| Aug 29, 2013
| 12:15 PM
CASPER, Wyo. -- Robert Arthur Reed solicited investors nationwide for a wind farm here.
But a federal judge ruled here this week that all the telephone huckster was really selling was a bunch of hot air.
U.S. District Judge Scott Skavdahl ordered...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 11:05 AM
A wind-energy project in Western Maryland has been given more time by state regulators to start construction — the second deadline extension for the proposed 25-turbine development on Dan's Mountain in Allegany County.
The state Public Service...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 9:36 PM
When a person pulls up to Jamie Fisk's house, it doesn't seem noticeably different from any of the neighboring houses, but it has a feature unlike any other place in the area — the electricity and hot water the home uses are almost completely...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 12:30 AM
The Bureau of Land Management has released its final environmental impact statement for the proposed Ocotillo Sol Solar Energy Project.
In order to go forward, the proposed project also calls for an amendment to the California Desert Conservation Area...
| Aug 9, 2013
EAST BAY BIKE PATH, R.I. — There's a two wheeled revolution underway in Rhode Island.
Since the early '90s the Ocean State has paved, marked, and blazed its way to becoming a haven for bicyclists. The state now boasts 64 miles of paved bike paths,...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 2:14 PM
A federal report released this week resolved an obscure argument: Which large-scale solar technology requires the most land?
The inside-baseball question is common among solar power developers. Those who espouse solar thermal technology frequently point...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 1:05 AM
HETTINGER, N.D. (AP) - Residents are debating whether to allow a proposed $350 million wind farm in Adams County, in far southwestern North Dakota along its border with South Dakota.
Details of the project were outlined on July 29 at a meeting of the...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 9:50 AM
(AP) - Public hearings are scheduled for a massive power line that will cross the state of Kansas and deliver electricity to Missouri, Illinois and Indiana.
The Hays Daily News reports that the Grain Belt Express line will cross Russell and Osborne...
| Jul 3, 2013
Last weekend when traveling to San Diego and again on the way home, we noticed that the wind turbines were idle. There was a high wind alert issued, so why would a source of natural power be unused? — Traveler, Yuma
This question came from a Yuma...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 11:38 PM
OCOTILLO — When the wind turbine project that surrounds this community came before the Imperial County Board of Supervisors in April 2012, many spoke out for and against it.
But resident Jim Pelley stood out with his concerns, questioning...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 3:19 PM
Amid reports of wind turbine blades flying off and a resulting flurry of damage control measures, engineering powerhouse Siemens said Monday the chief of its wind power division would step down, two weeks after announcing costs related to incidents in...