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The Tyee
Just Say No to Slow GrowthersEven better, real GDP could also be increased through environmental enhancement
Just Say No to Slow Growthers
The Tyee / Posted 3 minutes ago
Even better, real GDP could also be increased through environmental enhancements such as energy-saving building retrofits, renewable energy supplies, cleaning up pollution and creating or expanding public transit. These activities generate... Read more
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The Washington Times
Hillary Clinton yet to make good on promise to go carbon-neutralvenues, vowing to purchase credits to offset the gases emitted during operation
Hillary Clinton yet to make good on promise to go carbon-neutral
The Washington Times / Posted an hour ago
venues, vowing to purchase credits to offset the gases emitted during operations. “Exelon will procure a combination of Renewable Energy Certificates and Emission-Free Energy Certificates from nuclear, solar, wind and hydro generation sources to... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Premier’s grim news on state’s job lossesthe go-ahead after more than a year of delay. In a wideranging session, Mr Wea
Premier’s grim news on state’s job losses
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 hours ago
the go-ahead after more than a year of delay. In a wideranging session, Mr Weatherill also defended the State Government’s renewable energy policies, insisting there were “huge opportunities” for communities that led on climate change, and said a... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
$120m renewable energy farm gets council approval$120m outback Queensland hybrid renewable energy farm gets stage one approval
$120m renewable energy farm gets council approval
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 hours ago
$120m outback Queensland hybrid renewable energy farm gets stage one approval The first stage of a $120 million wind and solar renewable energy park near Hughenden in outback Queensland has been approved by the local council. Stage One of Windlab's... Read more
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The Mercury News
Brisbane: Bay Area's need for housing clashes with small town's valueswith a maximum of 2 million square feet of new industrial, retail, and research
Brisbane: Bay Area's need for housing clashes with small town's values
The Mercury News / Posted 3 hours ago
with a maximum of 2 million square feet of new industrial, retail, and research and development space; 86 acres of renewable energy generation; 79 acres of gardens and open space; and no housing. But without housing, Universal Paragon... Read more
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Perth Now
SA govt to be quizzed over budgetdon't believe that this is a jobs budget," Mr Marshall said. He said South Aus
SA govt to be quizzed over budget
Perth Now / Posted 3 hours ago
don't believe that this is a jobs budget," Mr Marshall said. He said South Australia was also facing a growing electricity crisis with households and businesses paying skyrocketing prices for the government's decision to favour renewable... Read more
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Reuters
Activist Steyer expands agenda in bid to defeat 'dangerous' Trumpnomination following a heated battle against Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont.
Activist Steyer expands agenda in bid to defeat 'dangerous' Trump
Reuters / Posted 4 hours ago
nomination following a heated battle against Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont. Clinton has said she would seek to advance renewable energy use, boost regulation and reduce U.S. consumption of oil and coal if elected. "I can take them at their... Read more
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News.com.au
SA govt to be quizzed over budgetdon't believe that this is a jobs budget," Mr Marshall said. He said South Aus
SA govt to be quizzed over budget
News.com.au / Posted 4 hours ago
don't believe that this is a jobs budget," Mr Marshall said. He said South Australia was also facing a growing electricity crisis with households and businesses paying skyrocketing prices for the government's decision to favour renewable... Read more
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The Record
Waterloo crafting community strategyAsphalt & Landscape Inc. serves Kitchener-Waterloo as a full-service asphalt co
Waterloo crafting community strategy
The Record / Posted 5 hours ago
Asphalt & Landscape Inc. serves Kitchener-Waterloo as a full-service asphalt company,... For only the best in renewable energy technology (RET), the Kitchener-Waterloo region turns to... Wellington Fireplace & Leisure in Rockwood has... Read more
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The Record
Six-foot snake on the loose in Kitchener’s Mill-Courtland areaFor only the best in renewable energy technology (RET), the Kitchener-Waterloo
Six-foot snake on the loose in Kitchener’s Mill-Courtland area
The Record / Posted 5 hours ago
For only the best in renewable energy technology (RET), the Kitchener-Waterloo region turns to... Ontario has a wealth of waterfront wonders that are also great rental opportunities to enjoy time... For an unmatched personal window and door... Read more
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BBC News
