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Dominion Virginia Power to close coal ash ponds in state

04/20/2015 Dominion Virginia Power is closing all its coal ash ponds in the state t...

Hearing examiner rejects utility's plan to raise rates

04/20/2015 A state hearing examiner on Friday rejected a plan by New Mexico's large...

Six coal units in PJM deactivated between April 1 and April 16

04/20/2015 Five coal-fired units in Ohio of FirstEnergy (NYSE: FE) have been deacti...

MATS dubbed ‘one of the most draconian environmental regulations ever’

04/20/2015 The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Mercury and Air Toxics Standar...

Germany’s nuclear shut down may cost $75bn

04/20/2015 Germany’s exit from the nuclear industry and subsequent construction of ...

New Mexico AG opposes proposed solar fee

04/17/2015 The state attorney general's office has come out against a proposal by N...

Climate change plan faces high-profile legal test

04/16/2015 The centerpiece of the Obama administration's effort to tackle climate c...

Environmental groups sue TVA over Gallatin plant pollution

04/16/2015 Two Tennessee environmental groups claim toxic pollution from a coal-bur...

AWEA: U.S. adds 23K jobs in 2014; sets wind project construction record

04/15/2015 The U.S. wind industry added 23,000 jobs in 2014 and set a record for wi...

FirstEnergy to close 3 northeast Ohio coal-burning plants

04/14/2015 FirstEnergy will close three coal-burning power plants on Wednesday as p...

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