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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Businesses express interest in renewable power, lawmakers toldROGERS -- The Legislature could improve the state's business climate by allowin
Businesses express interest in renewable power, lawmakers told
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 hours ago
ROGERS -- The Legislature could improve the state's business climate by allowing businesses generating electricity with solar panels and other renewable energy sources to sell more of it to utilities, lawmakers were told Thursday. At least one... Read more
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ChillicotheNews
New concession stand spices facility upgradeWhen the new Chillicothe Mudcats college-level, wood-bat baseball season begins
New concession stand spices facility upgrade
ChillicotheNews / Posted 8 hours ago
When the new Chillicothe Mudcats college-level, wood-bat baseball season begins the home portion of its schedule a week from Thursday, fans will be greeted by a most-welcomed sight – a recently-constructed, expanded concession stand which should help... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
New Michigan policies make energy efficiency a priorityPhoto by U.S. Department of Energy Austin's City Hall incorporates many energy
New Michigan policies make energy efficiency a priority
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 23 hours ago
Photo by U.S. Department of Energy Austin's City Hall incorporates many energy efficiency technologies and renewable energy. “Don’t tell me what you value. Show me your budget and I’ll tell you what you value.” – Vice President Joe Biden Last year,... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
PUC authorizes bids for $1.4 substation transformerhandle load increase to from Kraft expansion By Clay Schuldt Staff Writer
PUC authorizes bids for $1.4 substation transformer
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 2 days ago
handle load increase to from Kraft expansion By Clay Schuldt Staff Writer NEW ULM-The Public Utilities Commission (PUC) on Tuesday authorized city staff to prepare plans and specifications to advertise for bids for a transformer addition and... Read more
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The Post-Journal
BPU Business Manager Retiring After 33 YearsThis month, Anderson will be retiring as business manager for the Jamestown Boa
BPU Business Manager Retiring After 33 Years
The Post-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
This month, Anderson will be retiring as business manager for the Jamestown Board of Public Utilities after 33 years of service. Prior to Anderson working with the BPU, the St. Bonaventure accounting graduate had served four years with the city... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
50 years ago: Grand jury to investigate government corruption allegationsallegations Monday, May 23, 11:38 AM EDT Circuit Judge Marion Gooding directe
50 years ago: Grand jury to investigate government corruption allegations
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
allegations Monday, May 23, 11:38 AM EDT Circuit Judge Marion Gooding directed the grand jury to investigate a range of accusations that public officials were violating the law and wasting public funds. �There has been wide publicity given... Read more
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The News & Observer
NC falls behind – again – on poultry power goalswaste for power this year after a developer fell behind schedule NC has never
NC falls behind – again – on poultry power goals
The News & Observer / Posted 3 days ago
waste for power this year after a developer fell behind schedule NC has never met swine waste goals but is generating electricity from turkey droppings Developers say turning poultry poop into a gas is cleaner that burning the avian... Read more
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The Register
Google-backed solar electricity facility sets itself on firememe-factories, after misaligned mirrors set the tower on fire. The Google-bac
Google-backed solar electricity facility sets itself on fire
The Register / Posted 4 days ago
meme-factories, after misaligned mirrors set the tower on fire. The Google-backed, US$2.2 billion Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System generates power by focussing sunlight on boilers at the top of three 140 metre (439 feet) towers... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Settlement reached in battle over Turk plantSWEPCO has signed a confidential settlement of lawsuits challenging the constru
Settlement reached in battle over Turk plant
Arkansas Times / Posted 5 days ago
SWEPCO has signed a confidential settlement of lawsuits challenging the construction of the John W. Turk Power Plant in Hempstead County, according to a news release from the power company. The Hempstead County Hunting Club and other plaintiffs have... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Palo Alto doubles down on solar energylater this year, car canopies lined with solar panels will be installed in the
Palo Alto doubles down on solar energy
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 6 days ago
later this year, car canopies lined with solar panels will be installed in the lot and will begin converting sunlight into electricity, which will be sold to the city at a cost of 16.5 cents per kilowatt hour. With the project's debut, the church... Read more
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NJ Biz
JCP&L proposes $75M system upgrade in Monmouth CountyJersey Central Power and Light, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp., has proposed
JCP&L proposes $75M system upgrade in Monmouth County
NJ Biz / Posted 7 days ago
