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Obama promises electricity aid in Washington fire areas

Jul 23 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Jim Camden The Spokesman-Review, Spokane, Wash. - The federal government will provide emergency assistance to help restore electricity in areas of Central Washington where wildfires have knocked out power, Gov. more...
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AMSC and ComEd to collaborate on electric grid system project

Jul 22, 2014 -- MarketLine - American Superconductor Corporation, or AMSC, an energy solutions provider serving wind and power grid industries, has announced that ComEd, an electric utility, has agreed to develop a deployment plan for AMSC's superconductor technology to build a superconducting cable system that will reportedly strengthen Chicago's electric grid. more...
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Duke Energy launches mobile app for investors

CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire - Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK) today announced the release of an investor app for iPhone, iPad and Android mobile devices. more...
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Xcel Energy announces $106.7 million investment for new substations in Texas

Jul 21, 2014 -- MarketLine - Xcel Energy Inc., an electricity and natural gas company, has announced an investment of $106.7 million in new substations and high-voltage transmission lines in Hale, Castro, Parmer, Swisher, Bailey and Lamb counties in Texas. more...
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Power line dig finds forgotten farms, pottery, historic sites in Litchfield

Jul 21 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Kathryn Skelton Sun Journal, Lewiston, Maine - Central Maine Power Co. hired a New Hampshire firm to scout 430 miles of power line corridor during its billion-dollar upgrade to look for archaeologically relevant finds. more...
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Power goes out -- again -- in Bar Harbor

Jul 18 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Bill Trotter Bangor Daily News, Maine - July 18--BAR HARBOR, Maine -- Another day, another power outage. more...
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By Carin van Vuuren
On: July 10, 2014
Consumers everywhere are using their mobile devices to make life easier, gain quick access to information, and manage their day-to-day activities. Smartphone adoption and usage more...
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By Suzanne Jones
On: June 17, 2014
In his keynote address to the spring conference of the Association of Energy Services Professionals here, Roland Risser, of the Building Technologies Office of the more...
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By PJ Davis
On: June 12, 2014
How do you eat an elephant? One bite at a time. The world of big data is getting bigger. The last few months have produced more...
Filed under: Metering
By Ronald Willoughby
On: June 2, 2014
In recent months, many of you have visited the 9's of reliability and are in the process of setting strategic goals on how many 9's more...
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By PJ Davis
On: May 20, 2014
From BYOD, to giving field workers immediate access to information, to the policies and technologies that make it all work; the changing state of mobile more...
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Southern Company, NFWF and USDA Join Forces on $9M for Pine Forest Restoration

By Mike Smith - Southern Company and its partner companies including Gulf Power has expanded a five-year commitment to Longleaf Pine Forest Restoration. Over more...

Global Fuel Cell Market to Reach 664.5 MW by 2020: Grand View Research, Inc

By Andrew gvr - Global fuel cell capacity is expected to reach 664.5 MW by 2020, growing at a CAGR of 22.6% from 2014 more...

Global Coal Bed Methane (CBM) Market to Reach USD 17.31 Billion by 2020: Grand View Research, Inc

By Andrew gvr - Global CBM (Coal Bed Methane) market is expected to reach USD 17.31 billion by 2020, growing at a CAGR of more...

Global Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) Market growing at a CAGR of 4.1% to 2020: Grand View Research

By Andrew gvr - The global market for LPG is expected to reach USD291.42 billion by 2020, according to a new study by Grand more...
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Electricity generation from France's solar PV increases in the first six months of 2014

By John Ryan - Solar PV installations in France generated a total of 2.97 terawatt-hours (TWh) of electricity in the first six months of more...

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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 more...

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Tuesday Jul 29, 2014 - Thursday Jul 31, 2014 - New Orleans, LA - United States


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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 more...

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