| Aug 26 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Kathryn Mykleseth The Honolulu Star-Advertiser
More than a dozen protesters joined the Sierra Club Hawaii outside Hawaiian Electric Co.'s Ward Avenue headquarters Monday, a day before HECO submits its plan for making the transition to clean energy with the Public Utilities Commission.
More than 100 schools and educational institutions in nine states and the District of Columbia have been chosen to receive education grants totaling more than $1.3 million from the Dominion Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Dominion Resources, for the 2014-2015 academic year.
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission today affirmed a final rule addressing the continued storage of used nuclear fuel between the end of reactors' licensed terms and its ultimate removal for disposal.
SPI Solar ("SPI") (SOPW:OTCBB), a vertically-integrated photovoltaic solar developer, today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Xinyu Xinwei New Energy Co., Ltd. ("Xinwei"), has received preliminary approval from the local government of LiaoCheng City to develop a PV project totaling approximately 10 megawatts (MW), in Shandong Province, China.
While they represent a small part of the smart grid market today, smart grid as a service (SGaaS) solutions allow utilities with financial constraints to spread project costs over several years, and can provide skilled IT professionals to utilities that may otherwise have difficulty attracting talent.
| Aug 26 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Kelly Quimby The Brunswick News, Ga.
The head of the Brunswick and Glynn County Development Authority on Monday refuted accusations by a county commissioner that the loss of a potential multimillion-dollar solar project was the fault of the authority's board of directors.
| Aug 26 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Vic Kolenc El Paso Times, Texas
El Paso Electric Monday published a request for proposals to have a large solar energy plant built at Fort Bliss, and a smaller solar plant built at its Montana Power Station, now under construction in far East El Paso County.
The Massachusetts Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs issued the following news release: The Patrick Administration today announced another major clean energy milestone, surpassing 15,000 solar installations in the Commonwealth.