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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Aug 29, 2016, 08:03 ET CH2M and the City of Grants Extend Partnership with Unanimous Approval of an 8-Year Contract

 The City of Grants, New Mexico, unanimously approved an 8-year contract renewal with CH2M to provide Operations Management (OM) services for...


Aug 29, 2016, 08:00 ET Minn. Nature Center Installs Sunverge System to Deliver Reliable, Renewable Power for Community Emergency Center in Duluth

 Sunverge Energy, a leading provider of intelligent energy storage systems for residences and small businesses, today announced the Hartley...


Aug 29, 2016, 06:45 ET NextEra Energy reaches agreements with global financial institutions for Oncor transaction

 NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) today announced that it has secured access to a broad contingent of leading financial institutions to act as...


Aug 29, 2016, 06:34 ET NextEra Energy and NextEra Energy Partners to meet with investors during the month of September

 NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) and NextEra Energy Partners, LP (NYSE: NEP) today announced that members of the senior management team are...


Aug 29, 2016, 06:00 ET Consumers Energy Shares Tips to Safely Maintain Vacation Homes during Winter Months

 Labor Day signals the unofficial end to summer, and for many Michigan residents it is also the time when vacation homes are closed for the...


Aug 29, 2016, 06:00 ET ReneSola Announces Results of Annual General Meeting

ReneSola Ltd ("ReneSola" or the "Company") (www.renesola.com) (NYSE: SOL), a leading fully-integrated solar project developer and provider of...


Aug 29, 2016, 01:00 ET Maailmanpankki nimeää Greyrockin Direct Fuel Production™ -menetelmän edistyneimmäksi GTL-teknologiaksi

 Greyrock ilmoitti tänään, että yhtiön suora polttoainetuotanto (Direct Fuel Production™, DFP) on saanut...


Aug 29, 2016, 01:00 ET Greyrock Direct Fuel Production™ von der Weltbank als fortschrittlichste Technologie für die Umwandlung von Gas in Flüssigkeiten anerkannt

 Greyrock gab heute bekannt, dass die Direct Fuel Production™ (DFP) Technologie des Unternehmens von der Global Gas Flaring Reduction...


Aug 29, 2016, 01:00 ET Greyrock Direct Fuel Production™ er ifølge World Bank den mest avancerede teknologi til GTL (Gas til væsker)

 Greyrock offentliggjorde i dag, at GGFR (Global Gas Flaring Reduction Partnership fra World Bank) har anerkendt virksomhedens teknologi...


Aug 28, 2016, 07:00 ET Sinopec Achieves Operating Profit RMB35.1 Billion in 1H2016

China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation ("Sinopec" or the "Company") (HKEX: 386; SSE: 600028; NYSE: SNP) today announced its interim results for...


Aug 28, 2016, 04:05 ET Kenon Provides Updates on IC Power's Cerro del Aguila and Samay I plants

SINGAPORE, Aug. 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Kenon Holdings Ltd. (NYSE: KEN; TASE: KEN) ("Kenon") is providing the following updates with respect to...


Aug 27, 2016, 00:01 ET U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for August 27: Well Being

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: WELL BEING Profile America — Saturday, August 27th. The U.S....


Aug 26, 2016, 22:32 ET Ecopetrol S.A. has been notified of Resolution 53015 of 2016, issued by the Superintendence of Industry and Commerce

Ecopetrol S.A. (BVC: ECOPETROL; NYSE: EC) has been notified of Resolution 53015 of 2016, issued by the Superintendence of Industry and Commerce,...


Aug 26, 2016, 18:31 ET Ecopetrol's Extraordinary Shareholders' Meeting

Due to the vacancies in the Board of Directors, the Chief Executive Officer of Ecopetrol S.A. (BVC: ECOPETROL; NYSE: EC) hereby calls on...


Aug 26, 2016, 18:21 ET Northern Power Systems Provides Update Regarding Filing of Disclosure Documents

 Northern Power Systems Corp. (TSX: NPS), (the "Company" or "Northern Power Systems"), a next generation renewable energy technology company,...


Aug 26, 2016, 17:45 ET Consolidated Water Co. Ltd. Announces Signing Of A Public-Private Partnership Contract For The Rosarito, Mexico Desalination Plant

 Consolidated Water Co. Ltd. (NASDAQ Global Select Market: "CWCO") ("Consolidated Water" or "the Company"), which develops and operates...


Aug 26, 2016, 10:09 ET PPL to Pay Quarterly Stock Dividend Oct. 3

PPL Corporation (NYSE: PPL) declared a quarterly common stock dividend on Friday, Aug. 26, of $0.38 per share, payable Oct. 3, 2016, to shareowners...


Aug 26, 2016, 08:30 ET Par Pacific Holdings Announces Launch Of $50 Million Common Stock Rights Offering

 Par Pacific Holdings, Inc. (NYSE MKT: PARR) ("Par Pacific" or the "Company") today announced the launch of a registered rights...


Aug 26, 2016, 07:08 ET JinkoSolar Signs USD25 Million Tradeline with Maybank

JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. ("JinkoSolar" or the "Company") (NYSE: JKS), a global leader in the photovoltaic (PV) industry, today announced that...


Aug 26, 2016, 07:00 ET Chesapeake Energy Corporation Announces Increase In Size Of Cash Tender Offers For Contingent Convertible Senior Notes

 Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) announced today that, with respect to its offers to purchase for cash (the "Tender Offers") the...


Aug 26, 2016, 07:00 ET Chesapeake Energy Corporation Announces Early Results Of Cash Tender Offers For Non-Convertible Senior Notes

 Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) reported today the results to date of its pending cash tender offers (the "Tender Offers") for the...


Aug 26, 2016, 06:30 ET ReneSola Announces Sale of Solar Project in Japan

ReneSola Ltd ("ReneSola" or the "Company") (www.renesola.com) (NYSE: SOL), a leading solar PV project developer and provider of energy-efficient...


Aug 26, 2016, 06:00 ET Consumers Energy Supervisor Receives Patriot Award for Supporting Employee's National Guard Reserve Training Needs

A Consumers Energy meter reading supervisor has been recognized by the U.S. Defense Department for her willingness to accommodate an employee and...


Aug 25, 2016, 20:18 ET Water Midstream Partners Announces Expansion in Howard County, Texas

Water Midstream Partners, LLC ("Water Midstream") announces the expansion of its Howard County Saltwater Gathering System to support new horizontal...


Aug 25, 2016, 19:33 ET FPL está siguiendo con cautela a Invest 99L y se está preparando para experimentar condiciones climáticas severas a través de partes de su territorio

Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) anunció hoy que, debido a la presente trayectoria proyectada de la onda tropical Invest 99L, la...