What do you know about grid economics? Value, questions and calculators

July 29, 2015 Kathleen Wolf Davis - It sounds like the start of an old joke: These economists walk into a ballroom ... more...
Filed under: Business & Corporate

Pennsylvania electricity market grows as customer base shrinks, report finds

Jul 29 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Daniel Moore Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Customers who choose to shop for the source of their electricity in Pennsylvania are increasingly entering a vibrant market of competitors, according to an annual report that ranks states with deregulated energy markets. more...
Filed under: Billing & Customer Care

Moody's: Coal has a future

Jul 29 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Daniel Tyson The Register-Herald, Beckley, W.Va. - As a number of coal companies file for bankruptcy protection and more teeter on the edge of chapter 11, there was a bit of good news this week about an industry slugged by declining need and tougher environmental regulations. more...
Filed under: Fossil & Biomass

Talen to settle Martins Creek fly ash spill claims for $1.3 million

Jul 29 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Scott Kraus The Morning Call (Allentown, Pa.) - Allentown-based Talen Energy has reached a $1.3 million settlement with state regulators over the natural resources damage caused by a August 2005 fly ash spill at its Martins Creek Steam Electric Station in Lower Mount Bethel Township. more...
Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal

Rep. Mark Takano Introduces Legislation to Provide Loan Guarantees for Battery Storage Technology

Washington DC - Jul 29 - Congressional Documents & Publications - Earlier today, Rep. Mark Takano (D-CA) introduced the Battery Storage Innovation Act, which amends Section 1703 of the Energy Policy Act to include battery storage technology for residential, industrial and transportation applications in the loan guarantee program for innovative technology. Clean energy technology and projects considered "high risk" often have trouble … more...
Filed under: Energy Storage

NorthWestern Energy Announces Agreement to Purchase Wind Project from BayWa r.e. Wind LLC in South Dakota

Jul 29 - Energy Weekly News By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor - NorthWestern Corporation d/b/a NorthWestern Energy has entered into an agreement to purchase the recently constructed 80-megawatt Beethoven wind qualifying facility (QF) project located near Tripp, South Dakota. more...
Filed under: Business & Corporate
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Posted By: John Cray
On: July 30, 2015
Competition changes everything, and while the energy sector remains highly regulated, things are evolving rapidly and utilities face new challenges that cannot be left unmet. more...
Filed under: Communications & Security
Posted By: Guy Starr
On: July 29, 2015
For the last decade, the nuclear industry has been engaged in a focused effort to address the looming talent gap as a large number of baby boomer workers reach retirement more...
Filed under: Nuclear
Posted By: Scott Tew
On: July 28, 2015
The largest energy consumers in the world are big buildings. Think of the abundance of lighting fixtures, heating/cooling systems, water heating and refrigeration units demanded of these large buildings and more...
Filed under: Energy Efficiency
Posted By: Sheri Givens
On: July 27, 2015
In well-established industries, consumers can count on third-party organizations for the information they need about the true customer experience when it comes to a certain product or service. more...
Filed under: Solar
Posted By: Charles Y. Chen, PhD
On: July 24, 2015
I am addicted to C-SPAN. Especially now, when the 2016 presidential election season is well underway. more...
Filed under: Grid Operations
 
 
 

Protecting Your Utility with Data: Mitigating Cyber Risk with Financial Analysis

Tuesday Aug 4, 2015 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

The average utility faces $8 million of annual cyber risk from attacks that target end-user devices. As companies expand mobile workforces and bring-your-own-device policies, and as threats become increasingly sophisticated, this risk will only grow. more...

Part 2 of 3 - Driving a Better Utility Customer Experience with Analytics as a Service: Responding to the Voice of the Customer

Tuesday Aug 18, 2015 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

A Free Intelligent Utility Webinar Series: Tuesday, July 28 - Making the Most of Multichannel | Tuesday, August 18 - Responding to the Voice of the Customer | Tuesday, September 29 - Increasing Program Success with Predictive Analytics more...

14th Annual Outage Management for Power Plants

Wednesday Aug 5, 2015 - Friday Aug 7, 2015 - San Antonio, TX - United States

Forecasting Future Capital Requirements to Meet Plant Expectations and Grasp Short and Long Term Outage Objectives more...

AESP Summer Conference: What’s Now and What’s Next in the World of EE

Tuesday Aug 25, 2015 - Thursday Aug 27, 2015 - Niagara Falls Canada

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Electricity Safety During a Thunderstorm

By Brandy Howell - The recent storms that have struck Texas have brought an important topic to the forefront.  During thunderstorms lightning poses an more...

Ireland Oil and Gas Market Insight and Outlook Report 2015 Trends, Growth and Forecast to 2025

By Allison Salvator - Ireland oil and gas market is experiencing major changes in new project development, consumption patterns and market scenario amidst rapidly more...

Iraq Oil and Gas Market Insight and Outlook Report 2015 Trends, Growth and Forecast to 2025

By Allison Salvator - Iraq Oil and Gas Market Insight and Outlook Report (H2 2015) - Forecasts of Exploration, Production, Refinery, LNG, Storage, Pipeline more...

Iran Oil and Gas Market Insight and Outlook Report 2015 to 2025- Trends, Growth and Forecast

By Allison Salvator - Iran oil and gas market is experiencing major changes in new project development, consumption patterns and market scenario amidst rapidly more...
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Global Solar Cooker Market 2020 Review & Forecast Research Report Published by Orbis Researh

By Carol Wilson - Consistent with our stated policy of making available the best research material from across the globe to our ever-growing list more...
 

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