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March 21: Chino Hills City Council and Hope for the Hills continue to battle to get a short portion of Edison's 500kV power line buried.
March 1: A warrant has been issued for the arrest of AltaLink's parent company boss after 6 new corruption charges have been filed.
Feb 25: Canada's power grids are vulnerable to cyber attacks.
Feb 25: TransAlta and a B.C. Hydro subsidiary accused of charging California too much for electricity.
Feb 20: Ohio conservationists upset First Energy wants to build high voltage line right through conservation area.
Feb 19: Minister John Baird is the pot calling the kettle black when he lectures U.S. on cutting back on coal-fired electricity generation.