TXU Energy Tells Businesses: Demand Response Benefits Are in Easy Reach

DALLAS, Jul 22, 2014 -- BUSINESS WIRE - Getting paid for reducing your company's electricity consumption might sound like a deal that's too good to be true or a plan that's only for the biggest firms, but TXU Energy is helping even the smallest businesses cash in. more...
Filed under: Demand Response

Basin Electric wins authorization to join SPP subject to FERC approval

Jul 22, 2014 -- MarketLine - Basin Electric Power Cooperative has received authorization to join a regional transmission organization, or RTO, the Southwest Power Pool, or SPP, subject to Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's, or FERC's, approval of necessary documents. more...
Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal

PSE&G Announces Program Incenting Companies To Provide Charging for Employees Who Drive Electric Cars

NEWARK, N.J., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire - PSE&G today announced an innovative program to encourage New Jersey businesses to provide employees with electric car charging at work. more...
Filed under: Electric Vehicles

Modern electric grid fighting cyber vulnerabilities

Jul 22 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Michael Sanserino Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - The recent push to modernize the electric grid has increased communication between utilities and consumers, enhanced reliability and created more opportunities for green energy producers. more...
Filed under: Risk & Operations

Avista reaches settlement agreement for base retail rates

Jul 22, 2014 -- MarketLine - Avista Corp., an energy company involved in the production, transmission and distribution of electricity, and all other participating parties have reached a settlement agreement that, if approved by the Idaho Public Utilities Commission, or IPUC, would keep base retail rates unchanged through December 31, 2015. more...
Filed under: Billing & Customer Care

Coal supplier Oxford Resource Partners to receive $19.5 million in settlement

Jul 22 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Dan Gearino The Columbus Dispatch, Ohio - A two-year legal dispute is ending with a $19.5 million payment to a Columbus coal company. more...
Filed under: Fossil & Biomass
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Posted By: Camilo Patrignani
On: July 22, 2014
It's very clear Latin America has one of the world's brightest solar power market outlooks. High power prices and volatile fuel supplies have made solar cheaper than fossil fuels in more...
Filed under: Solar
Posted By: Brad Smalldridge
On: July 21, 2014
It's a continuing priority for nuclear plant managers to make outages as efficient and cost-effective as possible. According to the NRC, over the past 15 years the average number of more...
Filed under: Nuclear
Posted By: Kirk Edelman
On: July 18, 2014
When we talk about solutions for our nation’s energy needs, the conversation is often framed as an either/or choice between generation from renewable sources and from fossil fuels. Based on more...
Filed under: Fossil & Biomass
Posted By: Ed Spears
On: July 17, 2014
In today's data center landscape, it has become increasingly important to maintain uptime for business continuity. To avoid costly downtime and sustain uptime in the case of a power event, more...
Filed under: Energy Storage
Posted By: A.K. Shyam
On: July 16, 2014
It is certain that fossil fuels are likely to be exhausted sooner or later. It is rather satisfying that ‘Fossil Fuels’ sustained the global energy needs till date. Although there 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


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...

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Today's Energy Market Analysis - 22-07-2014

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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SDG&E Becomes First Utility to Test Drones

By Sarah Battaglia - It’s a bird!  It’s a plane!  It’s a…drone! San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) became the first utility in the more...
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Editorial Privilege

By Joel Gilbert - The recent crash of a Malaysian jet liner brings the politics and editorial control of the press into clear focus.  more...
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Biomass Briquette Plant Utilize Waste In An Effective Way

By shreya vaidya - Briquetting machines are of different sizes which change biomass into solid fuels. So the Briquetting plant manufacturer presents a latest more...
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Biomass Briquetting Machine for Cleaner Energy Production

By Nilam Patel - Nowadays, increasing rate of the traditional fossil fuels make people to think over the biomass energy resource as it is more...

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