SCE Seeks New Clean Power Resources

Nov 21 - Business Wire - Southern California Edison (SCE) has launched a Request for Offers (RFO) to acquire electricity from new renewable distributed generating facilities. more...
Filed under: Solar

FERC Accepts NERC's Five-Year Performance Assessment

Nov 21 - Targeted News Service - The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) today accepted the second Performance Assessment of the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC), finding that NERC continues to satisfy the statutory and regulatory criteria for certification as the nation's Electric Reliability Organization (ERO). more...
Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal

Heinrich Introduces Bill to Modernize Nation's Electric Transmission Grid

Nov 21 - Targeted News Service - Today, U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.), a member of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, introduced a bill (S. 2947) to remove barriers to creating a cleaner, more consumer-friendly electric grid. more...
Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal

BLM rejectes application for Silurian Valley energy project

Nov 21 - Los Angeles Times (CA) - The Bureau of Land Management on Thursday denied a Spanish company's application to build a controversial renewable energy facility in the Mojave Desert's remote Silurian Valley, deciding the sprawling project "would not be in the public interest." more...
Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal

FERC Approves Merger of Exelon and Pepco Holdings Inc.

Nov 21 - Business Wire - The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) yesterday approved the proposed merger of Exelon Corporation (NYSE: EXC) and Pepco Holdings Inc. more...
Filed under: Business & Corporate

Wind energy industry protests bird-kill fine

Nov 22 - Blade (Toledo, OH) - Ohio's fledgling wind energy industry is balking at a largely ignored provision of a massive environmental bill overwhelmingly approved in the House this week, arguing it is designed to throw one more wrench into its turbines. more...
Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal
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Posted By: Sarah Battaglia
On: November 21, 2014
Ripping open a heating bill during the height of the holiday season is worse than unraveling a string of twinkle lights. Since when does it cost more to heat a more...
Filed under: Billing & Customer Care
Posted By: Paul Rosengren
On: November 20, 2014
A little over a year ago, PSEG launched an employee electric car incentive program. As part of the program, the company set aside 13 spots at its Newark, New Jersey more...
Filed under: Electric Vehicles
Posted By: Michael Keller
On: November 19, 2014
Seems to me nuclear power is essentially a 1950's vintage technology entering the twilight stage of life. However, 21st century advancements can solve the shortcomings of the earlier atomic age. more...
Filed under: Nuclear
Posted By: PJ Davis
On: November 18, 2014
On October 29, 2012, Hurricane Sandy moved in on the Jersey shore. Local and national crews rallied to restore power to over 2 million. Impressively, power companies managed to cut more...
Filed under: Grid Operations
Posted By: Mike Varney
On: November 17, 2014
As a former U.S. Navy captain with over 20 years' experience in operating nuclear-powered submarines, Mike Varney draws insightful parallels between commanding a submarine and operating a utility. He offers more...
Filed under: Nuclear
 
 
 

Five Year Outlook: Asset Management Practices and Challenges

Wednesday Dec 3, 2014 - 1:00 PM Eastern - Your City

Recently, Reliabilityweb.com and IBM conducted the largest and most inclusive asset management study ever, having surveyed 1,000 asset managers from around the world and cross-industries. In this video webcast, hear and watch our featured panel of EAM industry experts provide insights into this research on the state of asset management. more...

W2W4: What to Watch for in 2015 & Beyond

Thursday Dec 4, 2014 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

The utility analytics market has developed at a dizzying rate over the last few years. Now, as utilities become more adept at leveraging data for business improvement and predictive operations, new challenges are on the horizon. How will utilities be able to continue to leverage data to continue to improve both grid and customer operations with a landscape that is full of challenges...and opportunities? more...

Training for Disruption - The PG&E and Con Edison Stories

Wednesday Dec 10, 2014 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

Utilities are focused like never before on training to deal with disruptions - from increasingly violent weather events to threats of physical and cyber-terrorists and criminals. Two utilities have dealt with these issues in depth. more...

Physical Security from Mars, Cyber Security from Venus

Thursday Dec 11, 2014 - 2:00 PM Eastern - Fremont, CA - United States

Join this must-attend webinar and hear from Mark Weatherford, Principal, The Chertoff Group (former Under Secretary, DHS, and former CSO at NERC) as he discusses the challenges Utilities and other Energy companies are dealing with when it comes to integrating Physical Security programs with Cyber Security. Joining Mark, will be Jasvir Gill, Founder and CEO of AlertEnterprise, an expert in Security Convergence. Together they will examine how companies are dealing with complex threats and what they can do to keep themselves off the unwanted headlines. more...

Free 10th Anniversary EnergyBiz Webinar | 2015 & Beyond - The Future of Power in America

Thursday Dec 18, 2014 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

New strategies - learned from one of the most respected, and thoughtful utility execs - will be shared in this insightful webinar. more...

 
 

Manufacturing Process of Sintered Neodymium Magnets

By James Wang - Manufacturing of neodymium magnets mainly involves 8 steps. Prepare Materials -> Melting -> Milling -> Molding -> Sintering -> Machining more...
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DOE Lantern Live Is A Must

By Catherine Fulton - I just downloaded the new DOE app LANTERN LIVE on my droid and found it well organized, useful and educational. more...
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Global Advanced Energy Storage Systems Market (Technology, Applications, Geography) 2013-2020

By John Cooper - Report overview:   Research Beam adds a report titled "Global Advanced Energy Storage Systems Market (Technology, Applications, Geography) - Size, more...
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Global Factory Automation & Industrial Controls Market (Application, Product, Geography) 2013-2020

By John Cooper - Global Factory Automation & Industrial Controls Market (Application, Product, Geography) - Size, Share, Global Trends, Company Profiles, Demand, Insights, Analysis, more...
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Today's Energy Market Analysis - 21-11-2014

By Dan Birkett - Today's energy price report has been published looking at the latest gas, power and oil prices and the different factors more...
 

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