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Electrolux to buy GE Appliances in $3.3B deal

...allow aircraft engines to run hotter and save fuel. It will also be used to help gas-fired power generators produce electricity more efficiently.A novel electric power transformer being developed will help shrink the size and cost of underwater...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-08/electrolux-buy-ge-applianc
Georgia Power challenges solar utility plan

...Service Commission challenging a request by Georgia Solar Utilities Inc.GaSU contends there is ample sunlight to produce electricity for much of the state during peak hours at a rate below what Georgia Power charges. It wants to sell electricity...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-11-12/georgia-power-challenges-sola
Analysis: Georgia quietly approves solar power shift

...seeks its own monopoly as a generator of solar power with permission to sell to retail customers. Since it can't produce electricity when the sun isn't shining, it would always be dependent on other utilities for supplemental power as well as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2012-11-26/analysis-georgia-quietly
Georgia Power execs grilled at PSC meeting

...Service Commission.The commission will vote later this year on sweeping changes to how the giant utility intends to produce electricity in coming decades. The commission requires it to submit integrated-resource plans, or IRPs, every three years...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-04-25/georgia-power-execs-grille
Critics' numbers misleading in Georgia solar fight

...capacity of the company's power plants and a federal study predicting how different types of power plants can produce electricity. It is unlikely so small a resource could have a 40 percent impact on monthly bills.In an e-mail to supporters...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-07-07/critics-numbers-misleading-ge
Waterway set to be refilled

...get the canal flowing again, and also get the mills back on line." The canal's flow also turns turbines that produce electricity at Enterprise, King and Sibley mills near downtown Augusta. Currently those mills are offline. Electricity produced...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2009-04-14/waterway-set-be-refilled
Canal to be drained

...are in need of repairs. In addition to providing drinking water, the canal's flow also turns turbines that produce electricity at Enterprise, King and Sibley mills near downtown Augusta. "During the draining, all the turbines will be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2008-12-01/canal-be-drained
Expect lower gas prices heading into Memorial Day

...for much of the country over the next few weeks. That means more demand for natural gas to run generators that produce electricity to power air conditioners and refrigeration units.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-05-18/expect-lower-gas-prices-he
Plans for coal plant are still on track despite obstacles

...others without harming the project's finances. Also, they say, modern coal plants emit far less pollution and produce electricity 10 percent to 20 percent more efficiently than older plants. That will reduce the impact of any carbon tax, according...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/06/08/met_526904.shtml
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Dear Mr. President

...President-elect Obama take actions to slowly get the United States off our dependence on oil. Reforms in the way we produce electricity, reforms in the fuel standards, and getting hybrid cars out on the road are some examples. Education is another...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/01/13/met_507406.shtml
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