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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Feb 17, 2017, 08:00 ET CEFC China Ranks 34th Among World Energy Companies; Only Private Company in China's Top Ten Energy Companies

China Energy Company Limited (CEFC China) is ranked 34th among the Fortune Global 500's energy industry list. Among the top ten Chinese energy...


Feb 17, 2017, 07:08 ET Southern Trust Home Services Offers Tips On Choosing Water Filtration Systems

Recent news about the quality of water that enters your home has brought to light the potential dangers lurking in our tap water. Homeowners are...


Feb 17, 2017, 07:00 ET Gastar Exploration Announces Capital Transaction with Funds Managed by Ares Management, Updated STACK Play Well Results, 2016 Year-end Reserves and 2017 Capital Plan

Gastar Exploration Inc. ("Gastar" or the "Company") (NYSE MKT: GST) announced today that it has entered into a definitive securities purchase...


Feb 17, 2017, 06:45 ET LyondellBasell Board Authorizes Interim Dividend

LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) today announced that its Supervisory Board has authorized the company's Management Board to declare an interim dividend...


Feb 17, 2017, 06:35 ET Spectra Energy Partners Reports Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2016 Results

Spectra Energy Partners, LP (NYSE: SEP) today reported net income of $327 million, including net income from controlling interests of $301 million,...


Feb 17, 2017, 06:30 ET Spectra Energy Reports Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2016 Results

Spectra Energy Corp (NYSE: SE) today reported net income of $208 million, including net income from controlling interests of $115 million, for the...


Feb 17, 2017, 06:00 ET Pioneer Energy Services Reports Fourth Quarter 2016 Results

Pioneer Energy Services (NYSE: PES) today reported financial and operating results for the quarter ended December 31, 2016. Notable items include:...


Feb 17, 2017, 00:01 ET Iowa Utilities Board Ruling Will Strangle Solar Industry in Iowa, Says Ideal Energy Inc.

The Iowa Utilities Board (IUB) recently accepted a proposed rule change from Alliant Energy, one of Iowa's two major electric utility providers....


Feb 16, 2017, 18:17 ET Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure Capital, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call

Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure Capital, Inc. ("Hannon Armstrong," "we," "our," or the "Company;" NYSE: HASI), a leading investor in...


Feb 16, 2017, 17:56 ET Kevin Kopczynski Joins Northern Power Systems Board of Directors

Northern Power Systems Corp. (TSX: NPS), a next generation renewable energy technology company, today announced that Mr. Kevin Kopczynski...


Feb 16, 2017, 17:55 ET NorthWestern Reports 2016 Financial Results

Company reports GAAP diluted earnings per share of $3.39 for 2016 Non-GAAP Adjusted diluted earnings per share of $3.30 within guidance range of...


Feb 16, 2017, 17:44 ET Ace Ethanol to Install D3MAX Cellulosic Ethanol Pilot Plant

D3MAX has announced the completion and shipment of its pilot plant employing the patented D3MAX cellulosic ethanol technology. The pilot facility...


Feb 16, 2017, 17:02 ET Adams Resources Announces First Quarter 2017 Dividend

Adams Resources & Energy, Inc. (NYSE MKT: AE) announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend in the amount of $.22...


Feb 16, 2017, 17:00 ET Grupo Rotoplas Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Results

Grupo Rotoplas S.A.B. de C.V. (BMV: AGUA) ("Rotoplas", "the Company" or "the Group"), the leading provider of individual and integrated water...


Feb 16, 2017, 17:00 ET PJM Board Promotes Thomas O'Brien To Senior Vice President And Chief Information Officer

The PJM Board of Managers has promoted Thomas O'Brien to senior vice president and chief information officer. O'Brien previously was vice president...


Feb 16, 2017, 16:43 ET The Sol Train: "Climate, Faith, Solar Connection"

The Sol Train is a 10 week tour hosted by faith based groups to spread the news about home solar -- a hope filled response to climate change that...


Feb 16, 2017, 16:37 ET CH2M inspires next generation to dream bigger in celebration of National Engineers Week

CH2M is proud to join thousands of engineers, students and teachers to celebrate the 66th National Engineers Week, February 19 to 25, 2017....


Feb 16, 2017, 16:15 ET ONEOK Partners Posts Schedule K-1 Online

ONEOK Partners, L.P. (NYSE: OKS) today announced that its 2016 tax packages, including the Schedule K-1, will be available online beginning...


Feb 16, 2017, 16:15 ET MRC Global Announces Fourth Quarter 2016 Results

MRC Global Inc. (NYSE: MRC), the largest global distributor, based on sales, of pipe, valves and fittings and related products and services to the...


Feb 16, 2017, 16:05 ET SunPower Supplying 64.4 Megawatts of High Efficiency Solar Panels for Seven La Compagnie du Vent Solar Power Plants

SunPower (NASDAQ:SPWR) announced today that it will supply 64.4 megawatts (MW) of its high efficiency E-Series solar panels for the construction of...