Tag: Utilities

Unions: Power plant contractors violating Navajo labor laws

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Unions that represent Navajo workers in New Mexico say tribal members are being passed over for jobs at a power plant...
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BOSTON — A class-action lawsuit has accused two utilities of conspiring to drive up energy costs in New England in a multi-year scheme that...
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TOWN OF SEYMOUR, Wis. — A new wind farm in southwestern Wisconsin is expected to power about 25,000 homes. ...
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WALKER, Minn. — The Associated Contract Loggers and Truckers of Minnesota have sued to block closure of a biomass power plant in Benson. ...
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PORTLAND, Ore. — The U.S. Bureau of Land Management has signed off on a right-of-way that will allow Idaho Power to build a 293-mile...
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WESTERLY, R.I. — A boil water notice has been lifted in Westerly, after new testing no longer showed the presence of the E. coli...
Investigation: Radioactive leaks at Illinois nuclear plants

Radioactive waste continues to pour from Exelon's Illinois nuclear power plants more than a decade after the discovery of chronic leaks led to national...
Director of Puerto Rico power company resigns amid scrutiny

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The director of Puerto Rico's power company resigned on Friday amid ongoing blackouts and scrutiny of a contract awarded...
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CRANSTON, R.I. — The independent corporation overseeing the operation of New England's power system says natural gas pipelines feeding the region are so constrained...
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COPENHAGEN, Denmark — Swedish utility Vattenfall will invest 900 million kronor ($107 million) to update two reactors at Sweden's largest nuclear plant, saying the...

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