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  1. Number of Southport and Sefton residents claiming JSA almost halves in 12 monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Southport Visiter

    ... was looking to move it's service to Merseyside. He said: "I can't say who it is, but I can say that they look at wind power and I suspect they will look at Sefton as a place to set up, with more than 100 potential jobs, this is great news for the ...

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  2. Pawnee Grassland considers new oil and gas regulationsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Denver Post

    Pronghorn antelope stop grazing to swiftly bound away as trucks and cars roll down dirt roads. The telltale clouds of dust trailing each vehicle are quickly swept away by the persistent wind, which powers hundreds of turbines lining ridges not far from Pawnee Buttes, an iconic landmark and popular draw for the area's recreationists.

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  3. ELC eyes activity salary equityRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Estherville Spirit

    The Estherville Lincoln Central Board of Education Monday night discussed how they could raise Schedule B salaries - those paid to coaches and other activity directors - to meet median salaries of similar positions in surrounding districts. Board member Duane Schnell recapped a group discussion of Schedule B salaries that are 50 percent less than those of surrounding districts.

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  4. Lifting ban on crude exports has benefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    ... evil that should be replaced by such environmentally correct alternatives as biofuels or electricity derived from wind power or solar energy. But there is no disputing the tremendous economic boost brought about by the nation's oil boom. Goldman ...

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  5. The WilliesWHAT Would I do Without Them?Read the original story

    May 11, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... it outstripped the capacity of the ERCOT power lines to carry it to urban areas. The spot market price for the wind power fell to negative numbers - meaning wind farms would have to pay ERCOT to keep generating power. Texas ranks No. 1 in the nation ...

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  6. LES: 48% of Retail Energy to be Renewable by 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KFOR-AM Lincoln

    Lincoln Electric System will now buy 173 megawatts of wind energy and five megawatts of solar energy for it's 2016 power supply portfolio. That means that LES' equivalent renewable generation portfolio will increase to 48% of the utility's retail energy.

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  7. Mark Udall: Working together, we will succeedRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Denver Post

    U.S. Sen. Mark Udall was defeated by challenger U.S. Rep. Cory Gardner in November's midterm elections. Recently, a lot of people have asked me what it's like to lose an election.

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  8. 'It's got a giant UO sticker on it so everyone will know we're there'Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KVAL-TV Eugene

    ... on it so everyone will know we're there now." Mital said the wind turbine is the University's first venture into wind power. "We did it really for two reasons," he said. "One, to get some direct experience with wind power, but also to bring wind ...

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  9. Farmer's efforts laudedRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Easley Progress

    ... of the birds who zip in and out of the rows eating insects, to the delight of visitors. "It doesn't harvest wind power, but circulates it," explained Miller. "The warm air that comes up off the lake (Keowee) sweeps through here, but it does what all ...

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  10. Wind Farm pleads guilty in bird deathsRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    Wind farm operator PacifiCorp Energy will pay $2.5 million in fines after pleading guilty to charges in connection with the deaths of protected birds in Wyoming. The company, a subsidiary of Portland, Oregon-based PacifiCorp, pleaded guilty Friday to two counts of violating the federal Migratory Bird Treaty Act under a plea deal with prosecutors.

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  11. LES Announces Major Wind, Solar AcquisitionRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | KOLN-TV Lincoln

    Lincoln Electric System has finalized power purchase agreements to add 173 megawatts of wind energy and 5 megawatts of solar photovoltaic energy to its power supply resource portfolio by 2016. These projects will increase the utility's equivalent renewable generation portfolio to 48 percent of LES' retail energy.

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  12. Amherst residents switching to green energyRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WWLP

    ... can enroll in either Mass Energy's New England Wind program. Where 100% of your electricity would be from local wind power or the New England Green Start program where your energy would be from a combination of wind, water, solar or methane gas from ...

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  13. Anaba Wines Appoints Evyn Cameron as Assistant WinemakerRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Wine Business Online

    ... winds that draft upward through the region, Anaba Wines was the first winery in Northern California to use wind power when Sweazey installed a 45-foot wind turbine on the property in 2009. Anaba Wines is located at 60 Bonneau Road, Sonoma, in a ...

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  14. Market Report, "SoWiTec group - Alternative Energy - Deals and Alliances Profile", publishedRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    ... - Alternative Energy - Deals and Alliances Profile" from GlobalData, now available SoWiTec group (SoWiTec) is a wind power developer. The company develops wind turbine farms. It operates through its business segments such as planning, wind ...

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  15. Havgul Clean Energy AS - Alternative Energy - Deals and Alliances Profile - New Report AvailableRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    The company develops wind power projects. Its wind energy projects include E18 Wind Farm, keel Wind Farm, Tonstad Wind Farm, Sira reason, Mariah project, Havsul In, and Vaggeryd.

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  16. In his own words: Carlos Ghosn on why EVs ruleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Autoblog

    ... home or at the office from multiple energy sources, including the increasing amount of clean energy from solar or wind power. Imagine never stopping at a gasoline service station because you wake up to a "full tank" every day. This is one of the top ...

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  17. AEG, Iberdrola, and Tecnalia Jointly-Develop Grid-Scale StorageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2014 | PowerPulse

    ... at peak demand. It allows the utility to monitor the grid load closely and to integrate the locally generated wind power efficiently, safely and at low cost. The system involved the construction of two buildings: one houses the battery, while the ...

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  18. Major wind farm breaks ground in MontanaRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    Construction has begun in southern Montana on a 120-turbine wind farm that would be one of the biggest wind power projects in the state. The $550 million Mud Springs Wind Ranch near Bridger in Carbon County is expected to take several years to complete.

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  19. RES Canada Announces Development of Quebec Wind ProjectRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Canada NewsWire

    , is pleased to announce it has been selected to provide 147.2 megawatts (MW) of wind power to Hydro-QuA bec from the Mont Sainte-Marguerite project. The award was one of three projects selected in the 450 MW Hydro-QuA bec tender. Located ...

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  20. Pedro Pablo San Jorge: Bulgaria Could Play Important Role in Cuba-EU RelationsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Sofia News Agency

    ... We think renewable energy is one of the sectors where Bulgaria has developed to a certain extent, basically in wind power, but also in hydroelectric power, where there was much cooperation between Cuba and Bulgaria last year. This is a sector where ...

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