Hinkley Point set to get final investment approval from France's EDFpredecessors, it can't be relied on to keep the lights on in the UK". The camp
Hinkley Point set to get final investment approval from France's EDF
BBC News / Posted 5 hours ago
predecessors, it can't be relied on to keep the lights on in the UK". The campaign group added that more investment for renewable energy like offshore wind was needed.Hinkley Point timeline Jan 2006 - Government proposes nuclear as part of... Read more
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Herald Sun
SA govt to be quizzed over budgetdon't believe that this is a jobs budget," Mr Marshall said. He said South Aus
SA govt to be quizzed over budget
Herald Sun / Posted 5 hours ago
don't believe that this is a jobs budget," Mr Marshall said. He said South Australia was also facing a growing electricity crisis with households and businesses paying skyrocketing prices for the government's decision to favour renewable... Read more
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Weekly Times
SA govt to be quizzed over budgetdon't believe that this is a jobs budget," Mr Marshall said. He said South Aus
SA govt to be quizzed over budget
Weekly Times / Posted 5 hours ago
don't believe that this is a jobs budget," Mr Marshall said. He said South Australia was also facing a growing electricity crisis with households and businesses paying skyrocketing prices for the government's decision to favour renewable... Read more
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The Courier Mail
SA govt to be quizzed over budgetdon't believe that this is a jobs budget," Mr Marshall said. He said South Aus
SA govt to be quizzed over budget
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
don't believe that this is a jobs budget," Mr Marshall said. He said South Australia was also facing a growing electricity crisis with households and businesses paying skyrocketing prices for the government's decision to favour renewable... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Hybrid wind-solar plant given green light in NSWfrom the Southern Joint Regional Planning Panel last month and has now also sec
Hybrid wind-solar plant given green light in NSW
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 hours ago
from the Southern Joint Regional Planning Panel last month and has now also secured $9.9 million from the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA). The ARENA said co-locating the solar plant with the wind turbines would provide continuous... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
SA volatile energy prices offer big lessons for nation: Ministerto up to $14,000 a megawatt hour which had some of the state's biggest employer
SA volatile energy prices offer big lessons for nation: Minister
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 hours ago
to up to $14,000 a megawatt hour which had some of the state's biggest employers threatening shut downs. The state has a renewable energy target of 50 per cent by 2025, up from the 40 per cent currently generated. Mr Frydenberg said many factors... Read more
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The News & Observer
Wind power still under threat in North Carolinato those of us who follow environmental issues closely that this bill is, at it
Wind power still under threat in North Carolina
The News & Observer / Posted 5 hours ago
to those of us who follow environmental issues closely that this bill is, at its core, just another attempt to stifle renewable energy, the reasoning given is to protect military air space. To keep flight paths clear of obstructions. What... Read more
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Daily Maverick
A citizen’s guide to electricity generation technologyyears. The jam is this: if IRP modelling does not allow for nuclear, then our p
A citizen’s guide to electricity generation technology
Daily Maverick / Posted 5 hours ago
years. The jam is this: if IRP modelling does not allow for nuclear, then our politicians can’t permit either the gas or renewable energy processes to proceed as their proliferation exposes the poor prospects of nuclear from a cost perspective... Read more
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York Daily Record
How Dem delegates from Pa. will make the case for ClintonClinton made about the coal industry during a March CNN town hall. At that even
How Dem delegates from Pa. will make the case for Clinton
York Daily Record / Posted 5 hours ago
Clinton made about the coal industry during a March CNN town hall. At that event, Clinton talked about the importance of renewable energy for jobs, “because we're going to put a lot of coal miners and coal companies out of business,” she... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Environmental groups oppose natural gas in Rocklandfishing communities -- it's vacation communities. " Jones said solar or wind e
Environmental groups oppose natural gas in Rockland
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 5 hours ago
fishing communities -- it's vacation communities. " Jones said solar or wind energy would be preferred methods of clean, renewable energy. Many wonder about the cost of those other energy sources. "If you take in the full environmental cost of... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
PUC is too slow dealing with dead treesemergency order calls on the PUC to accelerate the development of small bioener
PUC is too slow dealing with dead trees
