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Integrys to move electric customers to tiers

Jul 25 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Julie Wernau Chicago Tribune - Mark Heller lives in a two-flat in Logan Square. But his June electricity bill suggests he lives in a single family home. more...
Filed under: Billing & Customer Care

Centrica's Direct Energy to shed Ontario home services business

Jul 25, 2014 -- M&A Navigator - UK energy company Centrica plc (LON:CAN) said its North American unit Direct Energy will divest its Ontario home services operations to local sector player EnerCare Inc (TSE:ECI) for CAD550m (USD512m/EUR380m). more...
Filed under: Business & Corporate

TCL offering new courses in solar technology, avionics

Jul 25 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Matt McNab The Island Packet (Hilton Head Island, S.C.) - The Technical College of the Lowcountry has added three new programs to help people find jobs in two growing fields -- solar energy and avionics. more...
Filed under: Human Resourcess

Mozambique Invests in Electricity Supply

Lichinga, Mozambique, Jul 25, 2014 -- Agencia de Informacao de Mocambique/All Africa Global Media - The Mozambican government is implementing plans to expand the electricity supply to meet the needs of a growing economy. more...
Filed under: International

Iran's electricity generation on verge of 100,000 gigawatt hours

Jul 25 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Fatih Karimov Trend News Agency, Baku, Azerbaijan - Iran's thermal, hydroelectric, and nuclear power plants have generated nearly 100,000 gigawatt hours of electricity in the current year, the Mehr news agency reported on July 25. more...
Filed under: International

Spanish firm to build $112m wind power plant in Maan

Jul 25 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Mohammad Ghazal Jordan Times, Amman - Jordan awarded a contract to Spanish engineering firm Elecnor to build a 65-75 megawatt wind power plant in the southern region. more...
Filed under: International


By Fred Kesinger
On: July 28, 2014
A dramatic transformation is currently taking place in U.S. utilities. A significant segment of the gas and electric utilities workforce is soon to be eligible more...
Filed under: Human Resourcess
By Sheldon Zakreski
On: July 9, 2014
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently issued a proposal for the first-ever national protections from dangerous carbon pollution from existing power plants. The EPA more...
Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal
By Sarah Battaglia
On: July 8, 2014
Everyone has been there. You go to a store to get a pair of those trendy new shoes and find that there's only one pair more...
Filed under: Business & Corporate
By Jess Dods
On: July 4, 2014
As with so many things, planning is vitally important for meetings. Questions like “What do I/we want to accomplish?” are at the core of this more...
Filed under: Human Resourcess
By Joel Gilbert
On: July 2, 2014
No, that is not a misspelled word. It is a play on words and a good key thought for this post. It reflects a serious more...
Filed under: Business & Corporate


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U.S. Department of Commerce imposes preliminary anti-dumping tariffs of 26-165%

By John Ryan - The U.S. Department of Commerce has issued steep preliminary anti-dumping (AD) tariffs on solar products from China and Taiwan, which more...
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EU debates energy security strategy

By John Ryan - The European Energy Security Strategy, drawn up by the EU as the crisis [External Link] and debated by the European Parliament more...
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Essential Considerations You Should Make Before Going for Solar Lighting

By Annie K - Solar lights are becoming increasingly popular and many residents and commercial establishments are now using solar street lights. This is more...

Stone Crusher For Sale

By jaw crusher - Stone Crusher For Sale Application of used stone crushing machine Used stone crusher is widely used in granite, basalt, limestone, more...
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World’s Largest Carbon Capture Facility To Be Built Near Houston

By Holbert Janson - The world’s largest carbon capture facility is coming to Texas.  The US Department of Energy has announced that work will soon begin more...

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2014 Energy Market Perspective Webinar

Thursday Jul 31, 2014 - 2:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

Please join Black & Veatch as we review our Mid-Year 2014 Energy Market Outlook and Industry Trends in a free, one-hour webinar. This webinar will discuss our insights into the near and long-term energy market, providing an outlook for the more...

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Gas and Electric Law and Policy: The Shifting Regulatory and Market Landscape

Tuesday Jul 29, 2014 - Washington, DC, District of Columbia - USA

POSTPONED TO FALL 2014 At the request of several public officials and because the current date falls on the planned final week of Congressional session before the August recess, we have decided to postpone the conference until the Fall. We more...

Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal

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