Mark Sweeney, who ran for state Public Service Commission in 2012 and narrowly lost a Democratic primary, said Tuesday he's running again in 2016 -- but this time, in a different district, in western Montana.
| Washington, D.C., May 27, 2015 -- PRWeb.com
As part of its ongoing efforts to make solar cost competitive with other forms of electricity, the Department of Energy's (DOE) SunShot Initiative announced today that it will provide $32 million in new funding opportunities to help spur additional solar development nationwide.
A Dane County judge has sided with downtown Milwaukee businesses and state regulators in a case that a utility watchdog group filed in an effort to give We Energies electric customers a break on their rates.
Policy, Regulatory & Legal
| May 27 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Dave Solomon The New Hampshire Union Leader, Manchester
New Hampshire has had a law on the books since 1978, allowing small hydroelectric power plants to sell electricity directly to a small number of end users, cutting the utility out of the middle except for the cost of transmission.
Arch Coal shares tumbled 12 percent Tuesday after reports that the Creve Coeur-based miner was meeting with restructuring advisers to manage its large debt load amid the drawn-out slump in coal prices.
The Northeast Electrochemical Energy Storage Cluster (NEESC), administered by the Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology, Inc. (CCAT) and strategic partners throughout the region, today announced the launch of a pilot Innovation Action Program to provide fast-track resources to small businesses in the hydrogen/fuel cell and energy storage industry. …
Calling it a "huge momentum boost," the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) today praised two Florida newspapers, The Gainesville Sun and Ocala Star-Banner, for their editorial support of a pro-solar, statewide ballot initiative organized by Floridians for Solar Choice. Today, only Florida and a handful of other states ban their residents from …
A large U.S. transmission company that plans to develop a high-voltage, direct-current transmission line on the floor of Lake Erie from Ontario to western Erie County on Tuesday filed a major permit application.
Gov. Mark Dayton vetoed two major budget bills Saturday that would fund environmental protection and jobs programs, further complicating the state budget picture and the dynamics of a special legislative session that he is expected to call in the coming weeks.