April 3, 2019 By David Hall There has always been conflict between the generations. But throughout history, this has been the exception rather than the rule: whatever generational differences there have been, they have failed to affect the course of human progress. But we should not invest too much trust in the inevitability of such […]
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22 March 2019 Share US nuclear power plants achieved their highest level of generation ever in 2018, despite the closure of several plants since the previous peak, according to the US Energy Information Administration (EIA). (Image: EIA) Capacity additions from plant uprates, combined with shorter refuelling maintenance cycles, enabled the country’s nuclear plants to produce […]
CAPER IAB Fall 2019 Meeting Location: Charlotte, NC Dates: Thursday, November 14 – Friday, November 15, 2019 Meeting registration and further information coming soon.
CAPER Summer 2019 Workshop Location: Asheville or Boone, NC Dates: Thursday, July 25 – Friday, July 26, 2019 Meeting registration and more information coming soon.
FEBRUARY 12, 2019 / Written by: Aaron Kase One of the most effective ways to lock in long-term savings on utility bills is to work on tactical energy-efficient upgrades for your home, particularly by beefing up the insulation and air-sealing to improve retention of treated air. These improvements require up-front investment, but if you’re smart about […]
JANUARY 9, 2019 / Written by: Josh Crank The coming of the new year tends to get homeowners excited about changes to their homes. It will soon be time to start planting spring flowers, the rejuvenation of spring cleaning is right around the corner, and some of you may even be thinking about replacing a few of […]
DECEMBER 11, 2018 / Written by: Josh Crank If it seems like the holiday light displays in your neighborhood are getting bigger every year, there’s good reason for it. Prices on LED string lights have come down substantially since they first appeared in stores, and the cost to operate them is a tiny fraction of what it […]
Why Is My Gas Bill So High In Winter? DECEMBER 7, 2018 / Written by: Aaron Kase When winter settles in, it’s time to bundle up, break out the comfort food and enjoy some hot beverages to combat seasonal chills. Unfortunately, winter also means that families who rely on gas for heat see their bills skyrocket relative […]
CAPER Spring 2019 Meeting Location: James B. Hunt Jr. Library 1070 Partners Way Campus Box 7132 Raleigh, NC 27606 Dates: Wednesday, March 27 – Friday, March 29th, 2019 Meeting Registration: Please click here
NEWS PROVIDED BY PNM Resources, Inc. Oct 19, 2018, 12:41 ET ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., Oct. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — PNM Resources’ (NYSE: PNM) New Mexico utility, PNM, received approval on Wednesday from the New Mexico Public Regulation Commission (NMPRC) to purchase 100 megawatts of solar generation from NM Renewable Development, LLC (NMRD) in order to continue serving the Facebook data center in New […]