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North Carolina group wants Duke Energy to build fewer power plants

12/18/2014 Duke Energy responded in a statement that NC WARN is complaining after the company built natural gas and solar power units to replace many of the c...

Revenue from zero energy buildings to total nearly $4.6 trillion through 2035

12/18/2014 Worldwide revenue from zero energy buildings is expected to total nearly $4.6 trillion from 2014 through 2035, according to a report from Navigant ...

SDG&E Sunrise Powerline transmission line delivers 1 GW of renewable energy

12/18/2014 San Diego Gas & Electric said more than 1,000 MW of renewable power is being delivered to the San Diego region made possible by the Sunrise Pow...

E.On commissions large scale wind and solar projects

12/18/2014

E.On has developed 2.7 GW of wind projects in the United States since 2005 

GE to supply wind power project in Poland

12/18/2014

Galicja is GE’s first wind farm in the southern Polish region of Podkarpackie

Allete buys wind farm from NRG Energy

12/18/2014

The unit of Allete paid $15 million to NRG Energy to acquire Storm Lake 1, which is adjacent to Storm Lake 2 

Partners secure financing for 215 MW wind power project in Panama

12/17/2014

The World Bank-led financing provides $300 million for the project, which is expected to reach commercial operation in 2015

Southern Co. unit to expand solar development in Georgia

12/17/2014

The solar power facility will be constructed on a 911-acre site in Taylor County

PGE completes 267 MW Tucannon River Wind Farm

12/17/2014

Tucannon River Wind Farm is located on 20,000 acres near Dayton, Wash.

With more transmission, Nebraska could integrate 2 GW more wind power

12/16/2014 The state of Nebraska could benefit from developing an additional 5,000 to 10,000 MW of wind power, but this could require building out transmissio...

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Engaging the Small and Mid-sized Business (SMB) Market Place

This session will outline how Duke Energy leveraged Voice of Customer insights, previous experience in similar outreach programs, and careful internal analysis to identify an improvement opportunit...
( 02/04/2015 / 03:00 PM

When Grid Optimization is Not Enough: Making Cents of Disruptive Change.

Electric utilities today face unprecedented volatility and business challenges. To stay competitive and ensure a managed transition to a sustainable future, electric utilities must ensure grid reli...
( 02/04/2015 / 12:30 PM

Avoid the 7 Pitfalls of Premium Power: Lessons Learned

Premium power is an increasingly valuable tool for utilities and municipalities, who can charge more for supplying power to customers with critical loads. At the same time, more customers have thei...
( 02/03/2015 / 05:00 PM

The Integrated Operating Model Creating an Advanced Outage Management Environment to Control the Grid

Amy Hime, Senior Manager of Engineering and Asset Systems at Enersource, will discuss the journey they took to move from traditional methods, to an advanced outage management environment to manage ...
( 02/03/2015 / 01:30 PM

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Envisioning the Smart Grid of the Future

While it is true that the future is unknowable, it’s a safe guess that the smart grid of tomorrow will be dramatically different than the smart gri...

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...

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