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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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-08-17/california-measure-fails-c
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.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-04/consumers-enjoying-lower-e
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-08-07/augusta-va-details-three-con
Ga. 10th most expensive for energy sources

...sources in the country, according to a report released Monday by a consumer-finance Web site.Average monthly personal energy costs in the Peach State rank 42th from the best at $331, according to calculations by WalletHub.com. That compares to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-13/ga-10th-most-expensive-energy-sourc
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-09/augustas-green-energy-opti
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.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-11/srs-expanding-biomass-power-
Book chronicles how midcentury modern homes have been preserved, transformed

...of the homes were expanded, with larger bedrooms, en suite bathrooms, media rooms and wine cellars. Also, higher energy costs meant that glassed-in areas had to be upgraded and homes refitted with state-of-the-art mechanical systems...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-03-14/book-chronicles-how-midcentury-mode
Energy costs trickle through global economy

...the economic recovery. But if energy costs stay high, consumers might have...meantime, the evidence of high energy costs trickling through the economy only...producer prices to increase if energy costs remain high, causing the most...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/31/bus_441396.shtml
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Energy costs start to gnaw at homeowner budgets

...Binczewski, of Carlson GMAC Real Estate in Palmer, Mass. "Energy costs are becoming a larger part of expenses so people may...with $1,190 ten years ago. Not all of the higher energy costs are tied to heating a home. Some are due to the proliferation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/10/27/fin_16273.shtml
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Energy costs drive up prices

...Wednesday, when a survey of industry executives showed that energy costs drove prices higher in September while the services...prices after Hurricane Katrina and about the toll rising energy costs will take on the economy. "That is the $64,000...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/10/06/bus_9406.shtml
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