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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Jun 24, 2016, 17:17 ET FirstEnergy Foundation Contributes $25,000 to the West Virginia American Red Cross

 The FirstEnergy Foundation will contribute $25,000 to the West Virginia American Red Cross to support relief efforts for West Virginia...


Jun 24, 2016, 14:29 ET Fair Fund zal bepaalde investeerders in American Depository Shares in BP plc compenseren

RCB Fund Services LLC, de Distributeur voor het BP plc ("BP") Fair Fund (Het "BP Fair Fund"), kondigt de opening aan van het...


Jun 24, 2016, 12:30 ET Ecopetrol offers 20 production assets to oil and gas companies

 Ecopetrol S.A. ("Ecopetrol") announces that it launched 'Ronda Campos 2016,' a public and competitive bidding process, the objective of...


Jun 24, 2016, 12:06 ET The case for restoring WTI as the global oil pricing benchmark

Arguably the world's most valuable commodity, crude oil is essential to modern life, the building block for everything from gasoline to guitar...


Jun 24, 2016, 11:51 ET Brexit and the Markets: CROSS-COMMODITY FACTBOX by S&P Global Platts

 The United Kingdom's vote to leave the European Union sent shockwaves Friday through many of the commodities that S&P Global Platts...


Jun 24, 2016, 11:46 ET Transportation Department, NASA, Partners Visit Charlotte to Open Test Lab to Streamline Air Travel

 U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx and NASA Administrator Charles Bolden today were joined by representatives from the Federal...


Jun 24, 2016, 11:30 ET JCP&L Completes 15 Major Distribution Line Upgrades to Help Prevent or Reduce Power Outages for Electric Customers

Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) has completed upgrades on 15 major circuits serving nearly 28,000 customers in Burlington, Hunterdon,...


Jun 24, 2016, 11:17 ET Greenbacker Renewable Energy Company LLC Provides a $25.9 Million Turbine Supply Loan to a Wind Project in Montana

 Greenbacker Renewable Energy Company LLC ("Greenbacker") announced today that through a wholly owned subsidiary it provided a Turbine Supply...


Jun 24, 2016, 11:05 ET Sustainable Innovations Wins NASA Phase II SBIR Contract to Purify Scarce Helium Used in Rocket Launch Operations

 Sustainable Innovations received a contract from NASA to supply a commercial-scale system to recycle helium, a resource that is in scarce...


Jun 24, 2016, 11:04 ET Shizuoka Capital Wealth Management - Authorities and Central Banks Need Two Way Communications

 Regular discussions on a range of subjects including policies, debt and investment need to take place between the two entities said...


Jun 24, 2016, 10:37 ET Parsley Energy Establishes Corporate Development Department and Expands Management Team

 Parsley Energy, Inc. (NYSE: PE) ("the Company") today announced that it has formed a dedicated corporate development department and appointed...


Jun 24, 2016, 10:00 ET Murray American Energy, Inc. Announces that the BCOA and the UMWA Have Reached a Tentative Labor Agreement; Contract Runs Through 2021

 Murray American Energy, Inc. ("Murray American") announced today that the Bituminous Coal Operators Association, Inc. ("BCOA") and the United...


Jun 24, 2016, 09:02 ET Swank Capital and Cushing® Asset Management Announce Rebalancing of The Cushing® Upstream Energy Income Index

 Swank Capital, LLC and Cushing® Asset Management, LP announce today the upcoming rebalancing of The Cushing® Upstream Energy Income...


Jun 24, 2016, 08:07 ET Le Fair Fund s'apprête à rémunérer certains investisseurs ayant acquis des ADS de BP plc

RCB Fund Services LLC, agent de distribution du BP plc (« BP ») Fair Fund (le « BP Fair Fund »), annonce...


Jun 24, 2016, 08:02 ET Stellar Solar's $2.99 per Watt Solar Breaks the $3.00 Threshold - Bringing Solar Power to the Masses

Stellar Solar, one of California's leading commercial and residential solar installers since 1998 is now offering residential solar at $2.99 per...


Jun 24, 2016, 08:00 ET Tantech Holdings Ltd. Acquires 5% Minority Interest in Its PRC Operating Subsidiary

Tantech Holdings Ltd. (NASDAQ: TANH) ("Tantech" or the "Company"), a leading manufacturer of bamboo-based charcoal products, announced today that...


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 Dril-Quip, Inc. To Present At J.P. Morgan Inaugural Energy Equity Conference

 Dril-Quip, Inc. (NYSE: DRQ) today announced that Jerry M. Brooks, Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer, will deliver a...


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 24, 2016, 06:00 ET Sungevity Challenges 2016 U.S. Presidential Candidates To A Solar Throwdown

Sungevity, Inc., the solar energy company credited with getting solar panels put on the White House in 2014 with its "Globama Campaign," is at it...