| Jul 19 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Steve DeVane The Fayetteville Observer, N.C.
Helen Livingston's family has owned a 300-acre farm near Maxton for generations. Now 45 acres of the land is covered with more than 26,000 dark solar panels, making it part of a growing movement to harvest electricity from the sun.
| Jul 19 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Elaine Williams Lewiston Tribune, Idaho
Pullman will play a pivotal role in developing technology that could solve one of the biggest issues facing the alternative energy industry -- how to store electricity generated by intermittent sources like wind and sunshine.
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| Jul 19 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Lana Bellamy The Daily Independent, Ashland, Ky.
Rep. Thomas Massie, along with the other members of Congress' Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, passed three bills Wednesday geared toward what they say is protecting jobs against federal overreach.
| Jul 18 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Mike Dennison The Montana Standard, Butte
NorthWestern Energy CEO Bob Rowe told state regulators Thursday that the company's $870 million purchase of a dozen hydroelectric dams is a solid plan to rebuild the utility and benefit customers, and that suggestions that the company will unduly profit are wrong.
| Jul 18 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - San Antonio Express-News
Here's something to be proud of: Texas is a national leader in wind energy. Wind accounts for nearly 10 percent of power generation in the Electric Reliability Council of Texas' grid, or so says the American Wind Energy Association.
Chile's electricity costs, which have risen by 193 percent over the past 10 years, are among the highest in the world, the president of the Metallurgical and Metal-Mechanics Industries Association, or Asimet, said Friday.
Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) has completed a $15 million transmission substation expansion project in Eatontown to enhance customer service reliability and help meet the growing demand for electricity in Monmouth County.
| Maputo, Jul 18, 2014 -- Agencia de Informacao de Mocambique/All Africa Global Media
More than a hundred thousand clients were left without electricity in the Mozambican capital, Maputo, following a break in the distribution system on Tuesday. The power cut affected fourteen neighbourhoods.