- NY awards $28.6 million for solar projects Updated: Mar-10-14 3:06 am
- Demand high for Minnesota solar energy program Updated: Mar-09-14 4:26 pm
- Water main breaks take toll on repair crews Updated: Mar-09-14 3:45 pm
- Tap water taste weird? Thank road salt, snowstorms Updated: Mar-09-14 2:56 pm
- Many Pa. electric customers feeling rate shock Updated: Mar-09-14 12:04 pm
- Solar industry opposes tax on leased panels Updated: Mar-08-14 5:01 pm
- Central Iowa water utility plans for dry summer Updated: Mar-08-14 11:59 am
- Cape Cod residents: Shutter Pilgrim nuclear plant Updated: Mar-08-14 9:45 am
- Japan sees future business in Fukushima cleanup Updated: Mar-08-14 2:32 am
- Wal-Mart seeks to intervene in electric rate case Updated: Mar-07-14 7:32 pm
- Vermont homeowners concerned about pipeline Updated: Mar-07-14 6:20 pm
- Illinois commended for local renewable energy buys Updated: Mar-07-14 4:14 pm
- Groups seek investigation into plant's power woes Updated: Mar-07-14 2:41 pm
- Power production stopped at Rock Island Updated: Mar-07-14 1:13 pm
- 120 Pa. homes boiling water after plant damaged Updated: Mar-07-14 12:15 pm
- Feds: Dominion nuke plants operated safely in 2013 Updated: Mar-07-14 7:35 am
- China allows first corporate bond default Updated: Mar-07-14 6:58 am
- Wyoming Legislature adjourns budget session Updated: Mar-06-14 8:34 pm
- House passes bill to block Obama climate plan Updated: Mar-06-14 6:12 pm
- NRC issues report cards on Minn., Wis. nuke plants Updated: Mar-06-14 4:49 pm
- Georgia Senate backs $42B budget plan Updated: Mar-06-14 3:43 pm
- Port Angeles couple fighting new smart meter Updated: Mar-06-14 3:19 pm
- Desert plants replaced after power line completion Updated: Mar-06-14 3:10 pm
- Body found in Chicago drain pipe by city worker Updated: Mar-06-14 12:28 pm
- Firm drops North Vegas waste-to-energy plant idea Updated: Mar-06-14 11:22 am
ALBANY, New York - The state's NY-Sun initiative has awarded $28.6 million to 37 projects across the state, including 29 photovoltaic projects that will add 33.6 megawatts of solar power generation capacity.
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - More people have signed up for Minnesota's solar energy incentive program than it can support, according to a state official.
EVANSVILLE, Indiana - The winter season has been rough on Evansville and other cities with antiquated water infrastructure, and for those whose job it is to keep clean water flowing to local homes and businesses, it has taken a physical and mental toll.
NEWARK, New Jersey - To contend with one of the snowiest winters on record - with storm after storm pelting the state - New Jersey has caked its freeways, local streets and country roads in thick, powdery layers of salt.
JOHNSTOWN, Pennsylvania - When a third-party power generation supplier tempted Robin Hagins with a low rate in 2012, it was too good to pass up.
PHOENIX - Solar industry officials who spoke with lawmakers this week said they hope to stave off a property tax for leased panels in Arizona.
DES MOINES, Iowa - Even as central Iowa residents continue to deal with winter, one utility is warning that it could ration water this coming summer.
BOSTON - Residents from across Cape Cod are planning to converge on the Statehouse to call on Gov. Deval Patrick to help shut down the Pilgrim nuclear power plant in Plymouth.
TOKYO - There is something surprising in the radioactive wreck that is the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant: opportunity. To clean it up, Japan will have to develop technology and expertise that any nation with a nuclear reactor will one day need.
JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Wal-Mart is seeking to intervene in a dispute about electric rates between Ameren Missouri and its largest electric customer.
MONTPELIER, Vermont - Monkton homeowner Maren Vasatka was among several Vermonters who received notice from Vermont Gas recently about the potential use of eminent domain to make way for a natural gas line. And she's not happy about it.
CHICAGO - Illinois has more cities providing 100 percent renewable energy than any other state, which has reduced pollution by the equivalent of removing a million cars from the road over the past few years, according to a report released Friday by national and state environmental groups.
INDIANAPOLIS - Environmental and citizens' groups are asking Indiana regulators to launch a formal investigation into problems and delays that have sharply limited the power output of Duke Energy's $3.5 billion coal-gasification plant.
WENATCHEE, Washington - The big drawdown of the reservoir behind Wanapum Dam has stabilized a cracked spillway there, but it's coming at the cost of lost power generation.
SIX MILE RUN, Pennsylvania - Some 120 homes, with about 300 residents, were still boiling their drinking water more than three weeks after heavy snow caused the roof of the local water company plant to collapse in southwestern Pennsylvania.
RICHMOND, Virginia - Federal regulators say Dominion Virginia Power's two nuclear power plants operated in a manner that preserved public health and safety in 2013.
BEIJING - Chinese authorities allowed the country's first corporate bond default on Friday, inflicting losses on small investors in a painful step toward making its financial system more market-oriented.
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - Senior Republican lawmakers and Gov. Matt Mead said the legislative session that wrapped up Thursday leaves Wyoming well-positioned both to meet the state's needs over the coming two years and to save money against possible hard times to come.
WASHINGTON - Aiming at the heart of President Barack Obama's strategy for fighting climate change, the Republican-controlled House voted Thursday to block the administration's plan to limit carbon pollution from new power plants.
MINNEAPOLIS - The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has issued its annual report cards on the nation's 100 commercial nuclear power plants, and it found room for improvement at two reactors in Minnesota and one in Wisconsin.
ATLANTA - Georgia would spend $42 billion on state government under a plan approved Thursday by the state Senate that would raise pay for teachers and other employees, better fund regulatory services and proposes $10 million to fund startup businesses.
PORT ANGELES, Washington - The city electrical utility has threated to cut off power to a home unless the owners remove a box that blocks installation of a smart meter that sends readings wirelessly to City Hall.
CARSON CITY, Nevada - NV Energy workers have spent the past three years digging up Joshua trees, yucca plants and cactuses that were growing under the 135-mile final section of the power transmission line joining Northern and Southern Nevada.
CHICAGO - Chicago police are investigating the discovery of a woman's body inside an underground basin by a city water department employee.
NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nevada - A company is dropping its bid to build a waste-burning gasification power plant in North Las Vegas.