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CPLC Sends Heartfelt 'No Coal' Message to NRG

Why would nine Clean Power Lake County Campaign team members tromp through the snow in subzero temperatures at Waukegan’s lakefront on Valentine’s Day, armed with two heart-shaped candy boxes and one gallon of pink lemonade? 315 more words

Clean Power Lake County

Why targeting U.S. college portfolios won’t stop climate change

In 2011, 350.org founder Bill McKibben and other environmental activists launched a divestment campaign that, over time, has expanded across university campuses and become part of the backdrop in the climate change conversation. 834 more words

Energy

The World's Largest Solar Plant Started Creating Electricity Today

Take 300,000 computer-controlled mirrors, each 7 feet high and 10 feet wide. Control them with computers to focus the Sun’s light to the top of 459-foot towers, where water is turned into steam to power turbines. 130 more words

Technology

Analysis - NRG Engery Inc. Increases Dividend by 3%

NRG Energy Incorporated announced a regular quarterly dividend of $0.145 per share, a 3 percent increase from the prior rate of $0.14 per share.  The dividend will be paid at the new higher rate on February 17, 2015 to shareholders of record at close of business on February 2, 2015. 168 more words

Dividends

Yes, America wants solar and wind, not nukes

Just in case there was any doubt, “Americans ‘overwhelmingly’ prefer solar and wind energy to coal, oil, and nuclear energy, according to a Harvard political scientist who has conducted a comprehensive survey of attitudes toward energy and climate for the last 12 years.” … 927 more words

Solar Power

It's put up or shut up time for Exelon

For a year now, Exelon has been complaining–loudly–that some of its Illinois reactors are uneconomic (though it hasn’t necessarily been consistent about which ones those are). 1,362 more words

Exelon

HEI- Energy week in review

NRG Energy moves more assets to spinoff company

NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NRG), with co-headquarters in Houston and New Jersey, has moved more alternative energy assets to its spinoff company NRG Yield, Inc. 153 more words