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Louisiana approves $1 billion wind farm project

by Jeff Della Rosa (  May 27, 2020 Southwestern Electric Power Co., a company of Columbus, Ohio-based utility American Electric Power, has received regulatory approval from Louisiana for its plan to invest $1.01 billion to acquire three wind farms...

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Clean energy unemployment reaches 17.8%

AUTHOR Kristin Musulin@kristinmusulin UPDATED May 14 2020   First published on UPDATE, May 14, 2020: More than 447,000 clean energy workers filed unemployment claims in April, resulting in a total of nearly 600,000 industry workers that have lost their jobs since...

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WashCo solar energy project goes live

by: Megan Wilson Posted: May 5, 2020 FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — The future’s looking brighter for Washington County. The county’s solar energy project is online and is producing electricity for county buildings. It’s part of an $8 million energy upgrade that was...

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Entergy Gets OK for Large Solar Farm in Searcy

by Kyle Massey Tuesday, Apr. 28, 2020      Entergy Arkansas received regulator approval for a 100-megawatt solar array, known as Searcy Solar. The array, similar to one in this file photo, will also be the first by a utility in Arkansas to feature battery storage, 10...

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AAEA is dedicated to growing Arkansas’s economy through expanded utilization of advanced energy technologies, including energy efficiency, demand response, natural gas electric generation, solar, wind, hydro, nuclear, electric vehicles, alternative fuels and smart grid.

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Commission denies anti-competitive solar proposal from Entergy

Proposal “not just or reasonable or in the public interest” FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 16, 2020 Contact: Katie Laning Niebaum (501) 537-0190 LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – AAEA released the following statement in response to the Arkansas Public...

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