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Solar FlexRack Signs Supply Contract with Swinerton for 26.4 MWAC Solar Project

PR Newswire - YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio, July 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Solar FlexRack™, a division of Northern States Metals and an innovative leader in photovoltaic mounting and solar tracker solutions, has completed a contract to supply a 26.4 MWAC solar power generation plant for Swinerton Renewable more...
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Green Point Research Launches Farmers First Initiative in Central Florida

PR Newswire - FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., July 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Green Point Research (GPR) continues its rollout of the Farmers First Initiative into Central Florida by partnering with Watershed Farms as they begin to grow hemp. more...
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President Uhuru Kenyatta inaugurated Africa’s largest wind farm

The Maravi Post - [External Link] The Lake Turkana Wind Power project is the largest wind farm in Africa. more...
Filed under: International

Eurasian Development Bank funds construction of solar park in Kazakhstan

Trend News Agency - Baku, Azerbaijan, July 23 By Nargiz Sadikhova - Trend: Eurasian Development Bank (EDB) has allocated funding to Hevel Kazakhstan (Russian Hevel Group's Kazakh subsidiary) for the purchase of the right for the construction and following use of the solar park more...
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Kenya moves closer to goal of 100% renewable energy generation by 2030

Mel Frykberg - JOHANNESBURG - Kenya has boosted its power generation capacity and is one giant step closer to reaching its goal of 100 percent renewable energy generation by 2030 after it launched the continent’s largest wind farm. more...
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Wind Power Plant Project

Tenders Monitor Africa-Asia - Company : SONG BUNG 2 HYDROPOWER PROJECT MANAGEMENT BOARD - BRANCH OF POWER GENERATION 2 CORPORATION - ONE MEMBER LIMITED COMPANY Address : Song Bung 2 Hydropower Project Management Board; No. more...
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By Kathleen Wolf Davis
On: September 7, 2016
About a week ago we shared a chat with Mike Ahern, director at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI), on the importance of education to adapt to more...
Filed under: Human Resourcess
By Corrie Goldman
On: September 5, 2016
Routers and switches in power grid communication networks direct electricity where it's needed, when it's needed. By and large, the switches are managed by predetermined, more...
Filed under: Risk Management
By Ellen Steiner
On: August 29, 2016
The world has moved from the “age of information” (1990 --- 2010) into the “age of the customer.” This is no longer the “customer-centric” paradigm more...
Filed under: Customer Care
By Todd Brecher
On: August 22, 2016
On July 21, 2016, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC or "Commission") issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NOPR) proposing to (1) collect a wide more...
Filed under: Policy, Regulatory & Legal
By Dick Munson
On: August 19, 2016
As a utility executive, it is the best of times, it is the worst of times. It is the age of innovation, it is the more...
Filed under: Risk Management
 

ENERGY BLOGS

Global Mineral-oil-based Lubricants Market to Grow at a CAGR of 2% Between 2014-2019 Research Report

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Global Geothermal Power Generation Market 2016 Industry Analysis, Segment & Forecast up to 2020

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By Jose Antonio Vanderhorst-Silverio - The whole title is "Is Bill Gates’ darker side ‘Energy Miracle,’ a brighter side institutional innovation under Great Capitalism?," which more...
 

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Basis-Risk nodal price forecast for the US interconnects

Friday Jul 26, 2019 - 2:00 PM Eastern US - Atlanta, GA - United States

The Nodal Reference Case is an annual, off-the-shelf database of 25-year Locational Marginal Price (LMP) fundamental forecast prices for thousands of nodes and hubs across the three transmission interconnects in the U.S. Join ABB for a 30-minute webinar answering FAQs more...

Filed under: General

Look Before You Leap: Create a Digital Twin to Simulate the Impacts of Digital Transformation on your People, Systems and Data

Tuesday Jul 30, 2019 - 3:00 PM Eastern US - Virtual Event

If you're not being disruptive, you're being disrupted. Whether it's shifting to ADMS, mitigating environmental risk, or creating new customer experiences, every utility on the planet is in a state of transformation. The objectives are clear, but what is the more...

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Field Service Amelia Island 2019

Monday Aug 19, 2019 - Wednesday Aug 21, 2019 - Amelia Island, FL - USA

Field Service launched in 2002 and has been dedicated to the growth of the service industry ever since. What started off as 100 people in a room discussing the future of service has become 500 senior-level executives being inspired while more...

Filed under: Mobile Workforce Management

IEPEC 2019

Monday Aug 19, 2019 - Thursday Aug 22, 2019 - Denver, CO - USA

IEPEC is a conference for energy program implementers, evaluators of those programs, local, state, national and international representatives, and academic researchers involved in evaluation. The purpose of this conference is to provide a forum for the presentation, as well as more...

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SCADA Technology Summit

Wednesday Aug 28, 2019 - Thursday Aug 29, 2019 - Rosemont, Il - USE

SCADA Technology Summit is an event focused on the technical advancements and economic developments in the SCADA and ICS markets. This is a once-a-year opportunity for professionals involved in SCADA/ICS technologies to learn the latest advancements in applications, technology, and more...

Filed under: SCADA