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Report: Reid Rebuffed Key Obama Pick

Kate Sheppard | Posted 09.16.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Obama's pick to head the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, Ron Binz, is expected to face tough questions at his confirmati...

Matt Sledge

Google, Tres Amigas Aim To Fix America's Electrical Grid With Novel Technologies

HuffingtonPost.com | Matt Sledge | Posted 07.27.2011 | Business

Anaheim, Calif. -- During the American wind industry's annual convention this week, two of the boldest proposals for the future of renewable industry ...

Google Is Doing What the Government Can't

Andrew Winston | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Andrew Winston

While federal and state governments are somewhat incapacitated, Google is proposing a $5 billion "transmission backbone" for offshore wind farms along the East Coast.

Texas Finalizes Plan To Bring More Wind Power To Cities

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

HOUSTON (Reuters) - Texas utility regulators on Thursday awarded nine companies rights to build $5 billion in new electric transmission lines to move ...

House Energy Stimulus Targets Energy Grid, Energy Transmission

Green Inc. | Kate Galbraith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

According to this summary on the House Appropriations Committee Web site, the package includes: *$11 billion for investment in smart-grid technologie...