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Arizona Public Service Co. Seeks Developers To Build 20 MW Of Solar

Fri, 06/20/2014 - 12:20
Arizona Public Service Co. (APS) has issued a request for proposals (RFP) from developers and installers to construct two 10 MW solar photovoltaic facilities, which [...]

NextEra, NPPD Dedicate 74.8 Wind Project In Nebraska

Fri, 06/20/2014 - 10:53
NextEra Energy Resources LLC, a subsidiary of NextEra Energy Inc., has officially dedicated the 74.8 Steele Flats Wind Energy Center, located in Jefferson and Gage [...]

Survey: Americans Financially Motivated To Participate In Demand Response Programs

Wed, 06/18/2014 - 14:15
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.' [...]

U.S. Energy Department Recognizes Two Utilities For Wind Power Leadership

Wed, 06/18/2014 - 11:54
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 [...]

Ohio Halts Renewables, Efficiency Mandates For Two Years

Wed, 06/18/2014 - 00:00
On June 13, Ohio became the first U.S. state to roll back its renewable energy mandate after Gov. John Kasich, R-Ohio, signed S.B.310 into law. [...]

Texas Utility Says Solar Will Help It Be Coal-Free By 2016

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 15:17
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 [...]

Montana Utility Seeks 45 MW Of Community-Owned Renewables

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 15:16
Montana-based utility NorthWestern Energy has issued a request for proposals (RFP) seeking up to 45 MW of community-owned renewable generation. The company is required to [...]

Consumers Energy Offers Progress Report On 105 MW Wind Farm

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 15:15
Michigan-based utility Consumers Energy says that the first batch of wind turbines has started to arrive at its 105 MW Cross Winds Energy Park, located [...]

Massachusetts Orders State Utilities To Modernize Grid

Tue, 06/17/2014 - 00:00
The Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities (DPU) has issued two orders requiring state electric distribution companies to modernize the electric grid. Although other states have [...]

ComEd To Complete Smart Meter Rollout Three Years Early

Fri, 06/13/2014 - 14:57
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 [...]

Energy Dept. Awards $10 Million To Smart Grid Software Projects

Fri, 06/13/2014 - 14:57
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 [...]

Wind Industry Unites In Support Of 3.5 GW HVDC Transmission Project

Fri, 06/13/2014 - 13:49
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 [...]

Itron Total Grid Now Connected With Milsoft's OMS Via MultiSpeak

Thu, 06/12/2014 - 12:59
Itron Inc. has successfully integrated Itron Total Grid, a combined managed services and smart grid offering, with Milsoft's Outage Management System (OMS). "Interoperability between our [...]

Landis+Gyr To Buy Utility Analytics Company GRIDiant

Wed, 06/11/2014 - 13:28
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. [...]

C3 Energy Launches Cybersecurity Analytics Solution

Wed, 06/11/2014 - 12:24
California-based C3 Energy has released C3 Grid Cybersecurity Analytics, the newest solution in the company's family of smart grid analytics software applications. C3 says the [...]

Los Angeles Municipal Utility Chooses Itron#039;s Cellular Solution

Wed, 06/11/2014 - 12:15
The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) has signed a contract to use Itron's cellular solution to supply advanced time-of-use and net time-of-use [...]

North America To Remain Dominant Demand Response Market Through 2023

Wed, 06/11/2014 - 00:00
Worldwide annual revenue from demand response (DR) programs will grow from #036;1.6 billion in 2014 to #036;9.7 billion in 2023, with North America remaining the [...]

Hawaiian Electric Selects SmartGridCIS For Residential Pre-Pay Pilot

Wed, 06/11/2014 - 00:00
Hawaiian Electric Co. has selected SmartGridCIS, a provider of advanced metering infrastructure (AMI)-enabled prepay billing and customer information systems (CIS) solutions, for the utility's Pre-Pay [...]

Tendril To Spearhead NV Energy's Customer Engagement Initiative

Tue, 06/10/2014 - 00:00
Nevada-based electric utility NV Energy has selected the energy services management (ESM) platform from Tendril to facilitate the creation and delivery of home energy reports [...]

Tennessee Utility Reports Money Savings From Tantalus Smart Grid Solution

Mon, 06/09/2014 - 16:05
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 [...]