Jersey Central Power and Light, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp., has proposed a $75 million system upgrade in Monmouth County to enhance the area’s electrical system. The Monmouth County Reliability Project will enhance electric for 214,000... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
NY expands low-income energy savings policyenergy costs for low-income New Yorkers, setting a statewide eligibility standa
NY expands low-income energy savings policy
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 7 days ago
energy costs for low-income New Yorkers, setting a statewide eligibility standard Thursday for the first time. The state Public Service Commission approved an order largely making those who earn less than two times the federal poverty standard... Read more
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Methow Valley News
Preparing for the worstBy Ann McCreary After three days of heavy rain from spring storms, the Methow
Preparing for the worst
Methow Valley News / Posted 7 days ago
By Ann McCreary After three days of heavy rain from spring storms, the Methow Valley is experiencing widespread and severe flooding. Mudslides are reported throughout the valley, blocking more than a dozen roads near steep drainages with mud, debris... Read more
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MLive.com
Ypsilanti City Council expresses opposition to 'attack' on state's solar energy industryYPSILANTI, MI -- The city of Ypsilanti, one of the nation's leaders in per capi
Ypsilanti City Council expresses opposition to 'attack' on state's solar energy industry
MLive.com / Posted 8 days ago
YPSILANTI, MI -- The city of Ypsilanti, one of the nation's leaders in per capita solar energy production, is expressing its opposition to a Republican-drafted bill that opponents say could cripple the state's growing solar energy industry. At its... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Gas company hit with $2.25 million fine over pipeline safetymillion fine for neglecting to maintain equipment on its natural gas transmissi
Gas company hit with $2.25 million fine over pipeline safety
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
million fine for neglecting to maintain equipment on its natural gas transmission pipeline system underneath two sections of Los Angeles. Inspectors for the California Public Utilities Commission’s Safety and Enforcement Division found that... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Eversource customers’ bills to go down this summerSPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – You will be seeing savings on your electric bill th
Eversource customers’ bills to go down this summer
WWLP Springfield / Posted 9 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – You will be seeing savings on your electric bill this summer, if you are an Eversource Energy customer. The Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities has approved a proposed reduction in the residential supply rate for... Read more
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Boston Herald
The TickerCharlie Baker wants to devote more than $1 billion to affordable housing over t
The Ticker
Boston Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Charlie Baker wants to devote more than $1 billion to affordable housing over the next five years with the goal of preserving or creating 5,000 affordable units. The Republican said yesterday his capital plan for Massachusetts will... Read more
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Boston Globe
Eastern Massachusetts electric bills on the way downBOSTON (AP) — Residential customers of Eversource living in eastern Massachuset
Eastern Massachusetts electric bills on the way down
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
BOSTON (AP) — Residential customers of Eversource living in eastern Massachusetts will likely be seeing lower electric bills this summer. The utility on Monday announced that it has filed for a 24 percent reduction in its basic service supply rate... Read more
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Boston Globe
Tech firms name new CEOsTwo publicly traded technology companies outside Boston have appointed new chie
Tech firms name new CEOs
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
Two publicly traded technology companies outside Boston have appointed new chief executives. Haemonetics Corp., a Braintree-based manufacturer of devices that collect and process blood for health care customers, named former McKinsey & Co. senior... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Eastern Massachusetts electric bills on the way downBOSTON (AP) - Residential customers of Eversource living in eastern Massachuset
Eastern Massachusetts electric bills on the way down
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 10 days ago
BOSTON (AP) - Residential customers of Eversource living in eastern Massachusetts will likely be seeing lower electric bills this summer. The utility on Monday announced that it has filed for a 24 percent reduction in its basic service supply rate... Read more
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Boston Globe
Eastern Massachusetts electric bills on the way downResidential customers of Eversource Energy living in eastern Massachusetts will
Eastern Massachusetts electric bills on the way down
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
Residential customers of Eversource Energy living in eastern Massachusetts will likely be seeing lower electric bills this summer. The utility on Monday announced that it has filed for a 24 percent reduction in its basic service supply rate with the... Read more
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Market Watch
Should you try a ‘smart’ electric meter?that he annoys his wife. “I call her and say, ‘What did you just turn on?’ She
Should you try a ‘smart’ electric meter?
