| Aug 19, 2013
| 5:25 PM
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Four years after raising customers' bills to meet mandates to sell cleaner power, Michigan's biggest utilities are eliminating the fees or slashing them significantly.
Residential customers of DTE Electric may see their $3...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 2:00 AM
OCEAN CITY — The high-rise towers of Maryland's Atlantic beach resort were blips on the horizon from 13 miles offshore. Except for a distant container ship coming out of Delaware Bay, the Scarlett Isabella was practically alone as it cruised...
| Jul 19, 2013
BRAWLEY — Students in the Brawley Elementary School District showcased their knowledge about wind power and solar energy in addition to showcasing their miniature wind turbines and solar cars during the STEM Academy open house here Thursday morning....
| Jul 19, 2013
| 1:05 AM
SIOUX FALLS (AP) - A group of landowners in Lincoln County says it's planning to build a wind farm to power 300,000 homes, but supporters acknowledge that the project faces numerous challenges.
The Dakota Power Community Wind project is dependent on the...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 2:55 PM
Workers at Siemens Energy, a plant in Hutchinson, will build portions of wind turbines for a project in the northwest United States.
Siemens has an order from Portland General Electric company, a public utility in Oregon.
Hutchinson workers will build...
| 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...
| 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...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 8:25 AM
In a first, wind energy became the No. 1 source of new U.S. electricity generation capacity in 2012, according to a report released by the Energy Department on Tuesday.
Wind energy accounted for 43% of new electric additions last year, adding more than...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 5:23 AM
(AP) - A new government report shows Kansas is among the largest and fastest growing wind energy markets in the country.
The Energy Department reported Tuesday that Kansas ranks third among all U.S. states in the percentage of in-state electricity...
| 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,...