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 hours ago
emergency order calls on the PUC to accelerate the development of small bioenergy facilities to convert the dead trees to renewable energy. Despite the obvious threat to public safety and the huge costs of wildfire, the commission is dragging its... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
'Jill not Hill' Green Party's Stein seeks Sanders' backersGreen Party candidate Jill Stein, whose liberal agenda of tuition-free college,
'Jill not Hill' Green Party's Stein seeks Sanders' backers
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 6 hours ago
Green Party candidate Jill Stein, whose liberal agenda of tuition-free college, $15-per-hour minimum wage and a renewable energy economy by 2030 offers a home to Sanders' supporters disillusioned by the two-party political system and... Read more
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The Age
Gas market shake-up aimed at lowering pricesgas prices at a time when electricity producers are turning increasingly to the
Gas market shake-up aimed at lowering prices
The Age / Posted 6 hours ago
gas prices at a time when electricity producers are turning increasingly to the fuel to cope with intermittent output from renewable energy projects such as wind turbines and solar farms. "East coast gas markets are undergoing a period of growth... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Gas market shake-up aimed at lowering pricesgas prices at a time when electricity producers are turning increasingly to the
Gas market shake-up aimed at lowering prices
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
gas prices at a time when electricity producers are turning increasingly to the fuel to cope with intermittent output from renewable energy projects such as wind turbines and solar farms. "East coast gas markets are undergoing a period of growth... Read more
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Canberra Times
Gas market shake-up aimed at lowering pricesgas prices at a time when electricity producers are turning increasingly to the
Gas market shake-up aimed at lowering prices
Canberra Times / Posted 6 hours ago
gas prices at a time when electricity producers are turning increasingly to the fuel to cope with intermittent output from renewable energy projects such as wind turbines and solar farms. "East coast gas markets are undergoing a period of growth... Read more
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Herald Sun
Frydenberg affirms renewable commitmentonce been dubbed "Mr Coal" but the new federal environment minister has a messa
Frydenberg affirms renewable commitment
Herald Sun / Posted 6 hours ago
once been dubbed "Mr Coal" but the new federal environment minister has a message for doubters: he's highly supportive of renewable energy. Mr Frydenberg insists he accepts the science of climate change and recognises Australia needs to do its... Read more
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Weekly Times
Frydenberg affirms renewable commitmentonce been dubbed "Mr Coal" but the new federal environment minister has a messa
Frydenberg affirms renewable commitment
Weekly Times / Posted 6 hours ago
once been dubbed "Mr Coal" but the new federal environment minister has a message for doubters: he's highly supportive of renewable energy. Mr Frydenberg insists he accepts the science of climate change and recognises Australia needs to do its... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Frydenberg affirms renewable commitmentonce been dubbed "Mr Coal" but the new federal environment minister has a messa
Frydenberg affirms renewable commitment
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 hours ago
once been dubbed "Mr Coal" but the new federal environment minister has a message for doubters: he's highly supportive of renewable energy. Mr Frydenberg insists he accepts the science of climate change and recognises Australia needs to do its... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Environmental groups oppose natural gas in Rocklandfishing communities -- it's vacation communities. " Jones said solar or wind e
Environmental groups oppose natural gas in Rockland
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 6 hours ago
fishing communities -- it's vacation communities. " Jones said solar or wind energy would be preferred methods of clean, renewable energy. Many wonder about the cost of those other energy sources. "If you take in the full environmental cost of... Read more
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News.com.au
Frydenberg affirms renewable commitmentonce been dubbed "Mr Coal" but the new federal environment minister has a messa
Frydenberg affirms renewable commitment
News.com.au / Posted 6 hours ago
once been dubbed "Mr Coal" but the new federal environment minister has a message for doubters: he's highly supportive of renewable energy. Mr Frydenberg insists he accepts the science of climate change and recognises Australia needs to do its... Read more
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Daily Maverick
South Africa | Daily MaverickThe roles of private sector IPPs and Eskom in renewable energy: An interview wi
South Africa | Daily Maverick
Daily Maverick / Posted 6 hours ago
