Energy

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Vitamin B Injections for Increased Energy Trending at Spas

Saint Louis University metabolism expert Dr. Jim Shoemaker calls this a dangerous trend.

05/04/2015

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Diggin’ in the Dirt at the Dome

Vicki Golden could make history in St. Louis by becoming first female rider to qualify for final.

03/27/2015

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FDA Going After Sellers of Pure Caffeine Powder

The Food and Drug Administration is building a legal case against companies that sell pure powdered caffeine, which can be fatal even in small doses.

12/23/2014

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Ameren, ComEd Get OK to Raise Rates in Illinois

The Illinois Commerce Commission has approved rate increases for the state’s two main electric utilities.

12/12/2014

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Charlie Brennan – Wednesday, November 19 – Mo. Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder on Ferguson Commission; Cindy Schild on Keystone XL Pipeline; Mike Shannon

Mo. Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder explains his “no” vote on funding for the Ferguson Commission; Charlie and Debbie with Cindy Schild of the American Petroleum Institute on the Keystone XL Pipeline; and Charlie talks with STL Cardinals Broadcaster Mike Shannon about the Cards’ recent trades.

11/19/2014

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Illinois Investing in Solar Power

State will buy up to $30 million worth of solar power and pump it into the energy mix

06/28/2014

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Nixon Launches State Energy Study

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon came to St. Louis County Wednesday to launch a broad study of the state’s future energy needs.

06/18/2014

1/13/14-Ameren Missouri director of renewable strategy policy and generation Bill Barbieri points to an artist's rendering of new multi-million dollar solar energy center to be built in O'Fallon Mo. and open by the end of this year. (KMOX/Brett Blume)

Ameren MO Outlines Plans For Solar Energy Center In O’Fallon

Facility will be size of 19 football fields and generate 5.7 MW of power.

01/13/2014

The Milam landfill rises high above traffic passing by I-55/70.  (KMOX/Brett Blume)

Metro East Landfill Will Turn Trash Into Fuel

Between Cahokia Mounds and the Gateway International Speedway stands a giant landfill. It’s about to become a giant fuel source.

10/18/2013

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Midwest Households to be Hit by 13% Increase in Natural Gas Prices

Residents in the Midwest can expect to pay 13 percent more for natural gas this winter, according to the Energy Information Administration.

10/14/2013

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