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Growing number of solar panels a concern for Wisconsin utilities

At first glance, solar panels installed on homes and businesses don't seem like much of a threat to Wisconsin utilities.

Wisconsin Energy's Future Looks Dim Following EPA Proposal

On Jun 24, we issued an updated research report onWisconsin Energy Corp.(WEC-Analyst Report). The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) new proposal to curb carbon emission ...

The Fight for Wisconsin's Soul

WISCONSIN has been an environmental leader since 1910, when the state's voters approved a constitutional amendment promoting forest and water conservation. Decades later, pioneering local

Sand mining legislation hearing: Bill supporters put on defensive

A Republican-backed bill that would protect existing sand mines from new restrictions would tie local government officials' hands and make it impossible to regulate the ...

Gogebic Taconite won't need an air pollution permit for bulk sampling operation

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has confirmed that the Gogebic Taconite mining company won't need an air pollution permit to gather 4,000 tons of ...

Tensions Flare between Winsconsin DNR, Gogebic Taconite

Climate change may mean fewer fallen trees for fish to use as shelter