SJI earnings rise despite Revel problems

Business & Corporate | Feb 28 - Philadelphia Inquirer (PA)
South Jersey Industries Inc., the Folsom utility and energy company, reported a 7 percent increase in 2014 earnings despite taking a hit over the Revel Casino Hotel bankruptcy.

Google invests $300m in SolarCity fund for residential solar projects

Solar | Feb 28 -YellowBrix
Google has invested $300m in a $750m SolarCity fund to finance residential solar projects. It is claimed to be the technology firms largest investment in renewable energy to date, and the second in Solar City.

KG Fabriks installs rooftop solar power plant

International | Feb 28 - Forexpros
To create more sustainable denim, India-based KG Fabriks has installed 1.05 MW rooftop solar power plant at its denim and industrial manufacturing plant in Perundurai town of Erode district.

HECO drops solar freeze

Policy, Regulatory & Legal | Feb 28 - Honolulu Star-Advertiser (HI)
The Public Utilities Commission, asserting its power over Hawaiian Electric Co., got the utility to agree Friday to free up rooftop solar approvals.

Century Housing Goes Solar with Promise Energy

Solar | Feb 28 - PR Web
Located 30 miles west of the San Bernardino National Forest stands a 40-unit affordable housing project recently upgraded with solar water heating and solar photovoltaic systems by Los Angeles based solar company Promise Energy.

PUCO gives tips for energy choices

Business & Corporate | Feb 27 - Portsmouth Daily Times, The (OH)
If you haven't been aware of it, there is something you need to know. The power for Ohioans like you to choose their energy supplier has been around for more than a decade.

EPA approves plan to reduce emissions at power plant

Policy, Regulatory & Legal | Feb 27 - Arizona Daily Star (Tucson)
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has approved an alternative plan laid out by the Arizona Generation & Transmission Cooperatives (AzGT) to reduce the sulfur dioxide and particulate matter emissions at Arizona Electric Power Cooperative's Apache Generating Station, east of Benson.

SDG&E Unveils New Water-Wise Landscaping Project At Kearny Mesa Headquarters

Energy Efficiency | (The Associated Press) - Feb 27
This week, San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) was joined by San Diego County and water officials to unveil its new water-wise landscaping project at Century Park, its Kearny Mesa headquarters.

"Zoo of Light" at Donation Ceremony: Panasonic Donates 110 Solar Lanterns to Indonesian Villages

International | SONE VILLAGE, Indonesia, Feb 27, 2015 -- BUSINESS WIRE
Panasonic donated 110 solar lanterns and shades to the village of Sone, in West Timor, Indonesia, which has no access to electricity.

Chaffey Joint Union High School District, Constellation and PsomasFMG Dedicate 6.7-Megawatt Solar Generation Project

Solar | ONTARIO, Calif. (The Associated Press) - Feb 27
Chaffey Joint Union High School District (CJUHSD) today announced the completion of an aggregate 6.76-megawatt DC solar generation project.

AES Hawaii tops emissions list, followed by HECO, military

Environmental, Emissions & Carbon Mgmt | Feb 27 - Honolulu Star-Advertiser (HI)
Thirty-five Hawaii facilities -- mostly power companies, fuel industries and the military -- combined to release 3 million pounds of toxic material into the islands' air, water and land in 2013, representing a 12 percent increase from the year before, according to data from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

Alternative Energy Southeast Inc. Expanding Solar Panels in Atlanta, GA

Solar | Feb 27 - PR Newswire
Alternative Energy Southeast Inc. is one of the leading clean energy companies in the nation as seen in their A+ rating with the Federal Business Bureau.

PPL to Pay Quarterly Stock Dividend April 1

Business & Corporate | Feb 27 - PR Newswire
PPL Corporation (NYSE: PPL) declared a quarterly common stock dividend on Friday (2/27) of $0.3725 per share, payable April 1, 2015, to shareowners of record as of March 10, 2015.

NRC Receives Application for License Amendment from Westinghouse Electric in South Carolina

Policy, Regulatory & Legal | Feb 27 - Targeted News Service
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission and published the following notice in the Federal Register: Westinghouse Electric Company, LLC A Notice by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission on 02/27/2015 Publication Date: Friday, February 27, 2015 Agency.

Udall, Portman, Burr and Whitehouse Introduce Bill to Promote Conservation and Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Policy, Regulatory & Legal | Feb 27 - Congressional Documents & Publications
Today, U.S. Senators Tom Udall (D-N.M.), Rob Portman (R-Ohio), Richard Burr (R-N.C.), and Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.), announced that they have introduced the Tropical Forest Reauthorization Act of 2015 (TFCA).

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