Tagged: ken smith

In Win for Solar, PSC Allows Grandfathering for Net Metering Customers

by Kyle Massey 3/15/2017 11:50 am

In a significant decision for solar energy, Arkansans who now get credit on their utility bills for electricity they generate at their homes and businesses will be able to continue at current rates for 20 years.

Ken Smith Retiring as AAEA Policy Director

by Kyle Massey 3/14/2017 4:57 pm

The Arkansas Advanced Energy Association surprised Policy Director Ken Smith with recognition on Tuesday, and he surprised everyone else with the news that he will be retiring.

Renewable Trend in Energy May Be Beyond Trump’s Grasp

by Kyle Massey 1/9/2017 12:00 am

Donald J. Trump won the presidency after a campaign largely negative to renewable sources like solar and wind power, but forces in favor of cleaner power could prove even bigger than The Donald.

Haralson, Smith Set for Arkansas Tourism Hall of Fame

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/4/2017 10:04 am

Chuck Haralson, former chief photographer for the state Department of Parks and Tourism, and author Ken Smith will be inducted into the Arkansas Tourism Hall of Fame.

Arkansas at Crossroads for Individual Solar

by Kyle Massey 9/26/2016 12:00 am

Solar power generated at individual homes and businesses remains relatively rare in Arkansas, but it has been growing.

EPA's Clean Power Plan Fuels Carbon Debate

by Marty Cook 7/7/2014 12:00 am

On June 2, the Environmental Protection Agency announced its Clean Power Plan. Environmentalists and power companies have split opinions on the agency's goals.

What's Powering Arkansas? See What’s Behind Your Lightswitch

by Samuel G. Smith 3/18/2013 12:00 am

Energy is the lifeblood of our economy and it enables us to live, work and play. But how much do we know about our energy in Arkansas? Where does it come from? And most importantly, can we rely on it to provide for us in the future? We’ve taken a hard look at the state’s electrons to help answer the questions that define our present and will help shape our future.

Conserving the Outdoors a Natural for Ellen Moorehead Fennell

by 6/1/2011 12:00 am

Audubon Arkansas Executive Director Ellen Fennell isn't afraid to get her hands dirty.