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Third-party sampling likely to reduce import of coal

Mumbai: Jul 29 - DNA : Daily News & Analysis (India) - After third-party sampling of coal led to delivery of better quality dry fuel and, consequently, to enhanced power generation, the state electricity generation utility is planning to reduce its imports of coal from other countries. more...
Filed under: International

BPA to raise rates in October; Public Power Council voices concern

Jul 29 - Global Data Point - The rate hikes, which are to take effect on Oct. 1, "support investments in the federal hydropower system and expansion of BPA's high-voltage transmission system to meet regional needs," the federal power marketing administration said in a news release. more...
Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal

ScottishPower Renewables to Invest USD466 Million in Kilgallioch Wind Farm in Scotland, UK.

Jul 29 - Progressive Digital Media - Deals - ScottishPower Renewables (UK) Limited has agreed to invest GBP300 million (USD466.02 million) in the construction and development of Kilgallioch wind farm in Scotland , UK . more...
Filed under: International

Electricity - Gana, Others May Lose Licences

Jul 29 - AllAfrica - The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) yesterday said it was set to revoke the power generation licence it issued to Supertek companies in Kogi and Abia states owned by former Minister of Information, Prof. more...
Filed under: International

Pounds 200m power station given the green light

Jul 29 - Western Mail (Wales) - A proposed gas-fired power station bringing 150 construction jobs to the Cynon Valley has been given the green light by the UK Government. more...
Filed under: International

Duke Energy Renewables Acquires Seville II Solar Power Plant in California, US from Kruger Energy

Jul 29 - Progressive Digital Media - Deals - Duke Energy Renewables LLC, a renewable energy company, has acquired Seville II solar power plant in Imperial County, California, US from Kruger Energy Inc., a power generation company. more...
Filed under: Business & Corporate


By Gerald Conn
On: July 23, 2015
Those who work outdoors are usually well acquainted with weather hazards and tend to keep a closer eye than most on the local weather report. more...
Filed under: Risk & Operations
By Lisa Wood
On: July 22, 2015
By 2020, a staggering 80 percent of the adults on the planet will own a smartphone, reflecting a global society that is truly passionate about more...
Filed under: Business & Corporate
By Kevin Herring
On: July 20, 2015
I try to hire the best employees. Once they're on board, I work hard to motivate them applying what I learned in my management training. more...
Filed under: Human Resourcess
By Todd Haycock
On: July 17, 2015
Research conducted by the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) Office of Inspector General (OIG) and consulting firm InfoTrends reveals a majority of utility customers still prefer more...
Filed under: Billing & Customer Care
By Stephen Heins
On: July 15, 2015
State utility commissioners in all 50 states are under a lot of stress. First, they must formulate and plan for the future of their states' more...
Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal


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Education Kit of DPC

By Alexander Kornich - he original idea (concept) of this mechanism is to construct a new mechanical prime mover (power converter) operating under gravity more...
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Collapse of the Brazilian power sector?

By Rafael Herzberg - Watch this video [External Link] more...

Power Metering Market worth 17.8 Billion USD by 2020 at a CAGR of 8.9%

By sachin salunkhe - The report “Power Metering Market by Application (Residential, Commercial & Industrial), by Phase, by type (Smart, Digital, Analog, & Others), more...

Study On PV Inverter Industry Development Research For Global and Chinese Market 2009-2019

By Prof Reports - The Report Global and Chinese PV Inverter Industry, 2009-2019 Market Research Report provides information on pricing, market analysis, shares, forecast, more...

Global LNG Industry Outlook 2019 - Capacity and Capital Expenditure Forecasts With Details of All Op

By richard yson - Market Research report On "Global LNG Industry Outlook 2019 - Capacity and Capital Expenditure Forecasts With Details of All Operating more...

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Protecting Your Utility with Data: Mitigating Cyber Risk with Financial Analysis

Tuesday Aug 4, 2015 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

The average utility faces $8 million of annual cyber risk from attacks that target end-user devices. As companies expand mobile workforces and bring-your-own-device policies, and as threats become increasingly sophisticated, this risk will only grow. more...

Filed under: Risk & Operations

Part 2 of 3 - Driving a Better Utility Customer Experience with Analytics as a Service: Responding to the Voice of the Customer

Tuesday Aug 18, 2015 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

A Free Intelligent Utility Webinar Series: Tuesday, July 28 - Making the Most of Multichannel | Tuesday, August 18 - Responding to the Voice of the Customer | Tuesday, September 29 - Increasing Program Success with Predictive Analytics more...

Filed under: Information Technology

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