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Third-Party Solar Leasing Information PDF Print E-mail
Renewable Energy

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As electricity rates across South Carolina climb higher and higher, utility customers are looking for ways toease the strain of rising energy bills. Many customers want to generate their own electricity, but few canafford the high upfront costs of installing a renewable energy system. Using the power of free markets, H.3425 empowers any utility customer to finance their own renewable energy project with private capital.Through this policy, legislators can help utility customers lower their electric bills while simultaneouslycreating local jobs and improving South Carolina’s economy.
Click here to tell your representatives you want solar power in South Carolina.
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US F&WS Proposal PDF Print E-mail
Wildlife

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Proposes Endangered Status for the Northern Long-eared Bat; Listing Not Warranted for Eastern Small-footed Bat

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(image courtesy of http://www.biologicaldiversity.org/species/mammals/northern_long-eared_bat/index.html)

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service proposes to list the northern long-eared bat as endangered under the Endangered Species Act.  The Service also determined that the eastern small-footed bat does not warrant listing.

The northern long-eared bat is found across much of the eastern and north central United States, and all Canadian provinces from the Atlantic Ocean west to the southern Yukon Territory and eastern British Columbia.

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NRC Waste Confidence Hearing PDF Print E-mail
Nuclear Energy
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NUCLEAR ALERT!
STOP “WASTE CONFIDENCE”

If you want do one thing to oppose nuclear power

this year, this is it!

Attend this meeting and speak out!

The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has “confidence” that the high-level radioactive nuclear waste problem will be solved sometime in the future. So the “regulator” declared that it could continue to give 20-year license extensions to aging, brittle, accident- prone nuclear reactors without an objective, scientific study of safety, storage, and disposal of thousands of tons of radioactive waste.  

Read more: NRC Waste Confidence Hearing
 
Tritium Levels Spike PDF Print E-mail
Nuclear Energy

Tritium levels spike at stricken Fukushima nuclear plant

TOKYO | Wed Sep 11, 2013 6:17am EDT

(Reuters) - The operator of the wrecked Fukushima nuclear plant said levels of tritium - considered one of the least harmful radioactive elements - spiked more than 15 times in groundwater near a leaked tank at the facility over three days this week.

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