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Entergy explains schedule for power restoration after Ida

Cleco spokeswoman Jennifer Cahill said the two utilities were working well together to restore power to their customers. Southeast Louisiana’s two main utility companies, Entergy and Cleco, announced long-awaited power restoration deadlines, five days after Hurricane Ida destroyed much of their transmission systems and distribution. Those deadlines called for a …

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928 renewable energy contracts approved by the DOE

The Energy Department awarded 928 renewable energy contracts with a combined capacity of 30 gigawatts (3,000 megawatts) in May, an official said on Wednesday. Under Secretary of Energy Jesus Cristino Posadas told the Global Hyperscaler Market Forum that the DOE is aggressively pushing for the Philippines to become an energy …

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The ordinance would essentially ban wind farms in Boone County

The residents of Boone County see clean, affordable wind power as an important part of our future. In a statewide voting measure supporting a renewable energy standard, voters in the county backed it by a two-thirds majority. The county’s largest city has adopted aggressive climate goals requiring bold action quickly. …

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Our best properties of the week

Welcome to our weekly property summary, where we bring together the best homes for sale and rent from around the world. This week we have an A-frame cabin in upstate New York and a mid-century house in Los Angeles among our finds. An artist-in-residence complex in Los Angeles Photography: Cameron …

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