As part of its ongoing efforts to improve its electric system, FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) invested approximately $198 million in 2014 in the Mon Power service area on transmission- and distribution-related reliability infrastructure projects, including building new transmission lines, new substations, and installing remote-control equipment to help reduce the number and duration of power outages.
Indiana Michigan Power (I&M), an operating unit of American Electric Power (NYSE:AEP), is pleased to announce the launch of a new home repair service plan program that will help customers protect critical service lines to their homes and potentially save them hundreds of dollars on repairs.
| Jan 27 - EMBIN (Emerging Markets Business Information News)
Electricity consumers in Shetland will Â“find it difficultÂ” to understand why their bills are not coming down following a huge crash in oil prices over the past six months, isles MSP Tavish Scott says.
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| Jan 27 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - David Little West Central Tribune, Willmar, Minn.
The Willmar Municipal Utilities Commission voted Monday to conduct a public hearing Feb. 9 on a proposed overall average electric increase of 4.5 percent and overall average water increase of 20 percent for 2015.
| Jan 27 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Dana Halawi The Daily Star, Beirut, Lebanon
The World Bank's country director for the Middle East has urged the Lebanese Parliament to speed up the approval of the construction of the Bisri dam, a $612 million project financed by the World Bank and the Islamic Bank.
In a small community on the southern coast of Michigan's Upper Peninsula, a 28 MW wind farm remains a focus of dispute among landowners, some of whom are bringing the developer into yet another lawsuit over claims about noise.
BioSolar, Inc. (OTCQB: BSRC), developer of breakthrough energy storage technology and materials, today commented that the company's polymer-based supercapacitor technology currently under development could help reduce the cost of solar energy storage.
SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE: SUNE), a leading global solar technology manufacturer and provider of solar energy services, today announced that Ahmad Chatila, Chief Executive Officer of SunEdison joined President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India in New Delhi, India, to discuss the ways that renewable energy can drive US-India trade, …