Utilities News releases from a general, all-encompassing perspective on the utilities sector are collected here. Topics cover a variety of information on utility companies, as well as power and energy sources such as electric, wind, solar, gas, water, and oil. Information on technological developments, usage, environmental issues, and innovation are offered in this section, along with corporate earnings reports and trends. Releases in this section are both in English and other languages, as-written.

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May 23, 2016, 16:17 ET Parsley Energy, LLC Announces $200 Million Private Placement of Senior Unsecured Notes due 2024

Parsley Energy, LLC ("Parsley"), a subsidiary of Parsley Energy, Inc. (NYSE: PE) ("Parsley Inc."), and Parsley's wholly owned subsidiary, Parsley...


May 23, 2016, 16:16 ET Parsley Energy Announces Public Offering of Class A Common Stock

 Parsley Energy, Inc. (NYSE: PE) ("Parsley Energy" or the "Company") today announced that it has commenced an underwritten public offering of...


May 23, 2016, 16:15 ET Parsley Energy Announces Acquisition of Mineral Rights in the Southern Delaware Basin

Parsley Energy, Inc. (NYSE: PE) ("Parsley Energy," "Parsley," or the "Company") today announced that it has entered into an agreement to...


May 23, 2016, 16:07 ET Rutgers students win $50,000 from the U.S. Department of Energy to fund a business in wind power

Three Rutgers students with ambitions of building a company around a new device for harvesting wind power won the top prize of $50,000 in a U.S....


May 23, 2016, 16:04 ET Tidewater Announces Conference Call

 Tidewater Inc. (NYSE: TDW) announced today that its fiscal 2016 fourth quarter (ended March 31, 2016) earnings conference call has been...


May 23, 2016, 16:01 ET The World's First Metro to Run on Solar Energy Powered by Total and SunPower

 Total and SunPower Corp. (Nasdaq: SPWR) today announced that SunPower has signed a power purchase agreement for the supply of 300 gigawatt...


May 23, 2016, 15:28 ET RedGuard and Specialist Services announce joint venture, forming the world's largest blast-resistant and offshore Zone 1 module lease company

RedGuard has announced a joint venture with Specialist Services Group to provide blast-resistant and ballistic modules to the oil and gas,...


May 23, 2016, 15:05 ET Profile of Movers and Shakers in the Distributed Energy Resource Management System Market

Growing number of distributed resources including solar and EV charging stations is expected to present significant economic and technical...


May 23, 2016, 14:48 ET Blurring Boundary Lines--The Emergence of 3D Printing in the Water and Wastewater Industry

The cost of water and wastewater treatment is increasing substantially and countries worldwide are looking at alternate methods to treat water,...


May 23, 2016, 14:22 ET Global Water Metering Market Growing to $7.5 Billion Per Year by 2026

Water infrastructure across the world is in need of major upgrades to improve its efficiency. Globally, nearly one-third of water delivered by...


May 23, 2016, 13:57 ET Georgia Power Social Media Center opens in Atlanta

Georgia Power has opened a new, state-of-the-art Social Media Center to meet the increasing demand for social media engagement and enhance customer...


May 23, 2016, 13:30 ET ASAP: New Dehumidifier Standards Will Help Dry Up Excess Energy Use

On Friday, the US Department of Energy (DOE) finalized new efficiency standards for dehumidifiers. In addition to reducing the power consumption of...


May 23, 2016, 12:05 ET Ways That Businesses Can Prepare For Hurricane Season

 With hurricane season rapidly approaching, AP Gas & Electric (TX), LLC, a leading independent provider of electricity for homes and...


May 23, 2016, 11:15 ET Stormwater Keynote and Innovation at StormCon Indianapolis

StormCon's conference topics include surface water pollution prevention, post-construction stormwater management, special MS4s and advanced...


May 23, 2016, 11:00 ET Alliant Energy names Dirk Mahling Vice President of Technology

Patricia Kampling, Alliant Energy Corporation Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, announced that Dirk Mahling has been named Vice...


May 23, 2016, 10:13 ET Nature, Inc. Announces Intelligent Room Air Conditioner Controller "Nature Remo"

 Nature, Inc. announces new IoT product "Nature Remo", an air conditioner controller that transforms any window-mounted or through-wall AC into...


May 23, 2016, 09:33 ET Georgia Power engages 100,000 students in STEM learning

 Georgia Power announced today a significant increase in the number of students engaged in its energy learning programs throughout the...


May 23, 2016, 09:30 ET Global Autoclaved Aerated Concrete Market Expected to Grow at 8.1% CAGR During 2016 - 2022: P&S Market Research

According to market research "Global Autoclaved Aerated Concrete Market Size, Share, Development, Growth and Demand Forecast to 2022 - Industry...


May 23, 2016, 09:30 ET Argus welcomes General Atlantic as strategic investor

 Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to enter a strategic...


May 23, 2016, 09:00 ET Amtech Systems Appoints Albert Hasper, Ph.D, as Managing Director of Amtech Europe And Jan-Marc Luchies, Ph.D, as Chief Technology Officer

Amtech Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASYS), a global supplier of production equipment and related supplies for the solar, semiconductor, and LED...