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Pennsylvania Sues Oil Firms Over Gas Additive Pollution

Posted on June 24th, 2014 by

Pennsylvania Sues Oil Firms Over Gas Additive Pollution Chevron Corp., Exxon Mobil Corp., BP Plc and Citgo were among oil companies accused by Pennsylvania of[...]
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Ohio Puts Renewable Energy Standards On Hold

Posted on May 30th, 2014 by

Ohio Puts Renewable Energy Standards On Hold Ohio is no longer one of the 29 U.S. states that is working to satisfy its clean energy[...]
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Fracking Linked to Ohio Tremors

Posted on April 16th, 2014 by

Fracking Linked to Ohio Tremors The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) said yesterday that recent earthquakes in its northeastern region were likely caused by[...]
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Iowa Solar Tax Tripling Approved by State Senate

Posted on April 1st, 2014 by

Iowa Solar Tax Tripling Approved by State Senate A new solar tax legislation in Iowa was approved by the Ways and Means Committee that would[...]
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Transmission Lines to Carry Wind Power Across US Sparks Controversy

Posted on March 20th, 2014 by

Transmission Lines to Carry Wind Power Across US Sparks Controversy Clean Line Energy Partners wants to build a $2.2 billion 750-mile-long high-voltage transmission lines to[...]
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PA High Court Quashes Part of Fracking Law

Posted on December 23rd, 2013 by

PA High Court Quashes Part of Fracking Law Pennsylvania’s high court struck down part of a law geared towards easing natural gas production in the[...]
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Ontario Says Goodbye to Coal

Posted on November 26th, 2013 by

Ontario Says Goodbye to Coal The Ontario government announced last Friday that it will soon introduce legislation to ban coal-burning as well as construction of[...]
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Underwater Kites That Can Harvest 64 Times More Power than Undersea Turbines

Posted on November 11th, 2013 by

  Underwater Kites That Can Harvest 64 Times More Power than Undersea Turbines According to David Olinger, an associate professor of mechanical engineering at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, tethered[...]
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California Says “Yes” to more Energy Efficiency and Renewables

Posted on December 31st, 2012 by

While the November elections—and the flurry of political ads that preceded them—may already seem a distant memory, there’s still much to talk about when it[...]
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Georgia’s Clean Energy Potential

Posted on September 27th, 2012 by

Energy is a driving force behind our nation –– our dependence on it and our ability to develop new ways for harnessing and producing it[...]
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Fresno Mayor: Lowering Energy Costs ‘Mission Critical’ To Improving City’s Economic Development

Posted on April 16th, 2012 by

City of Fresno Mayor Ashley Swearengin talks about the role energy efficiency programs play in helping her lower unemployment and stimulate the economy.
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How EnergyGridIQ Helps You Find Available Energy Project Funding

Posted on December 8th, 2011 by

Reena Russell, one of the founders of EnergyGridIQ, talks about the importance of knowing what funding options are available for energy projects.
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FirstEnergy’s Ohio Units Achieve Compliance Benchmarks through RFP for Renewable Energy Credits

Posted on November 8th, 2011 by

FirstEnergy’s Ohio units achieve compliance benchmarks through RFP for renewable energy credits FirstEnergy’s Ohio utilities – Ohio Edison, Cleveland Electric Illuminating Co. and Toledo Edison[...]
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Conservation Services Group Secures $100M In Energy Saving Contracts

Posted on October 31st, 2011 by

Stephen Cowell, CEO of the Conservation Services Group, talks about the newly signed contracts that his company recently signed with numerous organizations. Full Transcript: Ben[...]
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Why A New York Law Requires A Building Performance Analysis

Posted on September 13th, 2011 by

  Allie Walker, CEO of The Lighting Quotent, discusses the impact of a new New York law that requires buildings with a footprint of 50,000[...]
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Why It’s Time For New Hampshire To Disband RGGI

Posted on April 6th, 2011 by

This February, the New Hampshire House voted 246-104 to repeal the state’s participation in the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative. The reaction from those opposing the repeal[...]