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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Dec 01, 2016, 16:05 ET WEC Energy Group announces plan to increase dividend

The board of directors of WEC Energy Group (NYSE: WEC) today announced that it is planning to raise the quarterly dividend on the...


Dec 01, 2016, 16:03 ET SM Energy Announces Closing Of Williston Basin Divestiture

SM Energy Company (NYSE: SM) announced today that the Company closed the previously announced divestiture of its Williston Basin assets located...


Dec 01, 2016, 15:10 ET India Fire Safety Equipment Market Outlook, 2021: Market is Anticipated to Register the CAGR of 19.2% - Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "India Fire Safety Equipment Market Outlook, 2021" report to their offering. According...


Dec 01, 2016, 14:37 ET GATE's Newest Business Unit Focuses on Doing More with Less

Gibson Applied Technology and Engineering (dba GATE), a GATE Energy Company, is pleased to announce the launch of their Project Management and...


Dec 01, 2016, 14:14 ET TOTAL Unveils The New RUBIA OPTIMA Lubricants Range For Heavy Duty Engines, Meeting API CK-4 And FA-4 Specifications For Cleaner And More Fuel-Efficient Transport

The Lubricants business of TOTAL Specialties USA Inc. (TSUSA), announces the launch of the new RUBIA OPTIMA range. This range, designed for...


Dec 01, 2016, 13:18 ET It Can Be Done! Launches Every Child Deserves Water GoFundMe Campaign to Raise Awareness and Funds for Safe Water Access in Tanzania Villages

It Can Be Done! is pleased to announce their new Every Child Deserves Water campaign, a mission which aims to bring safe water access to schools...


Dec 01, 2016, 13:13 ET CME Group Energy Complex Reaches All-Time Daily High of 4.5 Million Contracts

CME Group, the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, experienced a record high in single-day Energy complex volume with...


Dec 01, 2016, 13:00 ET When Making a Holiday Gift List, Check it Twice for Batteries

The phrase "batteries not included" can put a major damper on holiday gift-giving, forcing eager kids and techies alike to wait before testing out...


Dec 01, 2016, 12:45 ET Goodnight Midstream Secures Debt Financing and Expands Presence in Bakken

Goodnight Midstream, LLC, the professional fluids management company, today announces the closing of a $105 million syndicated revolving loan. The...


Dec 01, 2016, 12:40 ET Groups Show PennEast's Latest Claims as Desperate Attempt to Give Pipeline a Purpose

PennEast's most recent claims of public benefit don't hold up to serious scrutiny, according to documents filed today by the Eastern...


Dec 01, 2016, 12:18 ET POWER Magazine Announces Award-Winning Renewable Power Plants

POWER magazine today officially announced winners of its 2016 Top Plants in the renewable generation category. This year's winners are sited in...


Dec 01, 2016, 11:50 ET Survey: Vast Majority of Utahns Believe Rocky Mountain Power's Proposal Discriminates Against Residential Solar Customers

The vast majority of Utahns oppose an increase in electricity costs for homeowners who power their homes with solar energy and agree that Rocky...


Dec 01, 2016, 11:33 ET Newfield Exploration to Present at Upcoming Events

Newfield Exploration Company (NYSE: NFX) is scheduled to present at the following events: Capital One Securities 11th Annual Energy Conference...


Dec 01, 2016, 11:00 ET Noble Corporation plc To Present At The Capital One Securities 2016 Energy Conference

Noble Corporation plc (NYSE: NE) announced today that Jeffrey L. Chastain, Vice President – Investor Relations and Corporate Communications,...


Dec 01, 2016, 10:50 ET PSE&G Reminds Customers to Apply for Assistance in Paying Winter Heating Bills

Versión Español With cold weather just around the corner, PSE&G reminds customers that the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)...


Dec 01, 2016, 10:21 ET Atlantic Power Corporation and Atlantic Power Preferred Equity Ltd. Announce Quarterly Dividends Rate on the Cumulative Floating Rate Preferred Shares, Series 3 of Atlantic Power Preferred Equity Ltd.

Atlantic Power Corporation ("Atlantic Power") and Atlantic Power Preferred Equity Ltd. (TSX: AZP.PR.A, AZP.PR.B and AZP.PR.C) (the "Corporation"),...


Dec 01, 2016, 10:15 ET Met-Ed Completing Long-Term Infrastructure Improvement Plan

Metropolitan Edison Company (Met-Ed) is completing work on approximately $7.5 million of electric system projects as part of its 2016 Long-Term...


Dec 01, 2016, 10:00 ET Geospatial Corporation, a Google Cloud Partner - Technology Track Announces Success Introducing Underground Pipeline Mapping, Management and Software to the Energy Industry

Geospatial Corporation (OTCQB symbol: "GSPH") announced today that the Company has successfully completed more than 50 pipeline mapping projects...


Dec 01, 2016, 10:00 ET Sumitomo Electric Starts Operation of Concentrator Photovoltaic Power Generation Pilot Plant

Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd (SEI). has completed the construction of a 1 MW concentrator photovoltaic (CPV) power generation plant in the...


Dec 01, 2016, 10:00 ET PMI® at 53.2%; November Manufacturing ISM® Report On Business®; New Orders, Production and Employment Growing; Inventories Contracting; Supplier Deliveries Slowing

Economic activity in the manufacturing sector expanded in November, and the overall economy grew for the 90th consecutive month, say the nation's...