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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17 May, 2017, 02:30 ET Ecopetrol Announces Conference Call regarding 2016 20-F Filing

(BVC: ECOPETROL; NYSE: EC) ("Ecopetrol" or the "Company) On Wednesday, May 17, Ecopetrol's senior management will host one conference call in...


17 May, 2017, 01:37 ET Ecopetrol announces the non-filing of its annual report on Form 20-F for the year ended December 31, 2016

Ecopetrol S.A. (BVC: ECOPETROL; NYSE: EC) announced that it will be unable to file its annual report on Form 20-F for the year ended December 31,...


16 May, 2017, 23:00 ET Trilliant Networks and Ho Chi Minh Power Corporation Complete Pilot of Vietnam's First Smart City Communications Platform

Trilliant Networks, a global provider of IoT and smart energy solutions, together with Ho Chi Minh Power Corporation (EVNHCMC) have successfully...


16 May, 2017, 18:30 ET Yingli Green Energy Files Its Annual Report on Form 20-F

Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE) ("Yingli Green Energy" or "the Company"), one of the world's leading solar panel...


16 May, 2017, 17:45 ET Geoffrey Reyes of Servitek Solutions Recognized as the Los Angeles SBA 2017 Veteran Business Champion of the Year

On April 7, 2017, the U.S. Small Business Administration Los Angeles District Office awarded Geoffrey Reyes the 2017 Veteran Business Champion of...


16 May, 2017, 16:33 ET Global Cyberattack Underscores Need to Strengthen U.S. Electric Grid

The global cyberattack that brought millions of computer networks to a halt last week serves as an important reminder that securing the nation's...


16 May, 2017, 16:23 ET Georgia Power announces new 139-MW solar project at Robins Air Force Base

Georgia Power has announced plans to build a new 139 megawatt (MW) solar facility adjacent to Robins Air Force Base (AFB) in Warner Robins,...


16 May, 2017, 16:15 ET ONEOK and ONEOK Partners Announce Upcoming Investor Conferences

ONEOK, Inc. (NYSE: OKE) and ONEOK Partners, L.P. (NYSE: OKS) will participate in the Wells Fargo "Kick the Tires" Fixed-income Conference on...


16 May, 2017, 16:15 ET Pioneer Energy Services to Present at the UBS Global Oil & Gas Conference on May 24

Pioneer Energy Services (NYSE: PES) today announced that the Company's senior management will participate in the UBS Global Oil & Gas...


16 May, 2017, 15:40 ET American Electric Power Seeks Bids For Powder River Basin Coal

American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP) is seeking offers for the supply of Powder River Basin (PRB) coal to one or more of its generating...


16 May, 2017, 15:39 ET Survey: 1 in 4 Adults Would Swim with Diarrhea

Americans will soon head to the pool as Memorial Day weekend marks the unofficial start of the swimming season, but a new survey reveals that...


16 May, 2017, 15:28 ET CLEAR Coalition Joins State Legislators To Demand An Extraction Tax In FY 2017-18 Budget

Members of the CLEAR Coalition will stand with state representatives to demand an extraction tax on natural gas as part of the 2017-18 state...


16 May, 2017, 14:25 ET Asia-Pacific Aesthetic Lasers and Energy Devices Market Outlook to 2023

Summary GlobalData's new report, "Asia-Pacific Aesthetic Lasers and Energy Devices Market Outlook to 2023", provides key market data on the...


16 May, 2017, 14:00 ET DTE Energy announces plan to reduce carbon emissions by 80 percent

DTE Energy today announced a broad sustainability initiative that will reduce the company's carbon emissions by more than 80 percent by 2050. This...


16 May, 2017, 13:53 ET Duke Energy awards $1.1 million in Water Resources Fund grants to improve local water quality

Fourteen organizations spanning 27 counties in North Carolina and South Carolina will receive more than $1.1 million in new grants from Duke...


16 May, 2017, 13:20 ET Strategic Energy Directions: Keynote Speakers from Google, Southern California Edison and Kaiser Permanente to Headline West Coast Energy Management Congress

As the Western region is at the forefront for developing clean energy strategies and energy efficiency programs and standards, the Association of...


16 May, 2017, 12:40 ET Growth Spawns Conco Services Corporation to Move to a New Location in Texas

Conco Services Corporation recently moved its Texas Industrial Division into a larger facility. The move was the result of Conco's...


16 May, 2017, 12:40 ET Global Organic Essential Oils Market 2017-2021

About Organic Essential Oils Essential oil is a concentrated, volatile, aromatic liquid obtained from the fruits, flowers, seeds, bark, leaves...


16 May, 2017, 11:00 ET Honeywell Starts Up $300 Million Automotive Refrigerant Production Facility In Louisiana

Honeywell (NYSE: HON) today announced that it has started commercial operations at its new manufacturing plant in Geismar, La., to meet the growing...


16 May, 2017, 10:50 ET FirstEnergy CEO Jones Addresses Shareholders

During his address following today's Annual Meeting of Shareholders, President and Chief Executive Officer Charles E. Jones said FirstEnergy Corp....