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TVA rates to rise 1.5 percent in 2015

Aug 21 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Dave Flessner Chattanooga Times Free Press, Tenn. - The Tennessee Valley Authority will raise electric rates by 1.5 percent in October, marking the second consecutive year of such a rate increase. More...

James River Coal Company accepts bid for Hampden, Hazard and Triad Mining Complex assets

RICHMOND, Va., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire - James River Coal Company announced that it has accepted, subject to Bankruptcy Court approval, a committed and binding bid from JR Acquisition, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Blackhawk Mining, LLC, to purchase the Hampden Mining Complex (including the assets of Logan & Kanawha Coal Company, LLC), the Hazard Mining Complex (other than the assets of Laurel Mountain Resources LLC) and the Triad Mining Complex for $52,000,000 plus the assumption of certain environmental and other liabilities. More...

Default rates going down for PPL customers

Aug 21 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Sam Kennedy The Morning Call (Allentown, Pa.) - The price of electricity for PPL Electric Utilities' default customers will drop slightly next month, the Allentown company announced Thursday. More...
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FPL supports Florida students with curriculum-based programs

JUNO BEACH, Fla., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire - Florida Power & Light Company today announced its 2014-2015 education programs for Florida teachers and students in the 35 counties it serves. More...

Fitch Rates Southern Company's Senior Notes 'A'; Outlook Stable

NEW YORK, Aug 20, 2014 -- BUSINESS WIRE - Fitch Ratings has assigned its 'A' rating to the Southern Company's issuance of $400 million series 2014A 1.30% senior notes due Aug. More...

Choose Energy Reaches Major Milestone Sourcing 2.2 Billion Kilowatt-Hours of Energy for Customers

SAN FRANCISCO, CA, Aug 20, 2014 -- Marketwired - Choose Energy, the nation's leading energy marketplace, announced today a service milestone for company. More...

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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...
By Sarah Battaglia
On: July 8, 2014
Everyone has been there. You go to a store to get a pair of those trendy new shoes and find that there's only one pair in your size left in stock. Feeling pretty darn satisfied more...
By Joel Gilbert
On: July 2, 2014
No, that is not a misspelled word. It is a play on words and a good key thought for this post. It reflects a serious question. Is this the right time to change an electric more...
By Joel Gilbert
On: June 25, 2014
Recently, Time Magazine had an interesting article by Comedians Key and Peele titled "The Case for Mockery." They claim we have changed our sense of openness in making fun of things and that has now more...
By Harry Valentine
On: June 24, 2014
For many decades, hobbyists built scale model aircraft for reasons of recreation and personal interest. However, advancing technology has created new applications for scale model aircraft, also known as drones. Electric power companies have introduced more...

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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...

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...

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...

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4 Ways to Reduce Energy Consumption and Costs

By Nate Nead - Many organizations and enterprises today want to reduce energy costs and consumption. In fact, depending on the industry, many companies more...
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Release of Negative List (2014) for Shanghai Free Trade Zone

By China Online - Background   The Shanghai Municipal Government has recently released the Special Administration Rules for Foreign Investments in China (Shanghai) Pilot more...
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Catalyst Market growing at a CAGR of 3.2% from 2014 to 2020: Grand View Research, Inc

By Mark gvr - Global catalyst market is expected to reach USD 27.59 billion by 2020, according to a new study by Grand View more...
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Labour pledges to strip licenses from misbehaving energy firms

By Kevin Burke - Energy companies who breach the conditions of their licenses will be stripped of the right to supply gas and electricity more...

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