American Transmission Co. has big plans

PEWAUKEE -- Oct 5 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Thomas Content Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - Mike Rowe is the third chief executive for American Transmission Co., the power company formed in 2000 to help Wisconsin strengthen its electricity transmission system by pooling resources of local utilities. more...
Filed under: Grid Operations

More wind power from isle waters

Oct 6 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Kathryn Mykleseth The Honolulu Star-Advertiser - Former state Energy Administrator Ted Peck has teamed up with a year-old, Oregon-based renewable energy developer on a plan to bring a 400-megawatt floating wind farm to a site 15 miles off Oahu's South Shore. more...
Filed under: Wind

Low Power Prices Could Close FitzPatrick Nuclear Power Plant

Oct 06 - Pan African News Agency - Elected officials from the local, state and congressional level have organized a rally in support of the FitzPatrick Nuclear Power Plant in Oswego County. more...
Filed under: Nuclear

Mississippi PSC to consider allowing customers to generate renewable energy, reduce bills

Oct 6 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Paul Hampton The Sun Herald - The Mississippi Public Service Commission will hold a hearing on its net metering proposal Tuesday in Jackson and it also might discuss a motion that calls for one commissioner to bow out of the Mississippi Power rate case. more...
Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal

Iran, Germany negotiate on building renewable power plants

Oct 6 - McClatchy-Tribune Content Agency, LLC - Fatih Karimov Trend News Agency, Baku, Azerbaijan - Iran and Germany negotiated on building renewable power plants in Iran. more...
Filed under: International

Capital Stage to acquire German wind park from unlimited energy and GP JOULE

Oct 06, 2015 -- MarketLine Financial Deals Tracker - Capital Stage AG, an operator and investor in solar and wind parks, has agreed to acquire the wind park in Brandenburg, Germany, with a generation capacity of 7.5 megawatts (MW), from unlimited energy GmbH and GP JOULE GmbH. more...
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Posted By: Vincent Palmieri
On: October 6, 2015
With the end of summer, consumers need to start planning for what's coming ahead as shorter days and chillier temperatures creep up on us. more...
Filed under: Billing & Customer Care
Posted By: Grant Lanthorn, P.E.
On: October 5, 2015
Water induction events at both nuclear and fossil plants are a continuing problem for the power industry, with an estimated two dozen events every year. more...
Filed under: Nuclear
Posted By: Ferdinand E. Banks
On: October 2, 2015
"More than 70 new nuclear reactors are now under construction, but that's not nearly enough to make a strong dent in CO2 emissions worldwide," So the question is, why aren't more...
Filed under: Nuclear
Posted By: Sven Lindstrom
On: October 1, 2015
In an earlier article, Midsummer's CEO Sven Lindström outlined some of the most common myths about solar power. Here are five more of the most common solar energy myths - more...
Filed under: Solar
Posted By: Roger Ford
On: September 30, 2015
Current U.S. energy policy is predicated on antiquated thinking-avoiding actual resource and production integration to achieve maximum positive impact for the American economy, American job creation; plus, environmental considerations that more...
Filed under: Business & Corporate

A fresh approach to enhancing the income-qualified program experience

Tuesday Oct 6, 2015 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

Consumers Energy's income-qualified "Helping Neighbors" program expands on the traditional program approach to include multiple avenues to reach, engage and spur action among customers to take control of their energy use. Together, Consumers Energy and CLEAResult have innovated marketing design to empower households and build communities. more...

Kick Starting Your Big Data Journey with Hadoop

Wednesday Oct 7, 2015 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

The utility industry is undergoing a powerful transformation, and big data is right in the thick of it. As utilities wrestle with challenges of distributed energy resources, renewed emphasis on customer engagement, improving grid reliability, upgrading transmission infrastructure and more, the power sector has looked to big data technologies to help embrace change and harvest new insights locked away in corporate data stores. more...

Save Energy, Save Money: Energy Analytics Goes Mobile

Thursday Oct 15, 2015 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

In its quest to continually maintain its high customer service, ensure customer retention and lead the market, Greenchoice Utility, the largest green and renewable sources energy provider in the Netherlands, partnered with ONZO Ltd., to develop a new mobile customer engagement project. more...

Avoiding the 'Frankenstein' Approach to Utility Mobile Workforce Management

Tuesday Oct 20, 2015 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

The demands on the Utility workforce are continually expanding. So too are the demands on the software technology that supports these mission-critical processes. Many utilities deploy workforce management technology one point solution at a time as their needs grow. These disparate, one-off solutions can create a mountain of integration and system update headaches - that not only are a problem for the existing workforce applications, but also for the back-end operational systems they have to interface with. more...

Beyond the Smart Meter: Building a better data architecture to monetize your data and realize your benefits

Wednesday Oct 21, 2015 - 4:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

Bit Stew Presents Webinar & Case Study featuring AusNet Services. As utilities roll out smart meter programs, they are quickly becoming overwhelmed with the massive volumes of data generated by the modern grid. more...

15th Annual Outage Response & Restoration Management

Wednesday Oct 21, 2015 - Friday Oct 23, 2015 - Atlanta, GA


Utility Analytics Week 2015

Wednesday Oct 28, 2015 - Friday Oct 30, 2015 - New Orleans, Louisianna

As analytics progress in the utility industry, so do the needs for greater return on investment while gaining maximum strategic advantage and value. Utility Analytics Week will help you ignite your program and tackle the most challenging analytic hurdles. more...

Knowledge Executive Summit

Monday Nov 2, 2015 - Wednesday Nov 4, 2015 - Miami, Florida

Accelerating Knowledge Transfer Among Utility Leaders. Today's utility leaders have to contend with intense schedules and receive a host of invitations to meetings and trade events that do not deliver tangible benefits. Through Knowledge Executive Summit, utility leaders can participate in an exclusive event with targeted one-to-one meetings, precious networking time and stimulating, enlightening experience in addition to gaining exclusive insights from keynote speakers. more...

16th PLMA Fall Conference

Tuesday Nov 3, 2015 - Wednesday Nov 4, 2015 - Charlotte, NC - USA

Gain real-world insight from market practitioners, technology firms, and energy utilities active in the demand response marketplace. About 150 demand response industry professionals are expected to attend from energy utilities and government agencies as well as industry allies, including consultants, manufacturers, and service providers. more...

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Can Utilities Get Smarter with Smart Meters?

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Community Solar: PV for the Rest of Us

By Coley Girouard -   More and more, across the U.S., consumers want access to solar energy. However, according to aa [External Link] style=" more...

Global Planned LNG Industry Outlook to 2019 - Capacity and Capital Expenditure Forecasts with Detail

By Mary Jane - ReportBazzar has announced a new report titled“Global Planned LNG Industry Outlook to 2019 - Capacity and Capital Expenditure Forecasts with more...
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Thin Film Solar Technology Market Rewsearch And Forecast set to grow to $338.2 billion by 2017

By swapnil devale - MarketResearchreports.Biz Research announces that it has a new study on Solar Panel and System Market Shares and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2011-2017. more...

Rooftop Solar PV Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth Trends, and Forecast 2015 -

By wayne collins - According to this report, the global rooftop solar PV market was valued at USD 1,798.1 million in 2014 and is more...

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