Duke Energy to match $200,000 for STEM projects in Ohio and Kentucky classrooms

Sep 27, 2016 - Duke Energy is issuing a challenge: Donate toward a classroom learning project in Greater Cincinnati, and Duke Energy will match it - dollar-for-dollar. The Classroom...  MORE »

DEWA records increase in use of its smart services

Sep 26, 2016 - Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has recorded an increase in the use of its smart services during Q2 of 2016, with the smart adoption rate having reached 68%, from a total of 2,492,890...  MORE »

ABB wins $85 million in orders to strengthen power grid in Canada
Ultra-high voltage circuit breakers and power transformers to support upgrade of Quebec grid

Sep 27, 2016 - ABB has won orders worth over $85 million from leading Canadian utility Hydro-Québec (HQ) to upgrade its 800-kilovolt (kV) air-insulated switchgear (AIS) substations and transmission grid...  MORE »

U.S. Department of Energy Launches Better Communities Alliance to Ignite Clean Energy Action in Cities and Counties Nationwide

Sep 27, 2016 - The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is launching the Better Communities Alliance (BCA), a new collaborative effort among 60 local governments, philanthropies, nonprofit organizations, and leading...  MORE »

FirstEnergy's Pennsylvania Utilities Offer Home Energy Audits

Sep 27, 2016 - FirstEnergy Corp.'s (NYSE: FE) Pennsylvania utilities (Met-Ed, Penelec, Penn Power and West Penn Power) offer a Home Energy Audit program that can provide incentives and additional savings...  MORE »

Robots Coming to the Rescue in DOE Site Cleanup

Sep 27, 2016 - Cutting-edge robotics took the forefront at the latest meeting of the House Nuclear Cleanup Caucus, an effort by government and industry stakeholders to raise awareness and identify issues in the...  MORE »

Fortis Inc. and GIC Acquisition of ITC Holdings Corp. Authorized by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

Sep 27, 2016 - Fortis Inc. ("Fortis" or "the Corporation") (TSX:FTS), ITC Holdings Corp. ("ITC") (NYSE:ITC) and GIC Private Limited ("GIC") announced that the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission ("FERC")...  MORE »

Alliant Energy Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Tom Hanson announces retirement
Robert Durian named Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer

Sep 27, 2016 - Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT) Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Tom Hanson has announced his intent to retire from the company on December 31, 2016. Alliant Energy has...  MORE »

ReneSola Extends Share Repurchase Program

Sep 27, 2016 - ReneSola Ltd ("ReneSola" or the "Company") (NYSE: SOL), a leading fully-integrated solar project developer and provider of energy-efficient products, announced that its Board of...  MORE »

U.S. Gas & Electric is recognized for the second year in a row in the J.D. Power Retail Electric Provider Residential Customer Satisfaction Study(sm)

Sep 27, 2016 - America's leading consumer research company, J.D. Power, has issued its 2016 Retail Electric Provider Customer Satisfaction Study(sm )(the "Study"), awarding highest rankings to two companies...  MORE »

Advantech Launches IEC-62439-3 Compliant HSR/PRP Expansion Module

Aug 25, 2016 - Reliable network communications are critical for smart substation systems. Breakdowns, even within milliseconds, could pose threats to essential power supplies and even personnel safety and, with...  MORE »

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