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Senator wants power utilities to invest in energy storage

05/28/2015 Sens. Angus King and Martin Heinrich introduced legislation to establish a nationa...

Wyoming power plant owners settle rate dispute

05/28/2015 Officials said Lincoln Electric System, which owns almost 13 percent of the Larami...

Wartsila, ABB to improve efficiency for power plant in Pakistan

05/27/2015 Wärtsilä and ABB united their expertise to carry out a turbocharger upgrade for a ...

Senator wants power utilities to invest in energy storage

05/28/2015 Sens. Angus King and Martin Heinrich introduced legislation to establish a nationa...

Vattenfall, E.On cooperate on nuclear power plant decommissioning

05/28/2015 Vattenfall and E.On to cooperate in decommissioning and dismantling process of joi...

Kansas gov to sign bill on power plant emissions cuts

05/28/2015

Gov. Brownback's office said he would sign the bill Thursday

Wyoming power plant owners settle rate dispute

05/28/2015 Officials said Lincoln Electric System, which owns almost 13 percent of the Larami...

Republican presidential hopefuls tackle energy policy at conference

05/28/2015 Chris Christie, Jeb Bush, Carly Fiorina, Ben Carson and other candidates sound off...

APS completes Yuma-Phoenix transmission line

05/27/2015 The transmission project will bolster the reliability for Yuma area customers and ...

NRC staff official delegated to approve Watts Bar 2 operating license

05/27/2015 TVA said May 27 that it was pleased to see the move taken by the NRC commission&nb...

Johnson Controls, U.S. Army improve energy resiliency at Aberdeen Proving Ground

05/27/2015 The new natural gas cogeneration plant designed by Johnson Controls will supply a ...

JCP&L completes transmission and distribution projects prior to summer season

05/27/2015 With the upcoming hot summer months expected to produce higher electric usage, JCP...

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HD Electric Company provides the utility industry with test, measurement and control products that improve the safety and quality of utility work practices.

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HD Electric Co

HD Electric Company provides the utility industry with test, measurement and control products that improve the safety and quality of utility work practices.

TC Communications

Specializes in rugged Ethernet, voice and data communications products for power utilities. Flagship product is the JumboSwitch, an industrial hardened multi-service Ethernet switch platform that integrates 23 different interface options.

Elan Technical Corp

S-Products Inc

Designs, develops and manufactures temperature transmitters, alarms, digital panel meters, process indicators and digital thermometers for the power industry.

Mueller Systems

Provides smart metering solutions, including advanced AMI/AMR, to optimize the delivery and use of water and energy.

Bronto Skylift

Offers a variety of insulated and non-insulated truck-mounted aerial work platforms with platform heights to more than 300 ft. and horizontal outreach to 108 ft.

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GOVERNMENTS MISSING THE MARK ON ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENTAL REGULATIONS

The following information was released by the Fraser Institute:Policymakers have encumbered Canadians with superfluous and needlessly costly environmental regulations that do little to improve the environment, finds a new study released today by t...

LEAHY, SANDERS VOICE OPPOSITION TO OIL DRILLING IN ARCTIC OCEAN

The following information was released by Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders:Following the recent ecologically devastating oil spill in California coastal waters, Senator Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) and Senator Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) this week voiced their ...

BETTER BUILDINGS EXPANDING TO HELP INCREASE EFFICIENCY IN HOMES

The following information was released by the U.S. Department of Energy:NEWS MEDIA CONTACT(202) 586-4940To further advance energy efficiency in buildings across the country, the Department of Energy is launching two new Better Buildings Accelerato...

MCAS Miramar Receives Energy Conservation Award

The U.S. Marine Corps Air Station Miramar issued the following news release:

Marine Corps Air Station Miramar bested all other government installations nationwide to win the 2015 EPA Federal Green Challenge Award for Energy May 20.

NRC authorizes staffto issue Unit 2 license

Staff WriterFor the first time in nearly two decades, the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission has voted to issue an operating license for a new nuclear power plant, pending staff approval of final startup tests.Thirty-six years after construction b...

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