Archive for February 22nd, 2018

FirstEnergy Solutions failure appears inevitable says FE CEO
Energy / FirstEnergy

FirstEnergy Solutions failure appears inevitable says FE CEO

CLEVELAND — “FirstEnergy’s top executive Charles ‘Chuck’ Jones confirmed today what analysts have been whispering for months, that time is running out for the company’s power plant subsidiary, FirstEnergy Solutions. Jones told analysts during a public teleconference that FirstEnergy Solutions has been operating independently since early last year and that […]

Group wants to abandon its role in controlling Ohio River pollution. What’s up with that?
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Group wants to abandon its role in controlling Ohio River pollution. What’s up with that?

CINCINNATI — “The regional group that’s set pollution standards for the Ohio River for decades, helping to bring it back to better health, is about to abandon that role, leaving it up to the states to decide what’s clean or not. Industries that pipe their wastes into the river support the proposal while drinking […]

Q&A: Watchdog group investigates Ohio wind energy foe
Energy / Freeze on Clean Energy / Renewable Energy / Wind Energy

Q&A: Watchdog group investigates Ohio wind energy foe

WASHINGTON, DC — “Midwest Energy News: Why focus on Bill Seitz? Checks and Balances’ executive director Scott Peterson: Because Rep. Seitz is a powerful politician who has arguably done more to block the growth of clean energy jobs in Ohio than anyone else in the state. He’s done that as a self-styled […]