New programs will let customers help Ameren build solar power

- Environmentally minded customers could soon have the chance to help Ameren Missouri develop more solar power. more...
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FPL seeks to charge customers $22 million more for nuclear reactors

By Susan Salisbury, The Palm Beach Post, Fla. - Florida Power & Light Co.'s quest to receive a federal license to build two new nuclear reactors at its Turkey Point Power Plant has experienced yet another delay, but the company wants to charge another $22 million in pre-licensing costs to customers in 2017 -- a decade before the the reactors could be built. more...
Filed under: Nuclear

Former nuclear power plant employee admits to selling secrets to China

- A former senior employee of a U.S. government office in Tennessee admitted to selling U.S. nuclear secrets to China, the U.S. Attorney's Office said. Court records released Friday, from a case kept sealed for more than a year, revealed that former Tennessee Valley Authority manager Ching Ning Guey plead guilty to a charge of development of special nuclear material outside the United States. ... more...
Filed under: Nuclear

PSEG Power to get nuclear site permit

- The Nuclear Regulatory Commission on Thursday said it will issue an early site permit to PSEG Power for the possible construction of a new nuclear power plant in Salem County near the company's two existing nuclear facilities. more...
Filed under: Nuclear

Glitch to blame for thousands of overnight calls to Shasta Lake utility customers

- A glitch in Shasta Lake's electric utility system shocked many of its customers after it automatically called them with disconnection notices early Friday morning. more...
Filed under: Billing & Customer Care

EC Infosystems Plays Key Sponsorship Role at 2016 DNV GL Energy Executive Forum

May 02, 2016 UNIONDALE, NY - Company will sponsor several events and give away Alaskan cruise in grand prize drawing. more...
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Posted By: Daniel Melling
On: April 29, 2016
Hard economic times have prompted West Virginia to look toward a future that depends less on coal and more on renewable energy, a higher-technology job market and even a price more...
Filed under: Fossil & Biomass
Posted By: Dan Delurey
On: April 27, 2016
In my last column I looked backward and talked about past forays into competition within the electricity sector. Now it is time for me to toss out my thoughts on more...
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Posted By: Katie Otterbeck
On: April 25, 2016
We cannot continue to rely on fossil fuels, which threaten public health and the environment, to power our lives. This is especially true since we have the renewable energy alternatives more...
Filed under: Solar
Posted By: Paul Valenta
On: April 22, 2016
Thermal energy storage has been around for years. When compressor based hvac systems where first applied they were not large enough to cool large venues. more...
Filed under: Energy Storage
Posted By: Kevin Herring
On: April 20, 2016
Meetings, meetings, meetings. Doesn't every company have too many of them? Questions like, 'What's the point of dragging all of us out of our cubicles when the conversation only pertains more...
Filed under: Human Resourcess

Asset Analytics: Your Path to 2020 and Beyond

Tuesday May 17, 2016 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

Many large power transformers in service today came online 40 years ago. In less than 15 years, 20-50 percent of our energy will come from renewable sources such as wind farms, rooftop solar panels, and energy storage devices. more...

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Tuesday May 3, 2016 - Thursday May 5, 2016 - Philadephia, PA - United States

Receive insights and strategies for the planning, commissioning, and construction of natural gas fired plants. Collaborate with top Utility, Power Generating, and EPC firms that oversee the fuel management, production, and operations of the building and conversion of existing coal plants to natural gas fired plants. more...

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Join us at the fifth annual SEL Modern Solutions Power Systems Conference to rethink what’s possible and discover new opportunities for the next 100 years. more...


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