Sempra U.S. Gas & Power Announces Acquisition of Minnesota Wind Project

Apr 23 - PR Newswire - Sempra U.S. Gas & Power today announced it has acquired the Black Oak Getty wind project in Minnesota from Geronimo Energy, LLC, a utility-scale wind and solar energy developer. more...
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Mississippi Power announces plans for largest utility-scale solar projects in the state

Apr 23 - PR Newswire - Mississippi Power is partnering with two solar businesses and the U.S. more...
Filed under: Solar

Deploying 72-cell SolarWorld Solar Panels, USDA System will be Biggest in D.C. Area

HILLSBORO, Ore. (The Associated Press) - Apr 23 - SolarWorld, the largest U.S. solar manufacturer for 40 years, has provided 1.6 megawatts of 315-watt, 72-cell monocrystalline solar panels for a project to power the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s George Washington Carver Center. more...
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Cleco Corporation declares quarterly dividend

London, April, 23, 2015 (The Associated Press) - Apr 23 - Cleco Corporation (NYSE: CNL) today announced that its board of directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.40 per share on the company's common stock for the May 15, 2015 payment. more...
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Leidos Engineering Wins Contract for Wisconsin Energy Efficiency Program

RESTON, Va. - April 23, 2015 - Leidos Engineering has won a four-year contract with the Wisconsin Focus on Energy program to continue implementing the Large Energy Users Program. more...
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Kingspan Energy® Launches As U.S. Commercial Solar Energy Operation

Apr 23 - PR Newswire - In a move that could prove transformative for the fast-growing solar energy sector in the United States, Kingspan Group plc of Ireland today announced the U.S. more...
Filed under: Solar
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Posted By: Terry Jarrett
On: April 23, 2015
EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy has been saying repeatedly that the EPA's Clean Power Plan to limit carbon emissions from coal-fired power plants give states flexibility. more...
Filed under: Environmental, Emissions & Carbon Management
Posted By: Stephen Heins
On: April 23, 2015
In the current Supreme Court case known as State of Michigan v. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Michigan and 22 other states have sued the EPA over new regulations that were more...
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Posted By: Dr. Henri Winand
On: April 22, 2015
We've spoken previously about the potential for fuel-cell growth in developing countries like India, and there's no doubt that hydrogen fuel cells could lead those regions into a new future. more...
Filed under: Energy Storage
Posted By: Mei Shibata
On: April 21, 2015
Over the past decade, customer engagement has become a buzzword among utilities. Customers want to know their energy use and want to be recommended ways to reduce use, they say. more...
Filed under: Billing & Customer Care
Posted By: Kevin Herring
On: April 20, 2015
When one of my sons was in college, he wanted to be a student assistant to one of his professors. I asked him why he didn't look into it. He more...
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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 the new. This webinar will explore a number of issues facing utilities, regulators and public policy makers. more...

Evolving Beyond AMI to the Utility/Customer Nexus

Thursday Apr 30, 2015 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

Enabled by two-way communications between the utility customer and the utility, smart grid technologies like Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) have fundamentally changed the energy landscape. And with a future sure to be characterized by a growth in distributed generation and new energy management technologies, the relationship between the utility and its customers is shifting radically, and old business models are being challenged. more...

From Forecast to Discovery: Applying Business Intelligence to Power Market Simulations

Tuesday May 12, 2015 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

Power market participants, investors, project developers and industry stakeholders routinely rely on forecasts of market economics and operations to support their decision processes. The most accurate and comprehensive forecasts are developed with the use of power market simulators that provide a great wealth of often hidden and underutilized information. more...

FERC Order 1000: Understanding Transmission Planning In a New Paradigm

Wednesday May 13, 2015 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

Are you struggling to understand how FERC Order 1000 has changed the way RTOs plan their transmission systems? The introduction of competitive solicitation/bidding processes for transmission projects stands to dramatically change the transmission landscape in years to come. However, there are a number of challenges currently facing those interested in participating in the competitive processes throughout these systems. more...

Improving Strategic Planning in The Energy Industry

Wednesday May 20, 2015 - 12:00 PM Eastern - Virtual Event

To be successful, energy companies across the globe need to make sound long-term strategic decisions around future investments and projects. However, the ability to act and plan freely is limited by many factors including high capital costs and limited budgets. Other factors such as the global push towards greener energy and the regulatory environment add further complication to the planning process. more...

CS Week 2015 & Conference 39

Monday Apr 27, 2015 - Friday May 1, 2015 - Charlotte, NC - US

The premier utility customer service conference - presenting a wide range of current utility topics at levels from introductory to advanced. more...

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

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


Energy Central's SmartCities

Tuesday May 12, 2015 - Wednesday May 13, 2015 - Charlotte, NC

SmartCities is an Energy Central event established to educate utilities on the steps and paths to collaboratively develop smart cites in their region. At this event attendees will establish early relationships with key stakeholders; discover collaboration strategies that have been shown to increase smart cities project success; explore the current state of smart cities development through specific information sessions; take a deep dive into real world smart city project case studies with leaders of smart cities initiatives; learn how to add new revenue streams, save costs, and manage demand predictability through efficiency. more...

Utility Demand Response & Energy Efficiency

Wednesday May 13, 2015 - Thursday May 14, 2015 - Denver, CO - United States


Utility Integrated Resource Planning

Wednesday May 13, 2015 - Thursday May 14, 2015 - Denver, CO - United States


AESP 2015 Spring Conference

Tuesday May 19, 2015 - Thursday May 21, 2015 - Portland, Oregon

Spring Conference & Expo Hilton Portland & Executive Tower May 19-21, 2015 Implementation and Technology: The Great EEnablers There are some shiny new tools in the energy efficiency toolbox. Let’s examine the new programs, pilots and technologies today that are enabling deeper energy savings and engaging customers. Learn about what you can bring into your own programs. Here are just a few of the presentations we’ve lined up.* • Creating Real Customer Value from Information • Leveraging Smart Thermostats to Meet Integrated DSM Goals • Best Practices in Midstream Lighting • Burn that Rebate Form: Movement toward New Program Models more...

AESP Spring Conference

Tuesday May 19, 2015 - Thursday May 21, 2015 - Portland, OR


Utility of the Future Leadership Forum

Monday Jun 1, 2015 - Wednesday Jun 3, 2015 - Washington D.C., District of Columbia - United States

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Wave Energy Market Analysis, Competitive Strategy And Forecasts To 2020

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