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Retired Duke Energy Executive Paul Newton Raises Large Sums in Race for State Senate

If elected, Paul Newton will join a growing list of former Duke Energy employees who are serving in North Carolina government roles.

/ September 29, 2016
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EPA’s Clean Power Plan Opponents Led By Just A Few Power Companies

Recent investigations have revealed that some of the nation’s largest electric utilities, including the industry's trade association, have quietly funded UARG to sue President Obama's Clean Power Plan.

/ September 27, 2016
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With Kochs Now Attacking Electric Vehicles, Utilities Should Reexamine Their Friends

The Kochs’ funding of anti-EV politics should leave utilities reconsidering their funding of the Koch network. The rift may already be opening in the utility and Koch-funded American Legislative Exchange Council.

/ September 27, 2016
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Florida Power Companies Continue To Spend Money Supporting Amendment 1 To Limit Solar

Florida's largest power companies have contributed nearly $20 million dollars to the Consumers for Smart Solar campaign, also called Amendment 1.

/ September 22, 2016
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Arizona Public Service Company Rate Request: Billions for Fossil Fuels, Nickels and Dimes for Solar

Arizona Public Service Company's $3.6 billion rate request will increase bills, benefit coal and gas, and limit both rooftop and utility-scale solar energy.

/ September 21, 2016
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Does Dominion support using Thomas Jefferson’s name to spread climate denial?

This relationship between a lobbyist for one of the nation’s largest utilities and an aggressive purveyor of attacks on climate science and policies warrants much deeper scrutiny than it has so far received.

/ August 29, 2016
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Kemper Scandal Unraveling Southern Company’s Credibility

A corporate rebrand won't rid Southern Company of its history of misinforming the public on climate change, or their forthcoming problems with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

/ July 26, 2016