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Countries, investors pledge billions for clean energy tech

A key goal is to bring down the cost of cleaner energy

Consumers Energy nears halfway point for meter upgrades

More than 800,000 meters already installed across Michigan

Canadian Solar, Southern Co. partner on Texas solar power project

Southern Power will buy 51 percent of the equity in the solar power project 

Court says FERC erred by not giving municipal preference in hydro case

Distant municipalities still get the preference, D.C. Circuit says

POWER-GEN Europe Confidence Index: European Power Report

It provides key market information, insights and trends to aid strategic decisionmaking

PSEG Long Island names David Lyons VP of business services

PSEG Long Island appointed David Lyons as its vice president of business services, effective immediately 

Reports: Independent transmission group ITC Corp. exploring sale

ITC Corp., the largest non-utility transmission grid company in the U.S., is exploring a possible sale 

California nuclear plants face cloudy future

If it doesn't move forward, California's nuclear power age will end.

New solar power project to cut electricity costs in upstate N.Y.

Amsterdam's new "solar garden" is expected to go online Monday

Pushed by the Supreme Court, EPA issues MATS cost estimates

Agency says compliance costs are reasonable compared to the clean-air benefits

Obama tries to clinch climate change pact, Congress divided

But Republicans have tried to undermine the president by sowing uncertainty about whether the U.S. will make good on its promises

Lyntegar Electric Cooperative seeks approval in Texas to build transmission line

The proposed line will provide service to the proposed North Lamesa substation    

Siemens supplies Vienna water plant, helping add renewable capacity

As from 2020, the main sewage plant will use sewage gas to generate autonomously all the energy required for the wastewater treatment

Luminant buys pair of Texas power plants from NextEra

The acquisition is expected to close next spring, pending regulatory approvals

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