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GE Celebrates Wind Energy Milestones in Brazil

Aug 28 - ENP Newswire - GE (NYSE: GE) announced today it has achieved a total installed capacity of 1 gigawatt of wind energy in Brazil. more...
Filed under: International

Funding boost will help fuel SSE joint venture

Aug 28 - Herald, The (Scotland) - A joint venture between energy giant SSE and Intelligent Energy which is developing technology to change the way domestic energy is generated and consumed has received pound(s)800,000 in fresh funding. more...
Filed under: International

Westinghouse applies to stop Areva contract

Aug 28 - Mercury, The (South Africa) - Westinghouse Electric, a global supplier of nuclear plant products and technology, said yesterday it had filed a request to suspend the procurement of six replacement steam generators and associated work by Eskom to the Gauteng High Court. more...
Filed under: International

Offshore Wind farm DanTysk: The last Wind turbine is erected

Aug 28 - Cision - Yesterday, with the installation of the last of 80 turbines an important milestone is reached for the DanTysk offshore project. more...
Filed under: International

Attorneys general say federal regulators post incomplete data on proposed carbon dioxide rules

Aug 28 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Paul Monies The Oklahoman, Oklahoma City - Federal environmental regulators failed to include information in rulemaking dockets on carbon dioxide emissions from power plants and should withdraw the rules, Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt and a dozen other attorneys general said. more...
Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal

Alternative Earth Resources completes sale of geothermal projects to Ormat

VANCOUVER, Aug. 27, 2014 -- Canada NewsWire - Alternative Earth Resources Inc. ("AER") (TSX.V: AER) is pleased to announce that it has completed the sale of certain geothermal projects to Ormat Nevada Inc. ("Ormat") pursuant to a Purchase and Sale Agreement dated August 5, 2014 (the "Transaction"). 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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Australian rooftop PV facing immediate 30% cut

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Powerful Solar Streetlight from Dusk to Dawn

By Annie K - Proper lighting leads to a lot more possibilities as opposed to when there is none. It is important to get more...
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Australia: Solar costs could rise 50% if RET cut

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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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