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  1. Gannon: Hours of meaningless debate on the House budgetRead the original story

    26 min ago | The Daily Advance

    When the House finished more than eight hours of debate on its $22 billion budget late last week, many listeners had to wonder what of any consequence had been accomplished with all the talk. First, most of the discussion came well after dinner time last Thursday, when most state taxpayers whose hard-earned money was being spent are putting kids to bed, watching their favorite shows or sleeping.

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  2. Royal Dutch Shell Plc Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Canaccord GenuityRead the original story

    33 min ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    's stock had its "buy" rating reaffirmed by equities research analysts at Canaccord Genuity in a research note issued to investors on Monday. They currently have a GBX 2,275 target price on the stock.

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  3. Countdown to EnduroRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Bega District News

    The Tathra MTB Enduro is just under two weeks away with organisers hitting top gear, preparing tracks and finalising entries for the epic marathon mountain bike event. The Tathra MTB Enduro is just under two weeks away with organisers hitting top gear, preparing tracks and finalising entries for the epic marathon mountain bike event.

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  4. Deals set for tidal project, Lengkeek, Aecon chosenRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Chronicle Herald

    Lengkeek Vessel Engineering Inc. and Aecon Group Inc. have won multimillion-dollar contracts for one of Nova Scotia's tidal energy test projects off Parrsboro. A naval architecture and marine engineering firm based in Dartmouth, Lengkeek will design the barge, which will have a lift capacity of 1,150 tonnes.

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  5. Hydro-Qu bec posts net result of $1.8 billion for the first quarterRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Electric Energy Online

    For a second consecutive year, Hydro-Quebec posted a net result of $1.8 billion for the first quarter. Thanks to the skillful deployment of the company's sales programs and the solid performance of its generating and transmission facilities in a context marked by very cold winter temperatures, the net result totaled $1,788 million in 2015, compared to $1,750 million in 2014.

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  6. Canada, U.S., Mexico agree to establish working group for climate change, energyRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Lethbridge Herald

    Greg Rickford, Canada's minister of natural resources, reached the deal - along with U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz and Pedro Joaquin-Coldwell, Mexico's energy secretary - during a meeting of North American energy ministers. The working group will focus on a number of issues, including reliable and low-carbon electricity grids, deployment of clean energy technologies including renewables, and energy efficiency for equipment, appliances, industries and buildings.

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  7. Solar cookers installedRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Fiji Times

    TO reduce dependence on fossil fuels, West-based NGO Soroptimist International is working with communities to implement renewable energy technologies for sustainable livelihoods. Soroptimist Fiji president Dr Maria Doton said they had started the first phase of the project in Ba two weeks ago by installing solar cookers at HART homes in Ba.

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  8. Business at the high end is grand for TrumpRead the original story

    1 hr ago | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    ... and I don't think it was good for golf." His Aberdeen project hit a snag when he sought to eliminate alternative energy windmills he felt marred views from the course. "I've been really successful in stopping the windmills. These windmills are a ...

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  9. Why Do Women Run?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The First Perspective-Aboriginal

    ... concerns are climate change and privacy. An environmental activist, she believes in enhancing clean, alternative energy sources. Quarmby is also concerned about the passage of Bill C-51, the proposed anti-terrorism law before the senate, saying ...

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  10. U.S., Canada and Mexico create new climate change partnershipRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Reuters

    May 25 North American energy ministers said on Monday they had set up a working group on climate change and energy, a partnership designed to help Canada, the United States and Mexico harmonize policies. The partnership does not include binding targets, but will enhance cooperation and integrate more climate change-related policies into energy discussions between the countries, Canadian Natural Resources Minister Greg Rickford said during a conference call.

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  11. Bega Valley tech sector switched onRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Bega District News

    AS THE Bega Valley's links to the world-wide web grow stronger and faster, the ability to combine business and pleasure is becoming all-too enticing for many. AS THE Bega Valley's links to the world-wide web grow stronger and faster - though perhaps not as fast as some would like - the ability to combine business and pleasure is becoming all-too enticing for many.

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  12. Euromonitor runs rule over recent nutraceutical award winnersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Food Technology

    Market analyst Euromonitor International dissects recent NutraIngredients Awards winners to provide category perspective from sustainable omega-3 to healthy ageing in this guest article. The first week of May was an exciting one for the European food and food supplements industries as it witnessed two eagerly awaited key events: Vitafoods and Finished Products Europe and the first ever NutraIngredients Awards, both in Geneva, Switzerland.

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  13. Government of Canada and Federation of Canadian Municipalities...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Electric Energy Online

    Peter Braid, Member of Parliament for Kitchener Waterloo and Parliamentary Secretary for Infrastructure and Communities, on behalf of the Honourable Greg Rickford, Canada's Minister of Natural Resources, and Brad Woodside, President of the Federation of Canadian Municipalities and Mayor of the City of Fredericton, New Brunswick, today announced Green Municipal Fund grants for the City of Waterloo.

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  14. AGL wind turbine noise studyRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Warrnambool Standard

    AGL Energy's offer to take part in research into the impact of infrasound from wind farms on nearby residents was long overdue, a south-west anti-wind farm campaigner says. AGL Energy's offer to take part in research into the impact of infrasound from wind farms on nearby residents was long overdue, a south-west anti-wind farm campaigner says.

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  15. Contact ditches geothermal, plans payoutRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Otago Daily Times

    Contact Energy has ditched an unpopular option to invest in Pacific Rim geothermal power, instead opting to deliver shareholders a $367 million special dividend. Contact's share price rocketed off its Friday close of $5.50 to initially trade up 80c to $6.35.

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  16. NV Energy fights to keep rooftop solar from cutting into its profitRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    The future of solar energy in Nevada is at stake in a furious battle that likely won't be resolved as the 2015 state legislative session nears an end next month. Solar advocates, Nevada businesses and solar industry reps are pushing for more rooftop solar, saying it's unfair to force consumers to remain chained to the grid and warning that the state could lose thousands of jobs if it doesn't adapt.

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  17. Collinsville waterpark using solar panelsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KFVS12

    The News-Democrat reports that Collinsville Area Recreation District installed the solar panels at Splash City Waterpark at the end of March. Park district administrative assistant Kim Derossett says the first electric bill with the solar panels came in April and shows $700 in savings.

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  18. DePue/Bureau County Democrats to meetRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bureau County Republican

    The DePue/Bureau County Democrats will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 28, at the DePue VFW building on Lake DePue. The guest speaker will be Keith Bolin, a wind energy developer from Bureau County.

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  19. Solar plane delays attempt at most challenging leg of epic journeyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    The Solar Impulse 2 is experimental solar plane attempting to fly around the world without a single drop of fuel. The Solar Impulse 2 is experimental solar plane attempting to fly around the world without a single drop of fuel.

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  20. People in Nicaragua doing what Nicaragua people doRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Cape Gazette

    Eddy Kuhl must be the man that the Dos Equis ad agency had in mind for their series of commercials centered on The World's Most Interesting Man. Author, world traveler, ecologically passionate, large-hearted, filled with good humor and love, he is part of the family that owns and operates the uber-ecologically sustainable coffee plantation known as Selva Negra near the Nicaraguan mountain city of Matagalpa.

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