Archive for the ‘Public News Service’ Category

Lawsuit Filed to Stop Open-Pit Copper Mine

November 28, 2017 TUCSON, Ariz. – A coalition of conservation groups is suing the U.S. Forest Service over its approval of an open-pit copper mine 30 miles outside of Tucson. The groups contend that the Forest Service violated the Clean Water Act and other state...
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Sun Shines on New Energy Option for Tennesseans

November 8, 2017 KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – On Wednesday, a bipartisan group of business and environmental leaders announced a partnership to advance Tennessee in the race for solar capacity. Tennesseans for Solar Choice launched its effort to ensure people have access t...
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After Irma, Solar Power Helped Keep Florida Shining

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – As Hurricane Irma plunged 6.7 million people into darkness, the moment was short-lived especially for those with solar panels that can work off the grid. In fact, people, businesses, and even cities were able to function if they had a battery st...
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