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Tiny power plants hold promise for nuclear energy

04/17/2014 Small underground nuclear power plants that could be cheaper to build th...

Energy state Dems in Senate races split from Obama

04/16/2014 Scrapping to keep a West Virginia Senate seat Democratic in a state that...

EIA: Lower prices affected natural gas reserves in 2012

04/11/2014 Newly published estimates from the U.S. Energy Information Administratio...

Climate change meeting to discuss future of fossil fuels

04/11/2014 After concluding that global warming almost certainly is man-made and po...

Senate Finance Committee sends wind power PTC extension to Senate floor

04/04/2014 The Senate Finance Committee has approved a package a tax break extensio...

Video: Duke Energy CEO Lynn Good discusses coal ash plans

04/03/2014 Duke Energy CEO Lynn Good is speaking out about the company's plans rega...

Minnesota Public Utilities Commission chooses solar bid over natural gas

03/28/2014 The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission (PUC) chose Geronimo Energy's ...

Cape Wind wins multiple legal victories

03/17/2014 United States District Judge Reggie B. Walton issued rulings on Friday i...

Industry witnesses throw cold water on EPA claims about CCS technology

03/17/2014 Alstom official: EPA rule would freeze carbon capture technology develop...

Realizing Hydropower's Potential in 2014

03/14/2014

The year 2013 was a breakout year for American hydropower.