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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Sep 26, 2016, 19:11 ET Finalists from 25 Countries Compete for 2016 Platts Global Energy Awards

Energy companies from 25 countries have been selected as Finalists for the Platts Global Energy Awards.  The 2016 Finalists, chosen from over...


Sep 26, 2016, 16:02 ET Georgia Power offers fall planting guide to ensure reliability

 Georgia Power works every day to keep reliability high across the state and, during fall planting season, reminds customers that making the...


Sep 26, 2016, 15:36 ET The Freedonia Group: US Demand for Circuit Breakers & Fuses to Reach $5.3 Billion

The US market for circuit breakers and fuses is forecast to increase 4.3 percent per annum to $5.3 billion in 2020.  Sales expansion will be...


Sep 26, 2016, 11:30 ET Duke Energy offers Palmetto State teachers $200,000 for literacy, STEM projects

If you fund it, they will learn. Duke Energy is partnering with DonorsChoose.org to help South Carolina teachers develop projects that enhance...


Sep 26, 2016, 11:30 ET Duke Energy to match $200,000 for STEM projects in Ohio and Kentucky classrooms

 Duke Energy is issuing a challenge: Donate toward a classroom learning project in Greater Cincinnati, and Duke Energy will match it –...


Sep 26, 2016, 11:00 ET 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)

 America's leading consumer research company, J.D. Power, has issued its 2016 Retail Electric Provider Customer Satisfaction Studysm (the...


Sep 26, 2016, 10:22 ET NEMA Revises the Premiere Guide to Motors and Generators, NEMA MG 1-2016

The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) revised NEMA MG 1-2016 Motors and Generators. NEMA MG 1 assists users in the proper...


Sep 26, 2016, 10:13 ET Engineered Rigging Speeds Bridge Work: Rapid Bridge Replacement System Swaps Railroad Spans in One Day

 Engineered Rigging, innovators in motion, today launched its new Rapid Bridge Replacement System, which enables railroads and their...


Sep 26, 2016, 09:40 ET FirstEnergy's Pennsylvania Utilities Offer Home Energy Audits

FirstEnergy Corp.'s (NYSE: FE) Pennsylvania utilities (Met-Ed, Penelec, Penn Power and West Penn Power) offer a Home Energy Audit program that can...


Sep 26, 2016, 09:05 ET Canadian Solar Subsidiary Recurrent Energy Completes 200 Megawatt Tranquillity Solar Project

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


Sep 26, 2016, 09:01 ET FERC Urged To Halt Review Of Outdated PennEast Pipeline Application Due To Out-of-Time Route Changes, Far-Reaching Threats To Water, Land, Air Quality

 The New Jersey Conservation Foundation (NJ Conservation) and Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association (SBMWA) today called upon the Federal...


Sep 26, 2016, 09:00 ET Southern Company subsidiary's Tranquillity Solar Facility in California begins operation

Southern Company subsidiary Southern Power and Recurrent Energy today announced the commercial operation of the 200-megawatt (MW) Tranquillity...


Sep 26, 2016, 09:00 ET Top Innovations in Israeli Clean Energy Solutions to be Showcased at 7th Eilat-Eilot Conference

The 7th Eilat-Eilot Renewable and Clean Energy Conference (EilatRE2016), to be held November 27-29, 2016 at the Dan Hotel in Eilat, Israel, will...


Sep 26, 2016, 08:40 ET Beaver Valley Power Station Unit 1 Begins Refueling and Maintenance Outage

 FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company (FENOC), a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), announced its Beaver Valley Power Station Unit 1...


Sep 26, 2016, 06:59 ET Susquehanna Nuclear Plans Brief Unit 2 Maintenance Outage

 Talen Energy is planning to take a brief maintenance outage on Unit 2 at the Susquehanna nuclear power plant in Luzerne County, Pa., within...


Sep 26, 2016, 06:50 ET JinkoSolar Helps Create Nation's First PV Recycling Network

JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. ("JinkoSolar"), a global leader in the photovoltaic (PV) industry, today announced that its wholly owned subsidiary,...


Sep 26, 2016, 06:02 ET ReneSola Extends Share Repurchase Program

ReneSola Ltd ("ReneSola" or the "Company") (www.renesola.com) (NYSE: SOL), a leading fully-integrated solar project developer and provider of...


Sep 26, 2016, 03:00 ET Top-Innovationen bei israelischen Lösungen für saubere Energie werden auf der 7. Eilat-Eilot-Konferenz präsentiert

Das Programm für 2016 beinhaltet die Endrunde des Wettbewerbs Cleantech Open mit den vielversprechendsten etablierten israelischen...


Sep 24, 2016, 19:20 ET Caterpillar Gives the Gift of Power to St. Luke's Foundation for Haiti

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) is giving a generator set, powered by one of its most powerful engines, to St. Luke's Foundation for Haiti to aid the...


Sep 23, 2016, 17:10 ET Research and Markets - Global High Temperature Superconducting Wires Market CAGR Growth of 4.8% by 2020 - Trends, Technologies & Opportunities Report 2016-2020 - Key Vendors: THEVA, Nexans, Fujikura

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global High Temperature Superconducting Wires Market 2016-2020" report to their offering....


Sep 23, 2016, 16:30 ET Alliant Energy Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Tom Hanson announces retirement

Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT) Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Tom Hanson has announced his intent to retire from the...


Sep 23, 2016, 14:35 ET NextEra Energy and NextEra Energy Partners chairman and chief executive officer to present at the 2016 Wolfe Research Power & Gas Leaders Conference

 Jim Robo, chairman and chief executive officer of NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) and NextEra Energy Partners, LP (NYSE: NEP), is scheduled...


Sep 23, 2016, 14:33 ET PSE&G cuts residential gas bills for seventh straight year

PSE&G announced today that customers will pay 7.2 percent less this year under new natural gas supply rates approved by the New Jersey Board of...


Sep 23, 2016, 14:10 ET Global Electrical Equipment Market for the Power Distribution Industry 2016-2020 - Transformation of Indian Electricity Sector a Key Driver - Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Electrical Equipment Market for the Power Distribution Industry 2016-2020" report...


Sep 23, 2016, 12:10 ET Global Market for Towers and Poles 2016-2020 With Base Year of 2015 - Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "The Global Market for Towers and Poles 2016 (4th Edition)" report to their...