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Three Offshore Wind Demonstrations Receive $47M Each From DOE

Fri, 05/09/2014 - 13:48
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has selected three offshore wind demonstrations to receive up to $47 million each over the next four years to [...]

ABB Rolls Out New Grid Interconnection Technology For Wind Farms

Fri, 05/09/2014 - 13:48
ABB has announced the launch of new grid interconnection technology applications for wind farms. The company says its Ventyx Energy Portfolio Management solution accurately forecasts [...]

Tendril Partners With Utility To Drive Energy Efficiency Via Customer Engagement

Fri, 05/09/2014 - 13:48
Energy services management (ESM) provider Tendril has partnered with public utility Seattle City Light to deliver personalized engagement solutions to 50,000 electric heat users. In [...]

Coritech Orders Ideal Power's Battery Converters For DoD Vehicle-To-Grid Program

Fri, 05/09/2014 - 13:48
Ideal Power Inc., developer of a disruptive power conversion technology called Power Packet Switching Architecture (PPSA), has received a purchase order for 10 of its [...]

Survalent Commissions ADMS For South Alabama Electric Cooperative

Fri, 05/09/2014 - 13:47
Smart grid solutions provider Survalent Technology has commissioned a new advanced distribution management system (ADMS) for South Alabama Electric Cooperative. Survalent says the new system [...]

108 MW Of Solar Goes Online In Canada

Fri, 05/09/2014 - 13:47
Solar project developer Recurrent Energy has announced the commercial operation of 10 solar photovoltaic projects totaling 108 MW in Ontario. The projects will provide electricity [...]

Booz Allen Offers Tips To Help Utilities Update Cybersecurity Standards

Wed, 05/07/2014 - 16:40
McLean, Va.-based business and technology solutions provider Booz Allen Hamilton is helping utilities comply with the North American Electric Reliability Corp. (NERC) Critical Infrastructure Protection [...]

Tendril Brings Micro-Targeting And Personalization To Energy Industry

Wed, 05/07/2014 - 16:40
Tendril, a provider of energy services management (ESM) solutions, has enhanced its ESM platform with micro-targeting and personalization capabilities that can help increase participation in [...]

First Quarter M&A Activity In Utilities Industry Focused On Strategic Opportunities

Wed, 05/07/2014 - 16:40
Merger and acquisition (M&A) activity in the North American power and utilities industry decreased on a volume basis in the first quarter of this year [...]

Ventyx's Asset Performance Management Software Goes To The Cloud

Wed, 05/07/2014 - 16:40
Industrial enterprise software supplier Ventyx, an ABB company, has announced the availability of its asset performance software portfolio for managing assets, operations and smart grid [...]

Xcel Energy Breaks Wind Power Record In Upper Midwest

Wed, 05/07/2014 - 16:39
Xcel Energy achieved a milestone at 3 a.m. on April 27, when wind power met 46% of customers' electricity needs in the company's Upper Midwest [...]

Electricity From 200.6 MW Wind Farm Flows To Nebraska Utility

Wed, 05/07/2014 - 16:39
Invenergy, a developer of clean energy generation facilities, has started commercial operation of its 200.6 MW Prairie Breeze wind farm in Nebraska. The project is [...]

Dominion Snags Two Tennessee Solar Projects Totaling 32 MW

Wed, 05/07/2014 - 16:38
Energy provider Dominion has acquired two stand-alone solar energy developments in southwest Tennessee with a combined output of 32 MW. The two projects, dubbed Mulberry [...]

JCP&L Upgrades Substation To Help Enhance Service Reliability

Wed, 05/07/2014 - 16:38
FirstEnergy Corp. subsidiary Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) is installing a new circuit breaker and transformer as part of a $1.2 million upgrade project [...]

WIRES Picks Up Two Utility Members

Wed, 05/07/2014 - 16:38
Utilities Pacific Gas & Electric Co. (PG&E) and National Grid have joined the Working Group for Investment in Reliable and Economic Electric Systems (WIRES) as [...]