Twelve large companies doing business in Ohio have submitted a letter to the state Public Utilities Commission asking the agency to reject AEP Ohio's bid to pass some of the costs to operate coal-fired power plants to consumers, according to state documents.
To support solar customers looking to lower the risks and cost associated with the selection and field application of solar inverters, DNV GL today announces the launch of a new inverter testing service.
Atlantic Power Corporation (NYSE: AT) (TSX: ATP) ("Atlantic Power" or the "Company") previously disclosed on September 16, 2014 that the Company's Board of Directors, with the assistance of its financial advisors, Goldman, Sachs & Co. and Greenhill & Co., LLC, conducted a thorough review of the options available to the Company with respect to a possible sale or merger and concluded that a sale or merger of the Company was not in the best interests of the Company or its stakeholders at that time.
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| Oct 21 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Michael Sanserino Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
FirstEnergy Solutions, a competitive energy provider and subsidiary of Akron, Ohio-based utility company FirstEnergy Corp., is breaking up with its residential customers by discontinuing future sales of electricity plans.
In an elite competition that tests safety training and technical skills, the team of Anthony Albright, Adam Beene and J.P. Richard --electric linemen who serve the Grass Valley area--took home three first place world championship awards after competing against more than 200 lineman teams from the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom at the 31st Annual International Lineman's Rodeo, in Bonner Springs, Kansas.
Reacting to news that the Government is to scrap some support mechanisms for solar farms to help safeguard agricultural land for farming, Friends of the Earth Renewable Energy Campaigner Alasdair Cameron said: Solar power will soon be cheaper than gas, and could be the cheapest form of energy within a decade - but it needs stability and support to get there.
| BAODING, China and SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire
Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE) ("Yingli Solar"), the world's largest vertically integrated solar panel manufacturer, announced today that it has surpassed two gigawatts (GW) of cumulative solar panel deliveries in the Americas.
Wartsila Corporation, a supplier of engines and power systems to the marine industry, has received a contract to supply a Flexicycle power plant, consisting of seven 50SG gas engines and a combined cycle, to produce 139 MW of power for Energia del Caribe, S.A. in Mexico.
JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd., a solar power product manufacturer, has supplied 34MW of solar modules to sPower, which develops, owns, and operates electrical generation systems, for four solar power projects in Antelope Valley, California.
Energy Upgrade California launched a website that provides online resource for Californians looking for effective steps to better manage energy use, save money, and keep their homes and businesses comfortable.
A cybersecurity labor shortage is hamstringing efforts in business and government to combat an ever-widening online threat from hackers, a senior White House security said Monday at a symposium on Internet security.