NRG eVgo (ee-vee-go), a subsidiary of NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG), is further expanding access to the Company's electric vehicle (EV) charging network by partnering with BMW on its new ChargeNow DC Fast program.
Last week in Denver, Coloradans packed into the Public Utilities Commission meeting rooms to support the cornerstone rooftop solar policy net metering. Meanwhile, a new finding shows that Xcel also knows the true benefits of net metering. A Denver Post article from 2007 says "Xcel officials maintain that all customers benefit because solar systems delay the need to build expensive power plants and reduce prospective future taxes on carbon emissions from fossil-fuel power." Xcel's current attacks on net metering are a flip-flop meant to protect the utility monopoly from competition.
The Geothermal Energy Association (GEA) announced today the winners of their 2014 GEA Honors, which recognizes companies, projects, and individuals who have demonstrated outstanding achievement in the geothermal industry.
| Zurich, Switzerland, July 28, 2014 (News Release)
ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has successfully commissioned an HVDC link for American Electric Power (AEP) which replaces the 30- year-old Oklaunion HVDC back-to-back converter station in Texas, USA.
| Hamburg, Germany, July 28, 2014 (News Release)
Siemens Energy has received an order for the Netherlands' largest near shore wind farm. Designed to generate 144 megawatts (MW) of wind power, the Westermeerwind project with 48 direct drive wind turbines is also the first wind power plant Siemens Wind Power's Offshore unit will erect for handover to the customer on a turnkey basis.
Governor Tom Corbett recently announced that the Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) Association named Pennsylvania the 2014 FDI Destination of the Future for Energy Intensive Industries for actively implementing strategies to support foreign direct investment in the energy sector.
| NEW YORK, NY and HANOI, VIETNAM, Jul 28, 2014 -- Marketwired
PHI Group, Inc., (www.phigroupinc.com) (OTCQB: PHIL) (PINKSHEETS: PHIL), a company focused on energy and natural resources, announced today that the Company has signed Memoranda of Understanding with two Vietnam-based wood processing companies to set up joint venture wood pellet factories in Central and Southern Vietnam.