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After wildfires, regulator suggests charging rural Californians more for electricity

As California utilities grapple with the rising costs of preventing power-line wildfires, one top regulator suggested a new way to pay for the effort – increasing…

Marijuana industry consumes nearly 4 percent of Denver’s electricity

Denver’s growing marijuana industry consumes nearly 4 percent of the city’s total electricity use, Colorado Public Radio reported.

NJ may expand its solar incentives program for utility customers

New Jersey hopes to entice homeowners and business to install solar panels by broadening its incentives program, NJ Spotlight reported.

Solar project could allow Nevada utility customers to go 100% renewable

Nevada ratepayers could soon be powering their homes and businesses with 100 percent renewable energy thanks to a planned community solar project, the Omaha World-Herald…

Vermont Gas requests rate decrease

A Vermont utility may be lowering its electric rates later this year, according to a statement released…

Video shows nation’s first offshore wind farm has become home to marine life

Wind advocacy groups have released undersea footage suggesting that the nation’s first offshore wind farm off the…

Michigan tax case could impact solar panel owners across the state

A Michigan resident is embroiled in a tax debate could impact solar panel owners across the state, Michigan Live…

Kansas utility threatens surcharge for customers with solar panels

A Kansas utility wants to add a surcharge to the power bills of customers who have solar panels on their roofs,…

Michigan coalition campaigns for renewable energy ballot measure

A Michigan coalition has received approval to gather signatures for a November ballot measure that would require energy companies in the state to get at least…

Utah, Wyoming lawmakers go to battle against West Coast coal policies

Lawmakers in Utah and Wyoming are preparing to take California and Washington to court over policies they say hurt coal sales,…