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36 min ago | Contra Costa Times
For years, the yellow wooden boat that pays homage to Pittsburg's commercial fishing industry past has marked the entrance to the marina.
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36 min ago | West Australian
Chief executive Michael Fraser said the company would cut prices by between eight and nine per cent on average and by more than 12 per cent for Victorian customers of its Powerdirect subsidiary as it passes on savings from the removal of the tax.
2 hrs ago | Business Journal
RGS Energy, a solar power installation company, said Tuesday that it's appointed Dennis Lacey as its new CEO, succeeding Kam Mofid, who the company said has "departed to pursue other interests."
4 hrs ago | WBOC-TV Salisbury
The U.S. Department of the Interior says it has auctioned some 80,000 acres off Maryland for wind energy development.
5 hrs ago | The Raw Story
Five climate scientists warned Florida Governor Rick Scott in a meeting on Tuesday that a steadily rising ocean was a major threat to the state's future, urging it to become a leader in developing solar energy and other clean power sources.
9 hrs ago | Canada.com
This October 2013 photo provided by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service shows a burned MacGillivray's Warbler that was found at the Ivanpah solar plant in the California Mojave Desert.
12 hrs ago | Suria
A solar cell that resembles a flower is offering a new take on green energy in Japan, where one scientist is searching for renewables that look good.
13 hrs ago | Freshnews
Proterra Inc., the leading provider of zero-emission all-electric transit buses, has recently announced the addition of Matt Horton as vice president of sales.
13 hrs ago | The Washington Post
The solar industry is facing a looming shortage of photovoltaic panels, reversing a two-year slump triggered by a global glut.
14 hrs ago | Examiner.com
The opening of the world's largest solar energy plant, located in Nevada, was a thrilling moment for many, but not for the birds that fly over it.
15 hrs ago | The Detroit News
Michiganians deserve as much autonomy as possible in choosing and generating their own electricity.
19 hrs ago | Wisbech Standard
A Government inspector says his decision to ban a domestic wind turbine in the Fens will protect the view of those who already look out at 24 industrial turbines at Coldham and Stag's Holt.
BUTTE VALLEY >> What does Butte College have in common with Apple Inc., the U.S. Department of Energy, Coca Cola Refreshments, Google Inc. and other organizations? All were ranked among the top 30 organizations in a nationwide partnership dedicated to using renewable energy, also known as green power, produced on site.
The UK government is to guarantee bonds totalling almost 50 million as part of a 74m funding package for a renewable energy project to power one of Scotland's best-known distilleries.
The Illinois Commerce Commission hearing in Chicago and Springfield was the first step toward submitting a required plan to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency outlining how the state will contribute to a sweeping Obama administration proposal to curb carbon dioxide emitted by the nation's power plants by 30 percent by 2030.
A new study from Lund University in Sweden has, for the first time, reconstructed solar activity during the last ice age.
FOR years, scientists just down the road from Oxford have been quietly working at the forefront of a project that could change the world.
One of the biggest new electric transmission line proposals in decades is turning into a debate over fracking, renewable energy and the future of an aging energy grid.
Updated: Tue Aug 19, 2014 11:37 pm
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