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Duquesne Light hires new operations vice president

Sep 22 - Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (PA) - Mike Doran changed career paths right out of college, going from being a former football lineman and linebacker with aspirations of teaching and coaching to becoming a line worker for a power company in his native West Virginia. more...
Filed under: Business & Corporate

Largest solar rooftop panel powers up mall in Biaan

Sep 21 - Philippine Star News - The largest self-use solar rooftop power plant in the country was launched yesterday at a shopping mall in Laguna. more...
Filed under: International

Emerson technology to control new 1,075-MW ultra-supercritical unit at Kozienice Power Station in Poland

Sep 22 - ENP Newswire - Emerson Process Management will install its Ovation control system at a 1,075-MW, ultra-supercritical, coal-fired power generating unit under construction at the Kozienice Power Station in Poland. more...
Filed under: International

Japan willing to join int'l pact on nuclear accident compensation

Sep 22 - Japan Economic Newswire - The Japanese government plans to submit a bill to the Diet by the end of the year to allow Japan to join an international pact on compensation in the event of a nuclear disaster, Japan's science minister Shunichi Yamaguchi told U.S. more...
Filed under: International

Decision appealed in nuclear power plant case

Sep 22 - Deseret News (UT) - Environmental groups led by anti-nuclear activists HEAL Utah are challenging a judicial ruling that upheld Utah's decision to allow Green River water to be used in a proposed nuclear power plant. more...
Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal

Scottish energy industry survives major scare

Sep 22, 2014 -- MarketLine - The uncertainty and risk surrounding Scottish independence damaged renewable energy in the country, as projects faltered while funding was in doubt. more...
Filed under: International

Articles 

By Kevin Herring
On: September 22, 2014
Doubt can be a real show-stopper. When people doubt, they lack confidence, lose motivation, and often stop trying altogether. It shows up when managers give more...
Filed under: Human Resourcess
By Steve Driver
On: September 17, 2014
Geographic remoteness and poor connectivity mean many electricity generators encounter issues when attempting to keep remote sites or workers up-to-date with essential data. more...
Filed under: Information Technology
By Joyce Tam
On: September 15, 2014
The increased integration of machine to machine (M2M) technology is providing the field service industry with excellent opportunities to offer new services and increase revenue, more...
Filed under: Billing & Customer Care
By Tom Hulsebosch
On: September 4, 2014
Utilities face increasing pressure from stakeholders and communities to improve their financial performance and profitability by minimizing write-offs for uncollectible accounts. West Monroe Partners recently more...
Filed under: Billing & Customer Care
By Andres Carvallo
On: September 3, 2014
Smart Grid 3.0 (or SG3) is considered a user-centric power grid that allows end-users to hold an active participatory role in the network and potentially more...
Filed under: Billing & Customer Care
 

ENERGY BLOGS

Unity towards common energy goal for future

By Kamlesh Jolapara -   Everybody talks about the renewable, clean and green energy for future as alternate to present fossil energy resources.....this sounds more...
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Today's Energy Market Analysis - 22-09-2014

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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Brighter outdoor lights make people feel safer

By Annie K - Outdoor lighting is important for ensuring safety and proper illumination. It however becomes a little difficult to install solar outdoor more...

Population v/s. Energy

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Offshore Drilling Market worth $134.02 Billion by 2019 - Global Trends & Forecasts 2014 - 2019

By sachin salunkhe - The report “Offshore Drilling Market by Services (Contract Drilling, Directional Drilling, Logging While Drilling), Applications (Shallow Water, Deepwater, Ultra-deepwater) and more...
 

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Utility Analytics, Challenges & Solutions Webcast Series - Session One

Monday Sep 22, 2014 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

The utility analytics marketplace is evolving so fast that it is hard to keep up with new technologies and processes that are transforming how utilities accomplish their mission. This webcast series provides attendees with an opportunity to see and hear more...

Filed under: Information Technology

Utility Analytics, Challenges & Solutions Webcast Series - Session Two

Tuesday Sep 23, 2014 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

The utility analytics marketplace is evolving so fast that it is hard to keep up with new technologies and processes that are transforming how utilities accomplish their mission. This webcast series provides attendees with an opportunity to see and hear more...

Filed under: Business & Corporate

Utility Analytics, Challenges & Solutions Webcast Series - Session Three

Wednesday Sep 24, 2014 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

The utility analytics marketplace is evolving so fast that it is hard to keep up with new technologies and processes that are transforming how utilities accomplish their mission. This webcast series provides attendees with an opportunity to see and hear more...

Filed under: Information Technology

Preparing for NERC CIP 014: Understanding the Regulations and Interpreting Their Impact

Thursday Sep 25, 2014 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

POINTS FOR DISCUSSION: • How do new NERC CIP 014 regulations impact me? • What are other utilities doing? • How do approaches to utility security differ now versus pre-CIP 014? • How will the CIP evolve? more...

Filed under: Risk & Operations

26th Annual Independent Energy Human Resources Association (IEHRA) Conference

Wednesday Sep 24, 2014 - Friday Sep 26, 2014 - San Diego, California - United States

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Filed under: Human Resourcess

8th Rocky Mountain Utility Efficiency Exchange

Wednesday Sep 24, 2014 - Friday Sep 26, 2014 - Aspen, Colorado - USA

Rocky Mountain Utility Efficiency Exchange (formerly Colorado Utility Efficiency Exchange) facilitates a networking and professional development conference for staff representatives of energy and water utilities serving Colorado and neighboring states who are responsible for developing and implementing customer programs related more...

Filed under: Billing & Customer Care

2014 Utility Analytics Week

Wednesday Oct 22, 2014 - Friday Oct 24, 2014 - Newport Beach, CA

Join us for our Third Annual Utility Analytics Week event where you will hear and learn about the hottest topics in analytics today. The analytics revolution is pushing utilities to respond to real time needs arising in the industry as more...

Filed under: Information Technology
 


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