong-headed energy plan
Rutland Herald / Posted 20 days ago
The Public Service Department is hard at work updating the state�s 2011 Comprehensive Energy Plan. This herculean task requires putting together the products of at least nine working groups and reports over the past... Read more
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FOX 5 Atlanta
San Francisco/Peninsula NewsSan Mateo County Sheriff's Office warns public after sexual assault at homeSan
San Francisco/Peninsula News
FOX 5 Atlanta / Posted 21 days ago
San Mateo County Sheriff's Office warns public after sexual assault at homeSan Mateo County Sheriff's Office warns public after sexual assault at home The San Mateo County Sheriff's Office is warning the public to be vigilant of suspicious people in... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
The nuclear waste dividepast. In 1982, Congress passed the Nuclear Waste Policy Act. The act was clear
The nuclear waste divide
Baltimore Sun / Posted 21 days ago
past. In 1982, Congress passed the Nuclear Waste Policy Act. The act was clear; the U.S. Government would take possession of used fuel at nuclear power plants beginning in 1998. Electric utilities paid approximately $750 million annually to fund... Read more
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The McPherson Sentinel
Kan. utility training to set headquarters in MacMcPherson city commissioners voted to approve a bond to Kansas Municipal Utilit
Kan. utility training to set headquarters in Mac
The McPherson Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
McPherson city commissioners voted to approve a bond to Kansas Municipal Utilities to build an office and training site in McPherson with the Economic Development Revenue Bond. Posted Aug. 11, 2015 at 10:37 AM McPherson city commissioners voted to... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Arkansas Solar Projects Get Turn in LimelightUtilities around the state are turning to solar energy-generation projects as t
Arkansas Solar Projects Get Turn in Limelight
Arkansas Business / Posted 21 days ago
Utilities around the state are turning to solar energy-generation projects as the cost of wrangling the sun’s rays becomes more economical. Driven by the declining cost of installation and construction, three projects in the state aim to be online... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Unitil seeking rate hikeFITCHBURG -- Customers of Unitil Corp., the local gas and electricity distribut
Unitil seeking rate hike
Lowell Sun / Posted 21 days ago
FITCHBURG -- Customers of Unitil Corp., the local gas and electricity distributor, will have a chance Wednesday night to share comments and concerns about a proposed distribution rate increase. At Memorial Middle School on Wednesday, the Department... Read more
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The Houma Courier
In other Terrebonne Parish Council action: Aug. 10, 2015Action: Awarded a bid to purchase one new/unused cab and chassis to Empire Truc
In other Terrebonne Parish Council action: Aug. 10, 2015
The Houma Courier / Posted 21 days ago
Action: Awarded a bid to purchase one new/unused cab and chassis to Empire Trucks Sales. Action: Rejected a proposal of the sole respondent, LLI Environmental Construction, for hazardous material handling and clean-up in support of emergency... Read more
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The Houma Courier
In other Terrebonne Parish Council action: Aug. 10, 2015

The following is a rundown of the action taken by the Terrebonne Parish Coun

In other Terrebonne Parish Council action: Aug. 10, 2015
The Houma Courier / Posted 21 days ago

The following is a rundown of the action taken by the Terrebonne Parish Council during Monday night's committee meetings. All members were presented, and all votes were unanimous unless otherwise noted.

Action: Awarded a bid to purchase one... Read more

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The Daily Comet
In other Terrebonne Parish Council action: Aug. 10, 2015

The following is a rundown of the action taken by the Terrebonne Parish Coun

In other Terrebonne Parish Council action: Aug. 10, 2015
The Daily Comet / Posted 21 days ago

The following is a rundown of the action taken by the Terrebonne Parish Council during Monday night's committee meetings. All members were presented, and all votes were unanimous unless otherwise noted.

Action: Awarded a bid to purchase one... Read more

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The Borneo Post
Adenan wants SEB to light up the rural areasby Chimon Upon KUCHING: Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Tan Sri Adenan Satem wan
Adenan wants SEB to light up the rural areas
The Borneo Post / Posted 22 days ago
by Chimon Upon KUCHING: Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Tan Sri Adenan Satem wants Sarawak Energy Bhd (SEB) to tweak its electricity grid system to ensure power reaches all rural homes. He said although the government had introduced schemes such... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Detail on deal for solar farm slips out: 5¢Entergy Arkansas intends to pay a little more than 5 cents per kilowatt-hour fo
Detail on deal for solar farm slips out: 5¢
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
Entergy Arkansas intends to pay a little more than 5 cents per kilowatt-hour for electricity from a proposed solar farm near Stuttgart. The amount was mentioned at a July 30 meeting of the Arkansas Public Service Commission and is one of the few... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Kansas officials riled by EPA's changes to power plant ruleTOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Even though many Republicans were critical of the federal g
Kansas officials riled by EPA's changes to power plant rule
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 22 days ago
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Even though many Republicans were critical of the federal government's efforts to cut carbon emissions from power plants, the GOP-dominated Kansas Legislature enacted a law spelling out how the state would comply. Then came last... Read more
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Basehor Sentinel
Kansas officials riled by EPA's changes to power plant ruleTopeka — Even though many Republicans were critical of the federal government's
Kansas officials riled by EPA's changes to power plant rule
Basehor Sentinel / Posted 22 days ago
Topeka — Even though many Republicans were critical of the federal government's efforts to cut carbon emissions from power plants, the GOP-dominated Kansas Legislature enacted a law spelling out how the state would comply. Then came last week and... Read more
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The Tonganoxie Mirror
Kansas officials riled by EPA's changes to power plant ruleJohn Hanna, Associated Press Topeka — Even though many Republicans were critic
Kansas officials riled by EPA's changes to power plant rule
The Tonganoxie Mirror / Posted 23 days ago
John Hanna, Associated Press Topeka — Even though many Republicans were critical of the federal government's efforts to cut carbon emissions from power plants, the GOP-dominated Kansas Legislature enacted a law spelling out how the state would... Read more
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