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VIDEO: 'Smart meters' win Brigham City approval despite protests

Tim Gurrister, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 19 2014 - 3:27pm

BRIGHAM CITY -- After listening to citizens threaten to sue if they did, the city council voted to move ahead with installing "smart meters" on homes and businesses to bill power usage.

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Brigham City will build gas-fired power plant

Tim Gurrister, Standard-Examiner staff
Feb 25 2014 - 7:11pm

BRIGHAM CITY -- City officials are preparing to build a new power plant to ease the city of its dependency on Rocky Mountain Power.The power giant provides 73 percent of the wholesale electricity to Brigham City's electric utility, officials say.

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Oil pipeline would cut through four Davis County cities

Bryon Saxton, Standard-Examiner staff
Feb 6 2014 - 8:39am

BOUNTIFUL -- Citing safety and reducing vehicle emission pollution as pluses, a subsidiary of Tesoro is looking to build a buried 135-mile waxy crude oil pipeline from the Uinta Basin to the Holly Refinery in West Bountiful.

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Rocky Mountain Power seeks 4 percent rate hike

Standard-Examiner staff
Jan 4 2014 - 10:21am

SALT LAKE CITY -- Power consumers will likely see bigger bills later this year as Utah's electric utility has requested a new round of rate hikes. Rocky Mountain Power said Friday it is asking the Utah Public Service Commission to approve a 4 percent overall price increase totaling $76.3 million. 

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EPA clamping down on wood stove emissions

Cathy McKitrick, Standard-Examiner staff, The Washington Post
Jan 4 2014 - 10:20am

The Environmental Protection Agency moved Friday to curb emissions of particles and other gases from residential wood stoves and other wood-fired devices built after 2015 in an effort to combat pollutants that can present a significant health hazard in parts of the country.

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Judge affirms water rights for proposed Utah nuke plant

Paul Foy
Nov 27 2013 - 5:10pm

SALT LAKE CITY -- A judge has cleared the way for construction of a nuclear power plant in Utah by approving a water-rights transfer for cooling towers.

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Utah congressmen rip BLM deferment of oil and gas leasing

Antone Clark, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Nov 16 2013 - 6:22pm

WASHINGTON - The Bureau of Land Management has announced it will be deferring 96,960 acres of federal lands in southern Utah from the proposed oil and gas lease auction on Tuesday, igniting frustration from members of Utah's congressional delegation.This latest deferment brings the total number of acres withdrawn from the lease sale to more than...

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VIDEO: 'Smart meters' win Brigham City approval despite protests

Tim Gurrister, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 19 2014 - 3:27pm

BRIGHAM CITY -- After listening to citizens threaten to sue if they did, the city council voted to move ahead with installing "smart meters" on homes and businesses to bill power usage.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 19 2014 - 6:58pm

VIDEO: 'Smart meters' win Brigham City approval despite protests

Tim Gurrister, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 19 2014 - 3:27pm

BRIGHAM CITY -- After listening to citizens threaten to sue if they did, the city council voted to move ahead with installing "smart meters" on homes and businesses to bill power usage.

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VIDEO: 'Smart meters' win Brigham City approval despite protests

Tim Gurrister, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 19 2014 - 3:27pm

BRIGHAM CITY -- After listening to citizens threaten to sue if they did, the city council voted to move ahead with installing "smart meters" on homes and businesses to bill power usage.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 19 2014 - 6:58pm


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