Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) today announced that it is deploying more than 500 employees and contractors to Arkansas and Texas in support of power restoration activity anticipated in the wake of an approaching winter storm.
As Texas braces against winter storm weather this week, TXU Energy reminds customers to be as energy efficient as possible. Colder-than-normal weather can result in higher-than-normal electricity use and, as a result, higher bills.
Fitch Ratings has downgraded the long-term Issuer Default Ratings (IDR) of PPL Energy Supply (Supply) to 'BBB-' from 'BBB' and the short-term IDR to 'F3' from 'F2'. The Rating Outlook remains Negative.
Veolia Energy North America, a leading provider of sustainable energy services, and I Squared Capital, a global infrastructure investment firm, entered into an agreement with NRG North America LLC, an affiliate of NRG Energy, Inc. to purchase its 256-megawatt Kendall Station, located in Cambridge, Mass.
IKEA, the world's leading home furnishings retailer, today officially plugged-in four Blink(R) electric vehicle charging stations at its Atlanta, Georgia store as part of its partnership with Car Charging Group, Inc. (OTCQB: CCGI), the new owner of the Blink Network and Blink charging stations, and the largest provider of EV charging services with more than 13,430 charging points in 35 states and three countries.
Honda has joined a demonstration project for experimental vehicle-to-grid (V2G) technology aimed at providing a potentially valuable energy storage resource to the nation's electrical grid while providing for more cost-effective ownership of plug-in electric vehicles.
The prospect of U.S. oil exports and an increase in coal-related bankruptcies are likely to be major topics in energy circles next year, according to a discussion with lawyers from a leading firm serving the industry.
Once partners in providing the town with power, the relationship between the Public Utilities Commission (PUC) and Connecticut Municipal Electric Energy Cooperative (CMEEC) is headed for a messy break-up.
The Garden City Commission approved two agreements Tuesday associated with the city's switch to getting its power supply from the Kansas Municipal Energy Agency, and received a progress report heading into the final few weeks before the change.
Economists at The Brattle Group released a report today that examines the likely causes and magnitudes of the feedback effects of coal plant retirements on short- and long-term wholesale electricity prices.
| PETALUMA, Calif., Dec 05, 2013 -- BUSINESS WIRE
Enphase Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: ENPH), and Virelec, a leading provider of complete solar electric solutions, today reported Injasuti Development's solar PV farms have completed their first year of operation, reaching nearly 2GWh of clean energy production and offsetting 1,365 tons of CO2.
| Dec 5 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Tom Kacich The News-Gazette, Champaign-Urbana, Ill.
Only minutes after receiving the 2013 Governor's Sustainability Award from the Illinois Sustainability Technology Center, members of the Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District Board on Wednesday approved two more "green" projects: solar lighting at 10 bus shelters and high-efficiency toilets and urinals at the Illinois Terminal building.