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Lawmakers weigh regulating drones

...lawmakers already moving quickly through the 40-day session.Geisinger, who serves as vice chair of the House Energy, Utilities and Telecommunications Committee, said his bill also adds state oversight and reporting by local law enforcement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-02/lawmakers-weigh-regulating-dr
Georgia officials take lobbyist gifts before new rules

...state's Ethics Commission. Parsons has influence over legislation that affects Sprint because he chairs the House Energy, Utilities and Telecommunications Committee. Parsons did not return a call seeking comment, while Muchmore deferred comment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-12-27/georgia-officials-take-lobbyi
Companies might lease rooftops for solar power

...introduced his bill after the current legislative session is one-quarter complete, but he said he hopes the House Energy, Utilities & Telecommunications Committee will at least hold a hearing on it even it no vote is taken this session."It's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-01-31/companies-might-lease-roof
Columbia County's Harbin to chair House committee

...industry," Harbin said.Earlier in the week, Harbin chaired the Telecommunications Subcommittee of the House Energy, Utilities & Telecommunications Committee. He had to preside over a hearing on a controversial bill sponsored by the full...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-02-15/columbia-countys-harbin-
Alternative fuels gaining steam in Georgia

...conservative and being a friend to renewable energy," said Rep. Don Parsons, the Republican chairman of the House Energy, Utilities & Telecommunications Committee. "?That's one of the problems you run into when you talk about alternative energy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-06-17/alternative-fuels-gaining-ste
Issues pop up for new reactors at Vogtle

...approved $8 billion in loan guarantees for the Plant Vogtle expansion in its drive to expand the use of nuclear energy.Utility regulators have authorized Georgia Power, which has a 46 percent stake in the reactors, to pay up to $6.1 billion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-06-23/issues-pop-new-reactors-vogtl
Southeast slow to require renewable energy

...Southeast.The map is striking. Of the 11 states that haven't set even voluntary targets on how much alternative energy utilities must buy, eight of them are Southern states -- Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-08-07/southeast-slow-require-renewa
'Green' bills advance in Ga. Legislature

...measure designed to help cities reduce their energy usage.Since both bills are sponsored by the chairman of the full Energy, Utilities & Telecommunications Committee, it's likely they'll get approved at that level and head to a House vote in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2012-02-22/green-bills-advance-ga-l
Make Hardie Davis our next state senator

...state representative for District 122, and served diligently on the Budget and Fiscal Affairs Oversight Committee; Energy, Utilities and Telecommunications Committee; Natural Resources and Environment Committee; and Science and Technology Committee...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/12/15/let_559476.shtml
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Across Georgia

...allow Georgia Power to collect interest charges early on nuclear expansion has cleared a House committee. The House Energy, Utilities and Telecommunications Committee passed the bill 15-3 on Monday. Under the legislation, the average monthly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/02/24/met_512446.shtml
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