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Utility completes wind power surge with Wyoming projects

Aug. 25, 2021 12:24 PM EDT

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — An electric utility has completed its plan to more than double the amount of wind power it can send to customers in the Rocky Mountain region and Northwest. Rocky Mountain Power's Energy Vision 2020 plan, announced in 2017, included four Wyoming wind...

InvestigateWest: Can West learn to share renewable power?

Aug. 24, 2021 12:22 PM EDT

March of 2019 opened with a deep chill across Cascadia. Arctic air poured south, jacking up energy consumption and straining energy supplies in Oregon, Washington and British Columbia. It conjured a “perfect” storm for the region’s electricity grid. As temperatures...

Oregon governor signs ambitious clean energy bill

Jul. 27, 2021 14:07 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Oregon's clean energy bill, which sets one of the most ambitious timelines in the country for moving to 100% clean electricity sources, was signed by Gov. Kate Brown on Tuesday. The legislation lays out a timetable for the state’s two major...