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PSEG profit drops 36% in 2nd quarter

Jul 31 - Record (Hackensack, NJ) - Public Service Enterprise Group said second-quarter net income fell 36 percent to $212 million, or 42 cents a share, from $333 million, or 66 cents, from the same period a year ago. more...
Filed under: Business & Corporate

Rigid coal regulations echo Obamacare, Taylor says

Jul 30 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Joe Vardon The Columbus Dispatch, Ohio - Lt. Gov. Mary Taylor told a pro-coal rally today that proposed carbon emissions standards by the Obama administration are "very similar" to Obamacare and "it doesn't end well for us." more...
Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal

Cleco Corporation announces 2014 second-quarter operational earnings of $0.57 per diluted share

PINEVILLE, La., July 30, 2014 - Thomson Reuters ONE - - Second quarter revenues up due to growth in wholesale business more...
Filed under: Business & Corporate

Black Hills Corp. Announces Quarterly Dividend

Thomson Reuters ONE - RAPID CITY, S.D. - July 31, 2014 - Black Hills Corp. (NYSE: BKH) today announced that its board of directors declared a quarterly dividend on the common stock at a meeting held July 30, 2014. more...
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NextEra Energy Resources announces plan for construction

Jul 31 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Matt Dotray Lubbock Avalanche-Journal, Texas - After almost a year of research and discussions, NextEra Energy Resources has announced plans to begin construction on a wind farm in northeast Hockley County, just outside of Lubbock County. more...
Filed under: Business & Corporate

Suntech Launches 7.5 MW of Off-Grid Projects to Power Schools and Villages in Malaysia

WUXI, China, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire - Wuxi Suntech, one of the world's largest manufacturers of PV modules, announced that it will provide PV panels for 7.5 MW of off-grid projects to power rural schools and villages in Malaysia. more...
Filed under: International

Articles 

By Kevin Herring
On: July 31, 2014
Al Dunlap rose to stardom because he tried to save troubled businesses quickly by closing factories and laying off thousands of employees that sometimes pared more...
Filed under: Human Resourcess
By Ernest Norsworthy
On: July 30, 2014
Some in the electric power transmission business must wonder if it makes political sense to follow the administration's lead and at least pay lip service more...
Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal
By Matthew Taylor
On: July 29, 2014
Your future customers are smart. They have become more and more educated as retail industries have grown and adapted a more transparent type of business more...
Filed under: Billing & Customer Care
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
 

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Factors That Determine Street Lighting Design

By Annie K - A commercially viable magnet such as Neodymium magnetscan hold their magnetic field formore than thousands of years, if no external more...
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400 solar PV projects registered in Brazil auction

By John Ryan - Developers have registered 400 solar PV projects totaling 10.8 GW in Brazil's reserve auction, which is scheduled for October 31st, more...
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Germany: just a gigawatt in the first half of 2014

By John Ryan - The hoped-for recovery of Germany's photovoltaic market has been dashed. p style="border-top: 0px; border-right: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: normal; word-spacing: more...
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Today's Energy Market Analysis - 31-07-2014

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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Arizona Public Service unveils plans to install 20 MW of solar PV on customer rooftops

By John Ryan - Arizona Public Service (APS) has filed with state regulators for a change to its AZ Sun Program that would allow more...
 

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

Wednesday Aug 13, 2014 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

Points for discussion: How do new NERC CIP 014 regulations impact me? What are other utilities doing?What are the industry best practices? How will the CIP evolve? Register for this free webcast led by Utility Experts. more...

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