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NEESC Launches Pilot Program to Assist Hydrogen/Fuel Cell and Energy Storage Entrepreneurs

May 27 - PR Web - The Northeast Electrochemical Energy Storage Cluster (NEESC), administered by the Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology, Inc. More...

Arch Coal shares tumble following report of restructuring talks

May 27 - St. Louis Post-Dispatch (MO) - Arch Coal shares tumbled 12 percent Tuesday after reports that the Creve Coeur-based miner was meeting with restructuring advisers to manage its large debt load amid the drawn-out slump in coal prices. More...

East Ky. mines among Alpha Natural Resources affiliates downsizing

May 27 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - The Floyd County Times, Prestonburg, Ky. - Operating affiliates of Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. More...
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HEI reports lower Q1 net income, provides guidance for 2015

May 27, 2015 -- MarketLine - Hawaiian Electric Industries, Inc., or HEI, has reported that net income for common stock for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015 was $31.87 million, or $0.31 per share, compared to $45.79 million, or $0.45 per share, for the same quarter ended March 31, 2014. More...

ALLETE reports higher net income for Q1, reaffirms annual guidance

May 27, 2015 -- MarketLine - ALLETE, Inc., an electric utility company, has reported that net income attributable to the company for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015 was $39.9 million, or $0.85 per common diluted share, compared to $33.5 million, or $0.80 per common diluted share, for the same quarter ended March 31, 2014. More...

Georgia Power names vice president for West region

May 27, 2015 -- MarketLine - Georgia Power, an electric utility, has named Jason Cuevas as vice president for the company's West region, including Columbus, LaGrange, Americus and Manchester. More...

Articles 

By Edward J. Tirello, Jr.
On: March 24, 2015
In 1987, there were approximately 175 investor-owned utilities. Little or no consolidation had occurred since the Public Utility Holding Company Act of 1935 broke up Samuel Insull's empire and effectively granted federal protection to utility more...
By Charlie Hewitt
On: March 9, 2015
The Public Utility Commission of Texas (PUCT) regulates seven tariffs for retail electric delivery service. These tariffs correspond to the Transmission and Distribution Utilities (TDUs) serving retail customers in those areas of Texas open to more...
By Michael Hinton
On: January 19, 2015
For energy traders, the growing compliance burden in Europe is set to intensify with the introduction of MIFID II in 2017. There is still some uncertainty as to how the directives will be implemented by more...
By Ronald Willoughby
On: January 16, 2015
How many of you remember the days of Quality Circles, and how one of the most difficult problems was selecting the problem? All too frequently participants fell into the analysis paralysis trap, and tried to more...
By PJ Davis
On: January 9, 2015
Unique and increasing demands from customers, regulation and technology are forcing utilities to flex in unprecedented ways. The resulting effects of these changes have real impact the entire energy industry. In 2014, Energy Central mapped more...

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From worst to first: DTE Energy's customer satisfaction journey

Thursday May 28, 2015 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

Customer satisfaction is the key to a utility's success. Achieving such satisfaction requires commitment and focus across every level of an organization. With company-wide processes and buy-in, and strong support from its customer care partner, handling thousands of outbound calls more...

Using Criticality and Value to Reach Optimal Decisions in a Constrained World

Friday Jun 5, 2015 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

Asset intensive organizations need rational criteria to decide which assets or asset systems are most critical and should therefore be looked after first and foremost. Similarly, making the best decisions across your entire organization on how to spend your scarce more...

Diving deeper into the details of nuclear power security

Wednesday Jun 17, 2015 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

Every utility doing business in our increasingly digital and interconnected world is faced with security issues, and intrusions are predicted to rise over the next few years--whether from rogue nations or homegrown threats, whether actual physical attacks on infrastructure or more...

Africa Energy Forum (AEF)

Monday Jun 8, 2015 - Thursday Jun 11, 2015 - Dubai UAE

The Africa Energy Forum (AEF) is the only international Forum focussed on power generation for Africa with attendance restricted to stakeholders (investors, consultants, developers, ministries, utilities, regulators etc.) from the power sector. AEF comes to the UAE for the first more...

The Smart Grid Customer Education Symposium

Thursday Jun 11, 2015 - Chicago, Illinois - United States

The Smart Grid Customer Education Symposium is the longest running, most influential gathering of utility industry professionals that meet annually to discuss best practices in smart grid customer education. Whether you are a utility looking to roll out advanced metering more...

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