Market Watch / Posted 10 days ago
that he annoys his wife. “I call her and say, ‘What did you just turn on?’ She answers, ‘Well, honey, I just put a load of wash in the dryer,’ or ‘I just put the coffee on.’” The Manns, of Charlotte, N.C., are trying out a smart electric meter... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Community constitutional amendment is at riskamendment supported by the Adirondack Council that would help Adirondack commun
Community constitutional amendment is at risk
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 10 days ago
amendment supported by the Adirondack Council that would help Adirondack communities improve local roads and roadway utilities, while protecting the "forever wild" Forest Preserve. Article 14, Section 1 of the New York State Constitution is... Read more
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Officer.com
Protesters Stage Sit-In at Natural Gas Storage Facilitykeep it closed permanently. The Southern California Gas Co. facility has drawn
Protesters Stage Sit-In at Natural Gas Storage Facility
Officer.com / Posted 11 days ago
keep it closed permanently. The Southern California Gas Co. facility has drawn national attention since Oct. 23 when one of its 115 wells began to spew massive amounts of gas into the atmosphere, forcing the evacuation of thousands of nearby... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
California Inc.: Filling a need for funny, tie-dyed condomsWelcome to California Inc., the weekly newsletter of the L.A. Times Business Se
California Inc.: Filling a need for funny, tie-dyed condoms
Los Angeles Times / Posted 11 days ago
Welcome to California Inc., the weekly newsletter of the L.A. Times Business Section. I'm Business columnist David Lazarus, and here's a rundown of upcoming stories this week and the highlights of last week. Stock trading resumes today with... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Less coal use curbs emissionsAs disputes continue globally over how to curb greenhouse-gas emissions and pro
Less coal use curbs emissions
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
As disputes continue globally over how to curb greenhouse-gas emissions and produce energy economically, the use of carbon-dioxide-emitting coal in the United States -- including in Arkansas -- has dropped significantly in recent years. Coal use in... Read more
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Boston Globe
Carbon emissions rising at New England power plantssetback to Massachusetts’ legally mandated efforts to reduce greenhouse gases a
Carbon emissions rising at New England power plants
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
setback to Massachusetts’ legally mandated efforts to reduce greenhouse gases and raising concerns that reduced production of nuclear energy will undercut environmental gains. Last year, the region’s power plants released 5 percent more carbon... Read more
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Herald-Journal.com
Wright County Board enacts six-month solar farm moratoriumextend the countywide moratorium for up to six more months during the May 9 mee
Wright County Board enacts six-month solar farm moratorium
Herald-Journal.com / Posted 11 days ago
extend the countywide moratorium for up to six more months during the May 9 meeting. Chair Pat Sawatzke said the purpose of the moratorium is to study the county’s current solar farm ordinance and make changes to it. “In certain cases, where... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Agendasfor Regular School Board Meeting Pillager School Board Meets 6:30 p.m. Monday
Agendas
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 13 days ago
for Regular School Board Meeting Pillager School Board Meets 6:30 p.m. Monday I. Call to Order II. Pledge of Allegiance III. Cell Phone/Electronic Devices IV. Consider Additions/Deletions/Acceptance of the Agenda V. Visitors'... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
WVDEP extends public comment period on Mountain Valley Pipeline water quality certification West Virginia residents now have some extra time to submit their...
