A revolution is quietly under way in Albany to turn electric utilities on their head. In an effort to stem rising and unpredictable utility bills and lower the cost of power for businesses, state regulators are telling utilities that the old way of doing business isn't going to work anymore.
WRB Enterprises (WRB) and Jamaica Public Service Company Limited (JPS) signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) yesterday paving the way for JPS purchasing energy from the renewable power generation company.
Citizens groups from both sides of the Cape Cod Canal have sent a petition to federal officials saying security at the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station should be tightened or the plant should be shut down.
Ready for new markets: Under the banner slogan "Green Energy. Made in Hamburg", Siemens Energy is presenting its newest products at the wind power trade fair "WindEnergy 2014" in Hamburg, Germany from September 23 through 26.
Leidos, a national security, health and engineering solutions company, is hosting a four-part webcast series to inform utilities about changing physical security standards and the resulting best practices.
The Advanced Energy Management Alliance (AEMA) today reacted with disappointment in the U.S. Circuit Court decision (U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, No. 11-1486) to rehear en banc the decision issued in May to vacate the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's Order 745.
Fitch Ratings has affirmed the Issuer Default Rating (IDR) and security ratings for Southern Company. In addition, Fitch has affirmed the IDRs and debt ratings for Southern Company's subsidiaries: Alabama Power Company, Georgia Power Company, Gulf Power Company, Mississippi Power Company and Southern Power Company.
Fossil & Biomass
| Sep 18 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Larry Gordon Los Angeles Times
A UC regents committee decided Wednesday not to sell off stocks and holdings in oil, coal and natural gas from the university's $91-billion endowment and retirement funds but moved to have environmental and social issues more deeply influence investment decisions.
The El Paso Electric Company (EPE) Board of Directors officially announces that Mary Kipp, Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer, has been appointed as President of El Paso Electric.