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 19, 2017, 14:30 ET New Dates and Location Announced for Hart Energy's 2017 Midstream Texas Conference

Texas is home to the Permian Basin, North America's most active oil-producing region. The Lone Star State also represents nearly one-third of the...


Jan 19, 2017, 14:22 ET Solar Roof Dynamics expands throughout Southern California, plans to enter new markets

Solar Roof Dynamics, the leading solar solutions provider to the roofing industry, today announced its successful expansion into the Southern...


Jan 19, 2017, 13:30 ET FirstEnergy to Sell Competitive Natural Gas and Hydro Assets to LS Power Equity Partners

FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) today announced it has entered into an agreement to sell four competitive natural gas generating plants in...


Jan 19, 2017, 12:56 ET Vivint Solar Expands into New Hampshire

Vivint Solar, Inc. (NYSE: VSLR), a leading full-service residential solar provider, today announced that it has expanded availability of its solar...


Jan 19, 2017, 12:18 ET Coreworx Interface Management Implemented on $3.6 Billion Petrochemical Complex Project in Oman

Coreworx announced that its interface management solution was selected and implemented on a $3.6 Billion dollar (US) petrochemical complex project...


Jan 19, 2017, 11:30 ET CMS Energy's Board Of Directors Increases Quarterly Dividend On Common Stock By 7 Percent, To 33.25 Cents Per Share

The Board of Directors of CMS Energy today increased the quarterly dividend on the company's common stock by 7 percent, to 33.25 cents per share,...


Jan 19, 2017, 11:30 ET HOUSTEX 2017: What's Ahead for Southwest Manufacturing, Oil and Gas

HOUSTEX, a manufacturing trade event that brings together leaders of Southwest manufacturing to explore and evaluate new technologies, makes its...


Jan 19, 2017, 11:14 ET Dominion's Project Plant It!® Now Open for Online Registration

Online enrollment for Project Plant It!, the free environmental education program created by Dominion Resources to teach children about the...


Jan 19, 2017, 11:10 ET FirstEnergy's Pennsylvania Utilities' Rate Settlement Approval Will Help Continue Reliability Enhancements

FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) announced today the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PPUC) has approved the company's base rate case...


Jan 19, 2017, 11:00 ET Waste Management Austin Data Center Earns Energy Star Certification

Waste Management Austin Data Center Earns EPA's ENERGY STAR® Certification for Superior Energy Efficiency. Waste Management's Austin Data Center...


Jan 19, 2017, 11:00 ET 1st comprehensive cost/benefit study of climate policies in San Joaquin Valley finds over $13 billion in economic benefits, mostly in renewable energy

Amid concerns about the economic and employment impacts of California's ambitious climate policies, the first comprehensive, academic study of...


Jan 19, 2017, 10:50 ET Andrews Logistics Orders 100 New Peterbilt Trucks

Andrews Logistics, a Texas-based transporter of bulk liquids and hazardous materials, has ordered 100 new Peterbilt 579 trucks. Featuring the...


Jan 19, 2017, 10:22 ET Peabody Energy Reaches Agreement With Unsecured Creditors' Committee On Company's Proposed Plan Of Reorganization

Peabody Energy today announced that the company has reached agreement by which the Unsecured Creditors' Committee (UCC) will support the company's...


Jan 19, 2017, 10:00 ET En marzo de 2017 los gobiernos de América Latina discutirán en Washington D.C. sobre oportunidades de inversión en proyectos de energía

Entre el 9 y 10 de marzo de 2017, ministros de energía, reguladores y directores de servicios públicos de México, Chile, Argentina, Guatemala,...


Jan 19, 2017, 10:00 ET Governos da América Latina discutem oportunidades de investimentos em projetos de energia em março de 2017, Washington D.C.

De 9 a 10 de março de 2017, ministros de energia, empresas reguladoras e chefes de serviços essenciais do México, Chile, Argentina, Guatemala,...


Jan 19, 2017, 10:00 ET Duke Energy says it's time again to "Share the Warmth"

Unseasonably warm temperatures right now might fool a few robins or crocuses, but Duke Energy employees know that it's a long way to spring. That's...


Jan 19, 2017, 09:00 ET Purkeys Provides Free Educational Videos for Training Technicians

For more than a year, Purkeys has used their website as a platform for providing fleet technicians with free electrical training videos and online...


Jan 19, 2017, 08:55 ET Albemarle Corporation Announces Early Tender Results of Maximum Tender Offers for Certain Outstanding Debt Securities

Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB) (the "Company" or "Albemarle"), a leader in the global specialty chemicals industry, today announced the early...


Jan 19, 2017, 08:35 ET Acclaim Energy Announces Senior Management Team Addition

Houston-based Acclaim Energy (acclaimenergy.com) today announced the senior management team addition of Scott Sallman as vice president –...


Jan 19, 2017, 08:30 ET Greenwell Energy Solutions Acquires Exclusive Energy Services

Greenwell Energy Solutions (Greenwell), an independent specialty provider of completion and production services for the upstream energy industry,...