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PSC staff calls for no electricity rate hike

...adjusting the company's depreciation schedules on power plants and no longer claim financial incentives for selling excess energy to other utilities.The company is asking the commission for a $482 million rate increase, amounting to 6 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-11-05/psc-staff-calls-electricit
More builders have chance to utilize 'zero' technologies

...really dramatic examples, where solar energy systems allow the electric meter to run backward as the systems send excess energy back to the utility grid. This happens in lots of cases, of course, but many homeowners are content with lower-priced...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/26/bus_73784.shtml
Business
Ford Escape is first American hybrid

...variable unit that the driver operates like an automatic, and a 330-volt nickel-metal hydride battery pack stores excess energy for use later and powers the electric system. The hybrid SUV drives like a normal vehicle, with the engine controls...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/16/liv_422320.shtml
Life & style
Ford Escape is first gasoline-electric hybrid SUV

...the driver operates like an automatic, and there's a 330-volt nickel-metal hydride battery pack that stores excess energy for use later and powers the electric system. The hybrid SUV drives like a normal vehicle, with the engine controls...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/02/liv_420872.shtml
Life & style
The atom: Theory to major reality

...mobilizing for war. Splitting atoms of radioactive, heavy metals in an uncontrolled chain reaction would release excess energy in one colossal ka-boom one million times more powerful than TNT. Whoever won this dreadful race to manipulate the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/21/tec_254098.shtml
XXX Technology
Study suggests some avoid fat by fidgeting

...just the effort to maintain a good posture, he said. Each such muscle movement burns calories and uses some of the excess energy that might otherwise be stored as fat. "The take-home message is that every little motion counts," Jensen said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/08/tec_249631.shtml
XXX Technology
New transister fine tuned

...device now works best at minus-321 degrees Fahrenheit. That cold temperature is necessary to eliminate unwanted excess energy. But Simmons expects Sandia transistors to work at room temperature by next year. And since computer chips should...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/03/22/tec_224666.shtml
XXX Technology
Braves notes

...Glavine of several years ago, but he's received great support and has adopted Glavine's pregame routine to work off excess energy. "Stuff-wise, I don't get too many people excited," Neagle said. "I know I have pretty good stuff at the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/05/02/oth_207646.shtml
Other sports
Holiday movement worth the risk

...kids. Send them out into the world to learn more than we know. Invite them home for a big meal that will give them excess energy and guilt. Then, just sit back and enjoy a heaping helping of inertia. Reach Glynn Moore at (706) 823-3419 or...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/12/04/moo_107036.shtml
Glynn Moore
Some jobs can help boost level of fitness

...requires a certain number of calories to provide energy for you to function. If you exceed your calorie "budget," the excess energy is stored as fat. Even if someone meets certain average goals for steps, if he's eating more calories than he's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/07/26/die_90223.shtml
Diet