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Hearing on new Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Power Plan rules Tuesday in Atlanta

...dropped more than 60 percent in the last three years and the cost of wind has dropped 40 percent, he said."Clean energy sources like wind and solar are becoming much cheaper much faster than anyone had guessed was possible," Brune said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-28/hearing-new-environmental-pr
Support cleaner energy

...by climate change.We can counter climate change and clean the air we breathe by converting to clean, renewable energy sources, such as solar and wind energy, which also will create jobs here. Georgia has a great deal of potential in solar...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-07-27/support-cleaner-energy
Promises of easier nuclear power plant construction fall short in new round of building

...plants in decades using prefabricated Lego-like blocks meant to save time and money and revive the once promising energy source.So far, it's not working.Quality and cost problems have cropped up again, raising questions about whether nuclear...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-26/promises-easier-nuclear-power
Just blowing smoke

...painfully wean themselves from a plentiful and inexpensive energy source; the rest of the world goes on unabated; and the reward...industries, instead of bullying them, into cleaner energy sources and more incremental carbon reduction.Doing nothing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-06-05/just-blowing-smoke
Reaction to EPA carbon proposal split in Georgia

...communities, but they will also spur innovation and strengthen our economy. By moving to 100 percent clean affordable energy sources, we'll create tens of thousands of Georgia jobs and billions of dollars in new investment," said Ashten Bailey...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-03/reaction-epa-carbon-propos
Apple unveils free recycling of all its devices, vows to increase reliance on renewable energy

...atmosphere," Jackson said.About 94 percent of the power in Apple's offices in the world is now supplied by renewable energy sources, up from 35 percent in 2010, according to the company. Apple is building a new 2.8-million-square-foot...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-21/apple-unveils-free-recycli
DOE to approve $6.5B loan for Vogtle nuclear plant

...billion loan guarantee for the project in 2010 as part of President Obama's pledge to expand nuclear power and other energy sources.Obama and other proponents say greater use of nuclear power could cut the nation's reliance on fossil fuels and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-18/doe-approve-65b-loan-vogtle-n
Guest Column: Positive polls signal bright future for nuclear energy

...purchase 20 percent of its electricity from renewable energy sources by 2020. Anyone who talks about a lack of support for...those who want to reduce carbon emissions from our energy sources and have more stable prices for energy-producing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2013-12-28/guest-column-pos
Georgia Power rate hike approved, costing average customer $100 a year by 2016

...mandated upgrades to coal plants the environmental organization would prefer to see replaced by cleaner renewable energy sources, such as wind. Among the facilities targeted for upgrades is Plant McIntosh in Effingham County."We are thankful...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2013-12-18/georgia-power-rate-hike-appr
Faux environmentalists allowing more pollution by fighting nuclear

...people prefer to cling to the fallacy that low levels of radiation are dangerous. THIS LEADS TO our country relying on energy sources known to pollute, sicken and kill rather than a source that never has had a fatality after 55 years of providing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2013-11-17/faux-environment