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UGI plans power line upgrades in Wapwallopen

Dec 16 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - The Citizens' Voice, Wilkes-Barre, Pa. - The electric division of UGI Utilities Inc. will upgrade a portion of its power distribution line system in Wapwallopen on Wednesday. More...

Nebraska Transmission Infrastructure Ready to Accommodate At Least 2,000 MW of Additional Wind Generation According to Brattle Study

Dec 15 - PR Newswire - Economists at The Brattle Group authored a study that identifies the factors that impact the desirability of developing 5,000 to 10,000 MW of renewable generation in Nebraska for export purposes. More...

PG&E Responds To Largest Storm In Years

(The Associated Press) - Dec 12 - As a powerful weather system continues to batter Northern and Central California, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) crews are working around the clock to restore service to customers and repair damage to electrical equipment throughout the utility's service area. More...
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Federal Approval of a Construction Agreement for the Great Northern Moves International Transmission Project Forward

DULUTH, Minn. (The Associated Press) - Dec 12 - Minnesota Power’s Great Northern Transmission Line has received another important approval. More...

Power Restored To Nearly All Customers After Historic Storm

Dec 13 - PR Newswire - Since Wednesday, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) crews have continued working around the clock to restore power to more than 500,000 customers this week as the most severe storm in years made its way across California. More...

Exelon would profit from reforms proposed by operator of electric-grid

Dec 12 - Chicago Tribune (IL) - Ever have someone bail when they said they'd be there? That's exactly what happened during the polar vortex last winter when nearly a quarter of power producers didn't show up to provide power to the electric grid during one of the coldest days on record. More...

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By PJ Davis
On: November 18, 2014
On October 29, 2012, Hurricane Sandy moved in on the Jersey shore. Local and national crews rallied to restore power to over 2 million. Impressively, power companies managed to cut that number by almost half more...
By Joyce Tam
On: September 24, 2014
The pressures of running a fleet leave managers little time for strategic changes because they spend most of their workday reacting to the constant demands of tracking and maintaining field vehicles and keeping technicians on more...
By Sarah Battaglia
On: September 9, 2014
tasty sandwich. You pull out the turkey, unscrew the mayo jar, and start to slice the tomato. Just as you begin to un-twist the bag of bread, your electricity goes out, leaving you utterly ravenous more...
By Andres Carvallo
On: August 26, 2014
Innovations in the 20th century drove the fastest and most disruptive transformations in economic history. The automobile devastated the horse-and-buggy industry, railroads consumed large market share from shipping, and airplanes later took passenger and freight more...
By David Rizzo
On: August 18, 2014
Knowing about transformer construction provides the first line of defense. Rapid access to plug-and-play replacements can save hundreds of thousands of dollars per day. more...

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