The $100 Million Text Message

July 30. 2015 Don Bishop - ALONG WITH WHATEVER makes utility company executives think of bright futures come a few nightmares such as storms, equipment failures and malicious threats that could cause energy generation or distribution outages. more...
Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal

How to achieve NY REV’s near-utopian goals for our energy future

July 30. 2015 Ken Munson - From New York to California to Hawaii, we're inviting new generation, distribution and energy management technologies into grid systems and encouraging formerly monopolistic and slow-moving utilities to reinvent themselves as smart, nimble player-coaches in a newly dynamic and pluralistic energy marketplace. more...
Filed under: Business & Corporate

CEO of Xcel Energy says the utility supports large-scale solar projects

Jul 30 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - David Shaffer Star Tribune (Minneapolis) - Xcel Energy CEO Ben Fowke said Thursday that the Minneapolis-based utility supports development of large, attractively priced solar power projects, but will keep pushing to limit more costly rooftop and subscriber-based community solar gardens. more...
Filed under: Solar

Activists lean on AGL to hasten its exit from coal

Jul 29, 2015 -- The Australian Financial Review - ABIX - Green lobby groups are pressuring AGL Energy to accelerate its commitment to get out of coal-fired electricity generation by 2050. more...
Filed under: International

FirstEnergy CEO says it's time to get conversation rolling about ending deregulation

Jul 30 - Akron Beacon Journal (OH) - FirstEnergy Corp.'s new chief executive officer thinks it's time to have conversations about ending deregulation of the electric utility industry in Ohio, a move that some may argue is an about-face from the company's stance in 2008. more...
Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal

Davies Consulting Launches Annual Emergency Management Benchmark Study and Awards Inaugural Year Will Acknowledge Achievements of Leading North American Utilities

Chevy Chase, MD, 7/27/2015 - Davies Consulting has launched an annual North American Utility Emergency Management Benchmarking Study and Awards to recognize leading emergency management practices among energy utilities. more...
Filed under: Announcements
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Posted By: Nishant Jain
On: July 31, 2015
Indian parliament has tabled Electricity Amendment Bill 2014 to simplify the implementation of Open Access in India Power Industry. more...
Filed under: International
Posted By: John Cray
On: July 30, 2015
Competition changes everything, and while the energy sector remains highly regulated, things are evolving rapidly and utilities face new challenges that cannot be left unmet. more...
Filed under: Communications & Security
Posted By: Guy Starr
On: July 29, 2015
For the last decade, the nuclear industry has been engaged in a focused effort to address the looming talent gap as a large number of baby boomer workers reach retirement more...
Filed under: Nuclear
Posted By: Scott Tew
On: July 28, 2015
The largest energy consumers in the world are big buildings. Think of the abundance of lighting fixtures, heating/cooling systems, water heating and refrigeration units demanded of these large buildings and more...
Filed under: Energy Efficiency
Posted By: Sheri Givens
On: July 27, 2015
In well-established industries, consumers can count on third-party organizations for the information they need about the true customer experience when it comes to a certain product or service. more...
Filed under: Solar
 
 
 

Protecting Your Utility with Data: Mitigating Cyber Risk with Financial Analysis

Tuesday Aug 4, 2015 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

The average utility faces $8 million of annual cyber risk from attacks that target end-user devices. As companies expand mobile workforces and bring-your-own-device policies, and as threats become increasingly sophisticated, this risk will only grow. more...

Part 2 of 3 - Driving a Better Utility Customer Experience with Analytics as a Service: Responding to the Voice of the Customer

Tuesday Aug 18, 2015 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

A Free Intelligent Utility Webinar Series: Tuesday, July 28 - Making the Most of Multichannel | Tuesday, August 18 - Responding to the Voice of the Customer | Tuesday, September 29 - Increasing Program Success with Predictive Analytics more...

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...

AESP Summer Conference: What’s Now and What’s Next in the World of EE

Tuesday Aug 25, 2015 - Thursday Aug 27, 2015 - Niagara Falls Canada

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