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  • DOE pushing efficiency rules for ceiling fan lights

    The Hill

    The lights on ceiling fans are the latest household appliance that could be facing new efficiency rules from the Department of Energy.
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  • Experts: reducing carbon emissions and increasing grid reliability are doable


    With the Clean Power Plan out for comment, a lot of utilities are scurrying to figure out their game plan — or just how they would work with their state utility regulators to reduce their carbon emissions by 30 percent by 2030, from a 2005 baseline.
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  • Copper thief sentenced to 10 years in utility cases

    Electric Co-op Today

    A series of copper thefts hitting LCRA has ended with one of the suspects sentenced to a decade behind bars.
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  • Weekly fuel price watch

    Electric Co-op Today

    Here is the weekly update for key fuel prices that affect rural electric cooperatives.
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  • Eight automakers join in electric car charging test

    USA Today

    Eight automakers participated in a test to see if utility companies can tell plug-in electric cars to temporarily stop charging to avoid overloading the power grid.
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