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Northeast, despite highest gas costs, resists more pipelines

...94 for the rest of the nation. ISO-New England, which operates the region's power grid, said in its 2015 Regional Electricity Outlook that natural gas availability is "one of the most serious challenges" the region faces as more coal and oil units...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-29/northeast-despite-highest-
Mobile home in Plum Branch Yacht Club (formerly Fishing Village)Pl...

...plumbing & septic. Vinyl siding and roofover. Large screened porch with lake view. also includes a 12X12 storage shed with electricity.Plum Branch Yacht Club offers a full service marina, store, restaurant and a real community feeling with the BEST neighbors...

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Georgia likely to permit third-party lending for solar panels

...provides cover in Georgia's monopoly electricity market for financiers who feared that...industry.By law, only a utility can sell electricity in its designated territory. That law...lender was acting like an unauthorized electricity company.Dudgeon's bill would ban...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-21/georgia-likely-permit-th
Electronic repairman pleads guilty

...cameras stealing a power meter from his former business location and installing it at his Martinez home, which didn't have electricity. Before the meter was confiscated, deputies arrested him later that same day after they discovered he used a pair of scissors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-03-25/electronic-repairman-o
Augusta-area students learn benefits of science, technology, math education

...eighth-grade pupil at John M. Tutt Middle School wondered if connecting a single conductor to a two-sided socket would result in electricity flowing through a 12-volt power supply and turn on a light bulb.Then, the light bulb turned on suddenly in her head...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-03-13/augusta-area-students-lea
Regulators cool to Vogtle budget increase

...investors confidence.The commission must approve construction expenditures before they can be passed on to the utility's electricity customers. Expen di tures not deemed prudent have to be absorbed by the company's shareholders.Every six months, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-12/regulators-cool-vogtle-budget
PSC delays vote on Vogtle hike

...to grant or deny the budget and schedule changes.State law says that prudent construction costs must be passed along to electricity customers but imprudent ones have to be absorbed by the utility.In discussing the issue Thursday in a committee meeting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-17/psc-delays-vote-vogtle-hik
Across the region

...to grant or deny the budget and schedule changes.State law says that prudent construction costs must be passed along to electricity customers but imprudent ones have to be absorbed by the utility.In other newsSOUTH CAROLINA GOV. Nikki Haley says she...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-17/across-region
Savannah River Site recycles 568 tons of materials, precious metals worth $1.4 million

...site's heavy equipment, large trucks and vehicles, and a regional power company bought used oil that was burned to make electricity.Here are some materials recycled last year at SRS:? 115,000 pounds of electronics? 970,000 pounds of scrap metal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-19/savannah-river-site-recycles-
Augusta, military leaders talk Fort Gordon growth at session on Army plans to reduce troops

...Forehand said the company has invested $16 million in Columbia County and plans to spend $21 million in the next four years. Electricity consumption in the county has increased 5 percent a year over five years because of Fort Gordon, she said."We cannot...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-10/augusta-military-leaders