House Republicans on Wednesday helped sink a bill pushed by one of their own leaders that would have scaled back and later repealed requirements that North Carolina electric companies generate a set portion of power through efficiencies and alternative sources. Full story
Thomas Fanning, Southern Company chairman, president & CEO, shares his final thoughts on creating an energy policy in America and investing in renewable energy.
Construction work is seen being undertaken at a field of solar panels near Andover in southern England May 3, 2013. Renewable energy production and infrastructure are gaining investor appeal as they become less dependent on government support in more European markets, the asset management arm of ins
An electric Smart car is seen at the EVER Monaco 2013, a trade show dedicated to Ecological Vehicles and Renewable Energies, in Monte Carlo March 27, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard (MONACO - Tags: ENERGY ENVIRONMENT)
Prince Albert II of Monaco sits in an electric car during a visit at the EVER Monaco 2013, a trade show dedicated to Ecological Vehicles and Renewable Energies, in Monte Carlo March 27, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard (MONACO - Tags: ENERGY ENTERTAINMENT ROYALS TRANSPORT)
Employees are seen during the official inauguration of solar power plant Shams 1 at Madinat Zayed in Abu Dhabi March 17, 2013. The largest renewable energy project in the Middle East, Shams 1, covers 2.5 square kilometres in Madinat Zayed in the Western Region, and will generate 100 megawatts of cl