Potomac Edison, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), is rebuilding a major 500-kilovolt (kV) transmission line in Frederick County, Md., to enhance service reliability for existing customers and accommodate future electrical load growth in Maryland and West Virginia.
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California, a world leader in wind energy development in the 1980s and 1990s, now ranks behind Texas in wind power capacity and industry jobs, according to the Washington, D.C.-based American Wind Energy Association.
Acciona Energy has secured a deal to supply turbines to 2 Mexican wind farms totaling 252 MW. Moreover, the company will assist as engineering, procurement and construction contractor and offer operations and maintenance for the projects for 20 years.
Guelph might have two new combined heat and power plants operating by the end of 2016. Bob Chiarelli, The Minister of Energy, announced the details of the two new power plants at a news conference on 10 April 2014 at Polycon Industries in the west end of the city.
The Maryland Public Service Commission issued the following news release: The Maryland Public Service Commission has directed Maryland utilities to immediately implement measures to assist customers facing unusually high utility bills due to recent extreme cold weather conditions.
Ontario is building partnerships with China's nuclear power sector to create jobs at home. A delegation of Ontario nuclear organizations begins its official program in China today, meeting with officials from Chinese government agencies and nuclear research, design and manufacturing organizations.
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) today announced the approval of a solar energy project in Imperial County, California , that is expected to supply a peak output of 20 megawatts of renewable energy, enough to power about 6,000 homes, and support up to 120 construction jobs.
Metropolitan Edison Company (Met-Ed) continues to conduct tree trimming work in communities across its 15-county service area in Pennsylvania as part of its ongoing efforts to help enhance system reliability.