Plans for construction of turbines for wind energy raises concerns in South Carolina

...cables through pristine areas like Cape Romain while areas farther offshore would require longer cable runs, making wind energy cost prohibitive. DEALING WITH COMMERCE, THE MILITARY: The four areas selected are outside the main shipping channels...

California measure fails to create green jobs

...estimated LAUSD would save up to $27 million a year on energy costs; projects proposed by the district so far would save...which requires schools to save at least $1.05 on energy costs for every dollar spent. The Energy Commission said...

Consumers enjoying lower energy costs amid rout in prices of fossil fuels

NEW YORK - These days it seems whatever can be burned to power a car, heat a home, make electricity or ship people and goods around the globe is being sold at bargain basement prices.

Ga. 10th most expensive for energy sources

...consumer-finance Web site.Average monthly personal energy costs in the Peach State rank 42th from the best at $331...WalletHub pegged Florida at the 8th lowest combined energy cost, Tennessee at 15th, South Carolina at 16th, North...

Augusta VA details three construction projects to keep pace with industry changes

...energy source.The solar farm, which will comply with the 2005 Energy Act, is expected to reduce uptown Augusta VA energy costs by an estimated $100,000 a year and eliminate 910 metric tons of carbon dioxide from being released into the atmosphere...

Augusta's green energy options studied

...for Augusta and Georgia to adopt more green energy programs as their costs are down, Rhinehart said. With existing energy costs relatively low, neither had to adopt the programs early at high cost out of necessity, he said.City Administrator...

SRS expanding biomass power plant

...than 330,000 megawatts of electricity.The biomass facility replaced a 1950s coal-fired power plant in D-area. The plant ? the federal government's largest biomass facility ? saves about $34 million annually in energy costs.

19 Things a New Homeowner Should Do Immediately to Save Money

...your laundry room (or better yet, an outdoor clothesline). Even an efficient clothes dryer can really eat up your energy costs, but it's convenient for many people. If you're willing to battle that convenience, you can save money by hanging...

In spite of itself

...makes the president's boasts so galling about falling gas prices.If he truly cared about the average American's energy costs, his administration wouldn't be throwing up roadblocks to the Keystone XL pipeline and gnashing its teeth at the...

Stocks sink over oil, Europe worries

...analysts and economists predict that, on balance, a decline in oil prices helps the broader economy because it reduces energy costs for industrial companies. Lower gas prices also put more money in the pockets of consumers.But there are downsides...