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Obama Awards $2 Billion For Solar Power, New Jobs

Sat, Jul 3, 2010

Economy

Huffington postBy Julie Pace WASHINGTON — The government is handing out nearly $2 billion for new solar plants that President Barack Obama says will create thousands of jobs and increase the use of renewable energy sources.Obama announced the initiative in his weekly radio and online address Saturday, saying the money is

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Tags: Barack Obama, Clean Energy, Obama Solar Power, Obama Weekly Address, Arizona.Abengoa Solar

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Mesa may get $2 million from Pinal County land sale

Fri, Jul 2, 2010

Pinal County

Arizona RepublicB Gary NelsonMesa is selling another slice of Pinal County farmland to an energy company that wants to build a solar-power array.TransCanada Corp., whose home offices are in Calgary, Alberta, paid Mesa $10 million for 200 acres south of Coolidge in 2008. The company is building a natural-gas plant

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Tags: Economy, TransCanada Corp., Solar Power

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State weighs solar proposal seen as key test

Mon, Jul 6, 2009

Energy

Arizona RepublicBy ryan RandazzoA solar-power company's plan to put panels on two Scottsdale school roofs could end up changing the way solar energy is bought and sold in Arizona.If approved by state regulators, the plan could help expand the use of renewable energy by helping schools, governments and other big

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Tags: Solar power, Renewable energy, Scottsdale schools

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