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New Eagle Rules Set Up to Help Wind Turbines

Despite the benefits of wind power, the reality is that wind turbines do kill some flying animals while in operation. Modern wind turbines can be as tall as a 30-story…

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New York Invests in Solar for the Non-Rich

One persistent criticism of solar-power incentives is that they primarily benefit rich people that do not need tax breaks to survive. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced on December 6…

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Fresh Approach Changes the Acquisition Game

Everyone knows the old Albert Einstein quote that says the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results. But you’d be surprised…

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AGR Nevada Recognizes Veterans Service

Veterans Day always provides occasion for heartfelt recognition at AGR Group offices. It’s especially solemn at AGR Nevada, where All Global Resources General Manager Dan Rieke, a Vietnam-era Navy veteran,…

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White House Opens Path for Electric Road Trips

Electricity has powered vehicles for almost as long as gasoline, but has never caught on the same way.  The biggest hangup has always been that customers feel uncomfortable with a…

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Southern California Edison Dives into Batteries

One of the country’s largest utilities, Southern California Edison, seems to be falling in love with batteries after announcing a new major battery project three months in a row. On…

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OPEC Tries to Drive Up Oil Prices

Not so many years ago, world oil prices were largely just a reflection of what the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) decided they should be. Its power has…

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AEP Holds Fire Sale on Wholesale Plants

On September 14, the Wall Street Journal reported that wholesale electricity provider American Electric Power (AEP) will sell off four of its fossil-fuel power plants for $2.2 billion. The three…

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Fighting Continues Over Scraps of SunEdison

Just a few short years ago, SunEdison was leading a revolution in solar energy by pairing its manufacturing of solar cells and modules with construction and operation of its own…

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Oil Drillers Say they Dodged $10 Billion Bullet

On August 29, news came to light that both anti-fracking ballot measures pushed by environmental activists in Colorado would fail to make the ballot. Just days ago, the groups had proudly…

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