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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Jan 12, 2017, 14:15 ET Nuclear Imaging Equipment Market by Product, Hybrid PET, Planar Scintigraphy, Application, End user - Global Forecasts to 2021

The nuclear imaging equipment market is projected to reach USD 2.85 billion by 2021 from USD 2.25 billion in 2016, growing at a CAGR of 4.8% in the...


Jan 12, 2017, 13:37 ET Aclara Acquires Smart Grid Solutions Division Of Apex CoVantage

Aclara Technologies LLC ("Aclara"), a leading supplier of smart infrastructure solutions (SIS) to electric, gas and water utilities, has acquired...


Jan 12, 2017, 13:20 ET New report shows 1 in 4 Colorado households can't afford basic needs

A recently released employment and income report shows that more than one in four Colorado households can't afford to pay for their basic needs....


Jan 12, 2017, 13:15 ET FirstEnergy Receives Industry Recognition for Assisting Utilities in Florida and South Carolina Following Hurricane Matthew

For the 11th consecutive year, FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) has earned recognition for its emergency response efforts from the Edison Electric...


Jan 12, 2017, 11:06 ET Stay Warm This Winter with Tips from Dominion Virginia Power

Cold weather can bring discomfort and worry about higher winter bills, but Dominion Virginia Power is working hard to help customers stay warm this...


Jan 12, 2017, 11:00 ET Noble Corporation plc To Announce Fourth Quarter And Full Year 2016 Results

Noble Corporation plc (NYSE: NE) today announced it plans to report financial results for the fourth quarter and full year 2016 on Thursday,...


Jan 12, 2017, 10:00 ET J-POWER USA Acquires Equity Stake in Tenaska Power Plant Project in Pennsylvania

J-POWER Westmoreland, LLC, a subsidiary of J-POWER USA Investment Co., Ltd. ("J-POWER USA"), has secured an equity stake from Tenaska in the...


Jan 12, 2017, 08:00 ET Gridtential Secures $6 Million from Battery Industry Strategics, East Penn Manufacturing, Crown Battery Manufacturing, Leoch International and Power-Sonic Inc.

Gridtential Inc., an innovator in low-cost, high-performance energy storage technologies, today announced it has completed a $6 million fundraise...


Jan 12, 2017, 08:00 ET 8point3 Energy Partners to Announce Fourth-Quarter Results on January 26, 2017

8point3 Energy Partners LP (NASDAQ:CAFD) will announce its fourth-quarter 2016 financial results on a conference call on Thursday, January 26, 2017...


Jan 12, 2017, 08:00 ET Frost & Sullivan Awards Gala Draws in Top Industry Leaders for Prestigious Recognition

Frost & Sullivan honored recipients at its 2017 Excellence in Best Practices Awards Gala held January 11, 2017 in La Jolla at the San Diego...


Jan 12, 2017, 07:44 ET Cesbe, Volvo e Metrocard integram o consórcio vencedor da proposta para a rede de transporte limpo em Curitiba

A Cesbe, em consórcio com a Nórdica Volvo e a Associação Metrocard, acaba de receber aprovação do projeto proposto para a implantação da rede de...


Jan 12, 2017, 07:10 ET Centerboard Group Portfolio Company, Signor Lodging, acquires 1,056 room lodging facility from Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan

Centerboard Group, through its portfolio company Signor Lodging, has acquired the 1,056 room Rocanville lodging facility from Potash Corporation of...


Jan 12, 2017, 06:30 ET PNM Resources Management to Meet with Investors

PNM Resources (NYSE: PNM) management will meet with analysts and investors this week in Florida. During the meetings, management is expected to...


Jan 12, 2017, 06:04 ET Solar Wolf Energy Inc is rapidly expanding into the southwest, Texas, & southeastern states.

With a new year comes news for Boston's own Solar Wolf Energy (SWE) CEO Ted Strzelecki announced today that with recent time spent throughout Texas...


Jan 12, 2017, 06:00 ET As Cold Winter Weather Continues, Consumers Energy Offers Tips to Stay Safe, Reduce Energy Costs

Consumers Energy is offering tips to help households better manage their energy use as Michigan weather continues to bring cold temperatures. "We...


Jan 12, 2017, 03:49 ET Penglai 19-9 Comprehensive Adjustment Project Commences Production

HONG KONG, Jan. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- CNOOC Limited (the "Company", SEHK: 00883, NYSE: CEO, TSX: CNU) today announced that the Penglai 19-9...


Jan 12, 2017, 01:30 ET S&P Global Platts China Steel Sentiment Index Slumps in January

Chinese steel market sentiment slumped in January ahead of the Lunar New Year holiday period at the end of the month, with expectations for long...


Jan 12, 2017, 00:00 ET Platts China Oil Analytics: China Apparent Oil Demand Rose 4% Year over Year in November

China's apparent* oil demand in November 2016 hit the second highest level on record to 11.44 million barrels per day (b/d), according to an...


Jan 11, 2017, 17:13 ET La respuesta ante emergencias de FPL gana premios nacionales por excelencia en recuperación y asistencia

Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) anunció hoy que ha recibido los galardones "Recuperación de Emergencia" (Emergency Recovery) y...