solar energy http://kbia.org en Lawsuit Seeks To Save Solar Rebates http://kbia.org/post/lawsuit-seeks-save-solar-rebates The Missouri Coalition for the Environment and several solar panel companies have filed a lawsuit against the Missouri Public Service Commission in an effort to keep the state’s solar rebate program alive.<img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" data-caption="Solar panels on top of the Dickmann Building on South Grand Avenue in St. Louis." data-attribution="Credit : Maria Altman / St. Fri, 27 Jun 2014 13:28:00 +0000 Maria Altman 55206 at http://kbia.org Lawsuit Seeks To Save Solar Rebates PM Newscast for May 12, 2014 http://kbia.org/post/pm-newscast-may-12-2014 <p></p><p></p><p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA&nbsp;Newsroom, including:&nbsp;</p><ul><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/solar-energy-industry-rallying-keep-rebates">Solar energy industry rallying to keep rebates</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/columbia-leadership-council-holds-forums-inform-residents-and-ask-their-opinions">Columbia Leadership Council holds forums to inform residents and ask their opinions&nbsp;</a></li><li><a href="http://kbia.org/post/legislation-failing-school-districts-be-revised">Legislation on failing school districts to be revised&nbsp;</a></li></ul> Mon, 12 May 2014 22:14:41 +0000 Maureen Lewis-Stump 52833 at http://kbia.org Solar energy industry rallying to keep rebates http://kbia.org/post/solar-energy-industry-rallying-keep-rebates <div style="color: rgb(40, 40, 40); font-family: 'Segoe UI WPC', 'Segoe UI', Tahoma, 'Microsoft Sans Serif', Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: normal; margin: 14pt 0px;"><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="3"><span style="font-size: 12pt;"><font face="Verdana,sans-serif" size="2"><span style="font-size: 8.5pt;">Missouri's</span></font><font face="Verdana,sans-serif" size="2"><span style="font-size: 8.5pt;">&nbsp;</span></font><font face="Verdana,sans-serif" size="2"><span style="font-size: 8.5pt;">solar energy industry is rallying to resurrect a popular rebate program created by a 2008 renewable-energy ballot initiative that was curtailed when the state's largest utility said it had to cease participation to avoid rate increases capped by the voter-approved law.</span></font></span></font></div><p> Mon, 12 May 2014 21:25:19 +0000 Associated Press 52830 at http://kbia.org Solar energy industry rallying to keep rebates Springfield utility planning big solar project http://kbia.org/post/springfield-utility-planning-big-solar-project <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">A Springfield utility is planning to partner with two companies to build what would be the largest solar farm in Missouri.</p><p> Mon, 23 Sep 2013 20:48:12 +0000 Associated Press 40978 at http://kbia.org Springfield utility planning big solar project Couple tries to stay energy efficient in Fulton http://kbia.org/post/couple-tries-stay-energy-efficient-fulton <p>Judy McKinnon’s home looks a bit different than other homes in her neighborhood. Fri, 28 Sep 2012 00:31:55 +0000 Gina Cook 21930 at http://kbia.org Couple tries to stay energy efficient in Fulton