Alexander to Nuclear Regulators: U.S. Needs More, Not Fewer, Nuclear Reactors

Mar 05 - Congressional Documents & Publications - U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.), the top Republican on energy appropriations, today held a hearing on the Nuclear Regulatory Commission's proposed budget for fiscal year 2016, in which he told regulators the United States "needs more, not fewer, nuclear reactors" and discussed ways to accomplish that goal. more...
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SunEdison Becomes First Renewable Energy Company To Offer Solar, Wind, And Energy Storage

Mar 05 - PR Newswire - SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE: SUNE), the world's largest renewable energy development company, and Solar Grid Storage LLC, a leader in deploying combined energy storage and solar PV systems, today announced that SunEdison has acquired the energy storage project origination team, project pipeline, and subject to customary consents and assignments, four operating storage projects from Solar Grid Storage. more...
Filed under: Energy Storage

Exelon sweetens deal for Pepco customers in merger proposal

Mar 05 - Baltimore Sun (MD) - Exelon Corp. has offered to more than double what it will spend on Pepco Holdings customers in Maryland as it seeks regulatory approval to acquire the utility. more...
Filed under: Business & Corporate

Georgia Leaders Recognized For Bringing Electricity To Other Parts Of The World

(The Associated Press) - Mar 5 -  Georgia Electric Membership Corp. and Coweta-Fayette EMC recently received the 2015 International Award from the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA). more...
Filed under: Business & Corporate

Fitch Rates Lincoln Electric System's 2015A Revs 'AA'; Affirms Various Others

NEW YORK (The Associated Press) - Mar 5 - Fitch Ratings has assigned an 'AA' rating to the following city of Lincoln, NE Lincoln Electric System (LES) bonds. more...
Filed under: Business & Corporate

Fitch Rates Boise Kuna Irrigation District, ID (Arrowrock Hydroelectric Project) Revs 'A-'

SAN FRANCISCO (The Associated Press) - Mar 5 - Fitch Ratings has assigned an 'A-' rating to Boise Kuna Irrigation District Ada and Canyon Counties, ID's $41 million Arrowrock Hydroelectric Project (Arrowrock) revenue refunding bonds, series 2015. more...
Filed under: Business & Corporate
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Posted By: Rob Washington
On: March 6, 2015
Energy conservation is something that you can easily do with the help of your electricity bill. It is an invaluable tool that precisely tells you whether you are using your more...
Filed under: Billing & Customer Care
Posted By: Tim Emrich
On: March 5, 2015
'Mind the gap' is a phrase that will be wearily familiar to Londoners and many others throughout the UK. However, the few inches between the train and the platform aren't more...
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Posted By: Ross McConnell
On: March 4, 2015
Energy industry leaders are bracing for a significant labor shortage that will have a significant impact on the maintenance and operation of U.S. nuclear power plants. According to the Nuclear more...
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Posted By: S. Jasjeet Singh , Debapriya Chatterjee
On: March 3, 2015
Utilities have taken various initiatives with regards to achieving smart grid and deployed millions of smart meters for its residential customers & businesses. These smart devices are capable of recording, more...
Filed under: Billing & Customer Care
Posted By: Anuja Nakkana
On: March 2, 2015
The core service of a utility focuses primarily on delivering reliable and cost effective power, exceeding the expectations of customers, and external and internal stakeholders. more...
Filed under: Grid Operations

Segment-specific approaches to commercial energy efficiency: A better way to create happy customers and meet goals

Tuesday Mar 10, 2015 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

Creating happy customers is challenging at any time, and programmatic approaches are often technology - rather than customer - centered. Designing customer-centric programs for specific segments can create enduring relationships that deliver substantial on-going savings over time, spanning a broad range of technologies and end-uses. more...

Uncovering Transmission Opportunities Created by the Clean Power Plan

Tuesday Mar 17, 2015 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

How can utilities, merchant transmission companies, and investors position themselves for substantial opportunities in the transmission area? In this webinar, ICF International experts leverage their unique insights into the Clean Power Plan to help utilities, merchants, and investors prepare and plan for the implications of the proposed rule on the reliability of the electric system. more...

Moving Ahead of Siloes: Integrated Solution for Governance, Risk and Compliance Functions

Wednesday Mar 18, 2015 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

The Electric Utility sector is seeing an influx of challenges due to increased risks, growing regulatory obligations, compliance mandates, cyber security threats etc. As these challenges are predicted to only rise in the coming years, companies have to prepare themselves to transform their business models to gain a competitive advantage. The transformation would also mean embracing new technologies in addition to ensuring total compliance with cross-industry mandates. An integrated GRC solution can help organizations drive higher business benefits, identify & mitigate emerging risks, and contribute to effective governance. more...

Best Practices for Demand Management Program Design

Thursday Mar 26, 2015 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

Executing a successful demand response, energy efficiency, or customer engagement program can be a complex endeavor. You need to make sure your program includes the right incentives to get the right number of participants and the right amount of load. more...

Comverge Utility Conference 2015

Wednesday Apr 8, 2015 - Friday Apr 10, 2015 - St. Petersburg, Florida

Join your peers in the demand management industry for the Comverge Utility Conference (CUC) April 8-10 at the historic Renaissance Vinoy Resort & Golf Club in St. Petersburg, Florida. Investor-owned utilities, public power utilities, electric cooperative utilities, regulators, vendors, and consultants in attendance will hear from noted industry experts on hot topics in demand response, energy efficiency, and customer engagement. more...

International SAP Conference for Utilities

Monday Apr 13, 2015 - Wednesday Apr 15, 2015 - Berlin Germany

The Digital Utility – Transform, Simplify, and Execute. more...

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Why Utilities are Forcing You to Install a Smart Meter

By Sarah Battaglia - You can run from them, but you can’t hide. Smart meters are on track to become the next big necessity more...
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Today's Energy Market Analysis - 05-03-2015

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...

Global Smart Cities Market Analysis, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2015-2019

By rakesh zanje - “The Report Global Smart Cities Market 2015-2019 provides information on pricing, market analysis, shares, forecast, and company profiles for key more...

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