Thu., February 9, 2012 1:00pm
Georgia lawmakers have introduced legislation designed to encourage private investment in renewable energy sources like solar power. Supporters of Senate Bill 401 said it is designed to allow customers and firms to use common financing mechanisms to fund new power generation facilities.
Wed., November 23, 2011 6:41am
A company says it will build a renewable energy electric generation plant in Twiggs County, creating about 150 jobs. WGS Energy Group LLC President and CEO Bret Warren says the plant will be the first of its kind, utilizing technology that reduces most emissions to undetectable levels.
Tue., October 18, 2011 4:32pm
Georgia’s solar industry says an old state law is stifling Georgians’ access to the energy resource. And a push is on to get lawmakers to change it. The state’s 1973 Territorial Electric Service Act prohibits anyone from selling power—except to a utility. Utility companies say it’s a vital law to protect their infrastructure investment and ensure customer protection.
Mon., July 11, 2011 3:14pm
Renewable energy is becoming a more viable option for Georgians. The Public Service Commission hosted a forum at the State Capitol today discussing different renewable energy sources in Georgia.
Mon., December 20, 2010 4:27pm
A Georgia Tech study concludes that if the state invested in more renewable energy, it would eventually result in lower electricity rates.
Wed., March 24, 2010 8:08pm
The groundbreaking ceremony for a new biomass plant in southeast Georgia is
Wed., March 10, 2010 4:32pm
Mayor Otis Johnson returns from a trip to Austria with a deal that could br
Wed., January 20, 2010 5:24pm
75 jobs are coming to Waycross with a plan by RWE Innogy and BMC to create
Mon., December 28, 2009 7:32pm
Robins Air Force Base in Warner Robins has signed a two year contract with