It was supposed to be the proverbial win-win deal -- corporate utilities and cities and towns providing power in North Carolina would go in together to build nuclear power plants and supply cheaper energy to their customers.
| SAN FRANCISCO, Ventyx World 2013, June 14, 2013 (News Release)
Ventyx, an ABB company, today announced from Ventyx World 2013 an innovative solution that will help utilities to effectively integrate the fast-growing number of renewable and distributed energy resources around the world into their grids in order to sustainably balance supply and demand.
| Jun 16 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Steve Virkler Watertown Daily Times, N.Y.
An open house for the Copenhagen Wind Farm project has been set following approval of both a draft environmental plan and a taxation agreement that would provide nearly $20 million to local municipalities over a 20-year period.
Austin Energy is on the verge of signing two large-scale wind contracts that would satisfy the city-owned utility's goal of getting 35 percent of its electricity from renewable sources -- four years ahead of a 2020 target date.
Citing a lack of local interest, the state Department of Environmental Protection has decided to skip scheduling a public hearing on the air quality plan for a proposed natural gas-fired power plant in Ontelaunee Township.