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Support cleaner energy

...caused 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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-07-27/support-cleaner-energy
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
Georgia Power says closing coal plant won't make room for solar

...it has become the focus of debate about whether the state's largest electric utility should rely more on renewable energy sources."I think this is so weighty that we had to have this to make sure that I knew all that I needed to know going...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-07-10/georgia-power-says-closing
Don't stifle nuclear power

...energy resources and conservation alone can meet our needs. Despite state mandates and government subsidies for renewable energy sources, solar and wind power combined meet only 2 percent of the nation's energy demand. Because they are intermittent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2013-12-20/dont-stifle-nuclear-powe
Guest Column: Positive polls signal bright future for nuclear energy

...nuclear power in a directive requiring the federal government to purchase 20 percent of its electricity from renewable energy sources by 2020. Anyone who talks about a lack of support for nuclear power simply hasn't done the math.The poll...

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

...federally 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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2013-12-18/georgia-power-rate-hike-appr
Oil prices spur studies for renewable energy sources

...studied manure as a fertilizer. But at a time when state and federal energy bills have called for increasing renewable energy sources, there is more focus on developing cow dung as an alternative to coal or natural gas. "I see it as a valuable...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/08/23/bus_4295.shtml
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Role of fossil fuels, nuclear power complicate talks on hydrogen's future

...might neglect development of renewable energy sources such as wind, solar, or...short shift to research into renewable energy sources, says Jeremy Rifkin, an...In the longer term, renewable energy sources will become the most important...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/17/bus_378675.shtml
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Role of fossil fuels, nuclear power complicate talks on hydrogen's future

...might neglect development of renewable energy sources such as wind, solar, or...short shift to research into renewable energy sources, says Jeremy Rifkin, an...In the longer term, renewable energy sources will become the most important...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/17/bus_378676.shtml
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Germany to close nuclear plants by 2022

...years, outlining an ambitious strategy in the wake of Japan's Fukushima disaster to replace atomic power with renewable energy sources.Chancellor Angela Merkel said she hopes the transformation to more solar, wind and hydroelectric power serves...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-05-30/germany-close-nuclear-plan