Exelon and Bloom Energy Partner to Provide Clean Distributed Power to Commercial Customers

CHICAGO & SUNNYVALE, Calif., Jul 29, 2014 -- BUSINESS WIRE - Exelon Corporation, the nation's leading competitive energy provider, will provide equity financing for 21 megawatts (MW) of Bloom Energy fuel cell projects at 75 commercial facilities in California, Connecticut, New Jersey and New York. more...
Filed under: Distributed & Cogeneration

Construction of $500M power plant in South Huntingdon stalled

Jul 29 - Rich Cholodofsky Tribune-Review, Greensburg, Pa. - The enormous cost of building gas-fired power plants, coupled with regulatory complexities, may mean only one in five proposed plants ever will be built, says the regional grid operator that moves wholesale electricity in all or parts of 13 states and the District of Columbia. more...
Filed under: Fossil & Biomass

CEIVA Energy Deploys Home Energy Management System for National Grid

Worcester, Mass. - July 30, 2014 (News Release) - CEIVA Energy today announced its home energy management system (HEMS) has launched as part of National Grid's Smart Energy Solutions Program that includes nearly 15,000 National Grid customers in Worcester, Mass. more...
Filed under: Announcements

NECEC Report: Next Governors Critical to New England's Clean Energy Future

BOSTON, Jul 29, 2014 -- BUSINESS WIRE - The upcoming elections this November will be central in deciding the fate of the clean energy industry in New England, according to a new report released today by the New England Clean Energy Council (NECEC) and NECEC Institute. more...
Filed under: Business & Corporate

Peabody Urges Withdrawal Of Power Plant Carbon Proposal As Adverse To Human Health; Calls For Broad Technology Deployment

ST. LOUIS, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire - Peabody Energy (NYSE: BTU) today called for withdrawal of the proposed carbon rule for existing power plants and greater deployment of technology as the long-term solution to improve emissions, during testimony at a U.S. more...
Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal

Energy Secretary Moniz discusses MOX funding during SRS visit

Jul 29 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Meg Mirshak The Augusta Chronicle, Ga. - U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz said Monday that federal officials need to identify a long-term funding stream for the mixed-oxide fuel fabrication facility at Savannah River Site if the project survives the current budget cycle. more...
Filed under: Nuclear
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Posted By: Matthew Taylor
On: July 29, 2014
Your future customers are smart. They have become more and more educated as retail industries have grown and adapted a more transparent type of business model. In fact, 56% of more...
Filed under: Billing & Customer Care
Posted By: Fred Kesinger
On: July 28, 2014
A dramatic transformation is currently taking place in U.S. utilities. A significant segment of the gas and electric utilities workforce is soon to be eligible for retirement. The first wave more...
Filed under: Human Resourcess
Posted By: Wayne M. Kovach
On: July 25, 2014
The summer is here and vacations are being planned. Whether it's a family trip to a local beach, visiting relatives out of state, or a trip to Disneyland, families everywhere more...
Filed under: Energy Efficiency
Posted By: Pete Stupple
On: July 24, 2014
Moving the electricity sector into a low-carbon future presents many challenges. As supply becomes increasingly intermittent, so the need for fast-responding, flexible demand and generation sources grows. Energy storage is more...
Filed under: Energy Storage
Posted By: Richard McCormack
On: July 23, 2014
The effects of human-induced climate change are being felt in every corner of the United States, with water growing scarcer in dry regions, torrential rains increasing in wet regions, heat more...
Filed under: Environmental, Emissions & Carbon Management
 
 
 

2014 Energy Market Perspective Webinar

Thursday Jul 31, 2014 - 2:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

Please join Black & Veatch as we review our Mid-Year 2014 Energy Market Outlook and Industry Trends in a free, one-hour webinar. This webinar will discuss our insights into the near and long-term energy market, providing an outlook for the power, emissions, natural gas and power fuel industries to identify industry trends and provide market insights. more...

13th Annual Outage Management for Power Plants Conference

Tuesday Jul 29, 2014 - Thursday Jul 31, 2014 - New Orleans, LA - United States

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Gas and Electric Law and Policy: The Shifting Regulatory and Market Landscape

Tuesday Jul 29, 2014 - Washington, DC, District of Columbia - USA

POSTPONED TO FALL 2014 At the request of several public officials and because the current date falls on the planned final week of Congressional session before the August recess, we have decided to postpone the conference until the Fall. We will make every effort to retain the excellent speakers and panelists and to focus on the same critical issues. A new date will be announced soon. more...

AESP Conference - Evaluators & Implementers: Merging on the Energy Efficiency Highway

Monday Aug 4, 2014 - Wednesday Aug 6, 2014 - San Francisco

Summer Conference & Expo San Francisco August 4-6, 2014 Evaluators and Implementers: Merging on the Energy Efficiency Highway The road to implementing and evaluating successful energy efficiency programs is seldom straight or smooth. Fortunately, you are not traveling alone. At this conference, you’ll hear from various experts who have “been there, done that,” and will share their experiences, results and, most importantly, lessons learned so you can map your plan for success. But equally as important, we’ll also focus on strategies to integrate evaluation and implementation into the process to achieve incrementally better outcomes. more...

 
 
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Energy Education During Summer Vacation

By Wayne M. Kovach - A few weeks back, I enjoyed a summer vacation at a local beach with my family. A week-long stay with more...
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Today's Energy Market Analysis - 29-07-2014

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...
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Are energy companies speeding up switching times?

By Kevin Burke - Ofgem recently pledged to ensure that energy consumers can switch supplier in as little as 17 days. Although this policy more...
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Importance of LEED Certification

By Chris Pentago - Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) is a rating system that is designed for use during the design, construction, more...
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One of Australia’s largest PV companies goes under

By John Ryan - Having lead the way in a number of major and innovative PV projects in many parts of Australia, Ingenero was more...
 

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