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General Mills sets ambitious goal for greenhouse gas cuts

...change ultimately will be bad for business.General Mills will invest more than $100 million in energy efficiency and clean energy within its facilities worldwide, and it will work with suppliers to foster more sustainable agricultural practices...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-30/general-mills-sets-ambitio
California measure fails to create green jobs

...taxes on corporations and generate clean energy jobs by funding energy-efficiency...Press.Voters in 2012 approved the Clean Energy Jobs Act by a large margin, closing...to send half the money to fund clean energy projects in schools, promising...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-08-17/california-measure-fails-c
Approval of Arctic drilling comes just before Obama's visit

...of the Natural Resources Defense Council. "We have to make clear to the rest of the world that we are all in on a clean energy future. And we've got to stop giving the rest of the world license to go exploring by permitting Shell to do it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2015-08-18/approval-arctic-drilling-comes-
Environmental group wants Georgia Power's profits trimmed for over-budget nuclear plant

...making it a less-attractive financial deal for the public, an environmental group said.The Southern Alliance for Clean Energy asked state regulators Friday to trim back Georgia Power's legally permitted profits on money shareholders invest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-09/environmental-group-wants-geo
Alternative-energy funds are better at absorbing oil's spill

...was falling. The S&P Global Clean Energy index plunged 66 percent in 2008...fund tracking the S&P Global Clean Energy index is down about 4 percent over...significant for the industry.Clean energy is also a global industry, as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-07/alternative-energy-funds-a
Georgia led states in clean energy jobs during first quarter, according to report

...as the No. 1 job creator in the clean energy industry during the first quarter...lead the list, he said.Forty clean energy or clean transportation projects...transportation.Benzak said Georgia's clean energy sector will likely continue to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-30/georgia-led-states-clean-e
Final federal loan guarantee finalized for Plant Vogtle project

...approve $169 million that Georgia Power reported spending during the second half of 2014.The Southern Alliance for Clean Energy issued a statement Wednesday criticizing the federal government for approving loan guarantees without disclosing terms...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-24/final-federal-loan-guarantee-
Solar power 'rush' expected in S.C.

...COLUMBIA ? Power companies in South Carolina are proposing solar energy incentives to South Carolina consumers who want clean energy and longterm savings."There will be a rush," said John Raftery, representing South Carolina Electric & Gas Company...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-03/solar-power-rush-expected-
Fort Gordon transitions to fuel-efficient vehicles

...products and technologies" by reducing costs, increasing air and water quality and spurring investments in local, clean energy jobs.In the past three fiscal years, Price said, Fort Gordon has reduced its fleet from 500 to 410 vehicles. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-03/fort-gordon-transitions-fuel-
PSC delays consideration of Vogtle overruns

...project's costs rise and schedules continue to slip," said Sara Barczak, a policy director for the Southern Alliance for Clean Energy.She noted that customers have already paid $1 billion in financing charges even though they've gotten no power...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-08/psc-delays-consideration-vogtle-ove