The roles of private sector IPPs and Eskom in renewable energy: An interview with the South African Renewable Energy Council EE Publishers initially proposed an interview with Eskom on its position and role in respect of renewable energy in South... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Survey: Most New England residents worry about energy priceshe and his wife use regular house fans to save money. The average price for el
Survey: Most New England residents worry about energy prices
WWLP Springfield / Posted 6 hours ago
he and his wife use regular house fans to save money. The average price for electricity in the U.S. is about 13 cents per kilowatt hour. State lawmakers are looking at wind, hydropower and other forms of renewable energy to help ease energy... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
'Jill Not Hill': Green Party's Stein Seeks Sanders' BackersGreen Party candidate Jill Stein, whose liberal agenda of tuition-free college,
'Jill Not Hill': Green Party's Stein Seeks Sanders' Backers
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 6 hours ago
Green Party candidate Jill Stein, whose liberal agenda of tuition-free college, $15-per-hour minimum wage and a renewable energy economy by 2030 offers a home to Sanders' supporters disillusioned by the two-party political system and... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
'Jill Not Hill': Green Party's Stein Seeks Sanders' BackersGreen Party candidate Jill Stein, whose liberal agenda of tuition-free college,
'Jill Not Hill': Green Party's Stein Seeks Sanders' Backers
NBC Connecticut / Posted 7 hours ago
Green Party candidate Jill Stein, whose liberal agenda of tuition-free college, $15-per-hour minimum wage and a renewable energy economy by 2030 offers a home to Sanders' supporters disillusioned by the two-party political system and... Read more
748 related stories
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Northern Daily Leader
Turnbull government's green shift to back renewablesrole for coal in Australia's future energy mix, talked up reliable green energy
Turnbull government's green shift to back renewables
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 7 hours ago
role for coal in Australia's future energy mix, talked up reliable green energy, and locked in the current 23.5 per cent renewable energy target by 2020, in a marked change from the avowedly pro-coal rhetoric of the Abbott government. And he has... Read more
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The Young Witness
Turnbull government's green shift to back renewablesrole for coal in Australia's future energy mix, talked up reliable green energy
Turnbull government's green shift to back renewables
The Young Witness / Posted 7 hours ago
role for coal in Australia's future energy mix, talked up reliable green energy, and locked in the current 23.5 per cent renewable energy target by 2020, in a marked change from the avowedly pro-coal rhetoric of the Abbott government. And he has... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
'Jill Not Hill': Green Party's Stein Seeks Sanders' BackersGreen Party candidate Jill Stein, whose liberal agenda of tuition-free college,
'Jill Not Hill': Green Party's Stein Seeks Sanders' Backers
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 7 hours ago
Green Party candidate Jill Stein, whose liberal agenda of tuition-free college, $15-per-hour minimum wage and a renewable energy economy by 2030 offers a home to Sanders' supporters disillusioned by the two-party political system and... Read more
748 related stories
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NBC New York
'Jill Not Hill': Green Party's Stein Seeks Sanders' BackersGreen Party candidate Jill Stein, whose liberal agenda of tuition-free college,
'Jill Not Hill': Green Party's Stein Seeks Sanders' Backers
NBC New York / Posted 7 hours ago
Green Party candidate Jill Stein, whose liberal agenda of tuition-free college, $15-per-hour minimum wage and a renewable energy economy by 2030 offers a home to Sanders' supporters disillusioned by the two-party political system and... Read more
748 related stories
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NBC Los Angeles
'Jill Not Hill': Green Party's Stein Seeks Sanders' BackersGreen Party candidate Jill Stein, whose liberal agenda of tuition-free college,
'Jill Not Hill': Green Party's Stein Seeks Sanders' Backers
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 7 hours ago
Green Party candidate Jill Stein, whose liberal agenda of tuition-free college, $15-per-hour minimum wage and a renewable energy economy by 2030 offers a home to Sanders' supporters disillusioned by the two-party political system and... Read more
748 related stories
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NBC Washington
'Jill Not Hill': Green Party's Stein Seeks Sanders' BackersGreen Party candidate Jill Stein, whose liberal agenda of tuition-free college,
'Jill Not Hill': Green Party's Stein Seeks Sanders' Backers
NBC Washington / Posted 7 hours ago
Green Party candidate Jill Stein, whose liberal agenda of tuition-free college, $15-per-hour minimum wage and a renewable energy economy by 2030 offers a home to Sanders' supporters disillusioned by the two-party political system and... Read more
748 related stories
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NBC Chicago
'Jill Not Hill': Green Party's Stein Seeks Sanders' BackersGreen Party candidate Jill Stein, whose liberal agenda of tuition-free college,
'Jill Not Hill': Green Party's Stein Seeks Sanders' Backers
NBC Chicago / Posted 7 hours ago
