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Renewable Energy

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  • Mayoral hopefuls bring their game to Naperville forum

    Mayoral hopefuls bring their game to Naperville forum
    Change is on its way to Naperville, participants in a lunch-hour mayoral forum agreed Thursday. Four men who hope to put the most prominent face on that change presented their plans for filling the mayor's role to members and guests of the Rotary Club...
  • RedBlueAmerica: Obama's Keystone Pipeline veto: Good for environment?

    President Obama this week made good on his threat to veto a Republican-backed bill to approve construction of the 1,179-mile Keystone XL oil pipeline. The pipeline would carry more than 800,000 barrels of oil a day from Canada to refineries on the U.S....
  • Google invests $300 million in fund for residential solar power

    Google invests $300 million in fund for residential solar power
    Google Inc. is making another large investment in renewable energy, but this time average homeowners could be the ones reaping the benefits.  The Mountain View, Calif.-based Internet search giant said Thursday it would invest $300 million in a new...
  • SC clears way for renewal of Duke's hydroelectric license

    Environmental officials in South Carolina have approved Duke Energy's request for water quality certification on the Catawba River that clears the way for renewal of the Charlotte utility's hydroelectric license. The Charlotte Observer reported (http://...
  • Retirement dinner for ex-PUC chief Peevey nets $55,000 in gifts for UC Berkeley

    Retirement dinner for ex-PUC chief Peevey nets $55,000 in gifts for UC Berkeley
    More than $55,000 was donated to UC Berkeley in honor of former California Public Utilities Commission President Michael Peevey, a La Cañada homeowner who stepped down in December amid scandal, the Los Angeles Times reports.  Representatives from...
  • Governors In Conn., Mass., R.I. Say They Will Collaborate On Energy Policy

    The governors of Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island are joining together to look for ways to increase the region's reliance on renewable energy sources while also expanding natural gas capacity. Under the plan, electric distribution companies...
  • Dinner for ex-PUC chief Peevey nets $55,000 in gifts for UC Berkeley

    Dinner for ex-PUC chief Peevey nets $55,000 in gifts for UC Berkeley
    More than $55,000 was donated to UC Berkeley in honor of former California Public Utilities Commission President Michael Peevey, who stepped down in December amid scandal. Representatives from eight labor unions, a rooftop solar power company and a...
  • Work To Install Solar Panels At Avon Schools To Start In March

    AVON — Work to install solar power panels at two public schools should start by the end of March, school officials said Tuesday. The town wants to install the panels on the roofs of Avon High School, Avon Middle School and the public works building...
  • Second golden eagle in 3 years killed at Nevada wind farm

    The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has confirmed another golden eagle has been killed at a Nevada wind farm near the Utah line, and conservationists are demanding federal regulators do something about it. Fish and Wildlife Service spokesman Dan...
  • Governors looking to expand renewable energy, natural gas

    The governors of Massachusetts, Connecticut and Rhode Island are joining forces to look for ways to increase the region's reliance on renewable energy sources while also expanding natural gas capacity. Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker said the effort...
  • EXCHANGE: Pekin's 'Sugar House' now large ethanol producer

    The old Sugar House has been through a lot of changes over the years. That's the name "old timers" like Larry Whitehouse still use to describe the ethanol plant operated by Aventine Renewable Energy in Pekin, the site of a sugar processing plant that...