Energy

Missouri News: Ameren Transmission Company of Illinois (ATXI) breaks ground on the Mark Twain Transmission Project

The project will bolster the region’s energy reliability ST. LOUIS, MO – Ameren Transmission Company of Illinois (ATXI) – a wholly owned subsidiary of Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE) – has begun construction of the Mark Twain Transmission Project, a 96-mile, 345,000-volt transmission line and substation to be built in northeast Missouri that will bolster energy … Continue reading Missouri News: Ameren Transmission Company of Illinois (ATXI) breaks ground on the Mark Twain Transmission Project

GE Renewable Energy to develop with Mass Energy Group its 1st wind farm project in Jordan

GE Renewable Energy will provide its latest generation of 3.6-137 wind turbines for a total capacity of 100 MW, enough to power around 150,000 homes It marks the first GE wind farm project in Jordan and the first renewable energy project by Mass Energy Group Holding Project underlines the commitment of GE Renewable Energy to … Continue reading GE Renewable Energy to develop with Mass Energy Group its 1st wind farm project in Jordan

Missouri Senate Approves Measure that Allows Investment in Energy Infrastructure

JEFFERSON CITY, MO (STL.News) The Missouri Senate approved a measure yesterday that will reform the state’s century-old regulatory environment by capping rates and allowing for grid modernization.  Senate Bill 564 will not only help make significant improvement to Missouri’s regulatory environment, it will also enable our infrastructure to be modernized under the current Public Service … Continue reading Missouri Senate Approves Measure that Allows Investment in Energy Infrastructure

Cancer from cellphones? New studies say no need to hang up

WASHINGTON /February 02, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Two government studies that bombarded rats and mice with cellphone radiation found a weak link to some heart tumors, but federal regulators and some scientists say don’t worry — it is safe to use your device. They still do. Previous studies of cellphone users had found little reason for concern, but … Continue reading Cancer from cellphones? New studies say no need to hang up

AP FACT CHECK: Trump’s speech stretches on taxes, energy

WASHINGTON /January 30, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —  President Donald Trump took his penchant for inflated claims to his biggest stage Tuesday night, asserting in his prepared State of the Union speech that he signed the most consequential tax cuts in history, when his achievement was far from that, and declaring an end to a “war on … Continue reading AP FACT CHECK: Trump’s speech stretches on taxes, energy

Rockets’ Harden back at practice after 2 1/2 weeks

HOUSTON/January 17, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Rockets guard James Harden returned to practice on Wednesday for the first time since he was injured Dec. 31 against the Los Angeles Lakers. Harden, who is coming back from a strained left hamstring, stepped onto the court, nailed a couple of corner 3-pointers and got quickly into the flow of warmups. … Continue reading Rockets’ Harden back at practice after 2 1/2 weeks

Peggy Cummins, star of noir classic “Gun Crazy,” dead at 92

NEW YORK/January 02, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Actress Peggy Cummins, who gave an indelible performance as the lethal, beret-wearing robber in the noir classic “Gun Crazy,” has died. Cummins, who retired from acting in the early 1960s, died Friday in London at age 92. Her friend Dee Kirkwood said that she died of a stroke. The erotic energy … Continue reading Peggy Cummins, star of noir classic “Gun Crazy,” dead at 92

Tax bill boosts oil, gas drilling _ and renewable energy

WASHINGTON / December 16, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) —  The Republicans’ tax package would boost traditional forms of energy such as oil and gas while also supporting renewable energy such as wind and solar power — and even extend a hand to buyers of electric cars. An agreement by House and Senate negotiators would open Alaska’s Arctic … Continue reading Tax bill boosts oil, gas drilling _ and renewable energy