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Power demand records continue, ERCOT asks for conservation

Electric demand this week has reached three consecutive July records, breaking 67,000 MW for the first time since 2011 

IPL to stop burning coal at Harding Street Station Unit No. 7

IPL also received approval to install and operate wastewater treatment technologies at Harding Street

Hopes rise for offshore wind as U.S. builds its first offshore wind farm

U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell said Monday that lenders, regulators and stakeholders can now see a path forward 

SunPower buys 1.5 GW U.S. solar power plant pipeline

With the acquisition, SunPower has assumed ownership of projects in varying stages of development across 11 states

Riverside, California buys renewable energy from Iberdrola

Iberdrola Renewables will deliver about 101,000 MWh of firm renewable energy annually  

Texas company wants to build biggest wind farm in Massachusetts

If all goes according to plan, the project would begin operating in early 2017 

Panel weighs changes to Ohio's renewable energy targets

Panel weighs changes to Ohio's targets for solar, wind, other renewable energy sources

Portland General Electric reports natural gas plant 60 percent complete

PGE working with state, stakeholders on recovering Carty costs

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