WVDEP extends public comment period on Mountain Valley Pipeline water quality certification
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 13 days ago
West Virginia residents now have some extra time to submit their... Read more
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Salem News
Commission OKs firm for Snyder Road sewer line designThe Salem Utilities Commission gave the go-ahead just a week after Salem City C
Commission OKs firm for Snyder Road sewer line design
Salem News / Posted 14 days ago
The Salem Utilities Commission gave the go-ahead just a week after Salem City Council gave its approval for the project which is expected to open up the area to future development and eliminate at least two pump stations, creating a cost savings on... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Wiseman: SPRD's late electric bills paid ahead of scheduleStarkville Parks and Recreation Department's late electric bills from past fisc
Wiseman: SPRD's late electric bills paid ahead of schedule
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 14 days ago
Starkville Parks and Recreation Department's late electric bills from past fiscal years are now paid in full, Mayor Parker Wiseman said Wednesday. The mayor made the announcement ahead of May 18's scheduled SPRD master planning session with... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKChurch, 10251 Plymouth St.; 330-223-1561. LEETONIA Crochet, 10 a.m.; Exercise
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 15 days ago
Church, 10251 Plymouth St.; 330-223-1561. LEETONIA Crochet, 10 a.m.; Exercise, 11:45 a.m.; LEGOs, 4:30 p.m., Leetonia Public Community Library. Lisbon Exempted Village Board of Education, meeting, 5 p.m., board room, BOE office. NORTH... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Rules meant to boost renewable energy could backfire, some sayMONTPELIER >> A popular subsidy program for renewable energy is undergoin
Rules meant to boost renewable energy could backfire, some say
Bennington Banner / Posted 15 days ago
MONTPELIER >> A popular subsidy program for renewable energy is undergoing rule changes overseen by the Public Service Board, and the public comment period for that effort is nearly over. The board is taking comments until Thursday on the rule... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
California PUC’s big scandal over San Onofre closure heats upThe long-simmering scandal in the state Public Utilities Commission over a secr
California PUC’s big scandal over San Onofre closure heats up
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 16 days ago
The long-simmering scandal in the state Public Utilities Commission over a secret deal to stick ratepayers with most of the costs of shutting down the San Onofre nuclear power plant just got more interesting. The PUC announced Monday that it is... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKCOLUMBIANA Columbiana High School Class of 1951, breakfast, 9 a.m., Das Dutch
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 16 days ago
COLUMBIANA Columbiana High School Class of 1951, breakfast, 9 a.m., Das Dutch Haus. Crestview Music Department, Life Share Scholarship blood drive, 2-6 p.m., Crestview High School. Women Detectives in Pop Culture, 6-7:30 p.m., Columbiana Public... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Senators question energy agencies about Aliso Canyon reportState lawmakers Tuesday hammered energy agencies and Southern California utilit
Senators question energy agencies about Aliso Canyon report
Los Angeles Times / Posted 16 days ago
State lawmakers Tuesday hammered energy agencies and Southern California utilities about the continued use of the troubled Aliso Canyon natural gas storage facility, pressing them to justify the economic and safety risk the plant poses. "Our state... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Eversource seeks 26 percent drop in some electric ratesSPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - Western Massachusetts customers of electric utility E
Eversource seeks 26 percent drop in some electric rates
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 17 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - Western Massachusetts customers of electric utility Eversource could see their bills shrink this summer. The utility on Monday sought a 26 percent cut in its basic service customers' supply rate that if approved by state... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Eversource to reduce rates for customers in western Mass.supply rate. Eversource spokesperson Priscilla Ress told 22News that for an ave
Eversource to reduce rates for customers in western Mass.
