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Look Ma, no subsidies

That’s the goal anyway of a new solar program competition by the Clean Energy Finance and Investment Authority. CEFIA will award a $1 million loan to the plan that uses the money to provide the most residential solar electricity. It has to be a feasible plan – no fantasy projects. But the critical parameter is […]

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Auditors ‘concerned’ with Education Department’s transparency

When it came time for the state Department of Education to craft and implement controversial education reforms, the agency routinely turned to an organization not bound by public disclosure requirements to do its work — an approach state auditors challenged last week.”We continue to be concerned,” auditors John Geragosian and Robert Ward wrote in their […]