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Renewable Energy

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  • Walker draws scrutiny from GOP rivals for changing positions

    Scott Walker's rivals see him as an up-and-comer in the Republican race for president, so they are focusing on the Wisconsin governor's changing positions on a number of issues. The still-unofficial campaigns of several Republicans have assembled...
  • Governor declares emergency drought in parts of Washington

    Gov. Jay Inslee on Friday declared a drought emergency for three regions in Washington state, clearing the way for state officials to provide money and other relief to those experiencing drought hardships. The emergency was prompted by near record-low...
  • Solar eclipse will test Germany's green power grid

    Will next week's partial solar eclipse turn off the lights in Germany? Experts say the country's electricity grid, which relies increasingly on renewable energy, faces a crucial test on the morning of March 20, when the moon will pass in front of the sun...
  • Study: Carbon emissions stabilize despite growing economy

    Global energy emissions stayed stable last year even though the economy grew, according to data released Friday that could boost chances for a landmark climate accord later this year. The rising use of renewable energy, particularly in China, played a...
  • Without immediate renewable fuels standard, biodiesel industry faces uncertain future

    The large-scale production of domestic biodiesel should be something President Barack Obama strongly supports, due to his commitment to slowing the pace of climate change and reducing our dependence on fossil fuels. After all, the Environmental Protection...
  • Massachusetts AG Healey backs renewable energy efforts

    State Attorney General Maura Healey says she wants to expand the state's use of solar power and other renewable energy sources. Healey said Thursday that her office is already working with a task force to encourage the growth of the solar energy industry...
  • PZC OKs Solar Panels At Two Avon Schools

    PZC OKs Solar Panels At Two Avon Schools
    AVON — The planning and zoning commission has approved plans to put solar power panels on the roofs at Avon Middle School and Avon High School. The panels will be installed by Solar City. The town has an agreement with the company to buy...
  • Renewable energy is a California success story

    Renewable energy is a California success story
    In 2011, Solyndra, a California-based solar panel manufacturer, defaulted on a $535-million federal loan and went bankrupt. Critics argued that this proved renewable energy was hopelessly impractical and expensive and that federal and state policies to...
  • Connecticut utility officials endorse Vermont renewable bill

    Connecticut regulators on Wednesday signaled they won't shut down Vermont utilities' sale of renewable energy credits to power companies in Connecticut, especially if Vermont passes changes to its renewable energy program now pending in the Legislature....
  • Broward chooses Young At Art for solar display

    Broward chooses Young At Art for solar display
    Up until now, teaching children about solar power has been an abstract concept at Young At Art in Davie. But with the planned construction of solar panels, a partnership between Broward County and the Florida Power & Light Company, set to be built at...
  • In shakeup, Iowa governor taps new chair for utilities board

    Gov. Terry Branstad is installing a new chair of the Iowa Utilities Board, weeks after hearing complaints from the state's largest energy company about a wind power ruling. Branstad's appointment of Iowa Finance Authority official Geri Huser to chair the...