| Mar 26 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Whitney Randolph Watertown Daily Times, N.Y.
Representative from Larsen Engineers gave the Lewis County Board of Legislators' Ways and Means Committee on Monday an overview of how the company will assist the county in finding the best option for a solar energy system.
A legislative committee is looking into increases in electricity prices in Massachusetts, with its chairman calling the hikes "unprece-dented" and "outrageous" as news broke that Boston residents paid far more than the national average for electricity.
The Oregon Department of Justice has opened criminal and civil investigations into the award of $11.8 million in state tax credits for a series of solar arrays installed at Oregon State University and the Oregon Institute of Technology.
Legislation before the Alabama House of Representatives would create a formal state office of climatology, but the sponsor and the state climatologist part ways on whether the office could serve in an advocacy role.
| Mar 26 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Viswanath Pilla Mint, New Delhi
Greenko Group Plc, a Hyderabad-based clean energy company that is listed on the London Stock Exchange's Alternative Investment Market (AIM), said it was scouting for hydropower assets, with plans to increase power generation capacity by five times to 5,000 megawatts (MW) by 2020.
| Mar 26 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Utpal Bhaskar Mint, New Delhi
Power trader PTC India Ltd has offered to set up a state-owned power trading organization to maximize the benefits of electricity commerce in Nepal--part of a region where energy security has become increasingly important to development efforts.
NYC-based PIRA Energy Group believes that the Asian demand outlook remains essentially weak and will not begin to turn around, even in the face of some of the lowest LNG prices in over a year. In the U.S., last week's reported withdrawal is likely to be the last of the heating season with moderate builds projected for the next two EIA reports. In Europe, it …