OUC plans to add 2nd solar garden to crank out more power in 2015

Solar | Nov 21 - Orlando Sentinel (FL)
As Orlando's year-old solar garden cranks out electricity for nearly 40 subscribing residents, the city's utility is taking reservations for another such array of panels that could be twice as big in its power output.

Idaho Public Utilities Commission Issues Order of Avista Corporation's Annual Update to Load and Gas Forecasts and Long- Term Contracts for Its...

Policy, Regulatory & Legal | Nov 22 - Targeted News Service
Idaho Public Utilities Commission Issues Order of Avista Corporation's Annual Update to Load and Gas Forecasts and Long- Term Contracts for Its Incremental Cost Integrated Resource Plan Avoided Cost Methodology.

New Nuclear Plants Siren System to be Tested Soon

Nuclear | Nov 22 - Targeted News Service
Oswego County issued the following news release: Fulton-Sirens in a new public warning system being installed by Exelon Generation and Entergy Nuclear will be ready for testing soon, and residents may hear individual soundings of sirens in the coming weeks.

Gamesa launches expanded nacelle facility in India

International | Nov 21 - Forexpros
Gamesa has launched the expanded nacelle facility in Chennai in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu, to introduce G114-2.0 MW wind turbines into the market.

RFS Announcement: A Cloud of Uncertainty With a Silver Lining

Policy, Regulatory & Legal | Nov 22 - Targeted News Service
The Renewable Fuels Association issued the following news release: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today announced it is delaying finalization of the 2014 Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) Renewable Volume Obligations (RVO) until 2015.

Feds find struggling Western bird needs 3-mile buffer from drilling, impacting energy industry

Policy, Regulatory & Legal | Nov 21 - Canadian Press DataFile
A government report with significant implications for the U.S. energy industry says a struggling bird species needs a 3-mile buffer between its breeding grounds and oil and gas drilling, wind farms and solar projects.

APEC Targets Doubling of Renewable Energy

Solar | Nov 21, 2014 -- M2 PRESSWIRE
APEC member economies, the worlds largest producers and consumers of energy, are advancing new measures to double the share of renewable energy in the region within 15 years to keep pace with rising demand and ease the environmental impact of economic development across the Asia-Pacific.

Dayton Power and Light Awards Kettering Health Network Rebate of $200,700 for Energy Efficiency Upgrades

Energy Efficiency | Nov 21 - Business Wire
Dayton Power & Light (DP&L), a subsidiary of The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES) today awarded the Kettering Health Network an energy efficiency rebate of $200,700.80 for a project that upgraded the air conditioning system at the Kettering Medical Center campus.

FERC Issues Letter Order Granting Port Dolphin Energy LLC's Request for an Extension of Time Until 12/31/2018 to Construct and Place Into Operation...

Policy, Regulatory & Legal | Nov 21 - Targeted News Service
FERC Issues Letter Order Granting Port Dolphin Energy LLC's Request for an Extension of Time Until 12/31/2018 to Construct and Place Into Operation the Onshore Portion of Its Facilities Authorized by the December 3, 2009 Order Under CP07-191 et al.

SunEdison enters wind power space

Wind | Nov 21 - Yellowbrix
New York Stock Exchange-listed SunEdison, a globally known developer of solar farms, has signalled its entry into the wind power business.

Dairyland names new CEO; Nick to be utility's first new president since 1990

Business & Corporate | Nov 21 - La Crosse Tribune (WI)
Dairyland Power has named the head of two Midwestern natural gas utilities to serve as the La Crosse-based power cooperative's first new president in 25 years. Barbara Nick, 55, will take over as president and CEO, Dairyland announced Thursday.

Dutch windmills to power Google's Eemshaven data center

International | Nov 21 - Global Data Point
The agreement with Eneco is Google's third power purchase agreement (PPA) in Europe over the last 18 months, and is the eighth such agreement globally to procure renewable energy for its data centers. Eneco has already started construction of the new wind farm at Delfzijl.

NRC Increases Oversight and Inspection of St. Lucie Nuclear Plant

Policy, Regulatory & Legal | Nov 21 - Global Data Point
The finding, originally documented in a Sept. 24 NRC inspection report, was found to be "white," or of low to moderate safety significance.

North Carolina Department of Utilities Commission Issues Order Requiring Publication of Notice of Application of ESA Princeton 2 NC, LLC

Policy, Regulatory & Legal | Nov 21 - Targeted News Service
The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order: In the Matter of Application of ESA Princeton 2 NC, LLC for a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity to Construct a 4.99-MW Solar Facility in Johnston County, North Carolina.

North Carolina Department of Utilities Commission Issues Order Canceling Requirement for Additional Publication of Notice and Additional...

Policy, Regulatory & Legal | Nov 21 - Targeted News Service
North Carolina Department of Utilities Commission Issues Order Canceling Requirement for Additional Publication of Notice and Additional Clearinghouse Review.

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