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Atlantic Power relocates headquarters from Boston to Dedham

Apr 16, 2015 -- MarketLine - Atlantic Power Corporation has relocated its headquarters from the Financial District in Boston to Dedham, Massachusetts. More...

Con Edison Development Enters into Agreement to Procure GE Energy Storage System

SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (The Associated Press) - Apr 16 - GE (NYSE:GE) today announced it will supply Con Edison Development (CED) with an 8 MWh battery energy storage system in Central Valley, CA. More...

Southern Company subsidiary acquires fourth California solar project; 32-megawatt Lost Hills-Blackwell

(The Associated Press) - Apr 16 -  Reflecting its long-standing commitment to develop the full portfolio of energy resources, Southern Company subsidiary Southern Power today announced the acquisition of a controlling interest in the 32-megawatt (MW) Lost Hills-Blackwell Solar Facility in California from First Solar, Inc. More...
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FPL rate decrease approved by Florida PSC, reducing typical customer bill by about $3 a month

(The Associated Press) - Apr 16 - Florida Power & Light

Company (FPL) announced today that the Florida Public Service

Commission has approved the utility's request to reduce customer rates

thanks to savings on fuel costs. More...

Fitch Affirms Georgia Transmission Corp's PCBs at 'AA-' and CP at 'F1+'

NEW YORK (The Associated Press) - Apr 16 - Fitch Ratings has affirmed the following Georgia Transmission Corporation (GTC) ratings. More...

Consumers give feedback at NextEra-HEI meetings

Apr 16 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Kathryn Mykleseth The Honolulu Star-Advertiser - About 70 Oahu residents joined NextEra Energy Inc. and Hawaiian Electric Industries at public meetings in Pearl City and Kapolei hosted by the two companies Wednesday evening to discuss the $4.3 billion sale of HEI to the Florida-based company. 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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ICForecast Long-Term Integrated Power and Fuels Outlook 2015-2040

Tuesday Apr 21, 2015 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

While the power sector waits for MATS to be resolved and for the final Clean Power Plan rule from EPA, companies in the power and fuel sectors must continue to develop plans and make investments. In this webinar, ICF will more...

How Much Is Manual Workforce Scheduling Really Costing You?

Thursday Apr 23, 2015 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

Amidst an ever-growing skills gap, it's crucial to understand how people are scheduled and how work gets done. Across the Energy spectrum, including Oil & Gas, Renewables, Nuclear and Utilities, many of today's organizations remarkably still rely on manual employee more...

Defining the Value of the Grid

Wednesday Apr 29, 2015 - 2:00 PM Eastern - Virtrual Event

Our legacy grid has value and deserves continued investment. As we transition toward a more integrated grid that can accommodate new distributed energy sources, utility-scale renewables and energy storage, we need to keep the best of the old while embracing more...

National Electric Safety Code® (NESC®) Summit: Past, Present and Future

Tuesday Apr 28, 2015 - Wednesday Apr 29, 2015 - Alexandria, Virginia - USA

 more...

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Today's Energy Market Analysis - 17-04-2015

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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Cashback and loans for energy efficient home improvements now available in Scotland

By Kevin Burke - The Home Energy Efficiency Programmes Scotland (HEEPS) cashback scheme has now launched, enabling Scottish homeowners to receive significant financial assistance more...
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US launches $20 million incentive for Caribbean, Central America

By John Ryan - US launches $20 million incentive for Caribbean, Central America The White House has launched a number of initiatives to support more...
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Iraq seeking solar, wind investors

By John Ryan - Iraq seeking solar, wind investors The Iraqi government is looking for foreign investment partners to build three new solar power more...
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Energy Conservation - Pushing and Pulling

By Charlie Hewitt - With the current focus on distributed generation and energy storage technologies, attention on energy conservation is not as great as more...


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