| Mulanje, Jul 29, 2015 -- Malawi News Agency/All Africa Global Media
The Mulanje Renewable Energy Agency-MUREA through Mulanje Electricity Generation Agency-MEGA has embarked on a micro hydro project to generate and distribute electric power to communities around Bondo and Lujeri in the district.
Allentown-based Talen Energy has reached a $1.3 million settlement with state regulators over the natural resources damage caused by a August 2005 fly ash spill at its Martins Creek Steam Electric Station in Lower Mount Bethel Township.
Bills will increase for some Franklin Public Utility District customers this fall, particularly those using the least energy, but average users and those with the heaviest power demands will see few changes or even pay less.
The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) yesterday said it was set to revoke the power generation licence it issued to Supertek companies in Kogi and Abia states owned by former Minister of Information, Prof. Jerry Gana.
| Washington DC - Jul 29 - Congressional Documents & Publications
Earlier today, Rep. Mark Takano (D-CA) introduced the Battery Storage Innovation Act, which amends Section 1703 of the Energy Policy Act to include battery storage technology for residential, industrial and transportation applications in the loan guarantee program for innovative technology. Clean energy technology and projects considered "high risk" often have trouble …
The rate hikes, which are to take effect on Oct. 1, "support investments in the federal hydropower system and expansion of BPA's high-voltage transmission system to meet regional needs," the federal power marketing administration said in a news release.
| Mumbai: Jul 29 - DNA : Daily News & Analysis (India)
After third-party sampling of coal led to delivery of better quality dry fuel and, consequently, to enhanced power generation, the state electricity generation utility is planning to reduce its imports of coal from other countries.
During this week of IEEE's PES General Meeting, we take a look at one of the association's more social projects, the Smart Village, which connects local needs with local resources when it comes to powering up communities.
Just off the coast of Oahu, Hawaii, last month a wave energy generator began contributing small ripples of electricity to the local utility's grid. In this one-year test of new technology, the U.S. Department of Energy and the University of Hawaii are collaborating to gather data which could help shape the future of wave energy technology.
| DANVERS Jul 29 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Ethan Forman The Salem News, Beverly, Mass.
Tuesday morning proved sunny, and that was a good thing for the squinting developers of a massive, $3 million, commercial solar installation on the sprawling rooftops above the Danvers Indoor Sports complex at 150 Andover St., off Route 114.