In light of Pope Francis' encyclical on climate change, people of different faiths explore the role of spirituality in clean energy practice and policy.
Two arrays owned by rural co-ops constitute about one-third of the solar generating capacity energized in Wisconsin last year.
If you pay attention to energy-related news, it may have come as a surprise how often Wisconsin energy policy has appeared in the national headlines over the past year.
A cogeneration plant built by a utility at a Wisconsin paper mill has so far generated very little electricity -- and almost no benefit for the ratepayers that covered most of the cost.
In states across the Midwest, advocates are challenging transportation administrators and elected officials over what they see as an ongoing, unnecessary build-out of highway infrastructure rooted in 20th-century planning.
Wisconsin has 58 inactive sand extraction sites, and while there is substantial interest in bringing more facilities online, the oil price slump has made it difficult to get those projects off the ground
As it has in Minnesota, Xcel Energy will soon be offering community solar to its customers in Wisconsin, albeit on a much smaller scale.
Unlike their counterparts in Wisconsin, Minnesota regulators recently rejected a proposed increase in fixed charges. But advocates are unsure if that will change the course of the debate.
Hospitals, which use large amounts of both electricity and thermal energy, are increasingly embracing combined heat and power.
Wind and solar energy support about 30,000 jobs at about a thousand companies in Wisconsin, Illinois and Iowa, according to a recent series of reports.