Bioenergy

Southern Company, by spending huge sums both on lobbying and on political campaigns, is among the biggest power players in Washington. The utility, which reported $14.4 billion in revenues in 2006, helped derail an administration plan to create a national electricity market three years ago.
Bioenergy

[Rutland Herald] Entergy’s aggressive media blitz throughout Vermont portrays Vermont Yankee’s energy as clean, green and reliable. Full-page ads and paid public relations consultants are everywhere. However all the ads in the world and all the glib PR spokespersons don’t make any of it true. … The National Renewable Energy Laboratory report shows that 99...
Storage

The need for an environmentally sound and fiscally responsible energy plan for New Hampshire, the region, and the nation will be the topic of an upcoming educational forum. The event will take place on Wednesday, July 14th at 7 pm at the Peterborough Unitarian Universalist Church, located at 25 Main Street in Peterborough, NH.
Bioenergy

Although October has passed and Halloween's festivities are winding down, Congress is still in the throes of a masquerade. Behind closed doors, lobbyists are working to dress up corporate handouts as the answer to America's energy woes.
Project Development

Entergy Corporation, through its Houston-based independent power development business unit, has purchased majority ownership of the 80-MW Top of Iowa Wind Farm, which is the company's first investment in wind-powered generation.
Project Development

As the U.S. Senate continues consideration of national energy legislation, the American wind energy industry is poised to continue building on 2001 -- its most successful year in history -- and is the focus of growing interest by major players in the energy field, according to the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA).