Construction starts on state's largest wind project

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

BY THE NUMBERS: FEDERAL ENERGY R&D STAGNATES

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

Proposed Nuclear Plant 'Threat to Niger Delta Environment'

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

'Natural Gas, Renewable Energy Usage to Curb Emissions'

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

Dominion warns blackouts possible even in mild weather

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

Application To Export Electric Energy; Powerex Corp.

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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Posted By: Ferdinand E. Banks
On: July 2, 2015
Berthold Brecht put it as follows: "If you don't know the truth, you are a fool, while if you know the truth but say that it is a lie, you more...
Filed under: Nuclear
Posted By: Corrie Bastian
On: July 1, 2015
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
Posted By: Navneet Trivedi
On: June 30, 2015
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
Posted By: Keith Mitchell
On: June 29, 2015
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
Posted By: Charlie Hewitt
On: June 26, 2015
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
 
 
 

Connected Street Lights: How smart is your city?

Wednesday Jul 8, 2015 - 11:00 AM Eastern - Your city

Connected Street Lights: Making cities smarter, safer and more efficient more...

Aligning Strategy with Customer Wants: Planning for New Electricity Products and Services

Tuesday Jul 21, 2015 - 1:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

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...

2nd Microgrid Development for Public & Private Sectors West Coast Conference

Wednesday Jul 29, 2015 - Thursday Jul 30, 2015 - Orange County, CA

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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...

 
 
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Are we able to connect the energy dots looking backwards towards a Declaration of Interdependence?

By Jose Antonio Vanderhorst-Silverio - "You can't connect the dots looking forward; you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that more...
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20 YEARS OF ENERGY DATA ACCESS

By Jim Brumm - A look at two decades of growth in the availability of information about U.S. energy production and consumption – the more...
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World Global Wind Turbine Set Market Trend 2015 Analysis

By Carol Wilson - The Global Wind Turbine set Industry Report 2015 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the more...
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World Global Wind Lidar Market Trend 2015 Analysis

By Carol Wilson - 2014 Deep Research Report on Global Wind Lidar Industry is a professional and depth research report on Global Wind Lidar more...
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Latest News on Global Wind Rig Market 2015

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