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Florida salutes Gulf Power crews

Aug 26 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - The News Herald, Panama City, Fla. - Gulf Power lineman Mike Wilkes was visiting his wife's relatives in Maine a few years ago when he stopped to watch a line crew working on a project. more...
Filed under: Business & Corporate

Agency plans meeting to discuss results of nuke plant inspections

Aug 26 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - The Citizens' Voice, Wilkes-Barre, Pa. - The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission will hold a public meeting from 5 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 3, at the Susquehanna Energy Information Center, 634 Salem Boulevard (U.S. Route 11). more...
Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal

Former EPA attorney: Agency 'on shaky ground' with new emissions rules

Aug 26 - Dave Boucher Charleston Daily Mail, W.Va. - While a new federal proposal won't affect West Virginia as much as other states, the policy stands on "shaky ground," according to the former top attorney for the U.S. more...
Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal

SPI Solar Subsidiary Announces Preliminary Approval to Develop 10 Megawatt Photovoltaic (PV) Project in Shandong Province, China

ROSEVILLE, Calif., Aug 26, 2014 -- BUSINESS WIRE - SPI Solar ("SPI") (SOPW:OTCBB), a vertically-integrated photovoltaic solar developer, today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Xinyu Xinwei New Energy Co., Ltd. more...
Filed under: International

Nuclear Industry Commends NRC for Finalizing Used Fuel Storage Rule

WASHINGTON, Aug 26, 2014 -- GLOBE NEWSWIRE - The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission today affirmed a final rule addressing the continued storage of used nuclear fuel between the end of reactors' licensed terms and its ultimate removal for disposal. more...
Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal

Santee Cooper OKs $10.85 million in loans for 4 business projects across S.C.

Aug 26 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Warren L. Wise The Post and Courier, Charleston, S.C. - Santee Cooper's board of directors Monday approved $10.85 million in loans for four commercial and industrial projects across rural parts of South Carolina to spur development. more...
Filed under: Business & Corporate


By Gerald Conn
On: August 27, 2014
The National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health has estimated that 60 percent of today's workforce is overweight and out of shape. Furthermore, a recent more...
Filed under: Human Resourcess
By Gary Brooks
On: August 19, 2014
For decades, multi-facility organizations have struggled with the frustrating task of collecting data from their disparate utility providers. With all the talk about big data, more...
Filed under: Billing & Customer Care
By Michael Hinton
On: August 12, 2014
Still reeling from the Polar Vortex, 2014 has been energy retail’s winter of discontent. It won’t be the last. more...
Filed under: Business & Corporate
By Kai Hui
On: August 5, 2014
A utility with two million smart meters in the field is inundated with approximately 750 million data elements each day - that's almost twice as more...
Filed under: Information Technology
By Alex Dzurick
On: August 4, 2014
In this world of rising fuel prices, climate change and environmental awareness, the energy sector is under pressure to be a catalyst for change. Sometimes more...
Filed under: Billing & Customer Care


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The New Consumers of Utility Data

By Lauren Patrick - Click here to register for Urjanet's webinar "The New Consumers of Utility Data" Gone are the days when accounting teams more...
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RBI Solar Layout Calculator

By Jehan Vithana - RBI Solar Layout Calculator allows the investigation of multiple solar module layouts.  Visit here [External Link]     more...
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Cedarville University Blooming with Green Energy from New 2.15MW Solar Array

By Jehan Vithana - RBI Solar, Inc. (“RBI”), OH based solar racking manufacturer, announces the completion of 2.15MW fixed ground mount solar project at more...
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Today's Energy Market Analysis - 26-08-2014

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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Petroleum Coke Market - Current Market and Future Players by Transparecy Market Research

By Sandy Researcher - Transparency Market Research Reports incorporated a definite business overview and investigation inclines on "Petroleum Coke Market". This report likewise incorporates more...

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A State of the Utilities Industry Study - What Keeps You Awake at Night?

Thursday Sep 4, 2014 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

Faced with everything from unpredictable weather to changing renewable energy portfolios to volatile fuel prices, utilities can only be certain about one thing: uncertainty. Energy Central's Sierra Energy Group surveyed 70 utilities professionals in IT, finance, trading and risk management more...

Filed under: Risk & Operations

Valuing the Costs and Benefits of Solar

Tuesday Sep 9, 2014 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

Distributed solar photovoltaic (PV) continues to grow in the United States. While solar PV is predominately installed in California, the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Colorado, Arizona and Hawaii, how to value its contribution and costs is being discussed in legislative and regulatory more...

Filed under: Business & Corporate

Revenue Assurance; a boring topic unless it's your revenue

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

Did you get a paycheck recently? Did you look over your paycheck to make sure you got paid for the work you provided? Would you be concerned if your paycheck was 10, 15, or 20% less than you expected? That's more...

Filed under: Business & Corporate

2014 Mobile Utility Week

Monday Sep 15, 2014 - Tuesday Sep 16, 2014 - Phoenix, AZ

This is a must-attend event for utilities professionals who are responsible for creating and implementing their organization's mobile strategy. Walk away with the knowledge and resources required to implement effective mobile solutions within the areas of customer engagement mobility and more...

Filed under: Business & Corporate

CounterIntel Conference and Training - Park City, Utah

Tuesday Sep 16, 2014 - Thursday Sep 18, 2014 - Park City, UT - USA

Critical Intelligence will host our first CounterIntel Conference and Training in Park City, Utah, September 16-18, 2014. Join industry peers, industrial control system owners/operators and intelligence experts to discuss situational awareness and intelligence. Learn how leading organizations are incorporating intelligence more...

Filed under: Information Technology

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