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  1. New Issue of Sierra MagazineRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Sierra

    The Brazilian surfer girl on bravery, a borrowed board, and the beauty of being fully present on the biggest of waves. With rallies, protests, lobbying, and letter-writing campaigns, Pennsylvania Sierra Club activists have been working to rein in their state's fracking juggernaut.

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  2. Green energy job growth outpaces losses in coal industryRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Far more jobs have been created in wind and solar businesses in recent years than have been lost in the collapse of the coal industry, and renewable-energy companies expect record growth in the United States this year. "I started this company in 2009, and I have seen tremendous growth since then," said John Billingsley, chief executive of Tri-Global Energy in Dallas.

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  3. Under the Dome: Inside the Maine State HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | JD Supra

    ... in natural gas pipelines and transmission wires. The group also identified renewable energy such as solar and wind power as solutions to lowering the cost of energy. The governors were not specific on the cost of proposed improvements because ...

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  4. Darlington County planning sets rules for renewable energy developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WMBF

    The Darlington County Planning Commission is proposing an ordinance to county council after hearing interest from solar brokers and landowners about developing a greener Darlington County. The Renewable Energy Systems ordinance lays the groundwork for renewable energy projects.

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  5. Wind Energy Update O&M Excellence Award Winners AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | PRWeb

    The winners for the 2015 Inaugural Wind Energy Update O&M Excellence Awards were announced at the 7th Wind Operations and Maintenance Summit in Dallas last week. For the first time, the WEU O&M Excellence Awards, sponsored by E.ON and Danish Wind Power Academy , bought together the wind energy industry to celebrate excellence, outstanding achievements and contributions in the evolving O&M sector.

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  6. Extension of the Gas Network in the Bellechasse Region: Gaz M...Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | Canada NewsWire

    ... involved in the development and operation of innovative, promising energy projects such as the production of wind power, the use of natural gas as a transportation fuel and the development of biomethane. Gaz Metro is a major energy sector player ...

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  7. 3 must-read beef headlines to kick off your Monday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Beef Magazine

    This week's roundup of positive beef headlines includes five myths debunked, a former vegetarian praising the sustainability of beef cattle production, and how cattle might be the cure for Ebola. Check out these must-read beef headlines this morning.

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  8. Demand for Titanium Dioxide to Increase Due To PV Module Market Growth in Brazil and SpainRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | International Business Times

    IN PHOTO: A man walks next to solar panels at a soon-to-be completed solucar solar park at Sanlucar La Mayor, near Seville, February 13, 2008. The first of two solar thermal power plants uses mirrors to concentrate the sun's rays onto the top of a 100 metre tower where it produces steam to drive a turbine.

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  9. Struan Stevenson: Greens are the watermelon partyRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Scotsman.com

    Under the skin, they are red in tooth and claw, writes Struan Stevenson. And they would send us scuttling back to the dark ages ANYONE swithering about voting Green at the general election should read on.

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  10. Rockies Today, April 24Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Missoula Independent Online

    WAPA, USFWS team up to speed progress of wind energy in 6 states Montana is one of the six states affected by the agreement between the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the Western Area Power Administration, a branch of the U.S. Department of Energy, which presents developers of wind-energy projects with ... (more)

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  11. New Saturday storm outlook shows AL under slight riskRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WTVM

    The greatest threat with this weekend's stormy weather will be rain, but severe storms are still possible on Saturday night. Just like yesterday, the precipitation will be moving into a very dry air mass which will cause a lot of the precipitation to evaporate.

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  12. News 9 Weather Team Tracking Severe Storm Chances In OklahomaRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | News9 Oklahoma City

    We're still tracking a severe weather threat for a good portion of Oklahoma Friday afternoon into the evening hours. Most of us will just see a warm, windy and slight humid afternoon with temperatures climbing into the 80s.

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  13. Jonathan Wiggs/Globe Staff/File Can we make the tough decisions about energy?Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Boston.com

    ... the most energy-efficient state in the nation. We also need to find a way to harvest the substantial supply of wind power available off our shores. Doing so would prevent us from relying on a single source of fuel, in this case natural gas; offer us ...

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  14. Pattern Energy to Host 2015 First Quarter Results Conference CallRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Canada NewsWire

    ... company listed on the NASDAQ ("PEGI") and Toronto Stock Exchange ("PEG"). Pattern Energy has a portfolio of 15 wind power facilities, including three projects it has agreed to acquire, with a total owned interest of 1,996 MW, in that use proven, ...

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  15. Spanish Ambassador to Britain caught up in financial controversyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Independent

    The company, CorporaciA3n Llorente, is under scrutiny as part of a wider investigation into how state permits were distributed to energy firms Alistair Dawber is The Independent's Spain correspondent. He has twice been the foreign editor and was also Jerusalem correspondent.

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  16. MCLA power plant upgrades to cut carbon, save on energy costsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Berkshire Eagle

    NORTH ADAMS >> The Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts is set to make upgrades to its power plant, part of an ongoing effort to lessen its carbon footprint and promote sustainability - and save in energy costs. College officials hope a 500 kilowatt cogeneration system will be producing electricity and heat at the campus' central power plant by early 2016, according to James Stakenas, vice president of administration and finance for the college.

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  17. Wind power firm in A 30m funding dealRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | BBC News

    Glasgow-based renewable energy firm UrbanWind has announced plans to develop wind turbine schemes across the UK after signing a A 30m funding deal with a private equity firm. UrbanWind chief executive Paul McCullagh said: "We are delighted to announce the signing of this ground-breaking deal with Zouk Capital.

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  18. Bird of the Week: Greater Sage-GrouseRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | American Bird Conservancy

    Each spring heralds a unique spectacle in sagebrush country. Year after year, male Greater Sage-Grouse congregate on ancestral strutting grounds known as leks.

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  19. It Ain't Easy Being Green: Meet Long Island City's Next Crop of Very Eco-Friendly RentalsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Curbed

    A big lot on Long Island City's booming-with-development Purves Street is on its way to becoming 270 rentals . Upon breaking ground yesterday, building reps released a slew of renderings for 44-28 Purves Street.

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  20. Alternative Energy Stock Returns, Past and FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Alternative Energy Stocks

    ... started to turn around. This marked the beginning of a fantastic five year run, as investors started noticing wind power and photovoltaics were becoming economically viable alternatives to traditional electric generation. Annualized returns in this ...

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