The future of renewable energy in Minnesota will be discussed by four professionals Tuesday at Central Lakes College in Brainerd. The free event starts at 7 p.m.
...signifies strict energy efficiency and reliability guidelines set by the Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). ? Weather strip and caulk windows and doors to eliminate air infiltration.? Cover drafty windows with...
Let's Know the Truth About Wind Power Regarding Rolf Westgard's Aug. 21 column, "Wind farms provide only 3.5% of U.S.
...energy and train workers for the industry. The facility is the product of $7.9-million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy to the University of Minnesota and its private-sector partners. It was one of three such partnerships to...
RUIDOSO, N.M. - Hundreds of people were forced to flee as one of two large wildfires burning in New Mexico swept within a few feet of their homes and spread across more than 5,000 acres.
Just as Americans are gearing up their SUVs for summer vacations, oil prices that Energy Secretary Bill Richardson promised would go down are starting to creep up again and may hit $40 or more a barrel by winter, if not sooner. Similar looming shortages of natural gas and home heating oil may even lead some to cry ''crisis'' this winter. Yet, with the Clinton administration spinning it as a problem solved, few have noticed that the world has entered an oil-supply situation more precarious than at any time since the 1973 oil shock.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Customers on Minnegasco's budget plan are already feeling the effects of rising natural gas prices.
...comfortable while preventing your utility bill from going through the roof can be a balancing act. According to the U.S. Department of Energy, a whopping 44 percent of the average American utility bill goes for heating and cooling. Clearly, this figure...
NEW YORK - Among terrorist weapons experts worry about, one device tops the list: the atom bomb.
MAPLEWOOD (AP) - 3M Co. is promoting a new kind of power line in hopes of drawing interest from utilities looking to prevent a repeat of this month's massive blackouts out east.
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