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Wind Power Line Proposal Irks Some Midwest Farmers

AP | JIM SALTER | Posted 03.17.2014 | Green

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The windy plains of Kansas could be a treasure trove in the nation's effort to harness clean energy, but a major proposal to move w...

Tree Lovers vs. Trimmers: Who Will Win The Power Struggle?

AP | By THOMAS J. SHEERAN | Posted 10.12.2013 | Green

WALTON HILLS, Ohio (AP) — An aggressive, national tree-trimming campaign since the blackout of 2003 appears to have had the intended effect. But the...

Bill Nye on Climate Change: Hurricane Sandy Is Just The Beginning

Shira Lazar | Posted 01.13.2013 | Science
Shira Lazar

Everyone's favorite multi-platform professor, Bill Nye the Science Guy, streams into What's Trending via Google+ Hangout to discuss evolution, climate change, online learning and much more.

Job Creation for the Power Crazy

J. L. Morin | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
J. L. Morin

How about creating jobs by putting power lines underground? In Europe, visual pollution and job creation are enough reason to do it. What will it take to convince the rest of America to put the rest of its power lines underground?

Police: Electrocution Victim Died Trying To Steal Copper Wire From Live Power LInes

Posted 12.27.2011 | Chicago

Police say a man who was fatally electrocuted Wednesday night likely died during a failed attempt to steal copper wire from a utility pole. Lockpor...

Obama Administration Set To Step Up Power Line Projects

AP | By MATTHEW DALY | Posted 12.05.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration on Wednesday moved to speed up permitting and construction of seven proposed electric transmission lines in 12 ...

WATCH: 'Jesus Vine' Appears In North Carolina

Posted 08.30.2011 | Religion