| Mar 19, 2013
| 4:47 PM
After three years of trying, Gov. Martin O'Malley has won approval of legislation that aims to spur construction of towering wind turbines off Maryland's Atlantic coast.
Now comes the hard part.
Daunting regulatory, political and financial hurdles...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 12:50 AM
HOLTVILLE — How to integrate the large number of renewable energy sources in California that have sprung up in recent years was just one issue that was discussed Thursday during the first full day of the sixth annual Renewable Energy Summit at the...
| Mar 16, 2013
| 12:34 AM
HOLTVILLE — Renewable energy development as a driving force to restore the ailing Salton Sea was discussed by panelists Friday during the last day of the sixth annual Renewable Energy Summit held at the Barbara Worth Resort.
The panel session,...
| May 7, 2013
| 11:03 AM
For the first time in South Dakota a small wind farm has succeeded in using a federal law to force a utility company to agree to buy electricity from the wind farm’s turbines.
The state Public Utilities Commission made its final rounds of...
| May 11, 2013
| 2:06 AM
BRAWLEY – After six weeks of hard work and critical thinking, a group of sixth graders at Sunflower Elementary School were ready to test their solar-powered boats at the Lions Center pool here Friday morning.
The boats, which were made of...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 6:54 AM
CROSS VILLAGE -- The howling debate about how loud wind turbines should be in Emmet County will resume Thursday night.
The Emmet County Planning Commission will discuss the recent findings of a commissioned acoustic review on whether the 35-decibel sound...
| May 1, 2013
| 8:15 AM
Like the proverbial "wolf in sheep's clothing," a Texas energy company is promoting a massive Eastern Shore wind farm as an environmentally friendly "green" project ("Eastern Shore wind project confronts eagles, Navy," April 29).
In reality, this...
| May 4, 2013
| 1:36 PM
U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty, D-5th District, has accepted tens of thousands of dollars in campaign contributions from people in the energy and environmental industries, which are regulated by her husband, Dan Esty, commissioner of the state Department of...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 12:27 PM
Aetna said Monday it is conducting finals tests on 975 solar panels that cover a field next to the insurer's Windsor office — doubling Aetna's solar energy capabilities in Connecticut.
In conjunction with Earth Day on Monday, Aetna said the solar...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 5:44 PM
Name: Goal Zero Switch 8 Solar Recharging Kit
What it is: an eco-friendly recharging kit that uses either solar power or electricity to charge its Switch 8 lithium ion portable battery, which has a tip for solar charging and another for USB charging. It...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 12:27 AM
OCOTILLO — The project area where the controversial 112 wind turbine project is located was recently deemed a “sacred site” by the Native American Heritage Commission, a ruling seen as symbolic victory by some opposing the project.