Thomas Siebel Testifies to House Energy & Commerce Committee to Address Regulatory Challenges for Energy Sector Innovation

Annoucement | Redwood City, Calif. - March 4, 2015 (News Release)
C3 Energy Chairman and CEO Thomas M. Siebel testified before the U.S. House of Representative's Energy & Commerce Committee, Subcommittee on Energy and Power, chaired by Rep. Ed Whitfield (R-KY), during today's hearing on "The 21st Century Electricity Challenge: Ensuring a Secure, Reliable and Modern Electricity System."

Itineris Welcomes Former Edison International Executive Yazdi to New Board of Advisors

Annoucement | ATLANTA, 4 March 2015 (News Release)
Former Edison International CIO Mahvash Yazdi is the inaugural member of Itineris' newly formed board of advisors.

Additional RE capacity expected to bring down power costs

International | Mar 04 - Philippine Star News
At least 600 megawatts of installed renewable energy (RE) capacity could reduce average prices at the Wholesale Electricity Spot Market (WESM), the country's trading floor for electricity, by 80 centavos per kilowatt-hour, according to a paper on feed-in-tariff (FIT) released by Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH.

Solar Frontier Concludes Sale of Its First Owned-and-Operated Megasolar Power Plant

International | Mar 04 - Mehr News Agency (Iran)
Solar Frontier announced today that it will sell its 2 MW Kunitomi Megasolar power plant in Miyazaki, Japan, to a trust account managed by Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corporation (“MUTB”).

UI proposes $75M west-side power plant

Distributed & Cogeneration | Mar 04 - Forexpros
Learning from the 2008 flood and in anticipation of campus growth, University of Iowa officials hope to construct a new steam production power plant on the west side of campus within the next four years.

Riyadh Seeks Nuclear Cooperation with South Korea

International | Mar 04 - Syrian Arab News Agency
The countries agreed to prepare for building more than two nuclear reactors in Saudi Arabia. Saudis plan more than 12 power plants by 2040.

S. Korea aims to sell nuclear reactors to Saudi Arabia

International | Mar 04 - Mehr News Agency (Iran)
South Korean president Park Geun-hye was upbeat yesterday over the possible export of nuclear reactors to Saudi Arabia as she met with the kingdom’s newly enthroned King Salman bin Abdulaziz al-Saud.

Enphase Energy CEO Testifies on the ‘21st Century Electricity Challenge’ before House Subcommittee on Energy and Power

Policy, Regulatory & Legal | WASHINGTON (The Associated Press) - Mar 4
Enphase Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENPH), announced today that Paul Nahi, president and CEO, told a House subcommittee that “solar and other energy technologies will play a fundamental role in the new energy economy.”

Compact nuclear power units may blow wind away

International | Mar 04 -YellowBrix
When the issue of nuclear power was raised by South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill last month, green activists quickly pointed out that nuclear power is more expensive than almost any other form of energy in Australia.

Nuclear power debate returns; bill would end Minnesota moratorium

Policy, Regulatory & Legal | Mar 04 -YellowBrix
The owner of Minnesota’s nuclear power plants has no plans to build a new one, but wants flexibility to do it if needed. A state law bans nuclear plant construction.

Hydro Tasmania to develop off-grid hybrid power system on Flinders Island

International | Mar 04 -YellowBrix
Australian firm Hydro Tasmania will soon begin work on a AUD-12.88-million (USD 10m/EUR 9m) off-grid hybrid project on Flinders Island that will combine solar, wind, diesel, storage and enabling technologies.

Competition in China’s wind power sector shifting to export market

International | Mar 04 - YellowBrix
Massive production overcapacity in China’s wind power industry will force Chinese wind turbine manufacturers to focus on the overseas market over the next five years, according to new research by market research firm CCM.

Mega First signs agreement for development of Don Sahong hydropower project in Laos

International | Mar 04 - Forexpros
Mega First Corp. Bhd. has signed an agreement with Laotian utility Electricite du Laos to regulate its participation in developing the 240- to 360-MW Don Sahong hydropower project.

Ghorashal third power plant gets ECNEC nod

International | Mar 04 - Forexpros
The government approved the cost-intensive Ghorashal-3 power plant upgradation project Tuesday. Presided over by the Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, the Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC) approved the project.

EPA clarification could muddy waters for business

Policy, Regulatory & Legal | Mar 04 - Central Penn Business Journal (PA)
Quandel Construction Group Inc. has to get a lot of permits for remediating wetlands, said Glenn H. "Bub" Manning, a principal in the group's parent, Quandel Enterprises Inc.

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