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Petition filed to increase Pilgrim security

Sep 19 - Cape Cod Times (Hyannis, MA) - Citizens groups from both sides of the Cape Cod Canal have sent a petition to federal officials saying security at the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station should be tightened or the plant should be shut down. more...
Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal

WRB Enterprises and Jamaica Public Service Company Limited Sign Milestone Agreement for Solar Generation Project

KINGSTON, Jamaica--(BUSINESS WIRE) - WRB Enterprises (WRB) and Jamaica Public Service Company Limited (JPS) signed a power purchase agreement (PPA) yesterday paving the way for JPS purchasing energy from the renewable power generation company. more...
Filed under: International

PSC: Reforming the Energy Vision

Sep 19 - Times Union (Albany, NY) - A revolution is quietly under way in Albany to turn electric utilities on their head. more...
Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal

Duke Energy Carolinas selects five North Carolina properties for Site Readiness Program

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire - Duke Energy Carolinas has chosen five sites in North Carolina to participate in its 2014 Site Readiness Program to prepare each location for potential industrial development. more...
Filed under: Business & Corporate

SPI Solar Subsidiary Announces Agreement to Purchase and Develop 19 Megawatts of Solar PV Projects in Shandong Province, China

ROSEVILLE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 18, 2014 - 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

Iberdrola USA Networks Earns ISO 9001:2008 Certification

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --  - Iberdrola USA Networks, a subsidiary of Iberdrola USA, announced today that the quality management system it developed for its operating companies, Central Maine Power, New York State Electric & Gas, and Rochester Gas and Electric,  to manage the design, construction and commissioning of large electric and natural gas capital projects is now certified as ISO 9001:2008 compliant. more...
Filed under: Business & Corporate

Articles 

By Kevin Herring
On: September 22, 2014
Doubt can be a real show-stopper. When people doubt, they lack confidence, lose motivation, and often stop trying altogether. It shows up when managers give more...
Filed under: Human Resourcess
By Steve Driver
On: September 17, 2014
Geographic remoteness and poor connectivity mean many electricity generators encounter issues when attempting to keep remote sites or workers up-to-date with essential data. more...
Filed under: Information Technology
By Joyce Tam
On: September 15, 2014
The increased integration of machine to machine (M2M) technology is providing the field service industry with excellent opportunities to offer new services and increase revenue, more...
Filed under: Billing & Customer Care
By Tom Hulsebosch
On: September 4, 2014
Utilities face increasing pressure from stakeholders and communities to improve their financial performance and profitability by minimizing write-offs for uncollectible accounts. West Monroe Partners recently more...
Filed under: Billing & Customer Care
By Andres Carvallo
On: September 3, 2014
Smart Grid 3.0 (or SG3) is considered a user-centric power grid that allows end-users to hold an active participatory role in the network and potentially more...
Filed under: Billing & Customer Care
 

ENERGY BLOGS

China Investment Prospect of Toy Market Size, Analysis, Research, Growth, Report, Forecast 2014-2018

By Richard Palin - Reports overview:   Development Trend and Investment Prospect of China Toy Market, 2014-2018 mainly analyzes toy industry in the aspects more...
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Brighter outdoor lights make people feel safer

By Annie K - Outdoor lighting is important for ensuring safety and proper illumination. It however becomes a little difficult to install solar outdoor more...

Population v/s. Energy

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Offshore Drilling Market worth $134.02 Billion by 2019 - Global Trends & Forecasts 2014 - 2019

By sachin salunkhe - The report “Offshore Drilling Market by Services (Contract Drilling, Directional Drilling, Logging While Drilling), Applications (Shallow Water, Deepwater, Ultra-deepwater) and more...
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Briquette Plant Is A Good Alternative Energy Source

By Nilam Patel - The briquette plant is a good alternative energy source that offers well-developed and eco-friendly bio fuel for the replacement of more...
 

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Utility Analytics, Challenges & Solutions Webcast Series - Session One

Monday Sep 22, 2014 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

The utility analytics marketplace is evolving so fast that it is hard to keep up with new technologies and processes that are transforming how utilities accomplish their mission. This webcast series provides attendees with an opportunity to see and hear more...

Filed under: Information Technology

Utility Analytics, Challenges & Solutions Webcast Series - Session Two

Tuesday Sep 23, 2014 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

The utility analytics marketplace is evolving so fast that it is hard to keep up with new technologies and processes that are transforming how utilities accomplish their mission. This webcast series provides attendees with an opportunity to see and hear more...

Filed under: Business & Corporate

Utility Analytics, Challenges & Solutions Webcast Series - Session Three

Wednesday Sep 24, 2014 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

The utility analytics marketplace is evolving so fast that it is hard to keep up with new technologies and processes that are transforming how utilities accomplish their mission. This webcast series provides attendees with an opportunity to see and hear more...

Filed under: Information Technology

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

Thursday Sep 25, 2014 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

POINTS FOR DISCUSSION: • How do new NERC CIP 014 regulations impact me? • What are other utilities doing? • How do approaches to utility security differ now versus pre-CIP 014? • How will the CIP evolve? more...

Filed under: Risk & Operations

26th Annual Independent Energy Human Resources Association (IEHRA) Conference

Wednesday Sep 24, 2014 - Friday Sep 26, 2014 - San Diego, California - United States

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Filed under: Human Resourcess

8th Rocky Mountain Utility Efficiency Exchange

Wednesday Sep 24, 2014 - Friday Sep 26, 2014 - Aspen, Colorado - USA

Rocky Mountain Utility Efficiency Exchange (formerly Colorado Utility Efficiency Exchange) facilitates a networking and professional development conference for staff representatives of energy and water utilities serving Colorado and neighboring states who are responsible for developing and implementing customer programs related more...

Filed under: Billing & Customer Care

2014 Utility Analytics Week

Wednesday Oct 22, 2014 - Friday Oct 24, 2014 - Newport Beach, CA

Join us for our Third Annual Utility Analytics Week event where you will hear and learn about the hottest topics in analytics today. The analytics revolution is pushing utilities to respond to real time needs arising in the industry as more...

Filed under: Information Technology
 


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