Tag: DC

DC PSC Approves Exelon-Pepco Merger

According to UtilityDIVE, in a 2-1 vote today, the DC Public Service Commission approved the proposed $6.8 billion merger between Exelon and Pepco. The PSC approved the merger under the new conditions outlined after they rejected a settlement … [Read full article]

350.org & Power Shift 2011 Take Aim at U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Continuing on with our continuing coverage of and commentary on 350.org’s “The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Doesn’t Speak for Me” campaign, news is that 350.org is partnering with the 10,000-strong Power Shift 2011 youth climate conference on Monday, April 18 in Washington, DC. You can reserve your spot there and keep up with news about the conference over on Facebook.

Appalachia Rising! [VIDEOS]

Mountaintop removal coal mining is bad stuff. It is destroying habitats and communities, poisoning people, and annihilating ancient mountains and national treasures. Appalachia Rising!, a national response to the unmitigated … [Read full article]