Guelph Hydro Electric Systems Inc., the electric distribution utility serving more than 52,000 customers in Guelph, Ontario, Canada, today announced it is launching CEIVA Energy's home energy management system that will provide customers with easy-to-understand information about their household's energy usage, right on their kitchen counter.
Electric customers in Batavia, Ill., are suing promoters of the Prairie State Energy Campus, accusing them of misrepresenting construction and electricity costs in order to persuade the small Chicago exurb to participate in the plan to build the troubled coal plant.
Pennsylvania's environmental rulemaking board rejected a Westmoreland County college student's petition to significantly limit the state's greenhouse gas emissions on Tuesday, agreeing with the Department of Environmental Protection that the state can't act alone to create the conditions for a safer climate.
| Zurich, Switzerland, August 19, 2014 (News Release)
ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has achieved a significant breakthrough in switchgear technology with the development of a solution that deploys a new insulation gas mixture as a substitute for sulfur hexafluoride (SF6).
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| Aug 19 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Jeff Sheler The Virginian-Pilot
Dominion Virginia Power's plan to close its coal-fired power plant on the Elizabeth River would leave nearly a million tons of fly ash in a waste dump that has leaked arsenic and other contaminants into groundwater for more than a decade, company documents show.
Fitch Ratings has affirmed TECO Energy Inc.'s (TE) 'BBB' long-term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) following the New Mexico Public Regulation Commission's (PRC) approval of its pending acquisition of New Mexico Gas Intermediate Inc. (NMGI) and wholly owned subsidiary, New Mexico Gas Company (NMGC).
A crack in a heater that raises the temperature of water fed into the reactor caused operators to power down the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station this weekend and go off the grid. On Monday, there were no answers as to when the plant could return to capacity.
Environmentalists in Whatcom County and Seattle declared a victory in their regional fight against coal terminals, after the state of Oregon on Monday, Aug. 18, rejected a permit for construction of the Coyote Island Terminal at the Port of Morrow on the Columbia River.
Exelon Corporation (NYSE:EXC) and Pepco Holdings Inc. (NYSE:POM) today filed an application seeking approval of their proposed merger (click here for filing) with the Maryland Public Service Commission.