Stalled Xcel solar garden program in Minnesota may end up in court

Policy, Regulatory & Legal | Oct 8 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - David Shaffer Star Tribune (Minneapolis)
The stalled community solar garden program in Xcel Energy's Minnesota territory may be headed to court.

Nixon's energy plan calls for wind incentives, higher renewables requirement

Policy, Regulatory & Legal | Oct 8 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Jacob Barker St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Missouri should adopt a building code, require power companies to offer efficiency programs and boost the amount of renewable energy utilities have to offer their customers.

Solar workers rally at utility's doorstep

Billing & Customer Care | Oct 08 - San Diego Union-Tribune (CA)
There was poetry, voice-cracking testimonials, slogans of social justice and a soul-infused rendition of the Beatles' "Here Comes the Sun."

Intelen announces DiG v2.0 that promises to rock energy world!

Annoucement | Oct 08, 2015 | New York, NYC
Intelen is excited to announce the release of DiG v2.0, an energy efficiency data monitoring, analytics and customer engagement SaaS platform that is now enriched with new features and new functionalities.

Hawaii Gas parent adds solar

Solar | Oct 7 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Kathryn Mykleseth The Honolulu Star-Advertiser
The parent company of Hawaii Gas, New York-based Macquarie Infrastructure Corp., said Tuesday it will build two solar facilities in Hawaii.

PNM, AG's Office refute group's claim that utility manipulated numbers

Policy, Regulatory & Legal | Oct 7 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Steve Terrell The Santa Fe New Mexican
Both the Public Service Company of New Mexico and the state Attorney General's Office are challenging an alternative energy advocacy group's allegations that PNM manipulated numbers to justify the company's plans for the coal-fired San Juan Generating Station near Farmington.

City flips switch on alternative energy loans; Commissioner Ellison voices concerns with funding source

Policy, Regulatory & Legal | Oct 07 - Independent Record (Helena, MT)
Helena homeowners who are interested in installing alternative energy systems will be able to borrow up to $12,000 from a newly created city fund.

Pakistan to announce power sector privatization in US Thursday

International | Oct 07 - Pan African News Agency
Chairman Privatization Commission Mohammad Zubair will announce Pakistan's power sector privatization programme at a roadshow being held in Washington on Thursday (Oct 8).

Malampaya begins gas production for new platform

International | Oct 07 - Philippines News Agency
The new platform of the Malampaya power station, which costs US$ 1 billion, has started to produce its gas supply to three power plants of the Luzon grid.

Energy Central's Utility Analytics Week Keynote Speaker, Lt. General Russel Honoré, Addresses the "New Normal" in Leadership and Preparedness @ Utility Analytics Week, New Orleans. #UAWeek15

Annoucement | Aurora, CO, October 5, 2015
Energy Central, the largest global power industry community, announced that Lt. General Russel Honoré, USA (Ret.), who took charge of military relief efforts in Hurricane Katrina-battered New Orleans in 2005, will be a keynote speaker at the upcoming Utility Analytics Week event in New Orleans, October 28-30, 2015.

Groundbreaking today in McPherson for center to train utility workers

Business & Corporate | McPHERSON -- Oct 7 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Tim Unruh The Salina Journal, Kan.
Groundbreaking for a $3.2 million center to train municipal utility workers will be at 11 this morning on Kansas Municipal Utilities land in southeast McPherson.

Complaint charges Duke Energy touts clean power in West while polluting Southeast

Environmental, Emissions & Carbon Mgmt | Oct 7 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Ivan Penn Los Angeles Times
The nation's largest utility and a leading developer of renewable energy for the Los Angeles area is under fire in a complaint that accuses the company of being one of the worst polluters in the country.

Georgia Power delivers two core make-up tanks for Unit 4 at Vogtle site

Nuclear | Oct 07, 2015 -- MarketLine
Georgia Power, a subsidiary of Southern Company, has announced the delivery of two core make-up tanks for Unit 4 at the Vogtle nuclear expansion site near Waynesboro.

E.ON Russia commissions Berezovskaya GRES Unit 3

International | Oct 07, 2015 -- MarketLine
E.ON Russia, a power generation company, has commissioned Berezovskaya GRES Unit 3, a coal-fired power plant in Krasnoyarsk region, Russia.

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