Electricity board approves Reliance, Tata tariff hikes in Mumbai

International | Jun 28 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Sayli Udas Mankikar Hindustan Times, New Delhi
If you are customer of Reliance Energy (RInfra), Tata Power or state-run Mahavitaran in Mumbai, get ready for a shock when you get your next electricity bill.

Draft of Great Northern power line environmental review released

Environmental, Emissions & Carbon Mgmt | Jun 27 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Peter Passi Duluth News Tribune
The public is invited to review a draft Environmental Impact Statement that has been released for the Great Northern Transmission Line, a 220-mile-long, 500-kilovolt line Minnesota Power proposes to build and use to import electricity from Manitoba Hydro.

National Grid Responds To Supreme Court Ruling On Same-Sex Marriage

Business & Corporate | June 26, 2015 -- 3BL Media
National Grid issued a statement today in acknowledgment of the Supreme Court ruling that the Constitution guarantees a right to same-sex marriage.

Dominion Transmission, Inc.; Notice of Availability of the Environmental Assessment for the Proposed St. Charles Transportation and Keys Energy Projects

Environmental, Emissions & Carbon Mgmt | Jun 26 - Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Documents & Publications
The staff of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC or Commission) has prepared an environmental assessment (EA) for the St. Charles Transportation and Keys Energy Projects (Projects), proposed by Dominion Transmission, Inc. (Dominion)

Renewable Energy for JSE

International | Jun 26 - AllAfrica
Renergen Limited, a company in the fast-developing alternative energy industry listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange's AltX board is the first Special Purpose Acquisition Vehicle (SPAC) from South Africa to list on the exchange.

Kudankulam nuclear power plant unit 1 shut down for annual maintenance [Chennai]

International | CHENNAI: Jun 26 - Times of India
Unit 1 of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project with a capacity of 1000MW was shut down on Wednesday for annual maintenance.

22% of electricity from renewables

International | Jun 26 - Islamic Globe, The (UAE)
A record 22.3% of electricity was generated by renewables such as wind, biomass and solar in the first three months of this year, figures show.

New executive: Voith Hydro poised for growth despite energy regulations

Hydro | YORK COUNTY Jun 26 - Central Penn Business Journal (PA)
Bob Gallo had worked for the Voith company for 15 years - including leadership roles at the Voith Corporate Service Center in North America and Voith Paper North America - when he took the reins of Voith Hydro Inc. last fall.

$500K grant approved for large solar array

Policy, Regulatory & Legal | Jun 26 - Syrian Arab News Agency
Gov. Maggie Hassan and the Executive Council approved the dispersal of a half-million dollar grant on Wednesday to allow an energy company to build one of the state's largest solar panel arrays on land owned by Durham.

Fortum's role in Hanhikivi project still uncertain

International | Jun 26 - Investing.com
Fortum's future participation in the Hanhikivi nuclear power plant project remains unclear

At REFF-Wall Street Industry Leaders Highlight the Maturation of Renewable Energy Capital Markets as Traditional Energy Sectors Transform

Risk & Operations | NEW YORK, NY, Jun 26, 2015 -- Marketwired
At the Renewable Energy Finance Forum, hosted by the American Council On Renewable Energy and Euromoney Seminars; financial, policy and industry leaders gathered to explore heightened demand for clean energy financing.

New Mexico recognized for clean energy

Business & Corporate | Jun 26 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Sarah Matott Carlsbad Current-Argus, N.M.
In a new study about states leading in clean energy development, New Mexico was recognized as a clean energy state, despite recent criticisms from the state's attorney general.

Turbine rules are too much to tackle in one meeting; Huron County planners discuss sound levels, flicker

Wind | Jun 26 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Chris Aldridge The Huron Daily Tribune, Bad Axe, Mich.
Clark Brock, the county planning commission chairman, came to a realization Wednesday.

Cameroon Trains New Generation of Clean Energy Entrepreneurs

International | Jun 26 - AllAfrica
Cameroon's higher education institutions are training students to develop entrepreneurial businesses using solar power and other renewable energy technologies, aimed at tackling electricity shortages and creating jobs.

N.J. struggles to recover from storm

Grid Operations | Jun 26 - Philadelphia Inquirer (PA)
Without power -- and with trees, wire, and snapped poles still strewn across roadways -- some areas of South Jersey struggled Thursday to bounce back from a brutal storm that struck the region two days earlier.

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