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Energy Industry

What is Deregulation?

Prior to the 1990s, every state in the United States regulated its energy industry. There was only one company (the local utility) that was responsible for all components of your energy service. Under deregulat...

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"Brown" Energy

Brown energy is energy that comes from conventional fossil fuels, such as oil or coal. The combustion from these fuels releases harmful emissions into the environment that pollute the air and have been tied to ...

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What is a REC?

REC (pronounced "reck") stands for Renewable Energy Certificate. RECs provide a powerful financial incentive to businesses and individuals to produce more renewable energy in our country. A certificate is creat...

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Reliability of Solar Power

Today’s solar systems are very reliable, built to withstand decades of all kinds of weather. They have proven to be dependable sources of energy for large office buildings, mass retailers and government agencie...

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