by Joanna M. Foster Posted on March 19, 2014 Updated: March 20, 2014
As Illinois increases its dependence on coal, residents fight back against new strip mines and spiking utility bills.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on March 11, 2014
A bill intended to end a popular energy-efficiency program in Indiana which passed the House last week has now been passed by the senate. Gov. Pence will now decide the fate of the program.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on February 27, 2014
The Indiana House of Representatives has voted 69-26 to end a state program that requires all electricity customers to pay a monthly fee to promote energy-efficiency efforts.
by Kiley Kroh Posted on January 8, 2014 Updated: January 9, 2014
Gov. Hickenlooper is standing by Glenn Vaad, his nominee to Colorado's Public Utilities Commission, despite anger over Vaad's ties to ALEC.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on January 1, 2014 Updated: January 1, 2014
A judge ruled Tuesday, that an enormous new solar project is the best way for Minnesota to meet meet rising energy demand.
by Ari Phillips Posted on December 5, 2013
The American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) is doubling down in 2014 on its losing strategy of pushing anti-clean energy policies.
by Andrew Breiner Posted on November 15, 2013
Regulators voted for affordable net metering in Arizona Thursday, a major incentive for homeowners to invest in renewable energy.
by Kiley Kroh Posted on November 5, 2013 Updated: November 5, 2013
Residents of Boulder will face dueling ballot measures on Tuesday that could advance or sink the city's quest to address climate change by cutting ties with its electricity provider.
by Andrew Breiner Posted on October 10, 2013
Utility companies in the U.S. sometimes don’t like energy efficiency efforts. But in Denmark, they're learning to love it.
by Jeff Spross Posted on October 3, 2013
The arrival of virtual net-metering means people who may not be able to install solar individually can benefit from community projects.