Village examines use of impact fees for developers

Village examines use of impact fees for developers

BELLVILLE — The issue of how much to charge developers for the use of prime real estate in the Clear Fork valley is soon to be determined by the vil...

January 24th, 2017 updated: January 24th, 2017. |  


Energy company petitions to eliminate Daylight Saving Time

On Monday, American Power & Gas, an energy company serving New York, New Jersey, Ohio and Pennsylvania announced their launch of a change.org peti...

March 15th, 2016 |  


Saga continues over merits of clean power plan

Saga continues over merits of clean power plan

COLUMBUS - The saga over the merits of the Clean Power Plan continues, with the U.S. Supreme Court staying implementation of the standards pending leg...

February 12th, 2016 |  



Report: Energy standard freeze hinders Ohio weatherization

Report: Energy standard freeze hinders Ohio weatherization

COLUMBUS - Winter is almost here, and a new report finds state policies are hindering weatherization programs.According to the findings, in 2008 Ohio&...

December 14th, 2015 |  


Veterans prime candidates for solar jobs

Veterans prime candidates for solar jobs

COLUMBUS - As they transition from active duty, growing numbers of veterans are finding a place in the clean-energy field.According to the Solar Found...

November 11th, 2015 |  


Going green can contribute to self-sufficiency in Ohio

Going green can contribute to self-sufficiency in Ohio

COLUMBUS - An Ohio organization is showing low-income families how going green can build self-sufficiency. As it constructs and rehabs homes, Habitat ...

October 13th, 2015 |  


Clean power plan: Ending legacy of environmental damage?

Clean power plan: Ending legacy of environmental damage?

COLUMBUS – From healthier air to job creation, some experts from Ohio spoke with legislators in Washington last week about why the Clean Power P...

September 14th, 2015 |  


Summer cooling cost sticker shock? Try budget billing

Summer cooling cost sticker shock? Try budget billing

COLUMBUS – After a cool start, summer is ending with a sizzle in Ohio. The U.S. Energy Information Administration estimates Ohioans on average p...

September 9th, 2015 |  


Study: Significant energy efficiency savings available to Ohioans

Study: Significant energy efficiency savings available to Ohioans

A new study finds there is huge potential in Ohio to save families and businesses money on their utility bills through energy saving programs. This st...

August 31st, 2015 |  


EPA clean power plan: Sigh of relief for low income communities?

EPA clean power plan: Sigh of relief for low income communities?

COLUMBUS - As the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Obama administration work toward approval of the Clean Power Plan, which would limit c...

August 10th, 2015 |