Green Party candidate Jill Stein, whose liberal agenda of tuition-free college, $15-per-hour minimum wage and a renewable energy economy by 2030 offers a home to Sanders' supporters disillusioned by the two-party political system and... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
'Jill Not Hill': Green Party's Stein Seeks Sanders' BackersGreen Party candidate Jill Stein, whose liberal agenda of tuition-free college,
'Jill Not Hill': Green Party's Stein Seeks Sanders' Backers
NBC Bay Area / Posted 7 hours ago
Green Party candidate Jill Stein, whose liberal agenda of tuition-free college, $15-per-hour minimum wage and a renewable energy economy by 2030 offers a home to Sanders' supporters disillusioned by the two-party political system and... Read more
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Western Advocate
Turnbull government's green shift to back renewablesrole for coal in Australia's future energy mix, talked up reliable green energy
Turnbull government's green shift to back renewables
Western Advocate / Posted 7 hours ago
role for coal in Australia's future energy mix, talked up reliable green energy, and locked in the current 23.5 per cent renewable energy target by 2020, in a marked change from the avowedly pro-coal rhetoric of the Abbott government. And he has... Read more
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Reuters
Activist Steyer expands agenda in bid to defeat 'dangerous' Trumpnomination following a heated battle against Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont.
Activist Steyer expands agenda in bid to defeat 'dangerous' Trump
Reuters / Posted 7 hours ago
nomination following a heated battle against Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont. Clinton has said she would seek to advance renewable energy use, boost regulation and reduce U.S. consumption of oil and coal if elected. "I can take them at their... Read more
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The Border Mail
Turnbull government's green shift to back renewablesrole for coal in Australia's future energy mix, talked up reliable green energy
Turnbull government's green shift to back renewables
The Border Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
role for coal in Australia's future energy mix, talked up reliable green energy, and locked in the current 23.5 per cent renewable energy target by 2020, in a marked change from the avowedly pro-coal rhetoric of the Abbott government. And he has... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Turnbull government's green shift to back renewablesrole for coal in Australia's future energy mix, talked up reliable green energy
Turnbull government's green shift to back renewables
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 7 hours ago
role for coal in Australia's future energy mix, talked up reliable green energy, and locked in the current 23.5 per cent renewable energy target by 2020, in a marked change from the avowedly pro-coal rhetoric of the Abbott government. And he has... Read more
15 related stories
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NBC Miami
'Jill Not Hill': Green Party's Stein Seeks Sanders' BackersGreen Party candidate Jill Stein, whose liberal agenda of tuition-free college,
'Jill Not Hill': Green Party's Stein Seeks Sanders' Backers
NBC Miami / Posted 7 hours ago
Green Party candidate Jill Stein, whose liberal agenda of tuition-free college, $15-per-hour minimum wage and a renewable energy economy by 2030 offers a home to Sanders' supporters disillusioned by the two-party political system and... Read more
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Business Wire
Minnesota Power Seeks Proposals for Large-Scale Wind, Solar Energy, and Customer-Driven Resourcesmegawatts of wind generation beyond the 625 megawatts of wind it has on its sys
Minnesota Power Seeks Proposals for Large-Scale Wind, Solar Energy, and Customer-Driven Resources
Business Wire / Posted 8 hours ago
megawatts of wind generation beyond the 625 megawatts of wind it has on its system. The company seeks to purchase low-cost renewable energy that fully maximizes the benefits of the extended Federal Production Tax Credit (PTC) for wind projects on... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Wind, nuclear advance as NY moves ahead with energy planlife of aging nuclear plants. Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo says nuclear power
Wind, nuclear advance as NY moves ahead with energy plan
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 8 hours ago
life of aging nuclear plants. Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo says nuclear power can be a "bridge" during the transition to renewable energy. Organized labor also supports the plants, which employ thousands. The subsidy will cost $1 billion in the... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Climate pariah or saviour? Paper looks at role gas could play on carbon pricingenergy future has heated up recently amid steep rises in power prices in South
Climate pariah or saviour? Paper looks at role gas could play on carbon pricing
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 8 hours ago
energy future has heated up recently amid steep rises in power prices in South Australia. Some have blamed the state's high renewable energy penetration, while others have noted the price of gas has doubled as suppliers such as Origin Energy steer... Read more
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