Renewable Energy Accounts For All New U.S. Power In July
All new U.S. electrical generating capacity put into service in July came from renewable energy sources, according to the latest Energy Infrastructure Update report from  [read more]
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:30:42 -0400
Smart Grid Sensor Market 'Steadily Climbing' Toward $47B
The market for all types of sensors used in smart grid applications will grow from $26.4 billion this year to $36.5 billion in 2019 and  [read more]
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 00:00:00 -0400
DOE Report: U.S. Wind Power Prices Reach All-Time Low
U.S. wind power prices have reached an all-time low, according to a new report released by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and its Lawrence  [read more]
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 00:00:00 -0400
Exelon And Pepco Seek Maryland PSC Blessing Of $7B Merger
Exelon Corp. and Pepco Holdings Inc. (PHI) have filed an application with the Maryland Public Service Commission (PSC) seeking approval of the energy companies' massive  [read more]
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:43:41 -0400
FERC Grants Key Approval To 3.5 GW Wind Power Transmission Line Project
Clean Line Energy says its Plains & Eastern Clean Line project has obtained a key regulatory approval from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). The  [read more]
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:43:28 -0400
Xcel Invests $30M In Transmission Upgrades For Roswell, N.M.
Xcel Energy says it has finalized plans for additional work on the high-voltage electric transmission loop serving Roswell, N.M., as part of the company's larger  [read more]
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:43:17 -0400
Survalent Commissions New ADMS For Consolidated Electric Cooperative
Survalent Technology has commissioned a new advanced distribution management system (ADMS) for Consolidated Electric Cooperative, a nonprofit cooperative that serves nearly 16,000 members in eight  [read more]
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:42:24 -0400
Ventev Releases Radio Mount For Smart Meter Upgrades
Ventev Wireless Infrastructure, a division of TESSCO Technologies Inc., has announced its Wireless Solutions Saddle Bracket. The company says the new mount was engineered for,  [read more]
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:41:28 -0400
ACEEE Appoints Two New Board Members
The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) has appointed two new members to its board of directors: Kathrin Winkler and Michael Sachse. Winkler is  [read more]
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:40:18 -0400
Consumers Energy Helps Michigan Speedway Race Toward Renewables
Michigan International Speedway (MIS) is waving its green flag, having committed to match 100% of its electricity use with renewable energy. MIS has teamed up  [read more]
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00:00:00 -0400
High-Voltage Transmission System Market Is Expanding Globally
Global investment in high-voltage transmission systems (HVTS) will surpass $250 billion from 2014 to 2023, according to a new report from Navigant Research. The report  [read more]
Fri, 15 Aug 2014 12:47:15 -0400
EnerNOC Signs Demand Response Deal With BKW In Switzerland
Boston-based EnerNOC Inc. has entered into an EnerNOC Demand Manager contract with BKW Energy Ltd. through 2019. BKW will deploy EnerNOC's software and services to  [read more]
Fri, 15 Aug 2014 12:32:23 -0400
Survey Reveals What U.S. Consumers Expect From Their Utilities
GE's Digital Energy business has released the results of a survey measuring the U.S. public's current perception of the power grid, experiences and future expectations.  [read more]
Fri, 15 Aug 2014 00:00:00 -0400
DTE Energy Teams Up With Ford Motor Co. To Build Large Solar Project
Detroit-based DTE Energy is building a 1 MW solar canopy and carport project at Ford Motor Co.'s headquarters in Dearborn, Mich. The project will provide  [read more]
Thu, 14 Aug 2014 15:30:12 -0400
Con Edison Prevents Thousands Of Outages With Post-Sandy Improvements
New York-based utility Con Edison says that its post-Sandy storm-hardening improvements have spared customers 20,000 outages so far this year, including 5,000 of them in  [read more]
Wed, 13 Aug 2014 14:29:33 -0400