NRC's Approval of ESBWR Design is Innovation Milestone

WASHINGTON, Sep 16, 2014 -- GLOBE NEWSWIRE - The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission announced today that it has certified the design of GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy's Economic Simplified Boiling Water Reactor (ESBWR). more...
Filed under: Nuclear

Fitch: Mild Summer Weather Dampening US Public Power

NEW YORK, Sep 16, 2014 -- BUSINESS WIRE - Mild summer weather conditions in much of the country could dampen year-end electric sales and contribute to declining debt service coverage ratios for the public power and electric cooperative sectors into 2014, Fitch Ratings says. more...
Filed under: Business & Corporate

ISO, PacifiCorp Outline EIM Implementation Plans for Oct. 1

FOLSOM, Calif., Sep 15, 2014 -- BUSINESS WIRE - The California Independent System Operator (ISO) and PacifiCorp will launch the Energy Imbalance Market (EIM) on October 1 in planned stages to ensure seamless integration. more...
Filed under: Demand Response

Suit alleges man fired over pending ash spill 'exposure' claim

Sep 16 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - The Knoxville News-Sentinel, Tenn. - A man was fired from his job at TVA's Bull Run Fossil Plant after only three weeks because he has a workers' compensation claim pending due to "exposure" experienced while working at the federal agency's ash spill cleanup site in Kingston, a legal action avers. more...
Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal

Fitch Upgrades Delaware Muni Electric Corp's Electric Revs to 'A'; Outlook to Stable

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 16, 2014 - Fitch Ratings has upgraded the following Delaware Municipal Electric Corporation's (DEMEC, or the agency) rating. more...
Filed under: Business & Corporate

Edison International Appoints New Leaders at Subsidiaries

ROSEMEAD, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 16, 2014 - Edison International (NYSE:EIX) announced today the appointment of new leaders at two subsidiaries, Southern California Edison (SCE) and Edison Energy. more...
Filed under: Business & Corporate
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Posted By: Steve Driver
On: September 17, 2014
Geographic remoteness and poor connectivity mean many electricity generators encounter issues when attempting to keep remote sites or workers up-to-date with essential data. more...
Filed under: Information Technology
Posted By: Sarah Battaglia
On: September 16, 2014
If you've participated in a demand response (DR) event before, you probably have a reduction strategy already in place. But what if you're forgetting something? What if there are more more...
Filed under: Demand Response
Posted By: Joyce Tam
On: September 15, 2014
The increased integration of machine to machine (M2M) technology is providing the field service industry with excellent opportunities to offer new services and increase revenue, while enhancing the overall quality more...
Filed under: Billing & Customer Care
Posted By: Joe D’Orazio
On: September 12, 2014
Weather and nature are unstoppable forces but the results of their power are the same - the power is down and getting the lights turned back on is top priority. more...
Filed under: Energy Storage
Posted By: James Romlein Sr. PE
On: September 11, 2014
When I proposed that the City of Watertown join the Smart Grid Interoperability Panel (SGIP) to Mayor John David, he was probably thinking to himself "Romlein, just why the heck more...
Filed under: Metering
 
 
 

Revenue Assurance; a boring topic unless it's your revenue

Wednesday Sep 17, 2014 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

Did you get a paycheck recently? Did you look over your paycheck to make sure you got paid for the work you provided? Would you be concerned if your paycheck was 10, 15, or 20% less than you expected? That's the situation the Bermuda Electric Light Company (BELCO) faced following the global economic slowdown of 2008-2012. more...

Data-to-Value Realized: AMI/OMS Integration

Thursday Sep 18, 2014 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

The explosion of data in utilities has at times seemed to have created more problems that it has solved. One refrain from utility executives is often around the quest for more value creation from their investments in smart grid, smart meters and analytics. One area that shows great promise is in the new outage management paradigm enabled by the availability of AMI data that is emerging. more...

Utility Analytics, Challenges & Solutions Webcast Series - Session One

Monday Sep 22, 2014 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

The utility analytics marketplace is evolving so fast that it is hard to keep up with new technologies and processes that are transforming how utilities accomplish their mission. This webcast series provides attendees with an opportunity to see and hear from the leading providers of analytics solutions and services. more...

Utility Analytics, Challenges & Solutions Webcast Series - Session Two

Tuesday Sep 23, 2014 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

The utility analytics marketplace is evolving so fast that it is hard to keep up with new technologies and processes that are transforming how utilities accomplish their mission. This webcast series provides attendees with an opportunity to see and hear from the leading providers of analytics solutions and services. more...

Utility Analytics, Challenges & Solutions Webcast Series - Session Three

Wednesday Sep 24, 2014 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

The utility analytics marketplace is evolving so fast that it is hard to keep up with new technologies and processes that are transforming how utilities accomplish their mission. This webcast series provides attendees with an opportunity to see and hear from the leading providers of analytics solutions and services. more...

26th Annual Independent Energy Human Resources Association (IEHRA) Conference

Wednesday Sep 24, 2014 - Friday Sep 26, 2014 - San Diego, California - United States

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8th Rocky Mountain Utility Efficiency Exchange

Wednesday Sep 24, 2014 - Friday Sep 26, 2014 - Aspen, Colorado - USA

Rocky Mountain Utility Efficiency Exchange (formerly Colorado Utility Efficiency Exchange) facilitates a networking and professional development conference for staff representatives of energy and water utilities serving Colorado and neighboring states who are responsible for developing and implementing customer programs related to energy/water efficiency, renewable energy, demand response and key account customer management. This event attracts about 100 utility and government staff as well as trade allies that provide products and services to support utility programs. The agenda focuses on best practices from regional utilities. This conference is not about how to influence policies or motivate utilities to take action, but rather how utilities that already recognize the need and value are developing and implementing customer programs. more...

2014 Utility Analytics Week

Wednesday Oct 22, 2014 - Friday Oct 24, 2014 - Newport Beach, CA

Join us for our Third Annual Utility Analytics Week event where you will hear and learn about the hottest topics in analytics today. The analytics revolution is pushing utilities to respond to real time needs arising in the industry as well as addressing increasingly complex data feeds and information demands. more...

 
 
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Today's Energy Market Analysis - 17-09-2014

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...

Green Marketing Tips for Your Business

By Diana Smith - When you talk about ‘green’ and ‘businesses in the same sentence, it is not always about the color of money. more...
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The United States Is Giving Mexico Gas

By Wayne M. Kovach - Due to a glut in supply from their neighbors to the north, Mexican industries will be paying a lot less more...

UPS Uninterruptible Power Supply Market - New Market Research Report Published: #Radiant Insights

By Vasudev Maskare - 2014 Market Research Report on Global UPS Uninterruptible Power Supply Industry was a professional and depth research report on Global more...

Global High-frequency Electric Knife Industry Outlook And Forecast To 2020: #Radiant Insights, Inc.

By Vasudev Maskare - 2014 Market Research Report on Global High-frequency Electric Knife Industry was a professional and depth research report on Global High-frequency more...
 

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