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FEB 07, 2016 - San Francisco Chronicle

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Driven by power outages and savings, towns look to microgrid

The decision by Nassau to rely on solar, wind, landfill gas and battery storage by 2020 puts the town of 5,000 near Albany on the leading edge of a national campaign to develop "microgrids" designed to make communities more energy independent and the grid more resilient. While only a few communities have become early adopters and natural disasters have been ...

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FEB 05, 2016 - San Francisco Chronicle

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DHEC chief attending energy symposium in Charleston

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Offshore oil and gas, solar power and nuclear energy in South Carolina are the focus of an energy forum being held in Charleston. South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control director Catherine Heigel is the keynote speaker for the daylong event Friday. Representatives of environmental groups and the utility industry are also speaking during the ...

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FEB 04, 2016 - San Francisco Chronicle

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New streetcar at heart of NYC mayor's State of City speech

NEW YORK (AP) — Mayor Bill de Blasio, beginning his third year in office with middling poll numbers and stubborn political problems, delivered his annual State of the City address Thursday night, highlighting the steps his administration has taken to make the city safer and more equitable. De Blasio, a Democrat, also outlined a series of ambitious policy proposals for ...

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FEB 04, 2016 - San Francisco Chronicle

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Tesla gigafactory job creation slower than first projected

Economic development officials said the gigafactory has started shipping out battery packs and powerwalls, a product that stores power from solar panels so homeowners can use solar energy at night or when the sun isn't shining. "Tesla is making satisfactory progress toward meeting the investment requirements necessary to continue the support of the project," economic development officials wrote, referring to ...

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FEB 04, 2016 - San Francisco Chronicle

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DTE Energy opens solar facilities in 3 Michigan communities

The Detroit-based utility says it now has 26 utility-owned solar arrays in operation with enough generating capacity to power 2,400 homes. Since 2009, DTE says it has invested more than $67 million in solar energy.

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