Electrical Utilities A collection of news releases on the electric industry, including corporate earnings, usage studies, and advancements in the field of electrical energy, among other topics. News releases in this section cover electrical utilities news from both within the U.S. and abroad. Stories may be in English or other languages, as written.

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Jun 24, 2016, 08:10 ET Global Smart Thermostats Market Report 2015-2021: Market Grew 123% in 2015, Indicating Smart Home is Finally Becoming Mainstream - Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Smart Thermostats Market Report 2015-2021, Market Model + Quarterly Updates" report to...


Jun 24, 2016, 07:14 ET PPL Corporation Responds to U.K. referendum on Membership in European Union

 PPL Corporation on Friday (6/24) said the results of the June 23 referendum on Britain exiting the European Union are not expected to...


Jun 24, 2016, 06:00 ET Canadian Solar Announces that a Tornado Damaged Its Funing Cell Factory in China

Canadian Solar Inc. (the "Company", or "Canadian Solar") (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world's largest solar power companies, today announced that a...


Jun 23, 2016, 18:53 ET EFCA Commends California Public Utilities Commission for Adopting SGIP Reform

 The Energy Freedom Coalition of America (EFCA) praised the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) today for approving much-needed...


Jun 23, 2016, 18:18 ET Duke Energy making progress restoring power after Midwest storm

 Nearly 9,800 Duke Energy customers in Indiana, Kentucky and Ohio remain without power after overnight storms and fallen trees caused damage to...


Jun 23, 2016, 17:00 ET DTE Energy increases dividend for seventh straight year; annualized rate increases 5.5 percent

 The DTE Energy Board of Directors today declared a $0.77 per share dividend on its common stock payable Oct. 15, 2016, to shareholders of...


Jun 23, 2016, 13:22 ET Global Transmission & Distribution Networks Market Worth USD 270 Billion by 2025 - Analysis, Technologies & Forecasts Report 2015-2025 - Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "The World Market for Transmission & Distribution Equipment & Systems 2015-2025 "...


Jun 23, 2016, 11:24 ET Duke Energy issues one of the energy industry's first Diversity & Inclusion bond offerings

 Duke Energy Ohio today completed a milestone D&I bond offering. The $250-million transaction was led by five diversity firms, along with...


Jun 23, 2016, 11:00 ET Schneider Electric renews partnership with Habitat for Humanity

Schneider Electric will continue its partnership with Habitat for Humanity to provide residential equipment for Habitat homes and help families...


Jun 23, 2016, 10:39 ET Schneider Electric at Intersolar 2016: Innovations in Efficiency, Cloud Connectivity and Collaboration Lead New Solutions Lineup

- Schneider Electric will be showcasing innovation at every level at Intersolar 2016, Booth B2.110 - New offerings for utility-scale,...


Jun 23, 2016, 09:32 ET TXU Energy Signs Contracts with Dozens of Cities in First Half of 2016

 TXU Energy has tailored contracts for about two dozen Texas cities since January, meeting their unique needs and giving them long-term budget...


Jun 23, 2016, 08:09 ET Santanna Energy Services Announces Expansion to Dominion East Ohio

Santanna Energy Services has announced an expansion of their service area to include the Dominion East Ohio territory. Prior to this expansion,...


Jun 23, 2016, 07:00 ET Daqo New Energy Obtains Approval of RMB500 Million Credit Line from Chongqing Rural Commercial Bank

Daqo New Energy Corp. (NYSE: DQ) ("Daqo New Energy" or the "Company"), a leading manufacturer of high-purity polysilicon for the global solar PV...


Jun 23, 2016, 05:30 ET Le Pacte mondial des Nations Unies reconnait le fondateur et président-directeur général de SkyPower comme étant un pionnier des ODD 2016

Kerry Adler honoré comme un précurseur des MESURES EN FAVEUR DU CLIMAT   À l'occasion du  Sommet du Global Compact...


Jun 22, 2016, 15:43 ET Duke Energy Progress proposes more than $5 in monthly savings for N.C. customers

 Duke Energy Progress customers in North Carolina will see more than $5 in savings on their monthly energy costs in 2017 if the company's...


Jun 22, 2016, 15:38 ET Florida Power & Light Company recognized for innovative predictive smart grid tool

 Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) today announced it was named the winner of the Florida Governor's Sterling Award during the 24th...


Jun 22, 2016, 14:03 ET Pioneering Innovations of the Energy Storage Industry: The Panel of Judges Announces the Winners of the EES Award

ees Europe 2016 opened today with one of the highlights: The winners of the third ees AWARD were announced at a formal ceremony. The ceremony...


Jun 22, 2016, 13:45 ET State of Delaware Welcomes Direct Energy as an Innovative Power Supplier

In an official ceremony on the steps of Legislative Hall, the State of Delaware today formally named Direct Energy as the "Electric Retail Supplier...


Jun 22, 2016, 11:30 ET Elevators Modernization Market Estimated to Reach USD 11,289 Million by 2021 at a High CAGR - IndustryARC Research

According to the report "Elevators Modernization Market - By Elevator Type (Traction, Hydraulic); byComponents (Controller, Cabin Enclosure,...


Jun 22, 2016, 11:29 ET Fox To Lead Electric Transmission Texas

 Kip M. Fox has been named president of Electric Transmission Texas LLC (ETT), a transmission utility jointly owned by subsidiaries of American...


Jun 22, 2016, 10:00 ET Consumers Energy Spends Nearly $200 Million with West Michigan Companies in Last Year, Driving Economic Growth

Consumers Energy is helping to drive West Michigan economic growth by spending nearly $200 million with West Michigan companies over the past...


Jun 22, 2016, 08:30 ET Newmark Holdings Retrofits 24 NYC Commercial Properties With Independence LED Lighting; Sets New Energy Efficiency Benchmark

 Newmark Holdings, a vertically integrated owner, operator, property manager and developer of commercial real estate, announced it has...


Jun 21, 2016, 17:13 ET Atlantic Power Corporation Announces Election of Directors

 Atlantic Power Corporation (NYSE: AT) (TSX: ATP) ("Atlantic Power" or the "Company") announced that the nominees listed in the management...


Jun 21, 2016, 16:13 ET OLED Lighting Opportunities 2016-2026: Forecasts, Technologies, Players : Materials, manufacturing costs, modules and LED competitive assessment

The lighting market is a large and yet fragmented space. The fragmentation is driven by technology and customer need diversity. LEDs were the first...


Jun 21, 2016, 16:05 ET New Construction Homes Trending Toward Net Zero Energy with California Leading the Way

More than 80 percent of buyers today want energy-saving features in a new construction home, according to the National Association of Home Builders...