Policy

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October 16, 2012

Applying the 2011 NEC revisions to solar power installations.

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October 16, 2012

Louisville Gas and Electric Co. announced that it expects to shut down the three coal units at the Cane Run Generating Station eight months earlier than originally planned.

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October 15, 2012

America's policymakers need to consider whether energy independence is really necessary to achieve adequate, reliable and affordable energy supplies, according to a new report from Deloitte.

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October 9, 2012

Back in 1992, during the Bill Clinton and George Bush presidential election, this slogan was used to put forth the proposition that all elections are about the economy. Anyone who thought otherwise was “stupid.” With the Obama-Romney election just a month away, the campaigns seem to skirt this issue, except when it’s convenient to play the blame game.

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October 9, 2012

The U.S. Department of Energy has issued a Preliminary Notice of Violation to Battelle Energy Alliance, LLC for two radiological incidents that occurred at the Idaho National Laboratory in 2011 that violated the Department’s nuclear safety and radiation protection regulations.

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September 25, 2012

Changes to the 2012 edition of this electrical safety standard target training, verification to improve worker safety.

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September 25, 2012

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Chairman Jon Wellinghoff has announced the creation of a new FERC office that will help the Commission focus on potential cyber and physical security risks to energy facilities under its jurisdiction.

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September 24, 2012

To help advance a coordinated approach to energy efficiency for the United States, the American National Standards Institute has launched the Energy Efficiency Standardization Coordination Collaborative, and is seeking relevant experts to take part in the activity.

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September 18, 2012

The American Wind Energy Association has endorsed the Michigan Energy Michigan Jobs ballot proposal, which will increase Michigan’s renewable energy standard to 25 percent by 2025 if approved by voters on Nov. 6.