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16 MW Geothermal Plant Comes Online In Nevada

Tue, 01/07/2014 - 13:09
Geothermal company Ormat Technologies Inc. has completed the 16 MW Don A. Campbell geothermal power plant in Mineral County, Nev. According to Ormat, the Don [...]

Toshiba Corp. Acquires Transmission And Distribution Businesses In India

Mon, 01/06/2014 - 13:54
Toshiba Corp. has completed the acquisition of Vijai Electricals Ltd.'s power transmission and distribution (T&D) businesses. The acquired assets include power transformer, distribution transformers and [...]

Enbridge Invests In 110 MW Texas Wind Project

Mon, 01/06/2014 - 13:53
Energy company Enbridge Inc. has entered into an agreement with Renewable Energy Systems Americas Inc. for the construction of the 110 MW Keechi Wind Project, [...]

2 MW Grid Energy Storage Solution Starts Operating In China

Mon, 01/06/2014 - 13:53
A 2 MW Grid Storage Solution from A123 Energy Solutions has entered commercial operation for Ray Power Systems Co. Ltd., a Beijing-based energy services company. [...]

37.5 MW Biomass Plant In Connecticut Enters Commercial Operation

Mon, 01/06/2014 - 13:53
The Plainfield Renewable Energy project, a 37.5 MW biomass plant located in Plainfield, Conn., is substantially complete and commercially operational. Leidos, an engineering, national security [...]

PowerSecure Adds $50 Million In New Business

Mon, 01/06/2014 - 13:52
PowerSecure International Inc., a provider of utility and energy technologies, has announced that the company has been awarded approximately $50 million of new business. According [...]

What Trends Should Utilities Be Watching In 2014 And Beyond?

Mon, 01/06/2014 - 01:00
With recent market changes placing new pressures upon the traditional power utility business model, utilities' roles are likely to change in a number of significant [...]

Public Attitudes Toward Cleantech Sectors Have Rebounded

Fri, 01/03/2014 - 15:34
Public attitudes toward clean and renewable energy concepts have tended to fluctuate and, in several cases, decline. According to a new consumer survey from Navigant [...]

Ohio Clean Energy Initiative Has Significant Support In State, Poll Finds

Fri, 01/03/2014 - 15:34
A new poll shows that the proposed Ohio Clean Energy Initiative, which would provide $13 billion over 10 years for cleantech projects, has strong support [...]

Transmission Line Secures Key Approval From ISO New England

Thu, 01/02/2014 - 12:11
The Northern Pass, a proposed transmission line carrying hydroelectric power to New Hampshire and New England, has obtained I.3.9 approval from ISO New England, the [...]

Electric, Natural Gas Rates Increase For Residential Customers Of PG&E

Thu, 01/02/2014 - 12:11
Typical residential customers of San Francisco-based utility Pacific Gas and Electric Co. (PG&E) will see a forecast increase of about 2.8%, or $3.38, in their [...]

New Officers Elected At Electric Transmission Trade Association

Thu, 01/02/2014 - 01:00
Phillip Grigsby, senior vice president, commercial transmission, at Duke Energy, tops the slate of new officers for WIRES in 2014. Grigsby succeeds Don Clevenger, senior [...]