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Ohio utility regulators reject AEP plan for coal plants

02/26/2015 Ohio utility regulators have rejected an American Electric Power proposa...

Gas, solar, wind generation will dominate in the future

02/26/2015 Of the planned or under construction generation projects tracked by Gene...

Mayors: Closure of Illinois nuclear plants would hurt cities

02/25/2015 Mayors of six Illinois communities are warning of potential economic con...

Bill places new restrictions on wind industry in Oklahoma

02/25/2015 A bill to place new restrictions on the growing wind industry in Oklahom...

EU investigates GE, Alstom $17B acquisition

02/24/2015 The European Commission is conducting an in-depth investigation on wheth...

Virginia regulators schedule hearing on solar project

02/24/2015 Virginia regulators have scheduled a public hearing for Dominion Virgini...

Maine wind industry alarmed over utility panel's proposal

02/23/2015 Maine's reshaped Public Utilities Commission wants to reconsider two pro...

US charges Duke with illegal pollution from 5 coal ash dumps

02/23/2015 Federal prosecutors filed multiple criminal charges against Duke Energy ...

APPA chief calls EPA CO2 plan ‘simply unworkable’

02/23/2015 American Public Power Association (APPA) President and CEO Susan Kelly t...

Illinois lawmakers push renewable energy proposal

02/23/2015 Lawmakers want to increase the share of clean energy consumed in Illinoi...