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Ga. 10th most expensive for energy sources

...price of energy and the average consumption, including electricity, gasoline, natural gas and heating oil. Renewable energy sources were not considered.So, even though Georgia's statewide average gasoline price of $2.66 is well below...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-13/ga-10th-most-expensive-energy-sourc
Put coal and nuclear plants at forefront of America's energy diversity

...of about 100 nuclear plants was nearly 93 percent, exceeding fossil-fuel generation and power produced by renewable energy sources. In fact, nuclear power supplied nearly one-fifth of the nation's electricity, while wind energy produced...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-03-08/put-coal-and-nuc
Environmental group wants Georgia Power's profits trimmed for over-budget nuclear plant

...of finishing the nuclear plant is cheaper than the cost of building natural gas plants. Georgia Watch wants the commission to also consider the cost of completing the nuclear plant against wind, solar and other renewable energy sources.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-09/environmental-group-wants-geo
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
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
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
Renewable energy facility announced for Augusta Corporate Park

...Augusta Renewable En er gy LLC will process used coffee grounds from the new Starbucks soluble plant as its primary renewable-energy source after the facility opens next year, according to an announcement from the Augusta Economic Develop ment Authority...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2013-11-07/renewable-e
Public Service Commission hopefuls push for renewable energy

...Republicans on the Public Service Commission agreed at a forum Thursday that the state should shift toward more renewable energy sources, and they blasted the absent incumbents for accepting contributions from utility executives and lawyers.Commissioners...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/2012-07
More cuts at SRS likely despite federal funding

...and more money -- into broad, national programs to encourage new technology and stimulate investment in renewable energy sources and new commercial nuclear power plants."What America does better than anyone else is to spark the creativity...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-02-14/more-cuts-srs-likely-despite-
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