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Last year, wind turbines surpassed hydropower as the renewable technology with the largest installed generating capacity in the United States.

As winter approaches and more people look to firewood to heat their homes, the Ohio Department of Agriculture is offering tips to help when purchasing wood.

Learn to conduct simple moisture tests and identify seasoned wood by its appearance, weight, smell and other characteristics.

The Ohio Power Siting Board authorized the construction of natural gas-fired, combined cycle generation facilities in Guernsey and Trumbull counties Oct. 5.

Finding ways to keep cool without spending a fortune or using a lot of energy is challenging but possible.

Solar electricity is generated through a process known as the photovoltaic affect.

Field tests showed that subsidence-related deformation could occur if a support pillar is not suitably sized.

Not every log is created equally. There are various factors to consider when selecting, storing and seasoning firewood.

Reporter Chris Kick recently toured some Great Lakes energy facilities, to learn about the opportunities and challenges in the region.

If you plan to use a wood stove or fireplace this winter, don’t forget to perform regular maintenance this fall to prepare for the cold months ahead. Proper upkeep, good heating practices and having a plan in place for home and chimney fires improves heating efficiency and safety.