PROJECTS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/PROJECTS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Investing: How to fit a wind farm into your portfolio http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58250963-79/power-energy-projects-companies.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58250963-79/power-energy-projects-companies.html.csp">Investing: How to fit a wind farm into your portfolio</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JONATHAN FAHEY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-22T14:20:01.605-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 02:20PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">You can now fit a wind or solar farm into your portfolio, even if your portfolio isn’t exactly vast. Energy companies are wrapping renewable energy projects and other power-related assets that generate steady cash into new companies they hope attract investors hunting for dividends. In an unfortunate victory for corporate speak, they are called yieldcos. They’re the electric power industry’s answer to real estate investment trusts, which distribute rental income to investors, and master limited...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582509632014-08-22T14:20:01.605-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-22T14:20:01.605-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58250963@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 14:20:01 MDT California water bond won’t be a drought-buster http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58303735-68/billion-california-drought-projects.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58303735-68/billion-california-drought-projects.html.csp">California water bond won’t be a drought-buster</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By FENIT NIRAPPIL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T11:01:06.959-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 11:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sacremento, Calif. • Gov. Jerry Brown and state lawmakers are expected to use the backdrop of California’s most severe drought in nearly four decades to sell voters on the $7.5 billion water plan they put on the ballot this week. Despite its size, the measure will not solve the problems created by the drought nor is it expected to prevent rationing during future ones. Instead, the projects it will fund are designed to provide a greater cushion when the state finds itself dealing with prolonged w...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583037352014-08-16T11:01:06.959-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-16T11:01:06.959-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58303735@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 11:01:06 MDT County investing $800K in bike safety projects http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58300714-78/county-south-west-bike.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58300714-78/county-south-west-bike.html.csp">County investing $800K in bike safety projects</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Mike Gorrell</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-15T21:48:11.127-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 09:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sixteen projects in eight cities and unincorporated areas will receive $814,500 this year from Salt Lake County to make commuter bicycle routes safer. In addition, the county will spend $300,000 on a bike transportation master plan to coordinate efforts between cities and unincorporated parcels. “Salt Lake County is including cycling as part of the transportation future for our fast-growing metropolitan area,” county Mayor Ben McAdams said at a news conference this week announcing plans to use ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58300714@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 21:48:11 MDT Bloomberg View: World Bank reform proposals worthy but don’t go far enough http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58210794-82/bank-kim-billion-private.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58210794-82/bank-kim-billion-private.html.csp">Bloomberg View: World Bank reform proposals worthy but don’t go far enough</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">Bloomberg View</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T15:44:38.42-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 03:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">There will always be a need for a World Bank, which celebrated a birthday of sorts Tuesday. There is no need for a World Bank with more than 10,000 employees. President Jim Yong Kim is trying to reform the bank, one of the global financial institutions that emerged from the historic Bretton Woods agreement signed on July 22, 1944. He is getting strong resistance from a rank and file protective of its parking subsidies, business-class travel and generous meal allowances. The greater danger for Ki...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58210794@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:44:38 MDT