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Latest on Electric Vehicle Sales

Plug-In (PHEVs) and battery electric vehicles (BEVs) had a good year in 2016, while sales of hybrids, like the original Prius, continued to fall until the last quarter. 449 more words

Energy

Cameco Corp leads uranium companies to new heights but is caution warranted?

Cameco Corp (TSE:CCO) (NYSE:CCJ), Canada’s largest producer supplying 18 per cent of the world’s annual consumption, rose from a low of $9.95 on Oct. 1,042 more words

Commodities

Wind and Solar Inflict Pain

Actual costs show that wind and solar are more costly than natural gas or coal for generating electricity.

Equally important is that wind and solar create problems for utilities and grid operators. 634 more words

Energy

Dutch trains become 100% powered by #windenergy

All Dutch trains have become 100% powered by electricity generated by wind energy, the national railway company NS has said .

“Since 1 January, 100% of our trains are running on wind energy,” said NS spokesman, Ton Boon. 130 more words

Travel

NY Gov. Cuomo Announces Deal to Close Indian Point Nuclear Plant

The Indian Point Nuclear Plant will close in four years, more than a decade ahead of schedule, a deal that “eliminates a major risk” to the safety of New Yorkers, Gov. 1,035 more words

Government Policies

New Yorkers get a nuclear New Year's present

❝ Entergy Corp. has reached an agreement with New York officials to close the Indian Point nuclear power plant in 2021, bringing an end to a long-running dispute over the future of the reactors located just 25 miles north of New York City.

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Environment