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Embattled Utility SCE&G Allowed to Block Solar Competitors

Customers Lose as Utility Gets Another Pass from Regulators   COLUMBIA, SC — SCE&G, accused of misleading lawmakers and the public by concealing the failings of a nuclear construction project that cost its customers billions of dollars, has now been given the go-ahead to put the squeeze on small, competing power companies. That means customers will lose another opportunity to shave their excessive electric [ MORE » ]
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SACE Statement on Southern Company’s Proposal to Sell Gulf Power to NextEra Energy

Contact: Jennifer Rennicks, SACE, Jennifer@cleanenergy.org, 865-235-1448   Tallahassee, Fla. On Monday, May 21 Southern Company announced it has entered into agreements to sell Gulf Power Company, Florida City Gas and the entities holding Southern Power’s interests in Plant Oleander and Plant Stanton to NextEra Energy for an aggregate purchase price of approximately $6.475 billion. NextEra is the parent company of Florida’s largest investor-owned utility [ MORE » ]
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Citizens and Elected Officials Gather in Demonstration Against Offshore Drilling

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 17, 2018 Contact: Chris Carnevale, Southern Alliance for Clean Energy, chris@cleanenergy.org, 843-973-2637 Citizens and Elected Officials Gather in Demonstration Against Offshore Drilling Hands Across the Sand participants to gather and say “no” to offshore drilling Charleston, S.C. – On Saturday, May 19, a large group of local residents and local elected officials will gather on Folly Beach for a demonstration [ MORE » ]
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Power Play Redux: Political Influence of Florida’s Top Energy Corporations

Power Play Redux: Political Influence of Florida’s Top Energy Corporations
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New Report Highlights How Florida’s Big Power Companies Maintain Their Grip on State Capitol

Political Contribution and Lobbying Dollars Result in Policies Harmful to Consumers Contact: Jennifer Rennicks, SACE, 865.235.1448, Jennifer@cleanenergy.org   A recording of today’s telepress conference can be accessed here.   Tallahassee, Fla. (May 16, 2018) – A week after a 2018 electoral filing deadline, the nonpartisan government watchdog group Integrity Florida released a new report examining the influence that contributions from big power companies have [ MORE » ]
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Power Play: Florida’s Big Power Companies Maintain Grip on State Capitol

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 15, 2018 Contact: Jennifer Rennicks, SACE, 865-235-1448, Jennifer@cleanenergy.org Power Play: Florida’s Big Power Companies Maintain Grip on State Capitol Political Contribution and Lobbying Dollars Result in Policies Harmful to Consumers Tallahassee, Fla., (May 15, 2018) –Tomorrow, May 16, a new report entitled 2018 Power Play Redux: Political Influence of Florida’s Top Energy Corporations authored by Integrity Florida will reveal how [ MORE » ]
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TVA’s Board Approves Dangerous Precedent

New rate scheme will increase bills for poor, minority, elderly customers MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. – TVA customers gathered here to speak out against the proposed rate structure voted on and approved by the TVA board today, May 10. The new rate structure will hike bills on the Tennessee Valley’s most vulnerable residents and diminish clean energy progress. The vote followed a rushed and inadequate [ MORE » ]
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Letter from Nashville Mayor David Briley on concerns with TVA’s proposed rate change

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TVA’s Proposed Rate Scheme Slated for Approval Thursday

Dangerous new policy would increase bills for poor, minority, elderly customers Contact: Jennifer Rennicks, SACE, 865-235-1448, Jennifer@cleanenergy.org   MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. – Tomorrow, May 10, the Tennessee Valley Authority Board of Directors will consider and is expected to approve a misguided new rate structure that will hike bills on the Tennessee Valley’s most vulnerable residents and diminish clean energy progress. The vote follows a [ MORE » ]
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Tuesday: Tennessee Small Business Alliance and Local Business Owners to Host Press Conference in Opposition to TVA’s Proposed Rate Structures

Nearly 300 have signed on the Small Business Alliance’s open letter to TVA board Contact: Alissa Schafer, SACE, 865-235-1448, alissa@cleanenergy.org   Speakers: Lenda Sherrell – State Director, Tennessee Small Business Alliance Jon Nessle – Arborist and landscape coach. Owner of The Ornamentor. Chris Calhoun – Owner of The Tap House and The Brew Market. Location: Sidewalk in front of Chattanooga TVA Headquarters, 1101 Market [ MORE » ]