By Peter Bradford, The Conversation on Jan. 13, 2017, at 7 a.m.
Since the 1950s, U.S. nuclear power has commanded immense taxpayer and consumer subsidy based on promises of economic and environmental benefits. Many of these promises are unfulfilled, but new ones take their place and more subsidies follow.
By Fred Bever, Maine Public on Dec. 27, 2016, at 5:18 p.m.
A consumer subsidy for renewable power in Maine may be ending — or at least changing. It’s called the Class 1 Renewable Portfolio Standards program, and many stakeholders, including environmentalists, say it’s ready for reform.
By Meghan Foley, The Keene Sentinel on Dec. 20, 2016, at 5:19 p.m.
By Jen Lynds on Dec. 16, 2016, at 3:47 p.m.
John Clark, general manager of the utility, said the move will save “millions of dollars” for its customers.
By Darren Fishell on Dec. 13, 2016, at 1:03 p.m.
Maine regulators on Tuesday approved splitting $13.4 million in subsidies across four biomass facilities.
By Steven Mufson, Philip Rucker and Karoun Demirjian, The Washington Post on Dec. 13, 2016, at 8:18 a.m.
Trump praised Tillerson’s global business experience in a statement Tuesday.
By Liz Hampton, Reuters on Dec. 06, 2016, at 3:02 p.m.
Shippers who expected to see another 570,000 barrels of daily Bakken pipeline capacity in 2017 will have to find new ways to move supply.
By Steven Mufson, The Washington Post on Nov. 24, 2016, at 9:06 a.m.
The sale would eliminate one possible conflict of interest for Trump, who has vowed to speed up permits for oil and gas pipelines.
By Ethan Lou, Reuters on Nov. 21, 2016, at 2:02 p.m.
South of the border, President-elect Donald Trump has vowed to ease the regulatory burden on all fossil fuel producers.
By revisionenergy on Nov. 07, 2016, at 9:47 p.m.
By Sophie Halpin on Nov. 02, 2016, at 4:32 p.m.
By Nia Williams, Reuters on Oct. 11, 2016, at 8:13 p.m.
Protest group Climate Direct Action said the move was in support of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe.
on Oct. 04, 2016, at 3:47 p.m.
By Jeff Marks on Oct. 04, 2016, at 11:27 a.m.
By PLC of Maine on Sept. 22, 2016, at 7:22 a.m.
By Nichola Groom and Valerie Volcovici, Reuters on Sept. 18, 2016, at 9:17 a.m.
A 2015 analysis by consulting firm M.J. Bradley & Associates for the Environmental Defense Fund found that 21 of the 27 states suing to block the Clean Power Plan are on track to meet its 2024 targets..