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Sunset of solar subsidies shadows SolarCity

The federal grants that SolarCity relied on to maintain viability as a company are drying up, and the company sunk into the red last year. Critics say this highlights the danger of a business model built on taxpayer money.
 
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The cost of responsibility-free government

 
A recent study of Michigan homes found it cost twice as much to make houses energy-efficient as the actual dollar value of the energy savings. But is anyone in the media paying attention?
 
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And they shall admit the truth

 

Wisconsin's vote to become the nation’s twenty-fifth Right To Work state sent a clear message to unions across the country: the right to work movement is gaining ground.

 

 

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How will trucking industry ‘keep rolling’ under new EPA rules?

 
New EPA fuel-efficiency standards will drive up costs for trucking companies, which could put many owner-operators out of business.
 
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Bad teachers: New bill puts poor performers in the crosshairs
 
Pennsylvania is one of a few states in which teacher performance does not factor into layoff decisions. But a new bill would eliminate these “last-in-first-out” policies.
 
 

 

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FCC seeking public input to subsidize broadband
 
The FCC wants your input: should we subsidize high-speed Internet access through the "Obamaphone" program?
 
 

 

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Ruffled feathers: Larger wind turbines bad news for birds, groups say
 
The U.S. Department of Energy wants to see bigger wind turbines built across the country, but the American Bird Conservancy says that would make them even more deadly for birds.