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Southern Co. to accept federal loan

...powerhouse would be the recipient of the first nuclear loan guarantees, part of the Democrat's push for more non-fossil fuel energy. The company was selected despite lobbying heavily against cap and trade legislation championed by the Obama administration...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-06-18/southern-co-accept-federal-l
Alternative energy has big land needs

...Minnesota by 2030. "It is not a paradox, just a trade-off: Renewable energy takes more space to produce than fossil-fuel energy, and society needs to think carefully about how best to meet that challenge," writes Rob McDonald, a Nature...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/08/10/met_543885.shtml
Metro
Bodman and SRS

...bequeath thousands of tons of plutonium to our descendants, we must collect and burn it as nuclear fuel. Unlike fossil-fuel energy, nuclear energy is clean - it does not pollute the air, nor can alarmists claim it threatens the Earth's climate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/12/16/edi_437289.shtml
Editorials | Savannah River Site
Beware of `warming' pact

...gas emissions to 10 percent below 1990 levels. This would require a whopping 20 percent reduction in America's fossil fuel energy usage. Radical environmentalist Gore is so convinced that man and man-made emissions are "the enemy" that he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/12/07/edi_218713.shtml
Editorials
Savannah River turbines can provide clean, renewable power for CSRA

...have been out of the water for significant periods. The Department of Energy has spent $22 million for additional fossil fuel energy to make up for the reduced hydro generation over the last year with the cost of these additional energy purchases...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/05/31/op_316128.shtml
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