WWLP Springfield / Posted 17 days ago
supply rate. Eversource spokesperson Priscilla Ress told 22News that for an average customer who uses 600 kilowatt hours of electricity per month, their bill will go down about $16.31. That savings, however, will be somewhat offset by an... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
California Inc.: Cable merger will reshape pay-TV landscapeWelcome to California Inc., the weekly newsletter of the L.A. Times Business Se
California Inc.: Cable merger will reshape pay-TV landscape
Los Angeles Times / Posted 18 days ago
Welcome to California Inc., the weekly newsletter of the L.A. Times Business Section. I'm business columnist David Lazarus, and here's a rundown of upcoming stories this week and the highlights of last week. Trading begins today on a down note... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Aldermen to seek public comment on budgetNew Bern aldermen want to hear from the public concerning the proposed 2016-17
Aldermen to seek public comment on budget
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 18 days ago
New Bern aldermen want to hear from the public concerning the proposed 2016-17 city budget at a meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday in City Hall.The city manager’s recommended budget for the fiscal year 2016-17 was presented to the board on April 26. Aldermen... Read more
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Rappler
DOE vows 'adequate, reliable' power supply on election dayASSURANCE. The Department of Energy promises that there will be adequate power
DOE vows 'adequate, reliable' power supply on election day
Rappler / Posted 18 days ago
ASSURANCE. The Department of Energy promises that there will be adequate power supply for the May 9, 2016 elections. MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Energy (DOE) assured the public that power reserves remain normal despite the forced outages... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Enough power for poll, counting centers guaranteed – DOEMeralco workers inspect electric meters along the MICT South Access Road, Tondo
Enough power for poll, counting centers guaranteed – DOE
Inquirier.net / Posted 19 days ago
Meralco workers inspect electric meters along the MICT South Access Road, Tondo, Manila. INQUIRER PHOTO/RAFFY LERMA MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Energy (DOE) and affiliated agencies, such as the National Grid Corp. of the Philippines... Read more
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Canberra Times
Power networks on high alert amid cyber threatsElectricity network companies face having to further beef up their defences aga
Power networks on high alert amid cyber threats
Canberra Times / Posted 19 days ago
Electricity network companies face having to further beef up their defences against cyber attacks as the rise of small-scale renewable power generation increases the vulnerability of the grid to attack. Network owners, which have already increased... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Power networks on high alert amid cyber threatsElectricity network companies face having to further beef up their defences aga
Power networks on high alert amid cyber threats
Brisbane Times / Posted 19 days ago
Electricity network companies face having to further beef up their defences against cyber attacks as the rise of small-scale renewable power generation increases the vulnerability of the grid to attack. Network owners, which have already increased... Read more
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The Age
Power networks on high alert amid cyber threatsElectricity network companies face having to further beef up their defences aga
Power networks on high alert amid cyber threats
The Age / Posted 19 days ago
Electricity network companies face having to further beef up their defences against cyber attacks as the rise of small-scale renewable power generation increases the vulnerability of the grid to attack. Network owners, which have already increased... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Power networks on high alert amid cyber threatsElectricity network companies face having to further beef up their defences aga
Power networks on high alert amid cyber threats
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 19 days ago
Electricity network companies face having to further beef up their defences against cyber attacks as the rise of small-scale renewable power generation increases the vulnerability of the grid to attack. Network owners, which have already increased... Read more
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WA Today
Power networks on high alert amid cyber threatsElectricity network companies face having to further beef up their defences aga
Power networks on high alert amid cyber threats
WA Today / Posted 19 days ago
Electricity network companies face having to further beef up their defences against cyber attacks as the rise of small-scale renewable power generation increases the vulnerability of the grid to attack. Network owners, which have already increased... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Local History: Dartt oversaw evolution of public transportation in ScrantonThe man who helped guide Scranton’s public transportation system got his start
Local History: Dartt oversaw evolution of public transportation in Scranton
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
The man who helped guide Scranton’s public transportation system got his start in the same field as many others living in the region at the turn of the 20th century. Harry H. Dartt began his professional career at Blossburg Coal Co. in 1903, when he... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
EPA chief: US quickly phasing out coal for clean energyWASHINGTON (AP) - The top official at the Environmental Protection Agency said
EPA chief: US quickly phasing out coal for clean energy
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 20 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The top official at the Environmental Protection Agency said Friday the ongoing legal fight over regulating carbon emissions from coal-fired power plants won't delay the nation's accelerating shift to cleaner sources of energy. EPA... Read more
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