Utility Business

Top Headlines

Union files suit against Verso Paper to block sale of Bucksport mill

Dec 15 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Whit Richardson Portland Press Herald, Maine - A union representing a portion of the workers at the Verso Paper mill in Bucksport has filed a federal lawsuit against the Memphis-based company in an attempt to block the sale of the mill to a scrap-metal company and open the way for a buyer that would keep the mill operating. more...
Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal

ADB to Finance Second Hydropower Plant PPP in Bhutan

Dec 16, 2014 -- M2 PRESSWIRE - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will provide $120.5 million in a mix of loans and grants to build a run-of-the-river hydropower plant in central Bhutan though a public-private partnership. more...
Filed under: International

U.S. Geothermal Completes Acquisition of Earth Power Resources

BOISE, IDAHO, Dec 16, 2014 -- Marketwired - U.S. Geothermal Inc. (TSX: GTH)(NYSE MKT: HTM) (the "Company"), a leading renewable energy company focused on the development, production and sale of electricity from geothermal energy, announced today that it successfully completed the previously announced acquisition of Earth Power Resources ("EPR") on December 12, 2014. more...
Filed under: Business & Corporate

Pittsburgh conference seeks input for region's energy future

Dec 16 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Michael Sanserino Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - From generation to transmission to distribution to end use, the energy lost in the greater Pittsburgh area is enough to power Pennsylvania and West Virginia for more than a year. more...
Filed under: Business & Corporate

Sumitomo receives contract to construct power station in Vietnam

Dec 16, 2014 -- MarketLine - Sumitomo Corporation has received an engineering, procurement and construction, or EPC, contract for a power station to be constructed in the Duyen Hai district, Tra Vinh Province, Vietnam from Power Generation Corporation 1, a power subsidiary of Vietnam's state-run utility Vietnam Electricity. more...
Filed under: International

Europe's Largest Battery-Storage Project Becomes Operational in the UK

CHICAGO, Dec. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire - S&C Electric Company, a global leader in energy storage integration, today announced that Europe's largest battery-storage project has been officially opened by Amber Rudd, minister at the Department for Energy and Climate Change at Leighton Buzzard in Bedfordshire, England. more...
Filed under: International

Articles 

By David Iwinski Jr.
On: December 17, 2014
U.S. energy companies looking for investors or to sell should be looking to China, where investors are waiting with cash in hand to make deals more...
Filed under: International
By Mukul Sarkar
On: December 16, 2014
In post RAPDRP scenario where Indian utilities are raising their concerns on "Aggregate Technical & Commercial loss" figures for different towns, feeders and distribution transformers, more...
Filed under: International
By Mike Craigie
On: December 12, 2014
This article outlines the recommended strategy for the valuation, marketing and disposal of surplus power plant. more...
Filed under: Risk & Operations
By Walter M. Sanders, IV
On: December 11, 2014
Between the changing regulatory landscape and the increasing age of U.S. power plants, plant managers and other key decision makers are under intense pressure to more...
Filed under: Business & Corporate
By Eric Leiserson
On: December 9, 2014
Moving customers away from the paper bill and onto electronic bill (e-bill) presentment delivery is a challenge for utility organizations. More and more, customers are more...
Filed under: Billing & Customer Care
 

ENERGY BLOGS

Hand tying machine(GYH-8106)

By Yuehu Gu - Guyuehu SUCA Hand tying machine(GYH-8106) Hand tying machine, is with lots of different names as tapener, hand tying tapener machine, more...

How do I know SICAS

By Zhang Ming Zhang Ming - My name is Jonathan victor madaki from nigeria, a student of Shenyang university Qingdao Universityif technology, studying civil engineering as more...
Blogger Photo

Waste Tyre Pyrolysis Carbon Black Processing System

By candy li - Till now there are 3 billion waste tyres in the world, each year 1.5 billion tyres may scrap. And this more...
Blogger Photo

Inflatable Tents TT1-107 -Made in Top Inflatables Inc

By Olivia Mao -   Welcome to the inflatable world –Top Inflatables Inc. In this world, happiness is the theme. A great variety of more...
Blogger Photo

Cresatech is Pioneering Ground Sensing Technology- Copper Theft Detection Among Benefits

By Catherine Fulton - Utility safety and outage management can be mitigated by installing ground sensing technology at substation and transmission sites from Cresatech- more...
 

Receive Energy Central eNews & Updates

Get the news delivered to you!
Subscribe now to receive top headlines and news updates power industry professionals need to know- FREE!
 

Moving ahead of siloes: Integrated solution for Governance, Risk and Compliance functions

Wednesday Dec 17, 2014 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

The Electric Utility sector is seeing an influx of challenges due to increased risks, growing regulatory obligations, compliance mandates, cyber security threats etc. As these challenges are predicted to only rise in the coming years, companies have to prepare themselves more...

Filed under: Risk & Operations

Free 10th Anniversary EnergyBiz Webinar | 2015 & Beyond - The Future of Power in America

Thursday Dec 18, 2014 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

New strategies - learned from one of the most respected, and thoughtful utility execs - will be shared in this insightful webinar. more...

Filed under: Business & Corporate

Powering Africa: Summit

Wednesday Jan 28, 2015 - Friday Jan 30, 2015 - Washington D.C. USA

From 28-30th January 2015, EnergyNet invites African Ministries and utility companies to Washington to attend the Powering Africa: Summit (PA:S), where they will showcase major investment opportunities, meet the CEOs of some of America‚Äôs leading corporations and do deals with more...

Filed under: Risk & Operations
 


Sponsored Content