ALLENTOWN, Pa., Jan. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- - PPL Corporation and Riverstone Holdings LLC affiliate RJS Power Holdings LLC filed a joint response Tuesday (1/27) with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission accepting additional market power mitigation measures required for FERC approval of the previously announced spinoff of PPL Energy Supply and its combination with competitive generation assets owned by RJS Power Holdings. more... Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal
Jan 27 - Forexpros - Entergy Corp. on Monday marked the recent startup of a new $655 million natural gas-fired unit at its Ninemile power plant in Westwego, the utilitys first newly built generating facility in Louisiana in 30 years, as the company responds to power-hungry industrial expansions unfolding across the state. more... Filed under: Fossil & Biomass
Jan 27 - Environmental Protection Agency Documents & Publications - Reaching out and engaging with the public and stakeholders has been the agency's top priority throughout the development of this rule, and EPA is committed to continuing this engagement moving forward. more... Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal
Jan 27 - PR Newswire - Research from universities, regulators and industry experts increasingly demonstrates that the Dan River is in good condition one year after a coal ash spill at the Dan River Steam Station. more... Filed under: Environmental, Emissions & Carbon Management
Jan 27 - Honolulu Star-Advertiser (HI) - Life of the Land, a Hawaii-focused environmental and community action group, asked the public Monday to get involved with the potential sale of Hawaiian Electric Industries to NextEra Energy Inc. more... Filed under: Business & Corporate
As temperatures rise in the searing heat of July and August afternoons, above 90-95° F, ACs work harder and harder using more energy per unit of cooling provided because their more... Filed under: Energy Efficiency
Live in a rural area? Enjoy the serene and pristine beauty around you? Clearly, anyone would. Do you start sweating each time that low rumble begins and your house starts more... Filed under: Fossil & Biomass
With 3.9 gigawatts (GW) of solar photovoltaics installed across America through September and over 16GW cumulative capacity, the industry enters 2015 with incredible momentum. more... Filed under: Solar
Electricity power outages result from weather conditions, intentional or accidental damage to distribution lines and poles, and transmission line and generator impairments. Managing an electrical power outage correctly is critical more... Filed under: Grid Operations
In a special report released recently as part of its annual World Energy Outlook, the International Energy Association stated that despite high-profile initiatives to invest and develop energy in Sub-Saharan more... Filed under: International
Black & Veatch invites you to join our free webinar highlighting key findings from our 2015 outlook on the integrated North American energy markets. This one-hour webinar will cover: * How oil prices and the oil industry will ultimately impact the natural gas and power industries * The potential impacts the Clean Power Plan and other environmental regulations will have on the U.S. power market * 25-year energy price forecasts that include projected natural gas, coal and oil prices, average electricity and capacity prices, and carbon emissions price more...
Today's utility must address complex demand management challenges brought on by increasing amounts of variable electricity supply and more environmental mandates. Driving customer engagement and satisfaction is also a growing focus for many utilities. more...
With a new generation of energy efficiency programs on the horizon, it is important to look beyond existing models to unlock the full potential of your customers. Discover how CLEAResult’s nationally recognized Energy Advisor approach to demand-side management generates deeper customer adoption rates well beyond the assessment. more...
While the use of unlicensed mesh-radio technologies in the ISM band has become an increasingly more common way to establish a communications infrastructure to support Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) there are a number of aspects of these networks that warrant additional considerations and design requirements when they are used in Distribution Automation (DA) applications. As more and more IP-connected devices enter the energy industry, the focus will become centered on managing an Internet of Things (IoT) throughout the utility enterprise. more...
Wednesday Jan 28, 2015
- Friday Jan 30, 2015 -
Washington D.C. USA
From 28-30th January 2015, EnergyNet invites African Ministries and utility companies to Washington to attend the Powering Africa: Summit (PA:S), where they will showcase major investment opportunities, meet the CEOs of some of America’s leading corporations and do deals with some of the most efficient and successful power companies in the world. more...
Monday Feb 9, 2015
- Thursday Feb 12, 2015 -
Shining a Light on Energy Efficiency for 25 Years Join AESP in an extra special national conference where we celebrate the past, present and future of energy efficiency. We’ve crammed the agenda with over 60 thought-provoking sessions featuring over 100 top industry experts (that’s the learning part), then added on special activities (the fun part) designed to make this the most memorable conference you’ll attend this year. more...
Tuesday Mar 3, 2015
- Thursday Mar 5, 2015 -
As analytics progress in the utility industry, so do the needs for greater return on investment while gaining maximum strategic advantage and value. The Utility Analytics Summit will help you ignite your program while helping you solve the most challenging analytic hurdles. If you're new to analytics, kicking off a new initiative, or exploring new ways to position analytics throughout your entire utility, there's no better place to get your bearings than The Utility Analytics Summit. You'll see what other utilities are doing, witness insightful presentations, participate in discussions with experts and network with your colleagues! more...