Officials at Hawaii tsunami center say fake alert circulated

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Thu, 23 May 2019 06:09:38 +0000

Officials at Hawaii tsunami center say fake alert circulated

Officials at a tsunami monitoring center in Hawaii has said a fake threat was circulated about an earthquake in Japan and subsequent tidal wave.

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Corruption claims, mailbox send Hawaii power couple to trial

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Mon, 29 Apr 2019 11:58:06 +0000

Corruption claims, mailbox send Hawaii power couple to trial

For years, Louis and Katherine Kealoha were Hawaii law enforcement’s power couple. Then the white mailbox in front of their house disappeared.

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Waikiki flood concerns spur push for Hawaii shore protection

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Sun, 21 Apr 2019 22:59:36 +0000

Waikiki flood concerns spur push for Hawaii shore protection

HONOLULU – Hawaii’s iconic Waikiki Beach could soon be underwater as rising sea levels caused by climate change overtake its white sand beaches and bustling city streets.

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States Take Lead with Plans for 100% Carbon-Free Energy

Credit to Author: Aaron Larson| Date: Thu, 07 Mar 2019 14:44:24 +0000

Minnesota and Wisconsin recently joined the list of states aiming for a 100% clean-energy future, while some Illinois lawmakers are pushing for not only carbon-free power, but also 100% renewable energy. Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz (D) was the latest to announce a set of policy proposals designed to lead his state’s electricity sector to 100% […]

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POWER Notebook: Alabama Power Says Closing Coal Plant Will Cost $740 Million

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Sun, 03 Mar 2019 21:57:24 +0000

Several developments worldwide impacted the power generation landscape in the past week, including more news about the closure of a coal-fired power plant in Alabama, the restart of a geothermal facility in Hawaii, and construction of a biomass-fueled power plant in Japan. In addition, a company said it plans a $150 million investment in three […]

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New York Latest State to Set 100% Carbon-Free Goal, with Increased Renewables

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Wed, 16 Jan 2019 18:19:26 +0000

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) is continuing his push for renewable energy in the state, as the governor on Jan. 15 announced an initiative for New York to achieve 100% carbon-free power generation by 2040. Cuomo’s “Green New Deal,” part of his 2019 Justice Agenda and as part of the state budget, calls for […]

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