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Connecticut regulators expected to issue ruling on utilities' tree-trimming plan within days

Apr 23 - New Haven Register (CT) - State utility regulators are just days away from issuing a ruling on how Connecticut's electric utilities should go about trimming trees that could threaten distribution networks. more...
Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal

FERC Issues Order Certifying Incremental Hydropower Generation For Production Tax Credit re Rochester Gas and Electric Corporation's Station No. 26...

Apr 22 - Targeted News Service - The U.S. Department of Energy's Federal Energy Regulatory Commission issued the text of the following delegated order. more...
Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal

FERC Issues Order Authorizing Disposition of Jurisdictional Facilities re Sunrise Power Company, LLC Under EC14-70

Apr 22 - Targeted News Service - The U.S. Department of Energy's Federal Energy Regulatory Commission issued the text of the following delegated order. more...
Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal

EPA Ruling Shows Wisconsin Air Pollution Lowest in 30 Years

Apr 23 - Targeted News Service - The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources issued the following news release: Sustained efforts by manufacturers, utilities and the transportation industry to reduce fine particle pollution achieved a long-sought victory Tuesday as the U.S. more...
Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal

FERC Issues Letter Order Accepting Virginia Electric and Power Company's 3/21/14 Fling of Revised Depreciation Rates for OATT Formula Transmission...

Apr 22 - Targeted News Service - The U.S. Department of Energy's Federal Energy Regulatory Commission issued the text of the following delegated order. more...
Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal

FERC Issues Order Amending Order Modifying and Approving Non-project Use of Project Lands and Waters re Alabama Power Company Under P-2146

Apr 22 - Targeted News Service - The U.S. Department of Energy's Federal Energy Regulatory Commission issued the text of the following delegated order. more...
Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal

Articles 

By Kevin Herring
On: April 23, 2014
People do things in the workplace nearly every day that make us shake our heads and wonder, "What were they thinking?" Sure, there's a small more...
Filed under: Human Resourcess
By Arun Krishnamurthi
On: April 22, 2014
Modern energy and utility companies are becoming vulnerable in ways they are not familiar with: via cyber-attacks. A Symantec report in January said that in more...
Filed under: Information Technology
By Matthew Cohen
On: April 15, 2014
Matthew Cohen, Energy Management Practice Leader with Direct Recruiters, Inc. had the opportunity to interview Roderick Morris, SVP, Marketing and Operations at Opower, provider of more...
Filed under: Human Resourcess
By Joao Gomes
On: April 14, 2014
Today 70% of the Brazilian Electric Power comes from Hydroelectric Plants - Renewable Energy - this relation was worse in the past. I do not more...
Filed under: International
By Ian Hedding
On: April 9, 2014
As they search to improve various areas and aspects within their organization's businesses, many executives in the energy industry in recent years have put their more...
Filed under: Human Resourcess
 

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Today's Energy Market Analysis - 23-04-2014

By Dan Birkett - Today's energy price report has been published looking at the latest gas, power and oil prices and the different factors more...
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Samoa sets sights on largest solar array in the Pacific

By John Ryan - Construction of the largest solar power array in the Pacific is expected to commence soon after New Zealand foreign minister more...
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Solar Frontier and other green companies look to set up shop in New York State

By John Ryan - Solar Frontier is poising to join other solar companies in New York State following more...
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Energy Poverty Entraps Economy In Developing Countries

By Annie K - Energy Poverty is lack of access to energy services, mainly electricity for basic needs such as lighting and cooking.  Prevalent more...

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Best Practices in Recruiting Participants for Energy Management Programs

Wednesday Apr 23, 2014 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

The key to success for energy management programs, whether demand response or energy efficiency, is getting customers enrolled. This free webcast will feature Pepco Holdings, Inc. (PHI) discussing the marketing tactics and tools that have contributed to the success of more...

Filed under: Business & Corporate

A New Approach to Substation Security and NERC compliance

Tuesday Apr 29, 2014 - 1:00 PM Eastern - Fremont

High profile intrusions and physical attacks against substations have spurred a lot of discussion about physical security resulting in a FERC directive, for NERC to propose new physical security standards from NERC. A holistic approach to security has been proven more...

Filed under: Risk & Operations

Asset Intelligence - Using analytics to increase reliability and manage total cost of asset ownership

Tuesday Apr 29, 2014 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

The growing use of asset monitoring and management technologies is creating a new paradigm in asset management. This new model expands the use of existing data to arrive at a significantly deeper and more precise assessment of the utility operation's more...

Filed under: Business & Corporate

Maximizing Workforce Management to Improve Customer Experience and Increase Operational Efficiency

Wednesday Apr 30, 2014 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

The webinar will focus on: How to apply the key tenets of Workforce Management to existing or new practices; Application of effectiveness measures for each process of Workforce Management; and Lessons learned during a Workforce Management practice optimization project (processes more...

Filed under: Information Technology
 


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