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Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

Senate votes to end renewable energy programs

The Senate on Tuesday approved legislation that would close the book on two programs that helped fuel the state’s years-long surge in wind energy production.v

Friday, February 15th, 2013

Texas renewable energy faces hurdles in Legislature

During his State of the Union address on Tuesday, President Obama doubled down on his vision for renewable energy, calling for more wind and solar power. In Texas, the Legislature is less enthusiastic.

Wednesday, April 20th, 2011

Kyle company lands contract for massive wind farm

Kyle-based Xtreme Power has been awarded a $43 million contract to design, install and operate one of the world’s largest wind-power storage systems.