ComEd customers to get refunds in 'smart grid' settlement

Sep 18 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Corilyn Shropshire Chicago Tribune - ComEd customers are set to receive a total of $46.2 million in refunds for rate increases dating back to 2008, under a settlement with the State Attorney General's office announced Thursday. more...
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Legislature discusses altering public utility regulation

Sep 18 - Zack Ponce Carlsbad Current-Argus, N.M. - The state legislature is discussing a draft of proposed legislation that would alter the way public utilities are regulated within the state of New Mexico. more...
Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal

Repairs underway at lame electrical facility

Sep 18 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Kathryn Mykleseth The Honolulu Star-Advertiser - A key problem causing Hawaiian Electric Co. to ask customers to cut down on evening electricity use should be resolved in two to three days, the company said Wednesday. more...
Filed under: Distributed & Cogeneration

DTE Energy's Echo Wind Park begins commercial operation

CHANDLER TOWNSHIP, Mich., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire - DTE Energy's Echo Wind Park has reached commercial operation and company officials celebrated its dedication today in the shadow of one of 70 wind turbines in the park. more...
Filed under: Wind

Vermont renewable energy issue before FTC

Sep 18 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Brian Nearing Times Union, Albany, N.Y. - A possible flaw in Vermont's renewable energy rules -- one not found in New York's system -- that allows renewable energy production to be "double counted" by utilities has sparked a challenge to the Federal Trade Commission. more...
Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal

New PUC flap emerges over ousted Peevey aide in wake of PG&E email controversy

Sep 18 - Contra Costa Times (Walnut Creek, CA) - The Public Utilities Commission landed in a fresh controversy following the disclosure Wednesday that Carol Brown, ousted top aide to the PUC's most powerful official, is actually on leave and did not depart the agency as widely thought. more...
Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal
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Posted By: Richard Ware
On: September 19, 2014
For those who have been watching the ongoing climate debate about global warming, the increasingly hot summer months are a poignant reminder of that phenomenon whenever the monthly power bill more...
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Posted By: Julia Young
On: September 18, 2014
Before discussing the various socio-economic advantages of solar energy, it is imperative to understand the global economic structure. This will give a better understanding of the benefits. more...
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Posted By: Steve Driver
On: September 17, 2014
Geographic remoteness and poor connectivity mean many electricity generators encounter issues when attempting to keep remote sites or workers up-to-date with essential data. more...
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On: September 16, 2014
If you've participated in a demand response (DR) event before, you probably have a reduction strategy already in place. But what if you're forgetting something? What if there are more more...
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Posted By: Joyce Tam
On: September 15, 2014
The increased integration of machine to machine (M2M) technology is providing the field service industry with excellent opportunities to offer new services and increase revenue, while enhancing the overall quality more...
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Utility Analytics, Challenges & Solutions Webcast Series - Session One

Monday Sep 22, 2014 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

The utility analytics marketplace is evolving so fast that it is hard to keep up with new technologies and processes that are transforming how utilities accomplish their mission. This webcast series provides attendees with an opportunity to see and hear from the leading providers of analytics solutions and services. more...

Utility Analytics, Challenges & Solutions Webcast Series - Session Two

Tuesday Sep 23, 2014 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

The utility analytics marketplace is evolving so fast that it is hard to keep up with new technologies and processes that are transforming how utilities accomplish their mission. This webcast series provides attendees with an opportunity to see and hear from the leading providers of analytics solutions and services. more...

Utility Analytics, Challenges & Solutions Webcast Series - Session Three

Wednesday Sep 24, 2014 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

The utility analytics marketplace is evolving so fast that it is hard to keep up with new technologies and processes that are transforming how utilities accomplish their mission. This webcast series provides attendees with an opportunity to see and hear from the leading providers of analytics solutions and services. more...

Preparing for NERC CIP 014: Understanding the Regulations and Interpreting Their Impact

Thursday Sep 25, 2014 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

POINTS FOR DISCUSSION: • How do new NERC CIP 014 regulations impact me? • What are other utilities doing? • How do approaches to utility security differ now versus pre-CIP 014? • How will the CIP evolve? more...

How Utilities Can Mitigate Collections Risk

Tuesday Sep 30, 2014 - 1:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

For any utility, managing collections risk effectively is vital to the business. At the center of this, is the customer who’s satisfaction level is impacted by bill payment requests, shut-offs and reconnects. How can utilities operate with less risk, adhere to regulatory mandates and meet customer satisfaction expectations? more...

26th Annual Independent Energy Human Resources Association (IEHRA) Conference

Wednesday Sep 24, 2014 - Friday Sep 26, 2014 - San Diego, California - United States

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8th Rocky Mountain Utility Efficiency Exchange

Wednesday Sep 24, 2014 - Friday Sep 26, 2014 - Aspen, Colorado - USA

Rocky Mountain Utility Efficiency Exchange (formerly Colorado Utility Efficiency Exchange) facilitates a networking and professional development conference for staff representatives of energy and water utilities serving Colorado and neighboring states who are responsible for developing and implementing customer programs related to energy/water efficiency, renewable energy, demand response and key account customer management. This event attracts about 100 utility and government staff as well as trade allies that provide products and services to support utility programs. The agenda focuses on best practices from regional utilities. This conference is not about how to influence policies or motivate utilities to take action, but rather how utilities that already recognize the need and value are developing and implementing customer programs. more...

2014 Utility Analytics Week

Wednesday Oct 22, 2014 - Friday Oct 24, 2014 - Newport Beach, CA

Join us for our Third Annual Utility Analytics Week event where you will hear and learn about the hottest topics in analytics today. The analytics revolution is pushing utilities to respond to real time needs arising in the industry as well as addressing increasingly complex data feeds and information demands. more...

 
 

JSB Market Research : Renovation and Modernization of Thermal Power Plants

By Sharon Kelly - JSB Market Research announced latest market research report titled "Renovation and Modernization of Thermal Power Plants" Summary Renovation and Modernization more...

JSB Market Research: Endesa, S.A. - Power Plants and SWOT Analysis, 2014 Update

By Sharon Kelly - Summary The "Endesa, S.A. - Power Plants and SWOT Analysis, 2014 Update" report contains a detailed description of the power more...

Offshore Drilling Market by Services, Applicationsandby Geography - Global Trend & Forecast to 2019

By Sharon Kelly - The onshore mature oil & gas reserves shifts the focus of operator companies towards deep water offshore areas. The increasing more...
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Nuclear Power and Equipment Market worth $67.23 Billion by 2019 - Global Trends & Forecast to 2019

By sachin salunkhe - The report "Nuclear Power Plant and Equipment Market by Reactor Type (PWR, PHWR, BWR, HTGR, FBR etc.), by Equipment Type more...
 

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