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NorthWestern wins FERC approval to finance hydro transaction

10/31/2014

. The issuance of securities will be used to finance the hydroelectric acquisition from PPL Montana

DOE invests $13 million in advanced nuclear power reactors

10/31/2014 The Energy Department announced awards for five companies to lead key nuclear energy research and development projects supporting advanced rea...

After Fukushima, Japan has renewable energy boom

10/31/2014 The utilities say they can't accommodate the flood of newcomers to the green energy business, throwing in doubt the future of Japan's up-to-no...

Guam to build $589 million power plant to comply with regulations

10/30/2014

The plant is expected to provide more than three-quarters of the island's power needs by 2020

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Power4Georgians gets 18-month extension on coal plant air permit

10/29/2014

The extension will give Power4Georgians time to determine if or how Plant Washington will be affected by that CO2 rule

FirstEnergy returns Perry to service after unplanned outage

10/29/2014

The plant experienced an unexpected shut down at 2:18 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 20, a FirstEnergy spokesperson said  

VIDEO: NRC resumes license renewals for U.S. nuclear power plants

10/29/2014

Following a two-year hiatus, the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission has resumed issuing license renewals for nuclear power plants 

Utilities open new gas-fired plant in Cheyenne

10/29/2014 Although Wyoming is the nation's leading coal-producing state, officials say federal regulations now make it effectively impossible to open a ...
SPOOKY SLIDESHOW: 12 utility tales guaranteed to give you goosebumps

SPOOKY SLIDESHOW: 12 utility tales guaranteed to give you goosebumps

10/28/2014

WEEKLY NEWSCAST

WEBCASTS

Architecting Communication Networks for Smart Grids

This webinar will provide the essentials of communication networking to meet the challenges of the Smart Grid through network transformation. 

( 11/11/2014 / 01:00 PM

The Power of Behavioral Design: Lessons for Energy Efficiency Providers

Behavioral design principles are key differentiators when it comes to influencing consumer behavior. All around us, design thinking is revolutionizing the way that organizations and businesses enga...
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3D BIM for Substations—Driving Efficiency from Design Through Operation and Maintenance

In this webinar, PESTECH will describe their transition to intelligent substation design and its essential role in their corporate BIM strategy. The presentation will illustrate how a substation de...
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High Availability Networks. Application of IEC6439-3 Protocols for IEC61850 Process Bus implementation

Networks can now be built for the first time with genuinely uninterrupted data communication between sensors, drives and measuring equipment. These new techniques, PRP (Parallel Redundancy Protocol...
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Managed Services: More Smart Grid Benefits; Less Smart Grid Risk

Planning and deploying smart grid solutions is a challenge under the best of circumstances, and for many, balancing the risk-reward continuum is a ...

Rear Projection DLP™ Cubes with LED Light Source vs. Slim-Bezel LCD in Control Rooms

The primary purpose of display systems in command and control applications is to provide domain experts (operators) with a large, clear, high-resol...

Advanced Analytics and Actionable Intelligence: How Ambit Energy is using data analytics to deliver business value

Data and effective use of technology are prominent in the decision-making processes for Ambit Energy. In fact, data is at the core of new product d...
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