Nuclear Energy got a second wind in Illinois, the state legislature there passed a law that permits two of its existing nuclear plants to receive subsidies that will keep them alive. Exelon Corp., which has six nuclear plants in Illinois, will now keep open its Clinton and Quad Cities facilities that will save 4,200 jobs.
Now that Donald Trump will be swown in as the next US president, it could spell doom for the Clean Power Plan that is dedicated to reducing carbon emissions and that Trump said he opposes. But that won’t doom renewables and other clean energies, nor does it save coal. “Plain … Read more »
NextEra Energy may be better known for building out renewable energy assets across the nation. But it has now taken a stab at owning the transmission of Texas Transmission Holdings Corp. The deal, valued at $2.4 billion, would also include a 20% ownership of Oncor Electric Delivery Co. that is … Read more »
The corporate community is leading the green energy economy. Today, nearly 1,300 organizations are partnering with the US Environmental Protection Agency to either generate or buy green energy. The result, according to EPA: lowering carbon emissions and greater brand equity, making the proposition a win-win scenario. “By using green, an … Read more »