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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May 03, 2016, 13:00 ET Mon Power Ratifies Five-Year Contract with IBEW Local 2357

Mon Power, a FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) utility, announced today that it has ratified a new five-year contract agreement with employees...


May 03, 2016, 13:00 ET Landis+Gyr Unveils Energy and Capacity Optimization Strategy at Annual Customer Conference

 Today, Landis+Gyr revealed an Energy and Capacity Optimization System (ECOS) as part of a long-term strategy to address energy distribution...


May 03, 2016, 12:30 ET Tri Global Energy Helps Texas Remain Wind Leader in U.S.

 Tri Global Energy, the utility-scale renewable energy developer with wind farm projects located in Texas and New Mexico, leads Texas as the...


May 03, 2016, 12:05 ET PJM Ready To Meet Summer Demand

PJM Interconnection, operator of the nation's largest electric grid, is ready to meet the expected power demand of 61 million consumers this...


May 03, 2016, 12:02 ET BBVA Compass economists: Wind energy still a promising investment despite uncertainty

 Despite the Supreme Court's decision to stay the federal government's Clean Power Plan, which injected much uncertainty in the renewables...


May 03, 2016, 11:48 ET Vision Ridge Partners and GSSG Solar Announce Major Solar Project in Japan

Underscoring the major growth in Japan's renewable energy sector, Vision Ridge Partners and GSSG Solar today announced the financing of a major...


May 03, 2016, 11:30 ET DTE Energy and Vectorform revolutionize technician training through Virtual Reality

DTE Energy (NYSE: DTE) and Vectorform announced today a partnership to leverage virtual reality (VR) to advance high-consequence training. The...


May 03, 2016, 11:00 ET SolarReserve And Shenhua Group To Partner In Building 1,000 Megawatts Of Advanced Solar Energy Projects In China

 SolarReserve, LLC, a leading global developer of utility-scale solar power projects with proprietary advanced solar thermal energy storage...


May 03, 2016, 11:00 ET Noble Corporation plc to Present at the Citi Global Energy and Utilities Conference

Noble Corporation plc (NYSE:NE) today announced that Bernie G. Wolford, Senior Vice President - Operations, will present at the Citi Global Energy...


May 03, 2016, 10:36 ET As OPEC Infighting Continues, U.S. Becomes Energy Swing Producer

 When OPEC members couldn't agree at their April meeting to cap oil output in an effort to boost prices, did it signal the end of the cartel's...


May 03, 2016, 10:07 ET North American Power launches product that predicts, categorizes customers' upcoming electricity usage

North American Power is now offering Understandabill, a free monthly energy report that provides its customers with a forecast of how much...


May 03, 2016, 10:04 ET Rolta sichert mehrjährigen GIS-Auftrag von UK Power Networks in Höhe von mehreren Millionen Pfund

Rolta hat von UK Power Networks, einem großen Versorgungsunternehmen, das London, den Südwesten und den Osten von England mit Strom...


May 03, 2016, 10:00 ET NV Energy Rolls Out New Green Energy Opportunity for Large Customers

 In response to a growing interest from some of its largest customers who wish to be served by more renewable energy, NV Energy announced that...


May 03, 2016, 10:00 ET S&C Launches Vista® Underground Distribution Switchgear Load-Break Switches Rated 40 kA

S&C Electric Company, a smart grid leader shaping the future of power delivery, today at the IEEE PES T&D Conference and Exposition...


May 03, 2016, 09:45 ET Just Energy Customers Now Get More in Comfort, Convenience and Control with FilterEasy Partnership

Just Energy is pleased to announce that it is partnering with FilterEasy, a subscription-based service that delivers air filters directly to homes...


May 03, 2016, 09:30 ET Primus Green Energy Announces Offtake Agreement with Tauber Oil for Methanol System in Marcellus Region

 Primus Green Energy Inc., a gas-to-liquids (GTL) technology and solutions company that transforms methane and other hydrocarbon gases into...


May 03, 2016, 09:27 ET Big Apple Energy purchases Vantage Commodities Financial Services

 Big Apple Energy, LLC ("BAE") announced that it has purchased Vantage Commodities Financial Services, LLC ("Vantage"). Founded in 2011,...


May 03, 2016, 09:11 ET Global Water Resources, Inc. completes merger with GWR Global Water Resources Corp. and closes U.S. initial public offering

PHOENIX, AZ, May 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Global Water Resources, Inc. (TSX: GWR, NASDAQ: GWRS) (the "Company") announced today the completion of the...


May 03, 2016, 09:10 ET FMC Technologies Wins Spotlight on New Technology Award for InLine ElectroCoalescer at OTC

 FMC Technologies, Inc. won a Spotlight on New Technology award for its InLine ElectroCoalescer, and was recognized at the 2016 Offshore...


May 03, 2016, 09:00 ET Zenith Energy and Grupo Coremar Complete First Phase of Palermo Tanks Terminal

 Zenith Energy ("Zenith" or the "Company"), an international liquids and bulk terminaling company, and its partner Grupo Coremar, a...