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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Jul 20, 2016, 08:07 ET Advanced Control Systems™ Selected to present at IEEE Mexico RVPAI 2016 on 'REMOTE TERMINAL UNIT UPGRADES: THE GE D20'

Advanced Control Systems (ACS™), a global provider of smart grid automation technology, was selected to present at the IEEE Mexico RVPAI 2016...


Jul 20, 2016, 07:35 ET Alternate Energy Sources Market offers Growth Opportunities for Industrial Valves and Actuators

In response to the drastic drop in oil prices, oil companies all over the world have been deferring exploration activities. This move has sent...


Jul 20, 2016, 06:30 ET Local Law Firm Hosts Town Meeting Tonight For Horsham-Warminster Residents Concerned About Water Contamination, Health And Safety

 Montgomery County attorney Joseph Feliciani will be joined by State Representative Todd Stephens, Esq., of Horsham, tonight at 6 p.m. at a...


Jul 20, 2016, 04:39 ET Solar Photovoltaic Arrives As a Mainstream Technology: A Look at the Game Changers

 Solar power is finally maturing as a key energy source on the global stage. In addition to green targets, energy independence, and distributed...


Jul 20, 2016, 04:30 ET SPI Energy Completes and Connects to Grid 2.4MW PV Plant in Japan

SPI Energy Co., Ltd. ("SPI Energy" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: SPI), a global provider of photovoltaic (PV) solutions for business, residential,...


Jul 19, 2016, 23:05 ET Statement From Hawaiian Electric Industries

 Although Hawaiian Electric Industries (HEI) has a long standing policy of not commenting on market rumors and speculation, in view of the...


Jul 19, 2016, 22:17 ET Pico Rivera Planning Commission Gives Greenlight To WRD Project

The Water Replenishment District of Southern California (WRD) Monday obtained approvals from Pico Rivera city officials to move forward with its...


Jul 19, 2016, 21:00 ET S&P Global Platts China Steel Sentiment Index Rebounded in July

 Sentiment in China's steel market rebounded strongly in July, with most market participants expecting steel prices to rise over the next...


Jul 19, 2016, 19:55 ET Hallador Energy Company Declares Quarterly Dividend

(NASDAQ: HNRG) – Today Hallador Energy Company declared a regular quarterly dividend of $.04 per share.  The dividend is payable on...


Jul 19, 2016, 19:24 ET North American Energy Saving and Performance Contracting Market

North American Energy Saving and Performance Contracting Market : A Market Being Stimulated by a Number of Opportunities The market for energy...


Jul 19, 2016, 18:58 ET Empresa Nacional del Petróleo Announces Commencement of Cash Tender Offer for its Outstanding 6.25% Notes Due 2019, 5.25% Notes Due 2020 and 4.75% Notes Due 2021.

 Empresa Nacional del Petróleo ("ENAP" or the "Issuer") and Citigroup Global Markets Inc. (the "Offeror" or "Dealer Manager") today...


Jul 19, 2016, 18:05 ET Thailand Market Study on Water Pump: Industrial Segment to Witness Highest Growth by 2021, Persistence Market Research

The water pump is a mechanical device the uses pressure or suction to transport water from one location to another. Centrifugal water pump offers...


Jul 19, 2016, 17:52 ET AERCO International Announces Appointment of James F. Dagley as President

 AERCO International, a Watts company and a leading supplier of boilers and water heating products, is pleased to announce that James F....


Jul 19, 2016, 16:21 ET Bill Barrett Corporation Provides Second Quarter 2016 Commodity Price and Derivatives Update

 Bill Barrett Corporation (the "Company") (NYSE: BBG) announced today that it is providing an update on certain second quarter of 2016 items,...


Jul 19, 2016, 15:30 ET Vivint Solar And Renovate America Align To Make Rooftop Solar More Accessible To Homeowners

Vivint Solar, Inc. (NYSE: VSLR), a leading national provider of residential solar energy systems, and Renovate America, the leading provider of...


Jul 19, 2016, 15:26 ET Natural Gas Utilities to Build Bikes for Local Children During Republican Convention in Cleveland

 Employees from the American Gas Association (AGA), Dominion and natural gas utilities will build bicycles for children in need in Cleveland,...


Jul 19, 2016, 15:09 ET Burns & McDonnell Ranks No. 1 Among Firms Serving the Electric Transmission & Distribution and Power Industries

The continued transformation of the power industry toward a more flexible and reliable power grid designed to accommodate low- and no-carbon...


Jul 19, 2016, 14:45 ET FirstEnergy Prepared to Handle July Heat Wave

FirstEnergy Corp.'s (NYSE: FE) distribution and transmission systems are prepared to meet the anticipated increase in customer electricity usage...


Jul 19, 2016, 14:27 ET Holland Energy Park Earns Envision® Platinum Award

 Holland Energy Park recently received the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure's (ISI) Envision Platinum award recognizing the...


Jul 19, 2016, 14:15 ET Southern Company subsidiaries announce leadership changes

 Southern Company today announced executive leadership changes involving several of its subsidiaries, effective July 30. John G. Trawick has...