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Talen Energy planning job cuts at three power plants

By Scott Kraus, The Morning Call (Allentown, Pa.) - May 25--ALLENTOWN -- Talen Energy's union expects the company to announce the elimination of 125 bargaining unit jobs across three of its power plants by the end of this week. more...
Filed under: Human Resourcess

China firm in deal for Sudan nuclear plant

AFP - A Chinese state-owned company has signed a "preliminary" deal with Sudan to build the country's first nuclear power plant, an official in Khartoum said yesterday. more...
Filed under: International

European Investment Bank to provide funds for new wind farm

- LONDON (AP) — The European Investment Bank has agreed to provide extensive funding for a new wind farm off the northeast coast of Scotland. more...
Filed under: International

150-million euro solar power plant will be built near Astana in Kazakhstan

- Written by TCA ASTANA (TCA) — A ground-breaking ceremony was held for construction of a solar power plant in the village of Kabanbai Batyr in the Akmola province, some 30 kilometers from Kazakhstan's capital city, Astana, Novosti-Kazakhstan news agency reported. more...
Filed under: International

Germans to build solar power plants in Iran

- Iranian officials have granted a German company with permission for building three solar power plants in Tehran Province. more...
Filed under: International

Power producers to contribute 7000 MW

- Pretoria - The contribution of independent power producers under the Renewable Energy Independent Power Producers Programme (REIPPP) is expected to grow to about 7 000 MW. more...
Filed under: International

Articles 

By Elsa Cantu
On: May 25, 2016
By continuing to advance technology and lower costs, wind power, America's fastest growing new source of electricity, will stay on pace to grow to supply more...
Filed under: Human Resourcess
By Randy Wheeless
On: May 23, 2016
Duke Energy and Duke University announced a partnership that will lead to cleaner and more efficient power for the university and the surrounding community. more...
Filed under: Risk & Operations
By John Egan
On: May 18, 2016
When I talk to media relations representatives at utilities, I often hear how difficult their jobs have become. Newspapers have closed. Dailies have become twice-weeklies. more...
Filed under: Billing & Customer Care
By Itsik Mantin
On: May 13, 2016
A water and electricity authority in the State of Michigan, Lansing's Board of Water & Light, needed a week to recover from a ransomware attack more...
Filed under: Risk & Operations
By Miles Farmer
On: May 4, 2016
The Supreme Court's decision in Hughes v. Talen Energy Marketing, LLC, is good news for clean energy. The Court's decision is very important because, in more...
Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal
 

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What are the practical steps utilities can take in order to secure valuable insights from their data?

Tuesday Jun 14, 2016 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

In this session Vasan Krishnaswamy, Vice President, Energy Insight, OMNETRIC Group, will share some of the do's and don'ts he sees as utilities start to develop their analytics strategies and get started on project implementation. more...

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2016 Modern Solutions Power Systems Conference (MSPSC)

Wednesday Jun 8, 2016 - Friday Jun 10, 2016 - Chicago, IL - USA

Join us at the fifth annual SEL Modern Solutions Power Systems Conference to rethink what’s possible and discover new opportunities for the next 100 years. more...

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