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  • Jul 24, 2014 | Kathleen Wolf Davis

    Frank Prager, vice president of policy and strategy at Xcel Energy, writes about how a decade of growth in wind energy holds valuable lessons for the future of solar for Xcel and for the industry overall.

  • Jul 23, 2014 | Kathleen Wolf Davis

    Michael Panfil, an attorney working with the Environmental Defense Fund, examines what a rehearing on the fate of FERC Order 745 could mean and what's at stake for utilities and consumers in this on-going legal battle.

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