| Mar 9, 2015
| 10:01 AM
There is no social, political or economic issue that doesn’t have a civil-rights component to it, which is why the Florida NAACP looks to always add our voice wherever there is injustice.
That doesn’t always sit well with some...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 1:26 PM
The cloud computing arm of Amazon.com is teaming up with an energy company to build more than 60 wind turbines northwest of Lafayette, Indiana.
The Journal & Courier reports Amazon Web Services announced a 13-year deal with Pattern Energy Group to...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 1:25 PM
In hopes of bringing solar energy to the masses, the Citizens Utility Board and Environmental Defense Fund on Tuesday announced a proposal to allow Illinois neighborhoods to invest in solar projects together and share in the compensation credits that...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 4:00 PM
The State Senate voted Friday to shield Virginia's largest electric company from five years' worth of key rate reviews, locking in most of Dominion Virginia Power's electricity rates for the period.
The bill was amended repeatedly Friday as senators...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 1:00 PM
If Illinois wants to meet President Barack Obama's mandate to curb carbon dioxide pollution by 30 percent by 2030, it should invest heavily in energy efficiency and renewable energy.
That was the message Wednesday at a news conference organized by a...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 11:58 AM
The cloud computing arm of Amazon.com is teaming up with an energy company to build more than 60 wind turbines northwest of Lafayette.
The Journal & Courier reports Amazon Web Services announced a 13-year deal with Pattern Energy Group to construct...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 2:21 PM
A petition drive that would let Florida voters expand the market for solar energy is racking up signatures.
About month into the drive, Floridians for Solar Choice announced they've gathered 100,000 of the nearly 700,000 signatures needed to add their...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 9:20 AM
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...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 2:09 PM
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...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 12:32 PM
Gov. Terry McAuliffe has signed legislation freezing electricity rates and exemption Dominion Power and Appalachian Power from periodic state rate reviews, his office said Tuesday afternoon.
Senate Bill 1349 has been one of the more controversial bills...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 10:40 AM
As more communities along Florida's Atlantic coastline dig in against offshore drilling, several civic, business and environmental leaders spoke out this week against federal plans to open ocean waters to exploration.
Last summer, the Obama...