Falling Wind Power Costs Allow Consumers Energy To Eliminate Surcharge
on June 24, 2014 by Renew Grid email the content item print the content item
Citing the decreasing cost of wind power, the Michigan Public Service Commission (MPSC) has approved Consumers Energy's request to eliminate a renewable energy surcharge for the utility's customers. "The elimination [read more]
Rocky Mountain Power Signs Up For 320 MW Of Utah Solar
on June 20, 2014 by Renew Grid email the content item print the content item
Rocky Mountain Power, a division of PacifiCorp and part of Berkshire Hathaway Energy, has finalized four 20-year solar power purchase agreements with developer First Wind totaling 320 MW. The utility [read more]
Survey: Americans Financially Motivated To Participate In Demand Response Programs
on June 18, 2014 by Renew Grid email the content item print the content item
Electric energy providers are working hard to encourage participation in demand response programs designed to boost bottom lines and ease the burden on the U.S.' electric grid. Only 14% of [read more]
U.S. Energy Department Recognizes Two Utilities For Wind Power Leadership
on June 18, 2014 by Renew Grid email the content item print the content item
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), together with the American Public Power Association (APPA), has recognized the Oklahoma Municipal Power Authority (OMPA) and Silicon Valley Power (SVP) as the winners [read more]
Texas Utility Says Solar Will Help It Be Coal-Free By 2016
on June 17, 2014 by Renew Grid email the content item print the content item
Texas-based utility El Paso Electric Co. (EPE) says it is well positioned for the new carbon standards proposed by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and will be coal-free by 2016. [read more]
ComEd To Complete Smart Meter Rollout Three Years Early
on June 13, 2014 by Renew Grid email the content item print the content item
Chicago-based ComEd has received approval from the Illinois Commerce Commission (ICC) to speed up the utility's smart meter installation plans. As a result, ComEd says it will finish installing more [read more]
Energy Dept. Awards $10 Million To Smart Grid Software Projects
on June 13, 2014 by Renew Grid email the content item print the content item
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has awarded a total of more than $10 million to six projects it says will help improve the reliability and resiliency of the U.S. [read more]
Wind Industry Unites In Support Of 3.5 GW HVDC Transmission Project
on June 13, 2014 by Renew Grid email the content item print the content item
About 20 wind energy companies have joined the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) and The Wind Coalition in sending letters to U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Secretary Ernest Moniz, urging [read more]
Landis+Gyr To Buy Utility Analytics Company GRIDiant
on June 11, 2014 by Renew Grid email the content item print the content item
Landis+Gyr, an energy management solutions provider, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire GRIDiant Corp., a utility analytics company focused on the electric distribution grid. Terms of the agreement were [read more]
Tennessee Utility Reports Money Savings From Tantalus Smart Grid Solution
on June 09, 2014 by Renew Grid email the content item print the content item
Tennessee-based Morristown Utility Systems (MUS) says it has seen significant savings through its application of Tantalus' Closed Loop Voltage Reduction (CLVR) solution. MUS had previously secured funding through a grant [read more]
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