World nuclear performance report

Pakistan Observer - The world nuclear performance report 2016 by the World Nuclear Association has given an updated account on the nuclear energy for sustainable development while critically evaluating the recent industry highlights; the history of global nuclear industry has been recorded with missed outcomes. more...
Filed under: Nuclear

Work at first US offshore wind farm enters final phase

- Construction at the site of the nation's first offshore wind farm is entering its final phase. more...
Filed under: Wind

Wind farms add economic diversity

Erik Johnson - The rural farm economy follows the 20-year cycle of commodity prices, which means 12 to 15 years of break-even or slightly more prices, then 5 to 8 years of new bins and new pickup trucks. more...
Filed under: Wind

Report calls for shut down of OMU power plant

By Steve Vied, Messenger-Inquirer, Owensboro, Ky. - Both units of the Elmer Smith Station coal-fired power plant owned by Owensboro Municipal Utilities should be retired sooner rather than later, and the utility should invest in renewable electricity generation. more...
Filed under: Fossil & Biomass

“On the Utilities Horizon – Strategies and Tools for Workforce Management: A Blueprint for Solutions”

- ScottMadden, Inc., one of North America’s leading energy consulting firms, has released a new article focused on strategies and tools for workforce management. more...
Filed under: Announcements

Harrison County land being assessed by solar panels business

By Mary Meehan, Lexington Herald-Leader - Hundreds of acres in Harrison County are being assessed for what could be the largest solar farm in Kentucky. more...
Filed under: Business & Corporate
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Posted By: Ellen Smith
On: July 25, 2016
Most Americans are familiar with the high profile hacking incidents of recent years-the public exposure of Sony Pictures' private email, for instance, or the theft of credit card information belonging more...
Filed under: Information Technology
Posted By: Diane Munns
On: July 22, 2016
As a former state utility regulator, I know the difficulty of balancing competing interests in making decisions and communicating those decisions to constituents. Solutions deemed "fair" by some parties may more...
Filed under: Business & Corporate
Posted By: Lee Williams
On: July 20, 2016
"Toto, I've a feeling we're not in Kansas anymore." A familiar catchphrase in American culture from the classic "The Wizard of Oz" where Dorothy, the heroine of the story, finds more...
Filed under: Risk & Operations
Posted By: Marc Rauch
On: July 18, 2016
Recently, New York took a major step toward rethinking utility economics when it issued the "Order Adopting a Ratemaking and Utility Revenue Model Policy Framework" (also known as Track 2 more...
Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal
Posted By: Chaitanya Srinivaspura
On: July 15, 2016
Small / Micro Business are ignored. Energy efficiency as a concept seems to have had success for both retail and C&I customers, but Small and micro businesses customers remain a more...
Filed under: Energy Efficiency

15th Outage Management for Power Plants

Tuesday Jul 26, 2016 - Thursday Jul 28, 2016 - New Orleans, LA - United States

Pioneering Maintenance and Planning Strategies of the Sites, Units and Assets to Minimize Scope Creep and Deliver Outages within Schedule and Under Budget more...

AESP Summer Conference: Technology... The Great Game Changer

Tuesday Aug 16, 2016 - Thursday Aug 18, 2016 - Chicago , Illinois - United States

2016 AESP Summer Conference Technology – The Great Game Changer August 16-18 - Chicago In recent times, the role of technology has branched out into different directions. No longer is technology just a part of energy efficiency that is responsible for providing the products that save energy. Instead, it is the force that is instigating much of the change in the industry today. From smart meters, analytics and other technologies that are taking demand response to new levels; to photovoltaics, storage, EVs and microgrids that have created an exciting new world of DER…you cannot afford to miss this AESP conference on technology in EE. more...


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