PORTLAND, Maine Jul 01 - Bangor Daily News (ME) - Wind power developer SunEdison has closed a $360 million loan and started construction on what will be state's the largest wind project, near the town of Bingham. more... Filed under: Wind
Jul 01 - Mechanical Engineering - While wind and solar power reap direct expenditures and , the tax breaks energy source getting the most federal research dollars may be a surprise. more... Filed under: Business & Corporate
Jul 01, 2015 -- Daily Trust/All Africa Global Media - The decision of the federal government to site a nuclear power plant in Akwa Ibom State has been referred to as a misplaced priority more... Filed under: Nuclear
Jul 01, 2015 -- The Guardian/All Africa Global Media - Use of coal and oil needs to decline after 2020, and natural gas, to be replaced by nuclear and renewable energy, for the world to begin curbing emissions in the next decade. more... Filed under: Environmental, Emissions & Carbon Management
Jul 1 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Dave Ress Daily Press (Newport News, Va.) - The Peninsula could see rolling blackouts even in mild weather if a controversial high voltage transmission line across the James River isn't in place by 2017 more... Filed under: Grid Operations
Jul 01 - Energy Department Documents & Publications - SUMMARY: Powerex Corp. (Applicant or Powerex) has applied to renew its authority to transmit electric energy from the United States to Canada pursuant to section 202(e) of the Federal Power Act. more... Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal
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Did you know that 8.5% of U.S. residents live in large multifamily buildings with 20 or more units? Despite the large number of U.S. households in multifamily buildings, energy efficiency more... Filed under: Energy Efficiency
Recently I attended a conference where, during roundtable discussions, one group summarized "We believe utilities should be like Apple's iTunes(TM) platform and should be pushed off the cliff to become more... Filed under: Business & Corporate
Each month my wife and I have to pay the electric bill for our home. I was wondering why haven't the residential building companies that build houses, apartments, townhouses, and more... Filed under: Solar
The goals of retail electric competition are a source of disagreement among legislators, utilities, competitive suppliers, and consumers. Some parties believe that the only goal is to reduce costs to more... Filed under: Risk & Operations
The electricity sector today is characterized by significant potential for disruption and growth. Customer and industry perspectives on the role of future electricity products and services are rapidly evolving. This webinar will reveal findings from DNV GL surveys that gauge where customers and industry executives see the industry headed, and contrast customer wants with industry plans. more...