JCP&L Using Smart Grid Technology To Boost Reliability For N.J. County
Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) says it is enhancing reliability for nearly 6,000 Morris County, N.J., customers through new technology installed as part of  [read more]
Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:23:13 -0400
California ISO, PacifiCorp Outline EIM Implementation Plans
The California Independent System Operator (ISO) and PacifiCorp have announced they will launch their long-planned energy imbalance market (EIM) on Oct. 1 in stages to  [read more]
Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:44:02 -0400
Xcel Energy Subsidiary Seeking Up To 200 MW Of Solar
Southwestern Public Service Co. (SPS), a subsidiary of Xcel Energy, is seeking proposals for additional solar energy resources as a component of its resource planning  [read more]
Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:55:33 -0400
Pete Malcolm Named New Head Of REGEN Energy
REGEN Energy, a provider of demand management and demand response solutions, has appointed Pete Malcolm president and CEO of the company. REGEN says Malcolm brings  [read more]
Tue, 16 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0400
Survey: More Than Half Of U.S. Companies Plan To Increase Energy Efficiency Investment
Three-quarters of decision-makers at U.S. companies have invested in energy efficiency programs in the past 12 months, and more than half (56%) project their investment  [read more]
Tue, 16 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0400
Energy Department Awards $8 Million To Microgrid Projects
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced more than $8 million for microgrid projects. The department says the investment, which includes seven awardees, will  [read more]
Fri, 12 Sep 2014 14:15:38 -0400
ABB To Help Integrate Wind Power Into Alaskan Island Microgrid
ABB has announced it will install its PowerStore solution, a commercial flywheel technology, to integrate with a battery system on Kodiak Island, Alaska, and enable  [read more]
Fri, 12 Sep 2014 14:15:31 -0400
Stem Providing Distributed Storage For Hawaiian Electric Co.
Stem Inc. has announced it will deploy 1 MW of behind-the-meter energy storage in a demonstration project with Hawaiian Electric Co. to support grid response  [read more]
Fri, 12 Sep 2014 14:15:18 -0400
EnerNOC Partners With Energy Tech Incubator Greentown Labs
EnerNOC Inc., a provider of energy intelligence software (EIS), has announced it is partnering with Greentown Labs, an organization that supports early-stage energy technology companies  [read more]
Fri, 12 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0400
Sensus Issues Refund To SaskPower After Smart Meter Woes
SaskPower has reached a deal with Sensus worth C$47 million (about $43 million) to help recover the costs associated with the Canadian utility's ongoing smart  [read more]
Wed, 10 Sep 2014 17:11:37 -0400
Itron, Sagemcom And Landis+Gyr Tapped For Large Smart Meter Rollout In France
At least three companies have publicly announced that they were chosen to help provide the first 3 million smart meters for Electricite Reseau Distribution France's  [read more]
Wed, 10 Sep 2014 16:00:58 -0400
SDG&E's 800 MW Solicitation Has Focus On 'Preferred Resources'
San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) is seeking between 500 MW and 800 MW of new, local generating resources, with a minimum of 200 MW  [read more]
Wed, 10 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0400
USDA Invests Half-A-Billion More In Rural Grid Improvements
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has announced more than $518 million in new funding for rural electric cooperatives to improve the delivery of electric  [read more]
Wed, 10 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0400
Eurasia Expected To Spend Billions On Smart Grid Work Over The Next Decade
Eurasian countries will invest $18.3 billion in electric grid modernization over the next decade, according to a new study published by Northeast Group. The report  [read more]
Mon, 08 Sep 2014 12:34:04 -0400
IESO: Renewables, Demand Response Will Help Keep Ontario Grid Reliable
In its 18-Month Outlook, the Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO) forecasts adequate supply levels, including new renewable resources, and reliable transmission service in order for  [read more]
Mon, 08 Sep 2014 12:24:11 -0400